Mesh implants to treat incontinence are being stopped immediately in hospitals across England after the Government stepped in just days after launching a safety review.
Rugby has been in the spotlight at Wisbech Grammar School (WGS) as five sides represented the school at the National Schools Rugby VIIs competition at Rosslyn Park.
Officially opening in 1583, the University of Edinburgh has produced many distinguished characters, from Nobel laureates and Olympic champions to space explorers and prime ministers.
Nearly 300 biking enthusiasts piled into Littleport over the bank holiday weekend for a Trikes R Us convention.
A landmark auction by Cambridgeshire-based Cheffins has seen a classic tractor sold for more than £90,000 – breaking the record for the highest price paid.
A bank – jointly owned by Trinity Hall, Cambridge, and the Cambridgeshire Local Government Pension Fund – has lent £1 million to two entrepreneurs to re-develop a Scottish castle.
An urgent appeal has gone out to help find Mika the Dogue de Bordeaux who was on her way to her new owner in the Fens but slipped her lead and went missing.
Fears for the long term safety of women’s mesh implants are growing as MPs joined a three hour debate in the House of Commons where Peterborough MP Fiona Onasanya slammed their use as “horrendous”.
Thousands of women given pelvic mesh implants seek further treatment for complications, according to a Government audit out today.
Local people can enjoy some ‘fun on the farm’ at Wilderland Farm in Haddenham this weekend during a one-off event.
A hospital in Blackpool is refusing to comment on a surgeon there who is denying they use vaginal mesh implants, in a trend being seen in hospitals across Britain, where women are assured the mesh scandal is just “media hype”.
Law Fertilisers of March has opened a new fertiliser factory in Scotland.
Surgeons are denying they use vaginal mesh implants, in a trend being seen in hospitals across Britain, where women are assured the mesh scandal is just “media hype”.
SE Cambs MP Lucy Frazer has taken her first tentative steps on the Westminster career path with her appointment today as Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State in the Ministry of Justice.
A Bowls player from Doddington has completed his third championship in time for the New Year, making him the new World Indoor Bowls Council under 25s Singles Champion for 2017.
A further nine vehicles have been seized by the Cambridgeshire Police Rural Crime Action Team in connection to hare coursing just before Christmas.
A Whittlesey man has raised £2,000 by tackling a gruelling cycling challenge.
Great British Bake Off contestant Ian Cumming has helped a tiny rail station in the Fens to lose its Great British Lack of Custom award.
Mesh is a growing global problem yet women are struggling to get the care they need if they suffer, a Parliamentary think tank heard this week.
The families of two people kidnapped in Nigeria, alongside a March GP and his wife, have spoken about the experience in the heart of the west African region renowned for dangerous political unrest.
Women suffering mesh problems in Northern Ireland have been told the operation will not be suspended because health officials insist that for many women it works.
Campaigners say the Government are putting women’s lives at risk by refusing to suspend controversial vaginal mesh operations.
A landmark study shows one in ten women suffer problems after having the most commonly used mesh operation given to hundreds of patients every year on the NHS.
Inmates at Whitemoor top security jail in March were handed an extra 947 days of additional punishment last year for breaking prison rules – a whopping 800 per cent increase on 2015.
A ballet shop in Wisbech has become a dance mecca for customers from across the globe with visitors from as far away as France and orders from a theme park in Dubai.
Our Day Out the musical is coming to the Theatre Royal in Bury St Edmunds.
Building firm Larkfleet Homes has published record results having built 399 homes in the last year, an 83 per cent increase on previous figures.