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COUNTY COUNCIL ELECTIONS: Brewis pledges to be ’more strident’ about ward
Sutton Elloe county councillor Chris Brewis has vowed to be “more strident” about issues affecting his ward after winning a fourth term as its representive.
2017-05-05 16:11
Owner spared prison after dogs launch vicious attack against another
The owner of two Staffordshire bull terriers which attacked another dog and its owner on a footpath was today (Friday) given a suspended jail sentence at Lincoln Crown Court.
2017-04-28 20:15
SUPPORT OUR SHOPS: Animal feed is food of life for Martin
Martins Animal Feeds of Long Sutton
2017-04-27 17:51
Complaint after cafe stocks ‘golliwogs’
The owner and customers of a Long Sutton cafe have defended its sale and display of golliwogs as “earning the community a little bit of pocket money”.
2017-04-24 20:29
UNEXPLAINED DEATHS: UPDATE THURSDAY 11.55AM Man and woman found dead in Lutton named by police
Lincolnshire Police has today said that a man and woman found dead in Lutton are “believed to be” Lawrence and Bernice Williams, both aged 50.
2017-04-13 14:43
UNEXPLAINED DEATHS: No formal identification until Thursday
Lincolnshire Police today (Tuesday) confirmed they are investigating the cause of death of a man and woman found at a house in Lutton and the circumstances surrounding the incident.
2017-04-12 01:17
Sutton St James campaign for bus service has MP on board
Sutton St James is uniting behind moves to bring back a bus service through the village.
2017-03-09 00:25
BREAKING NEWS: King’s Lynn Town sack manager Gary Setchell
King’s Lynn Town have tonight sacked manager Gary Setchell.
2017-02-22 10:43
Long Sutton loses much-loved legend in Pat Pitkin
Tributes have been paid to one of Long Sutton’s much-loved legends, Pat Pitkin, who has died within a year of retiring from her Market Place shop.
2017-02-19 16:31
‘Don’t go to A&E unless you have to’, plead King’s Lynn hospital bosses
Officials at Lynn’s Queen Elizabeth Hospital have this afternoon pleaded for patients not to go its accident and emergency unit unless absolutely necessary, because of high demand.
2017-02-02 01:57
Tony Martin slams police at King’s Lynn forum meeting
Notorious West Norfolk farmer Tony Martin stepped back into the spotlight last night when he criticised police services in the area.
2017-01-31 21:15
Mums sick of kids’ illnesses - 18 times a year
The average mum will fall ill 324 times over their youngster’s childhood with colds and bugs passed on to them by their offspring, a study has found.
2017-01-17 14:33
Obesity in dogs sparks epidemic of canine arthritis
Britain’s pet dogs are suffering an epidemic of arthritis and obesity among canines could be to blame, experts have warned.
2017-01-15 11:37
Derelict Long Sutton hotel could pass into new hands as talks start
A new owner could be on the cards for a derelict hotel in Long Sutton where a fire was started deliberately just a week ago.
2017-01-14 16:53
Majority support raising tax to support struggling NHS
The NHS dominated headlines this week after the Red Cross declared it a “humanitarian crisis” but latest research from YouGov suggests the public are willing to pay a little extra to support the struggling health service.
2017-01-13 15:35
Multi-million pound plans unveiled to dual A47 at Wansford and improve Guyhirn junction
Plans to turn the A47 between the A1 at Wansford and Sutton to the west of Peterborough into a dual carriageway and improve the A47 Guyhirn junction have been unveiled today.
