Monday, March 25, 2019

Andy Wright, a former chairman of East Cambridgeshire District Council, has died.

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Mike Rouse
Monday, March 18, 2019

Bewick’s swans may have flown to the rescue of opponents of a concrete factory’s expansion plans at Littleport.

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Littleport
Monday, March 11, 2019

An Ely councillor who will quit his role ahead of the May elections has lost his fight to stop seven homes from being approved on the site of a former orchard in the city.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, February 20, 2019

I was appalled to learn from an article in last week’s Ely Standard (‘Finders keepers . . .’) that Cambridgeshire Police, in line with other police-forces nationwide, plans to introduce new restrictions regarding the acceptance and reporting of the lost property, which public-spirited people bring to police stations for safe-keeping and maybe restoration to its rightful owners.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Longer trains will be stopping at Littleport and Waterbeach from next year after Network Rail agreed a £27 million improvement package that will lengthen platforms to enable eight car services to stop there.

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Steve Barclay
Sunday, February 17, 2019

Tory controlled East Cambridgeshire District Council will vote on Thursday to throw the proverbial baby out with the bath water and remove its emerging local plan – and two years of scrutiny – from independent examination.

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Anna Bailey
Sunday, February 17, 2019

In 2015, the Council adopted a local plan that introduced policies that empowered communities to be more involved and lead on development in their area.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, February 11, 2019

The owner of a Cambridgeshire building company has spoken of his four year battle to bring affordable housing to Littleport.

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Cambridgeshire
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Trains with double the number of carriages are desperately needed to tackle commuter over-crowding in rush hour, a meeting heard.

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James Palmer
Monday, January 28, 2019

Price Bailey has been appointed liquidator to the Ely publishing company Melrose Press Ltd that has gone into administration with debts approaching £500,000.

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Australia
Monday, January 21, 2019

Children at Highfield Academy in Littleport can enjoy “an exciting adventure” every time they use the playground thanks to a £2,000 grant from Tesco’s Bags of Help community scheme.

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Tesco
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Libraries in our region have joined forces for a new season of ‘jam-packed’ performances and workshops coming in February.

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whittlesey
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

A new cycle route link from Soham to Ely and an upgrade to the footway on the A142 Witcham Toll will be improved as part of £3 million funding for road safety.

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Graham Hughes
Friday, December 14, 2018

Brave two-year-old Drew was recovering from major surgery when he thought he would miss out on a Christmas visit from Santa – that was until he arrived on his hospital ward with a present and a high five.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Friday, December 7, 2018

An organised crime gang responsible for more than 200 burglaries over an 11 month period have been jailed for a total of 71 years.

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St Ives
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

A woman has recalled the terrifying moment she discovered her neighbour’s burning down outhouse in Littleport.

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Cambridgeshire Fire
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

A man who died in a two car crash has been named.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Monday, November 5, 2018

A man died in a two vehicle collision on the A10 between Littleport and Ely today.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Thursday, November 1, 2018

An organised crime gang with masked members from Ely, Beck Row and Willingham committed 200 burglaries costing victims £2 million in an 11-month crime spree -stealing BMWs, Audis, firearms, cash and jewellery.

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AUDI
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

A Halloween dispersal order is in place in Littleport until 5am tomorrow (Thursday November 1) as the village is, according to officers, “a current policing priority” due to “excessive anti-social behaviour”.

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Littleport
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

A family-friendly Halloween wrestling event attended by 300 people raised more than £2,000 for charity at the weekend.

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Cambridge
Monday, October 29, 2018

Seven months after Mayor James Palmer committed almost half a million pounds to rejuvenating nine town centres across Cambridgeshire, Chancellor Phillip Hammond today turned regeneration of our high streets into a major plank of his Budget strategy.

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James Palmer
Monday, October 22, 2018

Three Counties Running Club were out on the town in Cambridge when they took part in the Town and Gown 10k race.

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Maisie Macdonald
Saturday, October 13, 2018

A teenage girl is being sought by police after reports that she killed a hedgehog in Littleport.

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Facebook
Tuesday, October 2, 2018

More than 2,500 F1 carp have been introduced to Head Fen Lakes and Fisheries ready for the winter season.

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United Kingdom
Sunday, September 23, 2018

What local volunteer Amanda Wall described as “a group of amazing dogs and handlers” were guests of the US Air Force at Mildenhall on Saturday.

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Mike Rouse
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Plans have been submitted for a railway station platform to be extended, which could see eight-car trains between King’s Lynn and Cambridge.

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East Cambs District Council
Monday, September 17, 2018

A man who allegedly threatened a taxi driver with a knife was caught by police after he tried to book another taxi.

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Ely
Monday, September 17, 2018

Roads in Ely, Littleport, Little Thetford and Witcham Toll are being resurfaced as part of a countywide programme of work, starting next week.

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Cambridge

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