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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.

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Steve Barclay
Saturday, January 19, 2019

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.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Friday, January 18, 2019

Barclays Bank branches in Whittlesey and Chatteris are set to close in four months following a decline in users, bosses have confirmed.

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United Kingdom
Thursday, January 17, 2019

There are warnings about the potential impact Brexit could have on Cambridgeshire, with possible fuel and medicine shortages, as well as the likelihood of a lack of care workers, cleaners, and other key staff.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, January 17, 2019

The day Royal Papworth Hospital made history was celebrated this week, marking 40 years since their first heart transplant.

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

MPs have rejected Theresa May’s Brexit plans by an emphatic 432 votes to 202 in a historic vote which has thrown the future of her administration and the nature of the UK’s EU withdrawal into doubt.

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Theresa May
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

The village hall in Little Thetford is set to kick-off the country-wide project celebrating England’s community buildings.

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Do you fancy learning more about an extraordinary craft project at Wisbech and Fenland Museum?

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

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.

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Theresa May
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

The March branch of the Ely Foodbank – which has seen a 30 per cent increase in users since it opened six years ago - received a £400 boost from members of the Rotary Club of March.

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Rotary Club
Monday, January 14, 2019

March Town Cricket Club held their annual dinner, with former England batsman Derek Randall their guest speaker.

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United Kingdom
Monday, January 14, 2019

A handful of young Cambridgeshire residents have received their Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award after completing various challenges.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Monday, January 14, 2019

You’re bound to have a nice day at Thetford Forest this summer as one of the UK’s biggest rock bands will take to the stage.

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United Kingdom
Sunday, January 13, 2019

Funny, charming and thought-provoking play The Wisdom Club will be performed at the Theatre Royal in Bury St Edmunds from January 30 to February 9.

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United Kingdom
Friday, January 11, 2019

It was all smiles today for Kit Owen, the deputy mayor of March, after he married his young Filipino bride after a whirlwind courtship.

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Kit Owen
Friday, January 11, 2019

An Islamic scholar will give a talk at the Babylon Gallery in Ely on Wednesday January 23.

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United Kingdom
Friday, January 11, 2019

A court order to safeguard potential victims against human trafficking has been obtained for a Fenland car wash after an investigation.

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UN Court
Thursday, January 10, 2019

A dedicated countryside campaigner who gave her “heart and soul” to Cambridgeshire for more than 40 years has died at .

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United Kingdom
Thursday, January 10, 2019

A Cambridgeshire charity has won a grant to help the elderly or those on low incomes with advice on their energy bills.

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United Kingdom
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Fenland Council is taking to Twitter to test public opinion on its future plans.

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Paul Medd
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Brexit Secretary and NE Cambs MP Steve Barclay suggested that the abuse heaped on MP Anna Soubry was one reason why a second vote should not be held.

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Steve Barclay
Monday, January 7, 2019

Over 30 questions have been put to Cambridgeshire County Council as part of our investigation into how the deputy leader of the council Roger Hickford acquired the tenancy of a county council farm.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Friday, January 4, 2019

A Wisbech school that was at the bottom of the league tables for SATS results has fought back to bring community spirit, positivity and learning into focus.

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United Kingdom
Thursday, January 3, 2019

An extra £2m will be spent over the next three months to repair and resurface roads at 26 sites across the Fens.

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Norfolk County Council
Thursday, January 3, 2019

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.

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Alex Mayer
Thursday, January 3, 2019

Cambridge geneticist Giles Yeo is coming to St Peter’s Church in Ely to talk about his new book on Tuesday January 22.

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St Peter's Church
Monday, December 31, 2018

A man who lives in Wisbech has been awarded an MBE for his services to community cohesion and preventing radicalisation.

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United Kingdom
Monday, December 31, 2018

A volunteer and Cambridgeshire fire officer who came to the UK as a child refugee has been awarded an MBE by Her Majesty The Queen in the New Year’s Honours list for showing “determination and drive to connect people from different areas and backgrounds”.

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Chris Strickland
Saturday, December 29, 2018

A staggering 11 million passengers have boarded a train at Cambridge this summer in comparison to only 200 at Shippea Hill less than an hour away.

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United Kingdom

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