Agricultural college graduate Toby Dean – now a sheep farmer and budding entrepreneur- has been revealed as an unsuccessful applicant for the Cambridgeshire County Council farm tenancy that was awarded to deputy leader Roger Hickford.
Five farms in Cambridgeshire are looking for new entrepreneurial and enthusiastic tenants as part of the county council’s re-letting programme which has opened to tender.
More than a year after he moved into his county council farm, deputy council leader Roger Hickford continues to enjoy a reduced rent whilst preparation for work on his new home is under way.
Plans have been submitted for a therapeutic “community farm” to help vulnerable and disadvantaged people in and around Wisbech.
A 42-year-old man and 35-year-old woman have been arrested on suspicion of human trafficking offences in the Fens.
A large labrador from Emneth who struggled to walk has shed more than a third of her weight after ditching her sizeable diet.