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Special menu of Christmas puddings launched at Cambridge restaurant
A special menu of Christmas puddings have been launched at Cambridge hotel's panoramic bar and brasserie.
yesterday 18:11
General Election 2019: NE Cambs Labour, Lib Dem and Green Party candidates' reaction as Steve Barclay is re-elected
A picture paints a thousand words - and it was just so in Wisbech last night as the faces of Labour, Lib Dem and Green party candidates reflected the agony of being on the receiving end of a Tory drubbing.
yesterday 18:11
Jail for Thorney paedophile who exposed himself to eight-year-old girl before assaulting her
A Thorney man who exposed himself to a young girl in a sports centre before assaulting her is "behind bars where he belongs" after being jailed for a year.
yesterday 17:08
Sentencing of former March policeman over indecent images adjourned until January

UPDATE: The sentencing of Phillip Richardson, now known as John Nicholls, has been adjourned until January 21.

PREVIOUSLY: A former March police officer who pleaded guilty to indecent image offences will be sentenced this afternoon (Friday).

Phillip Richardson (49) – now known as

yesterday 16:05
Former police officer and scout leader from March has child sex offences sentencing adjourned to January
A former March police officer and scout leader who admitted downloading and distributing child sex abuse images and was due to be sentenced today (December 13) turned up to court without a lawyer.
yesterday 16:05
Building work starts on new Cambridgeshire County Council HQ

Cambridgeshire County Council’s new Alconbury Weald HQ building is set to open in Spring 2021, Councillors will hear on Monday (December 16), beginning a project which will ultimately return more than £45m to the public purse.

An event to mark the first spade in the ground on site will

yesterday 13:59
Hockey: Mixed fortunes for Wisbech Town
Wisbech Town's men showed plenty of spirit and determination in their 3-0 loss to Bishop's Stortford.
yesterday 13:59
General Election 2019: Barclay demolishes all before him with a stonking 29,993 majority in NE Cambs
If TV was to ever recast the 1970s sitcom The Glums, they could do no better than to have trawled the Hudson leisure centre in the early hours for suitable contenders.
yesterday 12:56
Liz Truss increases majority in South West Norfolk
Liz Truss welcomed an increase in the number of Conservative MPs as she was re-elected in South West Norfolk increasing her majority by 7,883 to 26,195.
yesterday 11:53
Liz Truss increases majority in South West Norfolk
The Conservative MP, who was appointed International Trade Secretary by Boris Johnson in July and has been a high profile supporter, was contesting the seat against Emily Blake (Labour), Josie Ratcliffe (Lib Dem), and Pallavi Devulapalli (Green).
yesterday 11:53
Conservatives hold seat as Jonathan Djanogly wins overall Huntingdon majority
The Conservative party has kept hold of their seat in Huntingdon after Jonathan Djanogly has won the overall majority vote.
yesterday 10:50
Former police officer and scout leader from March to be sentenced today for child sex offences
A former police officer from March - who once famously said of criminals 'I love locking them up' - is to be sentenced today for child sex charges.
yesterday 10:50
General Election 2019: Lucy Frazer holds Conservative seat for South East Cambridgeshire
It was a landslide victory for the Conservatives in South East Cambridgeshire - with Lucy Frazer promising a brighter future once the "deadlock" in parliament was broken.
yesterday 07:41
General Election 2019: The result for North East Cambridgeshire sees Conservative's increase their majority.

There were loud cheers as Brexit Secretary Steve Barclay was returned as MP for North East Cambs for a fourth time at the Hudson Leisure Centre in Wisbech at 4.15am.

And he saw his majority increase by over 4,000 on the result two years ago.

The full result: Steve Barclay,

yesterday 05:35
General Election 2019: John Hayes wins South Holland and the Deepings seat

Sir John Hayes (Con) has retained the South Holland and The Deepings seat with a significant majority.

Cheers rang out as Acting Returning Officer Rob Walker announced that Sir John had once again won the seat he has held for more than 20 years.

Speaking after the result Sir John was

yesterday 05:35
General Election 2019: Ruth Johnson hopes this election will be a building block for the future

This election is a stepping stone for the future says North East Cambs Green Party candidate Ruth Johnson.

She hopes this time around she will build on her share of the vote from 2017 and said for her it has been a four year campaign rather than just four weeks.

