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Two ‘hiding’ men described as ‘gardeners’ who were in the UK illegally and had been asked to help grow what they believed to be Bonsai trees and tomato plants have been jailed after police discovered £800,000 worth of cannabis.

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Shoppers in Wisbech are being warned of two young males selling suspected fake perfume and aftershave from a carrier bag.

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A Cambridgeshire MEP has blamed Brexit for the “hole in the high street” as discount retail store Poundworld goes into administration.

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A scrutiny committee set up to examine the work and actions of Conservative mayor James Palmer and the Conservative controlled combined authority fell apart on Friday after it was boycotted by Conservative councillors.

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A Wisbech man who ‘lashed out in a fit of jealousy’, kicking, punching and threatening to burn his partner’s hair has been jailed for three years.

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Cambridgeshire Police and Crime Commissioner Jason Ablewhite is encouraging victims of hate crime to access a Restorative Justice programme as he joins forces with national charity ‘Why Me?’

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Fenland councillor Sarah Bligh has announced she is leaving the Conservative party to join the Liberal Democrats after “bitter infighting” and “oppressive overtones” within the Tory group.

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A former senior police officer has said it would not be practicable to instal crash barriers along miles of fen waterways after his wife was killed when her car left the car and ran into a drain.

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High Street, March, was blocked on Wednesday (June 13) outside of the Oliver Cromwell hotel after a two vehicle collision that left the 92-year-old passenger of one car and the driver of the other both badly shaken.

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Two men charged with the murder of Sam Mechelewski appeared in court yesterday (Wednesday June 13).

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A Chatteris man was one of two men charged tonight in connection with the death of 20-year-old Sam Mechelewski of Huntingdon.

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Bikers are invited to dig out their cameras for a campaign to show that to the world they may be just one person, but to one person they’re the world.

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A young boy was given roadside emergency care after he and an adult male were trapped inside a car following a multi vehicle accident in Wimblington.

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A 15-year-old boy has been charged with four offences in connection with two sexual offences in Peterborough in 2017.

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A woman was taken to hospital after a car overturned following a collision on the A47 near Wisbech..

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A community project aimed at keeping disadvantaged children and families active, fed and occupied during the school holidays has launched in Wisbech.

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A Cambridgeshire man – who was arrested last year – has been found guilty of 30 sexual offences against six children after a four-week trial.

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A talented teenager from Chatteris is one step closer to turning her dream into a reality as she is the first harp player from East Cambridgeshire to be awarded a place at the Royal Academy of Music Junior Academy.

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With rail services through Manea abandoned for the day because of damage to two bridges, I thought I would test for myself how villagers are coping. They may be coping but clearly the rail network isn’t.

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All trains have been cancelled from March rail station today (June 1) after Manea bridge needs ‘emergency repairs’.

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An extension to the M11 could forge a “dynamic” new link between London, Cambridge and Peterborough, and it could be entirely funded by private investors.

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New “garden villages” could help pay for a metro system in the city, as well as providing an answer to Cambridgeshire’s housing crisis.

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A garage owner has been jailed for 27 months for defrauding friends and customers out of more than £91,000.

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Police are to step up town centre patrols across Cambridgeshire during the World Cup in a bid to crackdown on anti-social behaviour.

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Last year’s Fenland Business Awards business of the year Precise Component Manufacture Limited answers our quickfire questions.

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It was a childhood dream of Kieran Lambourne to represent his country in football – and at 18-years-old he’ll be doing just that when he steps out on the pitch for England at the Amputee World Cup.

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A woman who did nothing to protect a toddler from being punched in the face has been jailed for more than four years.

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A motorcyclist was seriously injured in the early hours of yesterday - 24 hours before Cambridgeshire police launched a week long safety campaign aimed at riders on the county’s roads.

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The mayor of Cambridgeshire’s combined authority has denied pushing for a power grab amid accusations he is behaving like a “tin pot Donald Trump”.

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Gallery: Wisbech swimmers continue strong form

Sunday, May 27, 2018

Wisbech Swimming Club was out in force for the City of Peterborough Swimming Club Last Chance Regional Qualifier gala over the weekend of April 13-15.

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