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Wisbech night shelter residents asked how they propose paying fines for street drinking breaches

PUBLISHED: 16:57 16 July 2018 | UPDATED: 16:57 16 July 2018

John Elworthy

Fines now an issue for street drinking offenders in Wisbech. But the good news is offences are slowly dipping

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Ten-year-old boy dies in Wisbech following collision with a lorry

PUBLISHED: 17:16 16 July 2018 | UPDATED: 17:16 16 July 2018

John Elworthy

The area at Weasenham Lane hours after a 10-year-old boy was killed. He was struck by a lorry while riding his bicycle. Picture(s): HARRY RUTTER

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Viva Soham to perform My Fair Lady to the elegant backdrop of Beechhurst Hall

PUBLISHED: 16:00 16 July 2018

Clare Butler

Viva to perform My Fair Lady

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Great day for Wisbech at celebration of our twin French town Arles

PUBLISHED: 14:53 16 July 2018 | UPDATED: 14:53 16 July 2018

John Elworthy

Wisbech played host to Arles visitors - our twin town - on Sunday with a range of events in the town centre hosted by the twinning association with mayor Peter Human in attendance. ...

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Ten-year-old boy dies in Wisbech following collision with a lorry

PUBLISHED: 14:18 16 July 2018 | UPDATED: 14:18 16 July 2018

John Elworthy

Teenager killed in collision with lorry in Wisbech

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Teenage boy cyclist dies in Wisbech following collision with a lorry

PUBLISHED: 12:45 16 July 2018 | UPDATED: 12:45 16 July 2018

John Elworthy

Teenager killed in collision with lorry in Wisbech

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Cambridgeshire’s preferred new chief constable is named

PUBLISHED: 11:24 16 July 2018 | UPDATED: 12:11 16 July 2018

Julian Makey

Nick Dean, preferred candidate as Cambridgeshire's new Chief Constable

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MP Steve Barclay’s Read to Succeed raises over 2,000 new books for local children
As part of MP Steve Barclay’s work to encourage reading during the school holidays, his office has raised over 2,000 new books for Year 4 children which are in the process of being distributed throughout North East Cambridgeshire. ...
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Man in his 20s arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after ploughing into Rose and Crown pub in March

PUBLISHED: 11:13 16 July 2018 | UPDATED: 11:13 16 July 2018

A man in his 20s has been arrested on suspicion of drink-driving following a head-on collision with a parked car and the Rose and Crown Pub in March. Picture: Submitted

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Chatteris businessman threatens legal action if Fenland planners allow replacement windows at Wisbech hair salon to remain

PUBLISHED: 11:31 16 July 2018 | UPDATED: 11:31 16 July 2018

john Elworthy

42 New Road, Chatteris, a grade II listed building, owned by Peter Taylor who unsuccessfully fought an order to change the windows back to wood. This was nine years ago. PHOTO: ...

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Classic cars, bikes, beer and family fun at Parson Drove

PUBLISHED: 10:34 16 July 2018 | UPDATED: 10:46 16 July 2018

Kath Sansom

Parson Drove car festival. Neil Ingram PHOTO: Sean Carter

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Annual Bacon Buttie Festival at St Peter’s Church sizzles up a storm in the sun

PUBLISHED: 10:26 16 July 2018 | UPDATED: 10:26 16 July 2018

Clare Butler

The Bacon Butty Festival at St Peter's Church - Julian Shepherd. PHOTO: Ian Carter

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Crash in Wisbech closes Weasenham Lane

PUBLISHED: 10:51 16 July 2018

Clare Butler

Crash in Wisbech closes Weasenham Lane

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Thousands line streets of Manea for village’s annual gala

Thousands lined the streets in Manea to watch the parade at the village�s annual gala. Picture: Ian Carter

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Free family activities during the school holidays in Whittlesey

PUBLISHED: 10:23 15 July 2018

Ben Jolley

Free family activities during the school holidays in Whittlesey

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Cheque of more than £2,000 presented to armed forces charity by Fenland solicitors

PUBLISHED: 10:00 15 July 2018

Clare Butler

Partner and head of the civil department, Neil John presented the cheque to the armed forces charity. PHOTO: Submitted

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College of West Anglia students take part in annual challenge day

PUBLISHED: 11:00 14 July 2018

Ben Jolley

Uniformed and public services students at the College of West Anglia went head-to-head during an annual challenge day. Photo: Submitted

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New general manager for Hickathrift House scoops award

Ceri Mills and Paula Colman of Hickathrift House in Marshland St James after scooping awards at the Barchester Care Awards 2018. Picture: Hickathrift House

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Wisbech Corn Exchange to open for first time in 28 years

PUBLISHED: 17:38 13 July 2018

Ben Jolley

The Wisbech Corn Exchange is to open for the first time in 28 years, Norman Jacobs Jr, who will lead the tours on the heritage open day on September 16, is pictured outside the building his father rented from ...

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March landlord calls for tougher action on crime after High Street stabbing

PUBLISHED: 17:29 13 July 2018 | UPDATED: 17:29 13 July 2018

Clare Butler

March pub landlord, Nigel Marsh, calls for tougher action on crime in the town. Picture: HARRY RUTTER

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Wisbech anti-Trump protesters march through the streets as the American President visits the United Kingdom

PUBLISHED: 16:14 13 July 2018 | UPDATED: 16:14 13 July 2018

Ben Jolley and Harry Rutter

Anti-Trump protesters in Wisbech made their voices heard today (July 13) as they led a peaceful march through the town. Picture(s): HARRY RUTTER

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