Friday, March 22, 2019

Former town mayor Nick Meekins is the latest to be recruited by the newly formed independent group fighting May’s local elections to Fenland District Council.

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Will Sutton
Saturday, February 23, 2019

The unprecedented spectacle of the leader and three cabinet colleagues – including the portfolio holder for finance – abstaining on the budget vote for 2019/20 provided tangible evidence of the split within Conservative controlled Fenland District Council.

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Chris Boden
Monday, February 11, 2019

A surplus of £56,000 in one of its accounts was used by Fenland Council to support a newly created Brexit fund in the event of a no deal over leaving Europe.

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Chris Boden
Thursday, January 10, 2019

CCTV control in Fenland will be moved to Peterborough in a bid to save more than £60,000 and reduce crime in both areas.

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Steve Tierney
Wednesday, December 19, 2018

The Fenland town where more than 70 per cent of the population voted ‘leave’ in the 2016 referendum is to press Prime Minister Theresa May to toughen her stance on Brexit.

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Steve Barclay
Monday, December 17, 2018

Children from Burrowmoor School and the talented March duo Back Two enlivened the annual civic carol service hosted by the mayor, Councillor Jan French.

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John Elworthy
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

The people of Wisbech waited in the cold this afternoon to give a right royal welcome to the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall.

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Steve Tierney
Monday, November 26, 2018

Festive cheer and carols echoed out as hundreds descended on Wisbech for the ever-popular Christmas lights switch-on event.

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Sam Hoy
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Conservative councillors who waged a social media campaign in support of Wisbech town council leader Sam Hoy ahead of a conduct hearing against her are themselves now under investigation for allegations of bullying and intimidating the complainant.

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Sam Hoy
Friday, November 2, 2018

Hosting wedding ceremonies, Christmas carol services and soup kitchens, storytelling sessions and building a miniature ride-on railway for children are just some of the exciting ideas set to make Wisbech Castle a vital part of the town once again.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, September 21, 2018

The Mayor of Wisbech was joined by members of the town council as he opened up the annual Statute Fair in the town centre.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, September 14, 2018

Four letter words peppered the air as uproar erupted at a Fenland Council meeting last night that only ended when a protestor was removed from the council chamber.

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Kit Owen
Monday, September 3, 2018

Vandals smashed up lanterns and other items in the gardens of Wisbech Castle and left them broken and strewn around the area.

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Sam Hoy
Friday, August 17, 2018

An inspirational woman from Wisbech has raised more than £800 for charity after making a giant ball out of loom bands.

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Steve Tierney
Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Councillors refused an application to keep seven first floor windows, replace two and install railings to protect against anti-social behaviour at a hair salon in Wisbech.

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Steve Tierney
Tuesday, June 19, 2018

A plaque has been unveiled in Wisbech to honour the man who brought the Rolling Stones to the town.

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Octavia Hill
Friday, June 8, 2018

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”.

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Steve Barclay
Saturday, May 12, 2018

When Patrick O’Dell, who was mayor of Wisbech in 2002/3, died in February his funeral went ahead without any Wisbech councillor, or current mayor Steve Tierney, in attendance. It attracted criticism at the time from another former mayor Nick Meekins; former town clerk ERBIE MURAT has now penned his own tribute – and joined the criticism of the current council.

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Steve Tierney
Saturday, April 28, 2018

The Wisbech Museum was the venue for Wisbech & District Camera Club this week courtesy of The Curator.

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Steve Tierney
Friday, April 27, 2018

A man fears he may lose his job due to changes in the timetable of a vital bus service that could be scrapped.

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Steve Tierney
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Wisbech mayor Steve Tierney believes he has found the answer to the town’s on going public loos crisis – get shopkeepers to put up ‘welcome here’ stickers and open them to anyone caught short.

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Steve Tierney
Monday, April 23, 2018

Celebrations took place in Wisbech when the town council organised its St George’s Day festival.

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Steve Tierney

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