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Ely woman, 77, dies following collision on the A142 at Stuntney on Monday

PUBLISHED: 17:52 20 November 2018 | UPDATED: 17:52 20 November 2018

John Elworthy

Gillian Mary Sallis, 77, of King Edgar Close, Ely, has died after the car she was driving was involved in a collision with two other vehicles at about ...

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Griffin at Isleham gets a 4 star rating days after £5,000 fine for health and safety breaches including selling food unfit for human consumption
Council health inspectors gave Michael and Gina Missing a four star rating on Monday – one short of the highest – just 10 days after a court fined them £5,000 for having putrefied and mouldy food in their pub. ...
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Jail for litter-picker caught selling drugs at Secret Garden Party

PUBLISHED: 15:51 20 November 2018 | UPDATED: 16:15 20 November 2018

Katie Ridley

Jail for litter-picker caught selling drugs at Secret Garden Party

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REVIEW: Derek Ryan brings country storm to Hunstanton

PUBLISHED: 13:41 20 November 2018 | UPDATED: 13:41 20 November 2018

Clare Butler

Derek Ryan on stage in Belfast. Picture: Cliff Donaldson

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Whittlesey mugger snatches handbag from 80-year-old woman at bus stop and then drives off dragging her momentarily along the road

PUBLISHED: 13:11 20 November 2018 | UPDATED: 13:11 20 November 2018

Kath Sansom

Crossway Hand, Whittlesey, where an 80 year old woman was mugged on Monday. Police have made an arrest. Picture: GOOGLE

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Premier League referee Chris Kavanagh inspires young footballers in Whittlesey

PUBLISHED: 11:39 20 November 2018 | UPDATED: 11:39 20 November 2018

Kath Sansom

Peterborough & Fenland referee development scheme welcomed Premier League referee Chris Kavanagh to Sir Harry Smith Community College in Whittlesey. ...

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Fenland Council does partial U-turn to add a bit of extra colour ahead of Prince Charles’s Wisbech visit

PUBLISHED: 11:53 20 November 2018 | UPDATED: 12:29 20 November 2018

John Elworthy

Fenland Council does a partial U-turn and will put out some extra plants ahead of the visit to Wisbech by Prince Charles. Picture: IN ...

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Estate agents in Ely welcome home Invictus Games medal winner Wayne Harrod

PUBLISHED: 12:06 20 November 2018 | UPDATED: 12:06 20 November 2018

Ely estate agents, Keeleys, got a visit from Wayne Harrod, a local Invictus Games medallist. Picture: SUBMITTED

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Sauna will close says Fenland Council as neither new owners - or any of the other bidders - wanted to pay to keep it
Fenland Council says it will close the sauna at the Hudson leisure centre on December 1 as neither the company taking it over nor any of the other bidders wanted to pay for the cost of repairs and modernisation. ...
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214 referrals to NSPCC about child abuse in Cambridgeshire within one year

PUBLISHED: 08:00 20 November 2018 | UPDATED: 09:27 20 November 2018

Debbie Davies

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Don’t dine alone campaign invites local elderly people to a meal at a Marshalnd St James care home

PUBLISHED: 10:14 20 November 2018

Kath Sansom

Ceri Mills, general manager of Hickathrift House in Marshland St James. Pictures: Barchester Homes

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It’s a knockout! New venue for Whittlesey Boxing Club unveiled in Turves

PUBLISHED: 17:20 19 November 2018 | UPDATED: 17:21 19 November 2018

Clare Butler

Whittlesey Boxing Club unveil new venue at Beggers Bridge in Turves. Picture: RWT PHOTOGRAPHY

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The Grinch is funny, heartwarming, visually stunning and full of adorable animated characters

PUBLISHED: 17:01 19 November 2018

Ben Jolley

The Grinch is now showing at The Light Cinema in Wisbech.

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Man jailed for stabbing his friend in the neck with a gardening tool in Wisbech

PUBLISHED: 17:25 19 November 2018 | UPDATED: 17:25 19 November 2018

Kath Sansom

Reece Gray jailied for stabbing his friend in the neck with a gardening tool. Picture: CAMBRIDGESHIRE POLICE

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Christmas Eve market ban for March has mayor fuming - and she blasts Fenland Council chief executive Paul Medd for the decision

PUBLISHED: 17:18 19 November 2018 | UPDATED: 17:18 19 November 2018

John Elworthy

At loggerheads: Fenland chief executive Paul Medd has been on the receiving end of an angry outburst by the mayor of March, Cllr Jan French, over the ...

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Personal bests for March Athletics Club runners

PUBLISHED: 15:52 19 November 2018 | UPDATED: 15:52 19 November 2018

Debra Wait

March Athletics Club. Picture: DEBRA WAIT.

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Glen makes it his mission to rehouse military veteran Stig - who has been sleeping rough outside Burger King in Horsefair for nine months

PUBLISHED: 15:11 19 November 2018 | UPDATED: 15:11 19 November 2018

Ben Jolley

Steven Burrell, aka ‘Stig’, who has been sleeping outside the Burger King restaurant in Horsefair, Wisbech, since October 2018. Picture: GLEN ...

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Jail for police-chase disqualified driver, who crashes into cars and road work cones, then tries to make a run for it

PUBLISHED: 12:55 19 November 2018 | UPDATED: 14:46 19 November 2018

Kath Sansom

Declan Finn of Chatteris is jailed for dangerous driving. Picture: CAMBRIDGESHIRE POLICE

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Magnificent Seven for Three Counties Running Club

PUBLISHED: 15:18 19 November 2018

Sarah Jane Macdonald

Three Counties Running Club

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Ahead of its sale to Freedom Leisure, Fenland Council to close sauna at the Hudson in Wisbech - weeks after announcing indoor bowls club closure

PUBLISHED: 14:15 19 November 2018 | UPDATED: 14:15 19 November 2018

John Elworthy

Hudson Leisure Centre Wisbech. Fenland Council have been asked to comment on reports they will close the sauna from December 1 on health and safety ...

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Jail for police-chase disqualified driver, who crashes into cars and road work cones, then tries to make a run for it

PUBLISHED: 12:55 19 November 2018 | UPDATED: 13:04 19 November 2018

Kath Sansom

Declan Finn of Chatteris is jailed for dangerous driving. Picture: CAMBRIDGESHIRE POLICE

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