2017-01-13 13:23
Daily News
Park Lane School in Whittlesey told it needs to improve despite a list of positives
A Whittlesey school has been told it needs improving despite a list of positives across the board including praise for a new special needs leader and pupils who are polite and respectful.
yesterday 17:59
ATHLETICS: West Suffolk is the destination for Fenland Running Club members
Four Fenland Running Club talents tackled 18 miles of the West Suffolk countryside last weekend.
yesterday 16:53
March mum ‘gutted’ after teenage son is knocked off bike by motorist trying to park in bus lane on Broad Street
March mum Carly Chaffe is appealing for information after her teenage son was knocked off his bike by a motorist who was allegedly trying to park in a bus lane.
yesterday 15:45
Wisbech lottery winner taken to court by his son - but a judge throws out the case
An ex-naval officer, whose father won £101 million on the lottery, has failed in a bid to sue him after he was cut out of his fortune.
yesterday 15:45
Robbie Harris to return as manager of Fakenham Town following Wisbech St Mary exit
Fakenham Town have brought Robbie Harris back to Clipbush Park for a second stint as manager.
yesterday 13:33
FOOTBALL: Wisbech Town swoop to sign Josh Ford and Jamie Stevens from Holbeach United
Wisbech Town have been quick to move in this summer’s transfer window – securing two impressive signings from the same club.
yesterday 13:33
New station opens and more trains bring better service to Greater Anglia
More trains are announced as the newest railway station in East Anglia is opened in Cambridge.
yesterday 13:33
Police step up security in Cambridgeshire after Manchester bombing
Security in crowded places and at forthcoming events in Cambridgeshire is being reviewed by police following the bombing at a concert in Manchester.
yesterday 13:33
Latest news from Wisbech
yesterday 17:59 Park Lane School in Whittlesey told it needs to improve despite a list of positives
yesterday 16:53 ATHLETICS: West Suffolk is the destination for Fenland Running Club members
yesterday 15:45 March mum ‘gutted’ after teenage son is knocked off bike by motorist trying to park in bus lane on Broad Street
yesterday 15:45 Wisbech lottery winner taken to court by his son - but a judge throws out the case
yesterday 13:33 Robbie Harris to return as manager of Fakenham Town following Wisbech St Mary exit
yesterday 13:33 FOOTBALL: Wisbech Town swoop to sign Josh Ford and Jamie Stevens from Holbeach United
yesterday 13:33 New station opens and more trains bring better service to Greater Anglia
yesterday 13:33 Police step up security in Cambridgeshire after Manchester bombing
yesterday 12:27 March mum is spreading her love of reading across Africa
yesterday 06:57 ‘Showstopper! The Improvised Musical’ returns to Cambridge Arts Theatre
2017-05-22 19:45 Fenland Bonsai Club display trees at Tesco Wisbech to attract more members
2017-05-22 19:45 We don’t want to attend every town council meeting, says Wisbech mayor and his new deputy - after three days
2017-05-22 17:33 LOCAL FOOTBALL: Upwell Town merges with Wisbech Town Acorns
2017-05-22 15:21 Win tickets to see hit-maker Rick Astley at Thetford Forest on July 1
2017-05-22 14:15 Princess needed to lead the March Summer Festival
2017-05-20 12:45 44th Cambridge Beer Festival comes to Jesus Green next week
2017-05-19 18:01 Man reportedly seen jumping into river on A47 at Guyhirn - road now open but traffic remains heavy
2017-05-19 16:55 A47 at Guyhirn closed due to reports of man jumping into river - search is now underway
2017-05-19 15:49 Community spirit means £10,000 is raised in three months for heart health checks
2017-05-19 13:37 Woman stopped by March PCSOs for using contactless bank card to shop without owner’s consent
2017-05-19 12:31 NON-LEAGUE FOOTBALL: Ashley Taylor to stay on as Chatteris Town manager
2017-05-19 09:13 Reginald D. Hunter will bring his new show to the Cambridge Corn Exchange on Sunday May 28.
