GALLERY: Wisbech Town 1 - 1 Spalding United

10:29 10 February 2014

Tom James. Picture: Steve Williams.

Tom James. Picture: Steve Williams.

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Tony Battersby’s goal helped Wisbech Town earn a hard-fought point against high flying Spalding United on Saturday.

Spalding went into the game having won 23 of their 24 United Counties League matches this season.

But they came up against the Fenmen in determined mood, with players keen to impress ahead of Saturday’s FA Vase 5th round clash away at Hadleigh United.

Ex-Tulip Battersby put Wisbech ahead on 15 minutes - he blocked a clearance from Spalding goalkeeper Michael Duggan before chasing down the loose ball and blasting past the scrambling keeper.

Mark Jones levelled for Spalding on 61 minutes - Lea Jordan saved Chris Hall’s strike but the ball fell nicely for the alert Jones, who slid home.

10:47

Arsonists set fire to a derelict building in March last night.

10:00
Simon Fairhall CEO of Living Sport receiving a £1845 donation from Samantha and Adam Triggs of 3B Design & Print Ltd

A print business based in March has donated £1,845 to an organisation which promotes sport in Cambridgeshire.

09:52
Sainsbury's March, Left: Lisa Moore Volunteer, myself Michelle Connolly and Lauren Crofts.

Sainsbury’s in March has donated the store’s Christmas tree to a house for homeless young people in Wisbech.

Yesterday, 17:23
'Downton Abbey' cannabis factory. Day two of the police operation at the £1milliion Fenland mansion (Photo: Kallum Ryan-Mueller)

Police revealed they have so far found 1,500 cannabis plants inside the ‘Downton Abbey’ Fenland mansion they raided yesterday.

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