Adults with learning disabilities are keeping busy during the coronavirus lockdown thanks to an online activity scheme designed for their needs.

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Yesterday, 15:46

A Wisbech man is a cut above the rest and kept his promise to shave his head if he reached his fundraising target for Magpas Air Ambulance.

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Yesterday, 15:09

Police have named the man who died in a collision involving two HGVs on the A10 at Waterbeach earlier this month.

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Yesterday, 10:56

Burger King on the outskirts of Ely has reopened its drive-thru service, starting with a limited menu.

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

A March care home was placed into special measures weeks before the coronavirus lockdown after Government health officials rated it as ‘inadequate’.

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Peterborough Greyhound Stadium has announced that it will cease trading as the coronavirus outbreak and longer term social distancing measures will make the business no longer be viable.

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

A March grandmother is sharing a simple pattern she developed for face masks in return for donations towards the cost of PPE in local care homes.

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Monday, May 18, 2020

A broadband scheme which has helped hundreds of businesses and homes get faster and more reliable internet is still accepting new applications.

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Monday, May 18, 2020

Two of the six dogs that are being trained to ‘sniff out’ COVID-19 in humans are from Wood Green The Animals Charity, which is based in Cambridgeshire.

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Monday, May 18, 2020

A tax specialist may have retired after working for a Wisbech accountant for 30 years - but she’ll still be on hand to offer technical advice for anyone who needs her expertise.

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

A senior spokesperson of a Fenland care provider is calling for society to change its perception of social care and acknowledge more of the sector’s successes during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

A stunning wedding venue and its suppliers are offering an NHS worker the chance to to win a dream wedding next year.

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Monday, May 11, 2020

Three specialist dental clinics in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough are offering treatment for patients who need an emergency appointment during the coronavirus lockdown.

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Monday, May 11, 2020

A dog breeder is offering a cash reward for the safe return of 14 dogs and puppies stolen overnight from her premises in Upwell, near Wisbech.

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Friday, May 8, 2020

A mother has renewed calls for CCTV to be installed at a cemetery in March after items on her baby’s grave were tampered with and stolen - however Fenland Council say that “would not be an appropriate response”.

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Thursday, May 7, 2020

Early planning permission for a housing development on the former site of Pike Textile Display in Wisbech has been given the go-ahead by councillors.

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Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Hourly services from Soham took a step nearer as Network Rail submitted its planning application for a new rail station for the town.

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Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Support for those who are suffering a mental health crisis during the coronavirus pandemic has been strengthened across Cambridgeshire.

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Tuesday, May 5, 2020

A family has been “overwhelmed by the kindness of strangers” that have sent birthday cards to their brother who is worried about missing out on his 21st celebrations because of the coronavirus lockdown.

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Tuesday, May 5, 2020

A 90-year-old Ely resident plays a piano accordion every week to entertain his neighbours during the coronavirus lockdown.

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Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Officials have thanked all the frontline recycling and waste keyworkers for being “brilliant despite the incredibly challenging circumstances” throughout the coronavirus lockdown.

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Monday, May 4, 2020

Cambridgeshire County Council intends to reopen all nine recycling centres from Monday (May 11) as the government begins to ease its coronavirus lockdown measures.

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Monday, May 4, 2020

Both keen to commemorate VE Day in 1945, a father and son risked their own safety to make sure this flag of the Union Jack was proudly displayed high above Walsoken.

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

An international food and drink group which has factory sites in Wisbech and Long Sutton will donate at least 500,000 products to communities during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

More than five years after the application was submitted to planners, a development on the former site of Pike Textiles in Wisbech is up for discussion at Fenland District Council’s next planning committee meeting.

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

A small country park that offers holiday accommodation in the Fenland countryside is taking the relevant steps to also become a wedding venue.

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Cancer referrals across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough have dropped 60 pc since the start of the coronavirus outbreak, and anyone that could be showing early signs of the disease is urged to contact their GP.

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Fenland District Council will begin holding its public meetings online next week, starting with the Planning Committee next Wednesday (May 6).

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

A team member from KFC in Wisbech has had “NHS” with a heart shaved into her head - and raised £300 for hospital healthcare workers on the front line of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

A man who hid a Stanley knife from police in the waistband of his trousers when he was drunk outside a pub has been jailed for eight months.

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