2017-05-18 19:59 Man to stand trial after pleading not guilty to murdering woman in Wisbech
2017-05-18 16:41 Reduce, reuse and recycle at Amey’s Eco Family Fun Day this month
2017-05-18 14:29 LEP chairman Mark Reeve hits back at claims Fenland isn’t receiving enough support - and encourages businesses to make bids
2017-05-18 14:29 Woman injured during road rage assault by female driver in Marshland St James
2017-05-18 11:09 Illicit pub visit leads to Mally and Wendy Pope from Upwell celebrating 50 years of marriage
2017-05-18 11:09 Brave Tilly, 11, raises £700 for Cancer Research UK and donates 32 inches of hair to The Little Princess Trust in memory of her uncle
2017-05-17 20:51 Illicit pub visit leads to Martin and Wendy Pope from Upwell celebrating 50 years of marriage
2017-05-17 19:45 Teary Thomas and panting Lewis Hamilton lead Spain’s FAKE NEWS | The NR F1 Podcast reviews the 2017 Spanish Formula 1 Grand Prix
2017-05-17 19:45 Police discover large cannabis factory with over 700 plants on outskirts of March
2017-05-17 19:45 Music and dancing at Whittlesey to raise money for defibrillators
2017-05-17 19:45 Judge praises ‘outstanding’ Whitemoor prison officer who put himself between knife wielding inmate and fellow prisoner
2017-05-17 18:39 Fifty shades of neigh at a horsebox bar in West Walton
2017-05-17 18:39 Traveller ‘borrows’ Cambrideshire police car for ‘donuts’ display whilst officer’s back is turned
2017-05-17 18:39 Throat slashing inmate in Whitemoor had attacked a fellow inmate before by cutting their throat in the lunch queue
2017-05-17 17:33 Police discover large cannabis factory with over 700 plants in disused building on outskirts of March
2017-05-17 15:21 Motorbikes, music, hog roast and raffle prizes at a weekender in Tydd Gote to raise funds for FACET students
2017-05-17 14:15 LOCAL FOOTBALL: CSKA Emneth clinch league title on final day
2017-05-17 14:15 Horse and pony show, charity bingo, 60s dance and race night coming up in Upwell
2017-05-17 14:15 Plaque to an important museum founder member is unveiled at Octavia Hill Birthplace in Wisbech
2017-05-17 14:15 Footage showing traveller doing donuts in police car while officer’s back is turned on Cambridgeshire field clocks up 360,000 views on YouTube
2017-05-17 13:07 Handstand Opera to perform at Chatteris Parish Church this weekend while Pure Vinyl spin retro disco in Wisbech
2017-05-17 13:07 Midsummer festival promises to be a heap of fun in Chatteris
2017-05-17 13:07 Environment Agency gives its consent to controversial plans for otter fence at Manea Pit now it will go out to tender
2017-05-17 13:07 Photography exhibition has been a healing journey for a Walsoken man whose brother died two days after going for a routine operation
2017-05-17 13:07 Car left abandoned after crashing into Clough’s Cross Bridge at Parson Drove - just two weeks after woman was rescued from river
2017-05-17 12:01 Life’s a beach for the Fenmen as almost 100 tonnes of sand is delivered to Wisbech Town’s Elgoods Fenland Stadium
2017-05-17 09:49 Spike & Violet Salon in March raise £1,300 for East Anglian Air Ambulance charity during fundraiser
2017-05-17 08:43 Free Prince’s Trust course in Wisbech aims to help local people find jobs or get back into education
Latest news from Great Britain
today 04:09 ‘We will do it’ Leaked call reveals Trump poised to attack North Korea unless China acts
today 04:09 BREAKING: Airport on LOCKDOWN as flight forced into emergency landing
today 04:09 BREAKING: Stansted Airport terror police arrest man 'plotting attack'
today 03:59 The strange tale of the Gold Nose of Green Ginger found in Bransholme
today 03:59 Miss Hull is crowned! Agatha Lawton juggles pageant and studies to claim victory
today 03:59 Hessle Road prostitutes given 18 banning orders in nine weeks in Hull police clampdown
today 03:59 Landlord David Wood's fury as Hull council try to force him to repair flat he does not own
today 03:59 Alleyway used by druggies and fly-tippers in west Hull could be shut off to stop crime
today 03:59 9/11 widows offer support to people of Manchester after terror attack leaves 22 dead
today 03:59 Manchester Arena attack latest: Olivia Campbell, 15, and mums who went to collect daughters confirmed among 22 dead
