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Rose Barn, Ely Road, Sutton

An events venue is under threat after planners claim its continued use will result in “uncontrolled parking of vehicles and coaches” on a private access road fronting the A142.

Jason Wing Principal of Neale Wade Academy, March. Picture: Steve Williams.

School pupils and parents across Fenland are being given a hard-hitting warning from police on the dangers of ‘sexting’.

A previous illegal rave near Burwell

“You will be turned away” is the warning from police about planned activity to hold a rave in the March area this weekend.

Corsa in ditch at Grunty Fen

Police said a woman driver was “incredibly lucky” to escape injury yesterday after her Vauxhall Corsa left the road and overturned in a ditch.

Road traffic collision Parson Drove. Fire crews inspect the damage

Two people had to be freed by firefighters last night after a collision on Main Road, Parson Drove.

Eel throwing contest - Market Place - trophy up for grabs sponsored
 by the Chamber of Commerce. Winner with 15.80 metres was Naomi Mccombie from Atrium fitness, Picture: Steve Williams.

Ely Market Place succumbed to an eel invasion today when the third annual eel throwing competition for people who work in the city took place... and a new champion was crowned!

Ed Gowler finishing the London Marathon

Edward Gowler, owner of Skylark, completed the London marathon with a time of 5 hours and 2 minutes and raised over £2,500 for his chosen charity the Royal British Legion.

Adoption in Cambridgehsire beats national targets

Cambridgeshire is one of only four councils in the country that meets targets for settling children into adoptive homes.

Woman killed in A142 collision near Sutton

Police have named a woman who died following a collision on the A142 (Ely Road) near Sutton yesterday afternoon (April 27).

Peterborough News

Yesterday, 12:06
Peterborough City Hospital

Kidney patients have welcomed an announcement that a special dialysis unit is being built in Peterborough.

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PCC elections for Cambridgeshire; hustings event April 29, Oasis Centre, Wisbech, 7.30pm

All four candidates vying to become Cambridgeshire police and crime commissioner will be at a public meeting tonight (Fri) at 7pm at the Oasis Centre, Wisbech.

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Seven car collision on the A1 at Peterborough

A casualty had to be freed by fire-fighters and taken to hospital after a seven car collision on the A1 Peterborough last night.

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Cllr James Palmer.

Prospects of a devolved new ‘super powerhouse’ for East Anglia looked slimmer than ever tonight as the Government set out a ‘take or it leave’ deal that would include an elected mayor.

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'Beacon', Live event in St. Johns Church, Dec 2012, photo by Luke Payn

Prepare to see a creative digital intervention by two artists – Jenny Johnson (Whittlesey) and Luke Payn (Peterborough) – when The Imagination Studio comes to St Mary’s Church next weekend.

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Peterborough City Hospital

People are being urged to keep their blistered heels and loose teeth away from emergency departments over the Bank Holiday weekend.

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Whittlesey-based group No Gain No Pain UK

Specialist medical equipment worth more than £5,000 has been donated by a Whittlesey charity to help patients control pain.

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Lotto winners from Whittlesey, Lorraine and Derek Daniels celebrating today after being presented with their winnings.

A father and daughter from Whittlesey are celebrating a life-changing Lotto win after picking up more than £729,026.

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Photo Galleries

Yesterday, 16:31
Eel throwing contest - Market Place - trophy up for grabs sponsored
 by the Chamber of Commerce. Winner with 15.80 metres was Naomi Mccombie from Atrium fitness, Picture: Steve Williams.

Ely Market Place succumbed to an eel invasion today when the third annual eel throwing competition for people who work in the city took place... and a new champion was crowned!

St George Parish Council Chairman Ian Rowland with three St Georges', Matt Morgan, Dean Bird and Mike Coles.

Knights and princesses spent time at a pub for a St George’s Day celebration.

Stowford Farm Meadows

Will Stowford Farm Meadows be crowned the king of sites in the Great British Park off?

The Stage 3 Juniors at the Ely branch of the Mark Farnham Schools of Tae Kwon-Do.

The Ely branch of the Mark Farnham Schools of Tae Kwon-Do got a kick out of getting their gradings, after 50 fighters of all ages secured belts.

The coffin arrives for the funeral of David Gest arriving at Golders Green Crematorium in north London.

Mourners have remembered music producer and TV star David Gest at a funeral service in Golders Green.

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