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Mick George Ltd fined £500,000 after tipper vehicle came into contact with overhead power lines - the driver narrowly escaped serious injury
A well-known Fenland company has been fined more than £500,000 after one of its drivers narrowly escaped serious injury when their tipper vehicle came into contact with overhead power lines.
today 15:11
Uninsured drink driver using a fake licence gets two-year ban and £600 fine
A man who pleaded guilty to drink driving with no insurance and using a fake licence has been given a two-year ban and fined £600.
today 13:05
Jailed rapist has sentence extended following new ‘vicious’ attack in Cambridgeshire prison
A convicted rapist who attacked a female Cambridgeshire prison guard by grabbing her throat and choking her in his cell has had 32 months added to his sentence.
today 10:59
Wisbech Rugby Club talk future plans at annual meeting
Wisbech RUFC have begun preparations and planning for the next season.
today 09:56
Jail for Wisbech man caught with knife and tools after police officer saw him acting suspiciously
A Wisbech man who was wanted for criminal damage and causing actual bodily harm was caught with a knife and tools after he was seen acting suspiciously by a plain-clothed officer.
today 09:56
Cheers! Elgoods Brewery in Wisbech to distribute to Argentina as they tap into global thirst for British beer
Wisbech-based Elgoods Brewery expects to double its international sales in the next 12 months as they distribute in Argentina after tapping into the global demand for high-quality British beer.
yesterday 17:08
Judge sentences Whitemoor inmate who threatened and held hostage two prison officers with a razor blade
A man serving a life sentence after starting a fire outside his ex-girl friend’s home pulled out a razor blade and held prison staff hostage at Whitemoor Prison, March, a court was told.
yesterday 12:56
Dumped dog was so badly matted RSPCA only discovered his right foot had rotted away once they had shaved and cleaned him up
A severely matted dog dumped by a roadside was in such a bad condition that when a RSPCA team shaved him they found his right foot had completely rotted away.
yesterday 12:56
REVIEW: ‘Ocean’s 8’ is a timely all-female take on how to pull off the ultimate heist
With a star-studded female cast including Helena Bonham Carter, Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway and Rihanna, ‘Ocean’s 8’ is the ultimate heist movie - it really has to be seen to be believed.
yesterday 11:53
Soham motorbike death crash biker named as 24-year-old American serviceman Adam Naber
A man who died after his motorbike crashed on the A142 in Soham has been named as American serviceman Adam Naber.
yesterday 11:53
An evening of jazz with Julian Bliss Quintet at Chatteris Music Society church concert
Chatteris Music Society will host the Julian Bliss Quintet on Saturday June 30 when they perform ‘A trip down Tin Pan Alley’ at Chatteris Parish Church.
yesterday 11:53
Wisbech Team Hockey Club deliver coaching sessions to school to improve youngsters fitness
Wisbech Town Hockey Club have teamed up with Peckover School and volunteer coaches are delivering an hours coaching each week to years three and four.
yesterday 10:50
Wisbech St Mary footballer selected for England’s under 16 team
A footballer from Wisbech St Mary has been selected for the England under 16 team.
yesterday 10:50
Wisbech road worker dies after being involved in crash involving road sweeper truck in Surrey
A man from Wisbech was killed in a crash involving a road sweeper truck in Egham, Surrey.
yesterday 09:47
COLUMN: Attitude change needed towards cannabis use for health reasons
Attitude change needed towards cannabis use for health reasons
yesterday 07:41
Fantastic five from March Marlins Swimming Club head to regionals
Five members of the March Marlin Swimming Club qualified for the Regional Championships this year which was held over two different weekends at Norwich and Luton.
2018-06-18 20:02
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Mick George Ltd fined £500,000 after tipper vehicle came into contact with overhead power lines - the driver narrowly escaped serious injury
A well-known Fenland company has been fined more than £500,000 after one of its drivers narrowly escaped serious injury when their tipper vehicle came into contact with overhead power lines.
today 15:11
Uninsured drink driver using a fake licence gets two-year ban and £600 fine
A man who pleaded guilty to drink driving with no insurance and using a fake licence has been given a two-year ban and fined £600.
today 13:05
Jailed rapist has sentence extended following new ‘vicious’ attack in Cambridgeshire prison
A convicted rapist who attacked a female Cambridgeshire prison guard by grabbing her throat and choking her in his cell has had 32 months added to his sentence.
today 10:59
Wisbech Rugby Club talk future plans at annual meeting
Wisbech RUFC have begun preparations and planning for the next season.
