Tuesday, March 6, 2018

A campaign group is set to ask the Secretary of State to intervene in a long-running saga against plans to extend a factory on farmland in Littleport.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Tuesday, March 6, 2018

More than 1,000 homes could be at risk in the Fens following a billion pound flood management scheme, councillors have warned.

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Anna Bailey
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Network Rail has been slammed for creating “frankly ridiculous” red tape which means it is taking far too long to build a new train station in Soham.

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James Palmer
Friday, February 23, 2018

Council leader pronounced he was “incredibly proud” after councillors agreed to freeze council tax for the fifth successive years.

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Anna Bailey
Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Two thirds of the 32 acre Scotsdales site at Fordham is to disappear after East Cambridgeshire District Council approved plans for 150 homes and a 75-bed care home.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, February 12, 2018

Employers will get the chance discover that ‘apprenticeships work’ – the theme of a special workshop next month.

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James Palmer
Friday, February 2, 2018

Council leader Charles Roberts believes that the growing numbers unable to get on the property ladder is a ‘political crisis’ for the Conservative Party that could lead to less people turning out to vote for them.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, January 29, 2018

Shoppers stepped back in time when one of the city’s tourist attraction opened up its rooms for an historic market of goodies from centuries gone by.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, January 19, 2018

Mayor James Palmer and his deputy, Councillor Charles Roberts, were debating tonight whether to press the Prime Minister to allow the Bayeux tapestry to go on display in Ely.

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James Palmer
Friday, January 12, 2018

Riverside frontage at Ely put up for sale by the Environment Agency for nearly £200,000 has been bought by East Cambs District Council in a move that could protect the future of three local businesses.

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East Cambs District Council
Thursday, January 4, 2018

An arboretum, lake, visitor centre, shops, café, and conference centre have been approved for the Barcham Trees site that will sprawl across 17 acres, provide an extra 25 job and attract tens of thousands of visitors annually. John Elworthy

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Europe
Wednesday, December 20, 2017

It was the £500,000 investment that sparked a neighbouring MP’s fury but the result was an agric-tech innovation hub that is attracting massive interest – and has now hosted a visit by East Cambs councillor.

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Steve Barclay
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Nearly 700 homes for Littleport are expected to be given the go ahead next Wednesday.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, November 27, 2017

A second deadline looms for anyone interested in taking over the arson hit Mepal Outdoor Sports Centre.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Thursday, November 23, 2017

The company behind a development of 12 luxury flats for the city centre has pulled the plug – for now – on their application to East Cambridgeshire District Council.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, November 10, 2017

Unofficial public spending watchdog the TaxPayers’ Alliance (TPA) singled out East Cambridgeshire District Council for being among 173 local authorities that pay its employees 65p a mile for using their own car.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Thursday, November 9, 2017

A new deputy mayor for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough has been appointed following the resignation of Huntingdonshire’s Robin Howe.

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James Palmer
Saturday, November 4, 2017

Residents of East Cambs are to be invited to pay a one-off charge of £25 for an extra blue recycling bin once the household waste service comes back under council control.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Protestors trying to stop the expansion of a Littleport concrete works say a noise impact assessment they commissioned shows more serious concerns than a similar report prepared by the site owners.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Tuesday, October 24, 2017

It’s been a familiar part of the Ely landscape for many years Little Chef has finally disappeared.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Sunday, September 24, 2017

He once stepped in to help broker the deal that secured it and now MP Steve Barclay has been to see for himself how Littleport’s new leisure centre turned out.

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Steve Barclay
Thursday, September 14, 2017

A cash boost of £400,000 from East Cambridgeshire District Council will be agreed next week to ensure an early start to extending the car park at Littleport station.

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Bill Hunt
Monday, September 11, 2017

An academic – and local resident - claims a £2 million expansion to FP McCann’s Littleport concrete plant would only create half the number of jobs as proposed.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, September 1, 2017

A lorry driver who smashed into Soham’s rare historic weighbridge when his sat nav took him down a narrow street had to be stopped from driving away by a pub customer who jumped in front of the large haulage truck.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, August 28, 2017

Estate agent and district councillor Ian Bovingdon has called for permission to be given to a man who wants to build two eco log cabins near to where Mayor James Palmer is building his new ‘exemplar’ home.

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James Palmer
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Some people have too much money than is good for them. So many famous people fall by the wayside because they cannot cope with the excessive payments they receive.

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James Palmer
Thursday, August 3, 2017

The team behind the conversion of Tower Mill in Little Downham is heading to London after being short listed for a national award.

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East Cambs District Council

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