Visitors enjoyed the sparkling lights and season of good will at the 20th annual Christmas tree festival at St Mary’s Church in Whittlesey.
It may have been a chilly start to the day in Ely but Prince Charles brought warmth and charisma to the city – even bagging himself a peck on the cheek from a fan.
Dramatic footage shows how fire crew tackled a major blaze in Cambridgeshire which closed several roads and could be seen for miles.
Firefighters dealt with the field fire on the edge of St Neots.
The Observer’s political cartoonist and top children’s illustrator Chris Riddell has offered to design the secret page 49 of this year’s Ely 501 book.
Ely Pop Up Gospel Choir is hoping to raise £5,000 for children in Kenya as more than 60 singers take to the stage for the third year.