today 09:56
Jail for Wisbech man caught with knife and tools after police officer saw him acting suspiciously
A Wisbech man who was wanted for criminal damage and causing actual bodily harm was caught with a knife and tools after he was seen acting suspiciously by a plain-clothed officer.
today 09:56
Cheers! Elgoods Brewery in Wisbech to distribute to Argentina as they tap into global thirst for British beer
Wisbech-based Elgoods Brewery expects to double its international sales in the next 12 months as they distribute in Argentina after tapping into the global demand for high-quality British beer.
yesterday 17:08
Judge sentences Whitemoor inmate who threatened and held hostage two prison officers with a razor blade
A man serving a life sentence after starting a fire outside his ex-girl friend’s home pulled out a razor blade and held prison staff hostage at Whitemoor Prison, March, a court was told.
yesterday 12:56
Dumped dog was so badly matted RSPCA only discovered his right foot had rotted away once they had shaved and cleaned him up
A severely matted dog dumped by a roadside was in such a bad condition that when a RSPCA team shaved him they found his right foot had completely rotted away.
yesterday 12:56
REVIEW: ‘Ocean’s 8’ is a timely all-female take on how to pull off the ultimate heist
With a star-studded female cast including Helena Bonham Carter, Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway and Rihanna, ‘Ocean’s 8’ is the ultimate heist movie - it really has to be seen to be believed.
yesterday 11:53
Soham motorbike death crash biker named as 24-year-old American serviceman Adam Naber
A man who died after his motorbike crashed on the A142 in Soham has been named as American serviceman Adam Naber.
yesterday 11:53
An evening of jazz with Julian Bliss Quintet at Chatteris Music Society church concert
Chatteris Music Society will host the Julian Bliss Quintet on Saturday June 30 when they perform ‘A trip down Tin Pan Alley’ at Chatteris Parish Church.
yesterday 11:53
Wisbech Team Hockey Club deliver coaching sessions to school to improve youngsters fitness
Wisbech Town Hockey Club have teamed up with Peckover School and volunteer coaches are delivering an hours coaching each week to years three and four.
yesterday 10:50
Wisbech St Mary footballer selected for England’s under 16 team
A footballer from Wisbech St Mary has been selected for the England under 16 team.
yesterday 10:50
Wisbech road worker dies after being involved in crash involving road sweeper truck in Surrey
A man from Wisbech was killed in a crash involving a road sweeper truck in Egham, Surrey.
yesterday 09:47
COLUMN: Attitude change needed towards cannabis use for health reasons
Attitude change needed towards cannabis use for health reasons
yesterday 07:41
Fantastic five from March Marlins Swimming Club head to regionals
Five members of the March Marlin Swimming Club qualified for the Regional Championships this year which was held over two different weekends at Norwich and Luton.
2018-06-18 20:02
Latest news from Wisbech
today 15:11 Mick George Ltd fined £500,000 after tipper vehicle came into contact with overhead power lines - the driver narrowly escaped serious injury
today 13:05 Uninsured drink driver using a fake licence gets two-year ban and £600 fine
today 10:59 Jailed rapist has sentence extended following new ‘vicious’ attack in Cambridgeshire prison
today 09:56 Wisbech Rugby Club talk future plans at annual meeting
today 09:56 Jail for Wisbech man caught with knife and tools after police officer saw him acting suspiciously
yesterday 17:08 Cheers! Elgoods Brewery in Wisbech to distribute to Argentina as they tap into global thirst for British beer
yesterday 12:56 Judge sentences Whitemoor inmate who threatened and held hostage two prison officers with a razor blade
yesterday 12:56 Dumped dog was so badly matted RSPCA only discovered his right foot had rotted away once they had shaved and cleaned him up
yesterday 11:53 REVIEW: ‘Ocean’s 8’ is a timely all-female take on how to pull off the ultimate heist
yesterday 11:53 Soham motorbike death crash biker named as 24-year-old American serviceman Adam Naber
yesterday 11:53 An evening of jazz with Julian Bliss Quintet at Chatteris Music Society church concert
yesterday 10:50 Wisbech Team Hockey Club deliver coaching sessions to school to improve youngsters fitness
yesterday 10:50 Wisbech St Mary footballer selected for England’s under 16 team
yesterday 09:47 Wisbech road worker dies after being involved in crash involving road sweeper truck in Surrey
