Fenland Citizen

Major recovery operation gets underway to remove derailed freight train at Ely as passengers continue to face disruption until at least Monday

Couns Laura Eldridge and Jacy Tyrrell, South Holland District Council members for Long Sutton.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG150517-151TW.

Councillors launch new surgeries in Long Sutton

Heavy showers

Memorial day raises £1,700


£16m scheme to increase size of Guyhirn roundabout to ease bottleneck will start by 2020 and take around two years to complete says Highways England


Rescue mission for Mittens


Vintage day for Wisbech and District Historic Vehicle Club’s annual rally

Freight train derailment just outside of Ely near Prickwillow - the shot clearly shows a number of wagons off the track.

UPDATED with new picture of derailment near the West Curve stretch of the Ely to Manea rail line is causing major disruption to travellers - buses are now in operation

Polling cards have gone out for a referendum on March Neighbourhood Plan sparking confusion among voters.

March Neighbourhood Plan referendum leaves voters puzzled prompting press statements from the town and Fenland District Councils

Cambridge City  v Wisbech Town in the final of the 2015/16 Cambs Invitation Cup at Newmarket Town ground.
Michael Frew scores
Picture Mark Westley

Wisbech Town on cloud nine with Sleaford UCL triumph

The FA cup trophy on display at Blyth Spartans, Croft Park

Wisbech boss Creasey looks to cap week with FA Cup Spalding Utd win

Jordan Gill's open work out at Chatteris before his next fight in London on Saturday

Trainer change for Chatteris pro boxer Jordan Gill

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Former Bognor defender Tom Broadbent signed for Bristol Rovers earlier today.

Wisbech Town lose to ex-King’s Lynn striker


Wisbech and March bowlers head to nationals

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Wisbech Town lose Deeping derby


March ’keeper Jack is tournament runner-up


Fen anglers head to Rookery Waters festival

Melvin Benn launching his ReBalance plans with Lande Hekt from punk rock band Muncie Girls, PRS Foundation chief executive Vanessa Reed and Lucy Wood, also from Festival Republic.

VIDEO: Festival boss launches ReBalance scheme to get more girls into music industry

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Wimblington Summer Gardening Show
left to right front Gilda Bellard, Shirley Morrisey, Liz Wright, Julie Dent

left to right front Andy Thomas and Maureen Davis

Winners galore at Wimblington Show


Wisbech church fountain flows once more following repairs

Tim Rose of Star Wars fame with Salacious Crumb - one of the characters he played in the films.

Admiral Akbar and Salacious B Crumb actor Tim Rose officially launches this year’s Skylark Garden Centre maize maze at Wimblington which has a Star Wars theme


What is the most important ingredient in your full English breakfast?


Burst water main causing travel disruption in Wisbech