Ms Johnson said: "I

yesterday 04:32
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Special menu of Christmas puddings launched at Cambridge restaurant
A special menu of Christmas puddings have been launched at Cambridge hotel's panoramic bar and brasserie.
yesterday 18:11
General Election 2019: NE Cambs Labour, Lib Dem and Green Party candidates' reaction as Steve Barclay is re-elected
A picture paints a thousand words - and it was just so in Wisbech last night as the faces of Labour, Lib Dem and Green party candidates reflected the agony of being on the receiving end of a Tory drubbing.
yesterday 18:11
Jail for Thorney paedophile who exposed himself to eight-year-old girl before assaulting her
A Thorney man who exposed himself to a young girl in a sports centre before assaulting her is "behind bars where he belongs" after being jailed for a year.
yesterday 17:08
Sentencing of former March policeman over indecent images adjourned until January

UPDATE: The sentencing of Phillip Richardson, now known as John Nicholls, has been adjourned until January 21.

PREVIOUSLY: A former March police officer who pleaded guilty to indecent image offences will be sentenced this afternoon (Friday).

Phillip Richardson (49) – now known as

yesterday 16:05
Former police officer and scout leader from March has child sex offences sentencing adjourned to January
A former March police officer and scout leader who admitted downloading and distributing child sex abuse images and was due to be sentenced today (December 13) turned up to court without a lawyer.
yesterday 16:05
Building work starts on new Cambridgeshire County Council HQ

Cambridgeshire County Council’s new Alconbury Weald HQ building is set to open in Spring 2021, Councillors will hear on Monday (December 16), beginning a project which will ultimately return more than £45m to the public purse.

An event to mark the first spade in the ground on site will

yesterday 13:59
Hockey: Mixed fortunes for Wisbech Town
Wisbech Town's men showed plenty of spirit and determination in their 3-0 loss to Bishop's Stortford.
yesterday 13:59
General Election 2019: Barclay demolishes all before him with a stonking 29,993 majority in NE Cambs
If TV was to ever recast the 1970s sitcom The Glums, they could do no better than to have trawled the Hudson leisure centre in the early hours for suitable contenders.
yesterday 12:56
Liz Truss increases majority in South West Norfolk
Liz Truss welcomed an increase in the number of Conservative MPs as she was re-elected in South West Norfolk increasing her majority by 7,883 to 26,195.
yesterday 11:53
Liz Truss increases majority in South West Norfolk
The Conservative MP, who was appointed International Trade Secretary by Boris Johnson in July and has been a high profile supporter, was contesting the seat against Emily Blake (Labour), Josie Ratcliffe (Lib Dem), and Pallavi Devulapalli (Green).
yesterday 11:53
Conservatives hold seat as Jonathan Djanogly wins overall Huntingdon majority
The Conservative party has kept hold of their seat in Huntingdon after Jonathan Djanogly has won the overall majority vote.
yesterday 10:50
Former police officer and scout leader from March to be sentenced today for child sex offences
A former police officer from March - who once famously said of criminals 'I love locking them up' - is to be sentenced today for child sex charges.
yesterday 10:50
General Election 2019: Lucy Frazer holds Conservative seat for South East Cambridgeshire
It was a landslide victory for the Conservatives in South East Cambridgeshire - with Lucy Frazer promising a brighter future once the "deadlock" in parliament was broken.
yesterday 07:41
General Election 2019: The result for North East Cambridgeshire sees Conservative's increase their majority.

There were loud cheers as Brexit Secretary Steve Barclay was returned as MP for North East Cambs for a fourth time at the Hudson Leisure Centre in Wisbech at 4.15am.

And he saw his majority increase by over 4,000 on the result two years ago.

The full result: Steve Barclay,

yesterday 05:35
General Election 2019: John Hayes wins South Holland and the Deepings seat

Sir John Hayes (Con) has retained the South Holland and The Deepings seat with a significant majority.

Cheers rang out as Acting Returning Officer Rob Walker announced that Sir John had once again won the seat he has held for more than 20 years.

Speaking after the result Sir John was

yesterday 05:35
General Election 2019: Ruth Johnson hopes this election will be a building block for the future

This election is a stepping stone for the future says North East Cambs Green Party candidate Ruth Johnson.

She hopes this time around she will build on her share of the vote from 2017 and said for her it has been a four year campaign rather than just four weeks.