today 03:59 Brad Pitt is all smiles in all-white outfit for Tokyo premiere of new Netflix film War Machine
today 03:59 Brad Pitt is all smiles in all-white outfit for Tokyo premiere of new Netflix film War Machine
today 03:51 WATCH: Awkward moment Melania Trump refuses to hold Donald's hand AGAIN on Rome trip
today 03:51 BREAKING: Manhunt underway at NYC airport after man breaches security checkpoint
today 03:51 BREAKING: New Jersey airport closed as United Airlines plane engine catches fire
today 03:51 New Terror? Manchester bombing ‘could have been set up by pro-ISIS al-Qaeda splinter cell'
today 03:51 BREAKING: Anti-terror police arrest man at Stansted Airport as 'he tried to flee to Syria'
today 03:03 Sick online ISIS manual told jihadis to target kids days before Manchester attack
today 03:03 Libya link? Salman Abedi 'returned from ISIS stronghold DAYS before Manchester bombing'
today 03:03 BREAKING: Heartbreak for GMB appeal mum as daughter found dead after Manchester bombing
today 02:53 Liverpool touch down in sunny Sydney hours before taking on Sydney FC in front of 80,000 fans
today 02:53 Liverpool touch down in sunny Sydney hours before taking on Sydney FC in front of 80,000 fans
today 02:53 Kourtney Kardashian flaunts incredible bikini body aboard luxury yacht with toyboy lover Younes Bendjima and Kendall Jenner
today 02:53 Kourtney Kardashian flaunts incredible bikini body aboard luxury yacht with toyboy lover Younes Bendjima and Kendall Jenner
today 02:53 Sean Connery remembers friendship with Sir Roger Moore that was "filled with jokes and laughter"
today 02:53 Sean Connery remembers friendship with Sir Roger Moore that was "filled with jokes and laughter"
today 02:53 Missing Olivia Campbell confirmed among those killed in Manchester terror attack hours after mum's emotional TV plea
today 02:53 Mums waiting to collect teenage daughters at Manchester Arena both died in bombing
today 02:53 Mums waiting to collect teenage daughters at Manchester Arena both died in bombing
today 02:45 ‘Manchester will NOT be broken’ Ex-Ukip MEP urges Britons against complacency after attack
today 02:45 George Galloway blames Tory cuts for making the UK unsafe after Manchester terror attack
today 02:45 BREAKING: GMB mum reveals daughter Olivia Campbell is latest Manchester bombing victim
today 02:15 Dog 'eats' rugby player Matt Shepherd's passport
today 01:57 Twisted Manchester terror attacker ‘hung ISIS flag from house’
today 01:57 Saved by a SELFIE: Lucky teen reveals INCREDIBLE Manchester bombing escape
today 01:47 Antonio Conte ‘fighting’ to keep top Chelsea star? Transfer news and gossip from Wednesday's papers
today 01:47 Antonio Conte ‘fighting’ to keep top Chelsea star? Transfer news and gossip from Wednesday's papers
today 01:47 Brendan Cole's brush with death after Strictly star falls 40ft off a ladder - while holding a chainsaw
today 01:47 Brendan Cole's brush with death after Strictly star falls 40ft off a ladder - while holding a chainsaw
today 01:47 Director Zack Snyder thanks fans for support after stepping down from Justice League following daughter's suicide
today 01:47 Director Zack Snyder thanks fans for support after stepping down from Justice League following daughter's suicide
today 01:47 Dark theory behind dates of recent terror attacks - chilling coincidence or something more sinister?
today 01:39 Chocolate helps prevent irregular heartbeat and THIS is how much you should be having
today 01:39 'I wanted to help' Patient gives up his bed for wounded Manchester bombing victim
today 01:39 Former US judge says 'OVERLOAD' from extensive surveillance allowed for terror attack
today 01:39 People of Manchester praised for acts of kindness and bravery in face of bomb attack
today 01:39 Arthritis cure - adding THIS to diet could reduce painful symptoms in the knees
today 01:39 Manchester bombing: Sophisticated terror plot hints killer did not act alone, expert says
today 01:39 ‘Stick your ISIS up your a***’ Football fans sing DEFIANT song after Manchester bombing
today 01:39 Ariana Grande returns to America after 22 people were killed and 59 hurt at Manchester gig