Wednesday, November 7, 2018

A shed in a March street that could have been torn down due to planning regulations has been approved to stay despite councillors being divided during a near-40 minute debate.

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Will Sutton
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Tories in Whittlesey are threatening to split from the NE Cambs Conservative Association (NECCA) after a bitter row over the deselection of councillors on Fenland District Council.

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Steve Barclay
Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Youngsters are enjoying a summer of fun after a £160,000 play area and skate park has opened in Friday Bridge after seven years of campaigning.

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Steve Barclay
Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Councillors refused an application to keep seven first floor windows, replace two and install railings to protect against anti-social behaviour at a hair salon in Wisbech.

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Steve Tierney
Wednesday, July 18, 2018

A derelict barn will be transformed into a tea room and a Ti-Pee camping site opened at a farm in Parson Drove.

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Will Sutton
Monday, May 21, 2018

A Whittlesey councillor has been re-elected chairman of Fenland District Council – just days after quitting her role as chairman of the local Conservative association.

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Will Sutton
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Disarray in the Conservative Party in Fenland spilled over into the annual meeting of the local association with a blistering attack by president Victor Aveling on the de-selection of sitting councillors.

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Alex Miscandlon
Thursday, March 15, 2018

The North East Cambridgeshire Conservative Association is split over a rule change that has allowed party activists to de-select four district councillors – three of them cabinet members.

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Alex Miscandlon
Thursday, February 22, 2018

It was one of the oddest budget debates of recent times as Fenland Council couldn’t quite find the heart to deliver up a threatened three per cent rise in council tax.

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Will Sutton
Friday, February 16, 2018

New Fenland Council leader Chris Seaton has sacked two £8,500 a year cabinet members who backed him but handed the £8,000 a year scrutiny committee chairmanship to the man he defeated.

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Will Sutton
Friday, February 9, 2018

Councillors last night opted for what many regard as a safe pair of hands by voting in Chris Seaton as the new leader of Fenland District Council.

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Chris Boden
Thursday, February 8, 2018

Wisbech councillor Simon King is fighting for his political career after a decision was taken to refer his expenses claim to a conduct committee made up of mainly Conservative Party colleagues.

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Chris Boden
Friday, February 2, 2018

A ruthless purge by party activists has claimed another significant scalp at Fenland Hall with the de-selection of the third cabinet member in a matter of weeks.

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Chris Boden
Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Councillors who refused 32 homes at 28-30 High Street, Manea were described by a Government inspector as offering “unreasonable and untenable” reasons for turning the application down.

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Will Sutton
Tuesday, December 19, 2017

More disabled people living in Fenland will be able to get help they need to continue living in their own homes thanks to almost £84,000 of extra Government funding.

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Will Sutton
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

The number of rough sleepers in Wisbech has doubled since the beginning of the year, says Fenland Council.

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Will Sutton

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