yesterday 07:41 COLUMN: Attitude change needed towards cannabis use for health reasons
2018-06-18 20:02 Fantastic five from March Marlins Swimming Club head to regionals
2018-06-18 18:59 Anglian Water pumps £250,000 into new training centre at College of West Anglia, Wisbech, to help produce next generation of apprentices
2018-06-18 17:56 Police warn shoppers in Wisbech after “numerous reports” of two men selling suspected fake perfume and aftershave
2018-06-18 16:53 Get creative in an art day at Peckover House in Wisbech
2018-06-18 16:53 Students shine as they are recognised for their sporting success throughout the year
2018-06-18 14:47 Success for runners in a 50 mile relay
2018-06-18 14:47 Helicopter and police dogs search an area of March in the early hours
2018-06-18 14:47 Two ‘hiding’ Farcet ‘gardeners’ in the UK illegally jailed after police discover £800,000 worth of cannabis
2018-06-18 13:44 Cambridgeshire MEP fears Brexit is damaging the high street following Poundworld going into administration
2018-06-18 13:44 Four legged friends pull out the stops for a fun dog show at the RSPCA in Block Fen
2018-06-18 12:41 REVIEW: Strawberries and Creem Festival hits the Cambridge countryside
2018-06-18 12:41 Police appeal for witnesses after a man in his 20s dies in motorbike crash in Soham
2018-06-18 12:41 Stingers out for nuisance off road motorcyclists to stop them riding at people and their dogs
2018-06-18 00:05 Peckover students, staff and parents spruce up neglected plot of land for BBC series Britain in Bloom
2018-06-18 00:05 Did Tories stage a deliberate boycott of Combined Authority scrutiny committee? Well it certainly looks that way says Lib Dem chair Lucy
2018-06-17 21:59 Travellers who caused mayhem after they set up illegal encampments in Ely and Littleport move onto Wisbech.
2018-06-16 21:50 Grenfell Tower: Fleur takes her hand-painted rocks from Ely to Grenfell to mark one year since the blaze that claimed 72 lives
2018-06-16 20:47 Cambridgeshire Police Commissioner partners national project to provide support for victims of hate crime
2018-06-16 12:23 Optima Properties in March broken into as police appeal for help in identifying offenders
2018-06-15 18:32 ‘Extremely violent’ Fenland man jailed for three years following ‘horrific’ attack on his partner
2018-06-15 17:29 Police in Fens launch appeal to find missing 14-year-old boy as they ‘have concerns for his welfare’
2018-06-15 14:20 More than £13,000 raised for charity over 10 years following last annual motorcycle ride in memory of biker Ashley Martin
2018-06-15 13:17 Wisbech St Mary Tory councillor Sarah Bligh leaves the group to join Lib Dems amid claims of ‘bitter infighting’ and ‘opressive overtones’
2018-06-15 13:17 ‘Magnificent men and women in their flying machines’: 30 pilots from across the UK put on Fenland aerobatics show
2018-06-15 12:14 Bishop of Ely re-opens Church of England academy in Wisbech
2018-06-15 10:08 CRICKET: Captain hopes a derby triumph can get Wisbech’s season into gear
2018-06-15 10:08 Husband says crash barriers would not be practical along road where his wife died
2018-06-14 19:26 Plea hearing date set for men charged with murder of Sam Mechelewski
2018-06-14 17:20 Two men arrested following the stabbing of man in his 20s in Cambridgeshire village
2018-06-14 17:20 Thorney farmer’s pink bales brighten A47 journeys whilst supporting Breast Cancer Now charity
2018-06-14 17:20 Two mates, a thousand miles and one huge challenge. All for a fund raising tribute in memory of two special people
2018-06-14 15:14 Thousands of pounds of funding awarded to Fenland Council for migration project to help prepare for post-Brexit ‘challenges’
2018-06-14 15:14 Willingham man arrested following the stabbing of man in his 20s in Cambridgeshire village
2018-06-14 15:14 High value gold coins stolen during burglary in Welney
2018-06-14 13:08 Council secures funding to help migrants improve their English in Fenland
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today 15:50 Neil Gaiman: We must help refugees because, 'simply, it could be you'
today 15:50 Lord Sugar apologises for 'racist' tweet about Senegal football team
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today 15:20 Police hunt fire-raiser after failed attempt to set house alight with residents inside
today 15:20 Police hunt prank mayday caller who sparked major air and sea search in Moray Firth
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today 15:08 PMQs: Theresa May says Labour would ‘bankrupt Britain’ as she defends £20billion NHS boost
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