Wisbech Standard

Thanks for your excellent care, says husband of a woman who attended the Alan Hudson day treatment centre in Wisbech

PUBLISHED: 12:30 24 March 2017

Kath Sansom

Derek Walker presents Michelle Knight, Matron at the Alan Hudson Day Treatment Centre, with funds raised. PHOTO: Derek Walker

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More than £2,000 has been raised for ...

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‘At the front of the queue’: Improvement plans at Ely North junction move forward with £8.8m LEP investment
A groundbreaking agreement which could see work to ease congestion at the bottlenecked Ely North junction move forward by five years has taken a significant step forward thanks to an £8.8 million funding boost. ...
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Community projects in Cambridgeshire invited to apply for rural grants

PUBLISHED: 12:06 24 March 2017 | UPDATED: 12:06 24 March 2017

Kath Sansom

Calor is launching a community funding project PHOTO: Calor

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Rural community projects could be in with the chance of a grant of up ...

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Nearly 30 children a year in Cambridgeshire abused before they start primary school, says NSPCC.

PUBLISHED: 11:24 24 March 2017 | UPDATED: 11:40 24 March 2017

Kath Sansom

NSPCC is calling for more Government funding to help child victim sof sexual abuseamid figures PHOTO: John Challicom

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Nearly 30 children who ...

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Ed Sheeran clothing to be auctioned on eBay to raise money for East Anglian Children’s Hospices

PUBLISHED: 10:43 24 March 2017

Kath Sansom

Ed Sheeran's clothes are to be auctioned off to raise money for East Anglian Children's Hospices EACH PHOTO: EACH

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Clothing worn by Ed Sheeran is to be auctioned off to ...

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SNOOKER: Joe Perry jets off to Beijing for new China Open challenge

Joe Perry is to play in the China Open next week. Photo: Tai Chengzhe/World Snooker

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Joe Perry will hope to break his China Open jinx next week.

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Colin takes to the roads on his trike conversion to help injured veterans enjoy a biking holiday of their dreams

PUBLISHED: 15:22 23 March 2017 | UPDATED: 15:36 23 March 2017

Kath Sansom

Colin Minister of Friday Bridge, is riding 2,000 miles with a team of bikers to help raise funds for the charity Bike Tours for the Wounded. Seen here with ...

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Flying Knee: Meet the best MMA fighters from our region
It’s often called the fastest growing sport in the world, and this region is a hotbed of mixed martial arts talent. MARK HEATH looks at fighters for you to follow in his latest Flying Knee column. ...
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MP Steve Barclay and his assistant praise emergency services following yesterday’s terror attack in London - both were kept locked in for several hours while the incident unfolded

PUBLISHED: 16:18 23 March 2017 | UPDATED: 16:18 23 March 2017

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Wisbech 2020 Vision includes Steve Barclay, Peter Simpson of Anglia Water, and David Rudlin

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Local MP Steve Barclay has praised the emergency ...

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Transgender prisoner is moved from Whitemoor Jail to a women only jail after a sex change

PUBLISHED: 14:56 23 March 2017 | UPDATED: 14:57 23 March 2017

Kath Sansom

Whitemoor Prison March. Prisoner Jessica Winfield, 50, formerly known as Martin Ponting, was relocated to HMP Bronzefield in Ashford, Surrey. PHOTO: ...

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Jobs at risk in Wisbech as shoe retailer Brantano enters administration

PUBLISHED: 12:21 23 March 2017 | UPDATED: 12:21 23 March 2017

Doug Falkner

Shoe retailer Brantano, which has a store in Wisbech, has entered administration.

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Jobs are at risk at a shoe retailer in Wisbech after ...

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Skies over West End park, March, to shine for popular pupil

PUBLISHED: 12:44 23 March 2017 | UPDATED: 12:48 23 March 2017

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The community rallied round to support the family of a 14-year-old March boy who died last weekend.

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A47 between Wisbech and Guyhirn blocked after van skids off road

The A47 between Wisbech and Guyhirn is closed following an accident. PHOTO: Fen Cops

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The A47 between Wisbech and Guyhirn remains blocked after a van left the road and crashed into a row of trees.

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Minutes silence by Cambridgeshire Police for the victims of the Westminster attack in London

PUBLISHED: 11:18 23 March 2017 | UPDATED: 11:29 23 March 2017

Kath Sansom

Cambridgeshire Police hold a minute's silence as a mark of respect for those who lost their lives in the Westminster attack PHOTO: Cambridgeshire ...

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Ely Cathedral supports a clergyman who says he has been refused a bishop’s post in Wales because he is gay

PUBLISHED: 16:48 21 March 2017 | UPDATED: 16:48 21 March 2017

Kath Sansom

The Dean of St Albans, the Very Revd Jeffrey John says he has not been considered for a post as bishop because of his sexuality

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The Duchess of Cornwall visits Newmarket Racecourses to unveil statue of King Charles II

The Duchess of Cornwall unveiled a specially-commissioned statue of King Charles II at Newmarket Racecourses� Rowley Mile today (March 22).

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The Duchess of Cornwall has unveiled a specially-commissioned statue of King Charles II at Newmarket Racecourses’ Rowley ...

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Enjoy a meditation retreat at Wisbech Library

PUBLISHED: 17:20 22 March 2017 | UPDATED: 17:20 22 March 2017

Ben Jolley

Buddhist nun Gen Nyingpo will lead the session, which is titled ‘Meditation and Mindfulness’.

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Are you feeling stressed? Then a meditation ...

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Man charged with causing death by careless driving while over the limit after fatal collision in Wisbech

PUBLISHED: 17:19 22 March 2017 | UPDATED: 17:19 22 March 2017

Ben Jolley

Man charged with causing death by careless driving while over the limit after fatal collision in Wisbech

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A man has been charged with causing ...

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Man killed in Wisbech collision named as Arturas Matuzevicius, 49

A man who was killed after being hit by a car in Wistaria Road, Wisbech, yesterday (March 21) has been named.

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A man who died after he was hit by a car in Wisbech has been named.

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Alexander Goodwin to perform organ recital at Ely Cathedral

PUBLISHED: 07:30 22 March 2017

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Alexander Goodwin

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Alexander Goodwin will perform an organ recital at Ely Cathedral on Monday April 3.

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‘Wholly inaccurate and defamatory’ - business group hits back at MP who reported it to public spending watchdog
A group set up to kick start economic growth in the region has accused an MP, who reported them to a government spending watchdog, of making “wholly inaccurate and defamatory” suggestions about it. ...
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