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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. ...
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Special menu of Christmas puddings launched at Cambridge restaurant

Christmas pudding menu on offer at Six in Cambridge. Picture: SIX

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The Varsity Hotel & Spa has launched a special menu of Christmas puddings at their SIX restaurant.

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Jail for Thorney paedophile who exposed himself to eight-year-old girl before assaulting her

PUBLISHED: 16:15 13 December 2019 | UPDATED: 16:15 13 December 2019

Ben Jolley

Christopher Sellers, of St Mary's Close, Thorney, exposed himself to an eight-year-old girl in a sports centre before assaulting her. The 70-year-old has ...

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Former police officer and scout leader from March has child sex offences sentencing adjourned to January

PUBLISHED: 15:55 13 December 2019 | UPDATED: 16:02 13 December 2019

Ben Jolley

Former March police officer and scout leader Phillip Richardson, who admitted downloading and distributing child sex abuse images, will be sentenced in the ...

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Hockey: Mixed fortunes for Wisbech Town

PUBLISHED: 13:00 13 December 2019

Action from the match between March and Wisbech seconds (pic Ian Carter)

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It has been a difficult first half of the season for Wisbech, but ...

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General Election 2019: Barclay demolishes all before him with a stonking 29,993 majority in NE Cambs

PUBLISHED: 12:24 13 December 2019

JOHN ELWORTHY

General Election 2019: Steve Barclay at the count

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Liz Truss increases majority in South West Norfolk

PUBLISHED: 05:40 13 December 2019 | UPDATED: 11:00 13 December 2019

Simon Parkin

Liz Truss who was re-elected in Norfolk South West with Monster Raving Loony Party candidate Earl Elvis of Outwell. Picture: Simon ...

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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). ...
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Former police officer and scout leader from March to be sentenced today for child sex offences

PUBLISHED: 10:47 13 December 2019 | UPDATED: 10:47 13 December 2019

Ben Jolley

Phil Richardson, a former police officer and scout leader from March, is to be sentenced at St Albans Crown Court today (December 13) for child sex ...

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Conservatives hold seat as Jonathan Djanogly wins overall Huntingdon majority

PUBLISHED: 04:34 13 December 2019 | UPDATED: 10:24 13 December 2019

Katie Ridley

Mr Djanogly was re-elected as the MP for Huntingdon at 3:15am at One Leisure St Ives.

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General Election 2019: Lucy Frazer holds Conservative seat for South East Cambridgeshire

PUBLISHED: 06:50 13 December 2019 | UPDATED: 06:50 13 December 2019

It was a landslide victory for the Conservatives in South East Cambridgeshire - with Lucy Frazer promising a brighter future. Picture: DAN MASON

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Conservatives hold South Cambridgeshire seat despite Liberal Democrat win prediction

PUBLISHED: 03:36 13 December 2019 | UPDATED: 03:36 13 December 2019

Nick Gill

General Election 2019 result: Anthony Browne is the new South Cambridgeshire MP for the Conservatives. Picture: Stephen Frost

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Vinksna leads the way as Wisbech Wildcats batter Boston in their local battle

PUBLISHED: 17:00 12 December 2019

Action from Wisbech Wildcats match at Boston

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Having seen their Eastern Counties Two West trip to Essex side Wendens Ambo cancelled, with the ...

2019-12-12 18:59 open_in_new
Someone in Cambridgeshire was robbed of these precious medals and jewellery and now police want to re-unite them with their owners

PUBLISHED: 15:44 12 December 2019 | UPDATED: 15:49 12 December 2019

John Elworthy

One of seven items recovered by Cambridgeshire police following the arrest of a burglar. Now police want to reunite the items with their rightful ...

2019-12-12 17:56 open_in_new
Hunstanton SEA LIFE seal Jon Bon Jovi needs a lift home this Christmas - can you help?

PUBLISHED: 15:35 12 December 2019 | UPDATED: 15:35 12 December 2019

Hunstanton SEA LIFE seal Jon Bon Jovi (pictured) needs a helping hand this Christmas to get home to his family. Picture: Supplied/SEA LIFE

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Christmas carols, Santa and soup at Wisbech Park event

PUBLISHED: 15:05 12 December 2019 | UPDATED: 15:05 12 December 2019

Christmas carols, Santa and soup at Wisbech Park event. Picture: FACEBOOK

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2019-12-12 17:56 open_in_new
General Election 2019 LIVE: News, photos, tweets and reports from across the Fens and Cambridgeshire
Queues have been forming in Wisbech and Cambridge to vote - one of the early surprises of the election here in Cambridgeshire today. We're bringing you live coverage with tweets, photos and election news throughout the day and into the night as results are declared. ...
2019-12-12 17:56 open_in_new
Seven martial artists from the Fens finish Wales competition with 11 trophies

PUBLISHED: 15:58 12 December 2019 | UPDATED: 15:58 12 December 2019

Seven martial art students won big at a regional competition in Wales. Picture: Supplied

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Man dies following A1 collision

PUBLISHED: 08:57 12 December 2019 | UPDATED: 14:36 12 December 2019

Katie Ridley

Police were called at 6.42pm on Monday, 9 December, with reports of a collision between a lorry, a silver Volkswagen Golf, a blue van, a blue Ford Fiesta ...

2019-12-12 16:53 open_in_new
Police force their way into Littleport house in crack down on drugs

PUBLISHED: 14:43 12 December 2019 | UPDATED: 14:43 12 December 2019

john elworthy

Drugs raid in Littleport was unsuccessful for East Cambs Police but they vow to continue their crack down. Picture; POLICE

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Two 'pushy' men caught selling perfume from carrier bags in Wisbech are 'ushered out of town'

PUBLISHED: 12:45 12 December 2019

Ben Jolley

The police officers who were on shoplifting patrol in Wisbech town centre. Picture: POLICING FENLAND/FACEBOOK

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