Yesterday, 18:06

Community transport provider FACT may be asked to play a major part in helping vulnerable and elderly people access shopping and prescriptions during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Yesterday, 14:02

As Editor, I receive many letters –some of them uplifting, some sad, some raising serious issues and many political.

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Saturday, March 28, 2020

A confused picture is emerging of how local councils are responding to the coronavirus pandemic when it comes to keeping alive their traditional markets.

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Saturday, March 28, 2020

Wisbech got a taste of a toughening on travel today as police randomly stopped drivers in a bid to keep all movement to a minimum.

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Friday, March 27, 2020

Former Wisbech mayor Jonathan Farmer has suggested police consider the use of tasers on children found out and about unnecessarily during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Friday, March 27, 2020

Former Wisbech councillor Alan Lay has spoken movingly of his wife Brenda, also a former town councillor, who died earlier this month,

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

‘Together we will get through this, stay safe’ - the words of Connor Saunders, 9, and now plastered across the front of his family home for all the world to see,

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

Entrepreneur Mick George – who controls a company with up to 20 subsidiaries –has posted record profits for the past year.

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

All road projects across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough run by the county and city council have been halted.

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

A massive ‘war chest’ has been given to Fenland District Council by the Government that will see hundreds of small businesses receive grants of up to £25,000 from early April.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Three patients at Peterborough City Hospital and another at Hinchingbrooke Hospital, Huntingdon, have died from coronavirus disease.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge, says it has taken “the very difficult” decision to ban visitors.

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Paul Bullen, the former UKIP leader on Cambridgeshire County Council, has had his Twitter account suspended after claiming most people don’t care about coronavirus and urging pubs and restaurants to re-open.

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Sunday, March 22, 2020

A Wisbech church at the heart of Rose Fair says it must “withdraw its contribution” this year because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Sunday, March 22, 2020

The history of Peterborough Cathedral – founded as a monastic abbey in 654 AD – unexpectedly added a new chapter to its long and glorious history today as it live streamed a Mothering Sunday service from behind closed doors.

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Saturday, March 21, 2020

The Ministry of Justice confirmed today that an officer at top security Whitemoor Prison, March, has tested positive for coronavirus

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Friday, March 20, 2020

A poignant moment from Ely Cathedral as the senior members of the girls’ choir choose to sing Mendelssohn’s wonderful setting of words from Psalm 121.

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Friday, March 20, 2020

He’s the jewel in the local radio crown and with his latest musical effort going viral on social media we can expect much more from Fens entertainer Johnny Dee.

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Thursday, March 19, 2020

Convicted sex offender Andre Day, 22, from Wisbech, was jailed today for breaching a sexual harm prevention order (SHPO) just days after it was issued

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Thursday, March 19, 2020

Public libraries across Cambridgeshire will remain open for now but in neighbouring Norfolk all will close on Saturday.

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Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Both Fenland and East Cambridgeshire District Council will be offered a blank cheque by the Government in a bid to mitigate the worst effects of coronavirus locally.

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Wednesday, March 18, 2020

MP Steve Barclay says the Government is using existing mechanisms, rather than inventing new ones to tackle the coronavirus pandemic “which would be operationally slower”.

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Wednesday, March 18, 2020

SE Cambs MP Lucy Frazer revealed today she is self-isolating after a family member developed symptoms of the coronavirus.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

“Remember that defeat does not lie in getting pushed over. Defeat lies in not picking yourself back up”.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Entertainer Roy Hudd – a familiar figure to Cambridge audiences – has died at 83.

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Monday, March 16, 2020

Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) – with two of its four campuses in Cambridge and Peterborough – is to suspend all face to face teaching.

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Monday, March 16, 2020

Motorists are being warned that the A605 from Whittlesey to Peterborough road is to close for two weeks from April 2.

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Saturday, March 14, 2020

Nearly 300 people packed into the Queen Mary Centre in Wisbech on Friday night to hear MP Steve Barclay pledge to fight proposals for a £300 million energy from waste incinerator in the town.

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Friday, March 13, 2020

Police confirmed to Cambridgeshire County Council this week that no action will be taken against deputy leader Roger Hickford following the awarding to him of a county council farm tenancy.

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Friday, March 13, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has given an unexpected £71,400 bonus to the acting police and crime commissioner for Cambridgeshire.

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