Electrical fault causes car fire in Tydd Gote

Firefighters dealt with a car blaze of the A1101 in Tydd Gote on Friday morning.

Florist Pat Pitkin pictured last June with her son, Lloyd.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG040616-103TW.

Long Sutton loses much-loved legend in Pat Pitkin

Tributes have been paid to one of Long Sutton’s much-loved legends, Pat Pitkin, who has died within a year of retiring from her Market Place shop.

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Lincoln Crown Court.

Theft man faces one-month wait to learn fate

A man who admitted stealing from a South Holland pre-school will find out next month what sentence he will serve after appearing in court today (Friday).

Action from the FA Cup second Qualifying Round - King's Lynn Town v Harlow Town at The Walks - Danny Emmington recieves treatment.

Wisbech St Mary defender Emmington escapes serious injury after Cambs Cup semi-final abandoned

Wisbech St Mary FC are relieved that defender Danny Emmington has no spinal injuries after he was stretchered off in Tuesday’s (February 14) Cambs Invitation Cup semi-final against Ely City.

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Wisbech Samurai Shotokan Karate celebrate best year at Leverington

Wisbech Samurai Shotokan Karate’s annual awards party held at Leverington Sports & Social Club on Saturday was its biggest in its 18 year history with more than 130 people attending.

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March golf Club Captain 2017

March Golf Club reveal new 2017 captains

March Golf Club have unveiled their new captains for 2017.

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A Wisbech swimmer in action at the County Championships in Cambridge.

Trophy win fits the Pattern for Wisbech

A strong performance in its second team event of the year saw Wisbech Swimming Club win the Patterns’ Trophy Gala at the Hudson Leisure Centre, Wisbech, on Saturday.

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Appeal for witnesses to burglary in Emneth

Detectives are appealing for witnesses following a burglary in Emneth earlier in the week.

Professional Snooker Player Joe Perry  Centre.taking on 12 Huntstanton league players. Pictured including referee Gerry Shannon. Paul Schwartz. Chris Schwarz. John Pesci. John Pesci ( Jnr ) Simon Wheeliker. Dan Coggin. Richard Asker. Paul Cribb. Gary Hankins. Andy Roper. Stuart Fleming. Mike Lakey.

Chatteris cueman Perry exits Coral Welsh Open in first round

Chatteris cueman Joe Perry crashed out in the first round of the Coral Welsh Open on Tuesday.

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CRASH COURSE: This car left the road on Lutton Gowts, Long Sutton, and crashed into a fence outside Silverhill Caravan and Holiday Park, leaving the site without power for nearly three hours.  Photo supplied.

Car crash cuts power lines at Silverhill caravan park

A popular caravan park in Long Sutton was left without power for nearly three hours after a car “ploughed” into a fence and electricity cables.

Crime news

Police appeal over burglary in Three Holes

Jewellery was stolen during a burglary on Main Road, Three Holes on Monday.

Shaun O Brien with a good pike taken from the North Level Drain

Competitors prepare for Angling Trust Winter League Final at March and Benwick

Over the past few weeks we have had some very strange weather patterns and after a week of frosts, bitterly cold winds and even a few flakes of snow it’s no wonder the fishing right across the Fens has not been at its best, writes Ken Wade.

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Wisbech man jailed for seven years for violent attacks

A Wisbech man who stamped on his victims’ heads, and cut one of their throats with a broken glass, has been jailed for seven years.

Wisbech Rugby 1t xv v Swaffham

Laws penalty sets seal on Wisbech comeback

Wisbech 29 Ipswich 26

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Sophie Tjurina

Wisbech ace Sophie seals national tennis tour finals spot

Sophie Tjurina (pictured) has qualified for the Nike Winter National Tour Finals, held at the National Tennis Centre in Roehampton.

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Kings Lynn Reserves v March Town

Wisbech Town score four for second week running, March lose derby

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March Cricket Club Dinner
left to right Stephen Wallis Robert Sears, Mike Gatting and Norman Alterton

Ashes winner Gatting at March

March Town Cricket Club held their annual cricket dinner in the pavilion last Friday, with former Ashes winning captain Mike Gatting the guest speaker.

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March oche aces star as Cambs up to fourth after victory at Warks

The weekend saw Cambridgeshire travel to Coventry and win 16-23 at Warwickshire in the Inter-County Premier Division.

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