Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Specialist contractors will tomorrow spend the day removing 12 giant bags of asbestos dumped on a river bank in a remote part of the Fens.

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Fenland Police
Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Former special constable Peter Freeman is the latest recruit to join the newly-formed independent group fighting May's local elections to Fenland District Council.

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Will Sutton
Monday, March 25, 2019

A hostel for vulnerable homeless people in Wisbech is at risk of closure in seven days if a deal isn't struck with a new housing provider.

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Fenland District Council
Monday, March 25, 2019

A clean up operation costing thousands of pounds is under way to clear 12 bags of asbestos dumped on the river bank in a remote part of the Fens.

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Fenland Police
Thursday, March 21, 2019

Anglian Water say that sewers in Lake Close are privately owned and no work has been carried out by them, despite claims from housing association Clarion.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, March 14, 2019

A barn needs so much work done that converting it to a three-bedroom bungalow is unreasonable, says a report by a Government inspector.

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Fenland Council
Thursday, March 14, 2019

Claims of bullying and failing to respect other councillors irrespective of party politics have been given as reasons by the 'gang of four' for quitting the Tory Party to stand as independents on Fenland District Council.

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Will Sutton
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Another free event for Fenland landlords will be held at The Boathouse Business Centre in Wisbech following two successful runs last year.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Friday, March 8, 2019

Today I spoke to the four new independent councillors at Fenland - all members of the ruling group until 12.20pm when their resignation letters were received by the Conservative Association locally.

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Mike Cornwell
Friday, March 8, 2019

Four councillors - including a cabinet member -today quit the Conservative whip at Fenland District Council and announced the formation of an independent group to fight the May elections.

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Will Sutton
Wednesday, March 6, 2019

An annual grass cutting programme is underway across Fenland with the equivalent of more than 3,000 football pitches set to be mowed.

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Peter Murphy
Sunday, March 3, 2019

A potential major investment by the Chinese into the Fens has been scuppered partly by uncertainty over Brexit, says a report by Fenland District Council.

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David Oliver
Friday, March 1, 2019

A Conservative member of the scrutiny committee that oversees the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority (CAPCA) has backed Mayor James Palmer's bid to increase the number of staff in his personal office.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Friday, March 1, 2019

Enforcement officers tackling littering and dog fouling crimes on the streets of Fenland are set to dedicate time for community activities as part of a new contract.

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Peter Murphy
Wednesday, February 27, 2019

A state-of-the-art skate park has been officially opened in Wisbech after a huge community effort to provide young people with a new and improved facility.

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Peter Murphy
Friday, February 22, 2019

Departing £120,000 a year chief executive Beverley Agass has negotiated a settlement with her bosses at South Cambridgeshire District Council that will include a £200,000 pension contribution to soften the blow.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Wisbech Police Station - with 80 years remaining on its lease - is staying where it is after police and crime commissioner Jason Ablewhite made the surprise announcement today.

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Jason Ablewhite
Tuesday, February 19, 2019

A father-of-two, whose daughter survived a rare and aggressive childhood cancer, is in training for the London Marathon to help others battling the disease.

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Fenland District Council
Sunday, February 17, 2019

March Street Pride has been awarded £4,000 to help them create a new floral project in the town.

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Peter Murphy
Friday, February 15, 2019

A battle to build a house on an overgrown site in Wisbech has been won by developers after plans were refused due to crime and living conditions.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

It is full steam ahead for the future of community rail in Fenland after a community partnership has been relaunched with a new logo and branding.

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David Oliver
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Beverley Agass, the chief executive of South Cambridgeshire District Council and a former executive director of Fenland District Council, has suddenly left her post.

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Fenland District Council
Friday, February 8, 2019

An indoor bowls club in Wisbech that has been forced out of the Hudson Leisure Centre will fold in two months unless a new venue is found.

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Fenland District Council
Thursday, February 7, 2019

A Wisbech shop has lost an appeal to install roller shutters to protect against anti-social behaviour after more than 200 crimes in the area in two years.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Wednesday, February 6, 2019

A landmark 30 metre beech tree in Wisbech Park is being felled after an inspection found it poses a risk to the public.

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Peter Murphy
Wednesday, February 6, 2019

A vandal-stricken fountain in Wisbech is flowing with a new-look design after being restored.

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Peter Murphy
Monday, February 4, 2019

A popular March town centre car park has been given a new lease of life following a £250,000 renovation by Fenland District Council.

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Peter Murphy
Saturday, February 2, 2019

There are nearly as many rough sleepers on the streets of Fenland - and mainly Wisbech - than in Cambridge.

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District Council
Friday, February 1, 2019

New One Stop Shop services could be set up in empty office space in Wisbech and Fenland Hall in March.

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Fenland Council

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