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Malcolm James Bean Funeral. Whittlesey. Picture: Steve Williams.

Hundreds lined the streets of Whittlesey today in memory of retained firefighter and “true hero” Malcolm James Bean, who died last month.

15:34
Geoff Hobbs lorry leaves road, ends up overturned in a farm on A142, New Road junction, Chatteris. Picture: Steve Williams.

A driver had a lucky escape today when his lorry careered across the carriageway, narrowly missed a lamp post, took down some road signs and ended up on its side.

14:31
Farcet man, Imtiaz Baig, jailed for 16 years after grooming and raping a teenage girl

A man who groomed a teenager via Facebook and then raped her in a hotel room has been sentenced to 16 years in prison.

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Georgia and Emily Cumbridge, who live on Estover Road, March, stand by the huge tree that came within feet of hitting their house when high winds caused it to fall last night. Picture: Steve Williams.

A family in March had a lucky escape last night after heavy winds caused a 30-foot tree to fall in their garden and miss their home – and the family rabbit hutch - by a matter of feet.