It was a family affair at the 40th anniversary of the Whittlesey Straw Bear Festival when the event’s founder, his son and eight year old grandson dressed up in straw for the event.
Large numbers turned out to support the Ely for Europe campaign group as they joined a national day of action on Saturday to keep the UK as part of the EU.
Straw Bear Festival fans from around Europe are preparing to join the 40th event in Whittlesey this weekend.
Two Fenland roads are among nine being targeted by police in a bid to clamp down on speeding motorists.
The Chicago Blues Brothers Motown Mission is coming to the King’s Lynn Corn Exchange on Thursday January 24.
March commuters face an unwelcome price hike on their return to work – as the annual season ticket to Kings Cross breaks the £6000 barrier for the first time.
A man who lives in Wisbech has been awarded an MBE for his services to community cohesion and preventing radicalisation.
This week, Peter Sharkey looks at why thousands of people are using lifetime mortgages to buy a home in the sun.
Two lorry drivers, who tried to smuggle more than 1.5 million cigarettes into the UK hidden between bags of wood pellets, have been jailed after an investigation by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).
A popular Christmas song inspires finance columnist, Peter Sharkey, to look at what investment has been like in 2018.
It was a night of foot-stomping melodies, country-pop choruses and a dose of Irish charm from Derek Ryan in Hunstanton.
A contract worth £160 million is set to bring the F-35 Squadron to RAF Lakenheath to become the first permanent international site for the fighter planes in Europe.
MP Steve Barclay warned today that a key part of his new job as Brexit Secretary will to prepare the country for all scenarios including “deal or no deal”.
The chairman of new Brexit Secretary’s North East Cambridgeshire constituency association tonight welcomed his promotion – but in the same interview felt it was time for the prime minister to go.
A popular family-run fish and chip shop that was in Wisbech for more than 20 years has reopened its doors after closing in 2000.
A large crowd gathered for the lighting of the city’s new beacon of peace to commemorate the end of a remarkable Remembrance Day in Ely.
Guy Shropshire, the inspirational farmer, agricultural innovator and founder of the G’s Group, one of Europe’s leading salad and vegetable suppliers, has died just short of his 93rd birthday.
MP Steve Barclay visited an award-winning Fenland pig farm as part of his work with the National Farmers’ Union (NFU).
Saving for a prolonged period of travel is essential, says our financial columnist Peter Sharkey. And now might just be the best time to go.
Cambridgeshire’s servicemen who died on the battlefields of Belgium and France during the First World War have been remembered at a ceremony in Ypres, Belgium, attended by Euro MP Alex Mayer.
Cambridgeshire County Council has decided against supporting the People’s Vote campaign for the public to have a say on the final Brexit deal.
‘You have reached your final destination’ – Chatteris duo, Dan and Dave, have finally arrived in Toyko, the capital of Japan.
A talented singer from Wisbech has taken to the high seas in a big break of his career onboard one of the largest fleets of cruise ships in the UK.
A film showcasing Wisbech, the location of one of Nestlé Purina Petcare’s factories, has been released as part of a series profiling the UK communities where Nestlé has a presence.
Cambridge surgeons saved nine lives in six months using livers that, until now, would have been considered unsuitable for transplant.
Hundreds of people will attend a Brexit rally in Cambridge this Sunday to demand a people’s vote on the final deal.
One thousand people signed a petition in less than 24 hours calling for a motorcross track to be reopened for 28 days during winter.
Two car enthusiasts from Chatteris are getting ready to embark on a 12,500 mile trip from Cambridgeshire to Japan in a 52-plate Toyota Yaris.
• As SCNF 9043 trundled into London St Pancras at 17:30 last Saturday, it marked the end of the 2018 Grumpster Italian adventure (Bay of Liguria).
Ely-based theatre company KD Productions is bringing its ‘Summer Variety Show’ to The Maltings for two performances only.