Disgraced councillor Simon King – suspended from the ruling Tory group at Fenland Hall over an expenses scandal – will not stand for his Wisbech seat in the May local elections.
Plans for a new 600-place secondary school in Wisbech will go on display during consultation events in January.
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.
The Mayor of Wisbech was joined by members of the town council as he opened up the annual Statute Fair in the town centre.
A scrutiny committee set up to examine the work and actions of Conservative mayor James Palmer and the Conservative controlled combined authority fell apart on Friday after it was boycotted by Conservative councillors.
MP Steve Barclay commended the ‘fantastic work’ of a team of volunteers to repair and rejuvenate Wisbech Castle, which he describes as “a hidden gem at the heart of the town for many years”.