Ms Johnson said: "I

yesterday 04:32
Latest news from Wisbech
yesterday 18:11 Special menu of Christmas puddings launched at Cambridge restaurant
yesterday 18:11 General Election 2019: NE Cambs Labour, Lib Dem and Green Party candidates' reaction as Steve Barclay is re-elected
yesterday 17:08 Jail for Thorney paedophile who exposed himself to eight-year-old girl before assaulting her
yesterday 16:05 Sentencing of former March policeman over indecent images adjourned until January
yesterday 16:05 Former police officer and scout leader from March has child sex offences sentencing adjourned to January
yesterday 13:59 Building work starts on new Cambridgeshire County Council HQ
yesterday 13:59 Hockey: Mixed fortunes for Wisbech Town
yesterday 12:56 General Election 2019: Barclay demolishes all before him with a stonking 29,993 majority in NE Cambs
yesterday 11:53 Liz Truss increases majority in South West Norfolk
yesterday 11:53 Liz Truss increases majority in South West Norfolk
yesterday 10:50 Conservatives hold seat as Jonathan Djanogly wins overall Huntingdon majority
yesterday 10:50 Former police officer and scout leader from March to be sentenced today for child sex offences
yesterday 07:41 General Election 2019: Lucy Frazer holds Conservative seat for South East Cambridgeshire
yesterday 05:35 General Election 2019: The result for North East Cambridgeshire sees Conservative's increase their majority.
yesterday 05:35 General Election 2019: John Hayes wins South Holland and the Deepings seat
yesterday 04:32 General Election 2019: Ruth Johnson hopes this election will be a building block for the future
yesterday 04:32 Conservatives hold South Cambridgeshire seat despite Liberal Democrat win prediction
yesterday 03:29 General Election 2019: South West Norfolk sees small turnout drop
yesterday 03:29 General Election 2019: Liberal Democrat says he had to have personal safety advice while out canvassing in North East Cambs
yesterday 03:29 General Election 2019: Conservative Steve Barclay is hoping to build on his majority for a fourth time
yesterday 02:26 General Election 2019: Labour's Diane Boyd is hoping for a small local victory in Wisbech with a larger share of the vote
yesterday 02:26 General Election 2019: Cheers as Conservative Steve Barclay arrives at the count at Wisbech Hudson Leisure Centre
yesterday 01:23 General Election 2019: Count at the Hudson Leisure Centre in Wisbech
2019-12-12 20:02 Long Sutton's only bank will remain open
2019-12-12 18:59 Arthur Pope from Wisbech is half the man he used to be ...
2019-12-12 18:59 Vinksna leads the way as Wisbech Wildcats batter Boston in their local battle
2019-12-12 17:56 Christmas carols, Santa and soup at Wisbech Park event
2019-12-12 17:56 Hunstanton SEA LIFE seal Jon Bon Jovi needs a lift home this Christmas - can you help?
2019-12-12 17:56 Someone in Cambridgeshire was robbed of these precious medals and jewellery and now police want to re-unite them with their owners
2019-12-12 17:56 Seven martial artists from the Fens finish Wales competition with 11 trophies
2019-12-12 17:56 General Election 2019 LIVE: News, photos, tweets and reports from across the Fens and Cambridgeshire
2019-12-12 16:53 Wimblington's Thomas Eaton Academy has been told it must do better by Ofsted
2019-12-12 16:53 Police force their way into Littleport house in crack down on drugs
2019-12-12 16:53 Man dies following A1 collision
2019-12-12 14:47 Two 'pushy' men caught selling perfume from carrier bags in Wisbech are 'ushered out of town'
2019-12-12 13:44 Firefighter Vicky scores a first at March Fire Station
2019-12-12 13:44 The Clarkson Singers bringing Christmas music to audiences at Light Cinema in Wisbech
2019-12-12 12:41 #50,000 reasons to join Cambridgeshire County Council's campaign to beat loneliness this Christmas
2019-12-12 12:41 'Slow down, drive to road conditions': Two cars crash in the Fens due to 'weather conditions'
2019-12-12 11:38 Beware of icy roads in Fenland this morning say police
2019-12-12 11:38 NON-LEAGUE FOOTBALL: Crucial clash in Wisbech St Mary survival mission
2019-12-12 11:38 NON-LEAGUE FOOTBALL: Wisbech Town chiefs calls for complete performances in battle to avoid the drop
2019-12-12 10:35 Election 2019: North East Cambs voters have four to choose from when they go to the polls today
2019-12-12 09:32 Fenland Music Centre Association's Christmas concert raises £574
2019-12-11 19:53 Election 2019: North East Cambs voters have four to choose from when they go to the polls tomorrow
2019-12-11 19:53 General Election 2019 LIVE: Results from across Cambridgeshire
2019-12-11 18:50 Wisbech Grammar School's youngest pupils wow with their 'Wriggly Nativity'
2019-12-11 18:50 Independent businesses celebrate Christmas together at Littleport restaurant
2019-12-11 18:50 YouGov predicts Liberal Democrat win in South Cambridgeshire
2019-12-11 16:44 Gallery: Little Hope Weston finally gets her Christmas wish at a special party in Wisbech thanks to the generosity of the local community
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