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Parents and schools unite to cut risk of road accidents in Wisbech

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Top team effort: From left, practice manager Louise Butler, dental nurse Hannah Gwynne, receptionist Debbie Hughes and dental nurse Julie Mckie.

Grantham dental practice in bake off for charity

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Peele head teacher Jane Moody with photos of the opening ceremony in 1959, on display in the college reception. Photo: Tim Wilson (SG140917-217TW).

Can you help Peele mark its 60-year milestone?

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Cannabis  Raid at house in Wisbech

Man arrested over Wisbech cannabis factory find

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Gorefield couple hope plans for Fenland’s first earth home will get a yes from local planners

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Fenland Council calls on GPs to refer more patients to use the district’s leisure centres

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Fenland District Council agrees tougher action to tackle street drinking in Wisbech

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More bathroom facilities included in renewed bid for an HMO at Leverington Road Wisbech

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Sheila Edwards, bar manager of Manea Royal British Legion Club, and club chairman Paddy Painter behind the newly refurbished bar.

New look, new lease of life for Manea RBL club

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David Bays, Chairman of Tydd St Mary Village Hall Committee.
Photo by Adam Fairbrother.  MFCP16AF06348.

TYDD ST MARY PARISH COUNCIL NEWS: Village hall’s ‘last ditch’ bid for help

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Motorcyclist seriously injured after crash in Long Sutton

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Coun Peter Coupland, Lincolnshire County Council member for Holbeach Rural, at the A17 turn-off for Fleet where he is called for improvements to be made.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG150717-123TW.

Opposition mounts against A17 scheme in Gedney and Long Sutton

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The number of afternoon services for bus number 49 from Spalding to Gedney Hill has been cut from two to one due to the addition of a new stop in Sutton St James.  Photo by Adam Fairbrother.  Photo: MFCP16AF03148.

Changes to Spalding to Gedney Hill 49 bus service

Transport
Cambridgeshire Mayoral election count at Ross Peers Sports Centre, Soham, James Palmer acceptance speech . Picture: Keith Heppell

Could motorway be coming to Fenland?

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New Wisbech bus link comes into service

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Man arrested over Wisbech cannabis factory find

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£250k cannabis factory uncovered in Wisbech

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Sutton Bridge homes are burgled

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David John Harrison. Photo: Norfolk Police.

Appeal for help to trace wanted man with connections to Wisbech

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Parents and schools unite to cut risk of road accidents in Wisbech

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Peele head teacher Jane Moody with photos of the opening ceremony in 1959, on display in the college reception. Photo: Tim Wilson (SG140917-217TW).

Can you help Peele mark its 60-year milestone?

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Pupils at Cavalry School in March have done really well in the area athletics event.

Cavalry School in March charge to victory in athletics competition

Education
Kingsfield School in Chatteris requires improvement according to the latest Ofsted report.

New head puts spark back into Chatteris Kingsfield school but it still needs improvement

Education
Picture shows the differences currently between funding per pupil per
year in different locations around the UK.

Time to demand a fairer deal from the government for Cambridgeshire pupils

Education

Desperately-ill Sutton Bridge cancer victim has his benefits stopped

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Middletons Streakhouse at Bridge Street. EMN-170109-133028009

FIRST LOOK: Inside Peterborough’s £1m Middletons Steakhouse & Grill

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Highways improvements are one of the conditions Fengrain Ltd are hoping to have discharged by Fenland District Council after submitting proposals on how to address the condition imposed following a successful planning appeal.

Wimblington firm Fengrain is ‘box ticking’ towards fulfilling anaerobic digester plans in Hook Lane

Business
Coun Peter Coupland, Lincolnshire County Council member for Holbeach Rural, at the A17 turn-off for Fleet where he is called for improvements to be made.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG150717-123TW.

Opposition mounts against A17 scheme in Gedney and Long Sutton

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Fenland District Council agrees tougher action to tackle street drinking in Wisbech

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A renewed planning application has been made to convert 17 Leverington Road Wisbech in an HMO for up to 16 people.

More bathroom facilities included in renewed bid for an HMO at Leverington Road Wisbech

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David Bays, Chairman of Tydd St Mary Village Hall Committee.
Photo by Adam Fairbrother.  MFCP16AF06348.

TYDD ST MARY PARISH COUNCIL NEWS: Village hall’s ‘last ditch’ bid for help

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Dossier on Japanese knotweed was presented to Fenland District Council by Councillor Virginia Bucknor.

Knotweed could grow into a major bill for Fenland Council warns Wisbech councillor Virginia Bucknor

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Tydd St Mary Parish Council news.

TYDD ST MARY PARISH COUNCIL NEWS: Football club and council enjoy better relationship

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Dossier calls for action from Fenland District Council on Japanese knotweed

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Willow emerald damselfly has been spotted at Welney Wetlands Centre

Jewel of a spot at WWT reserve - rare willow emerald damselfly is spotted for second year

Environment
Black-tailed godwit pictured after it was released onto the Ouse Washes at Welney earlier this summer.

Hand-reared godwits take flight from Welney as they fly south for the winter

Environment
Dallas Twyman from Outwell believes he has found a way to create renewable energy from passing traffic.

Outwell grandfather is hoping people power will help with his innovative green energy project

Environment

Fenland Council calls on GPs to refer more patients to use the district’s leisure centres

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Matthew Still (third from right) surrounded by family and relatives holds up the winning raffle ticket.   Others in the picture, from left - Reflections owner Michelle Mitchell, mother Linda Beech, grandmother Karen Beech, wife Leah and aunt Kirsty Beech MLNF17PB09801

Desperately-ill Sutton Bridge cancer victim has his benefits stopped

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Val Moore, chairman of Cambridgeshire Healthwatch.

Healthwatch raises concerns about proposed fertility service cuts in Cambridgeshire

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Public Health England have published a new profile for Fenland.

Fenland is a district that has clear ‘health inequalities’ says report

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Everyone Health is urging people from Wisbech to attend a fun day to help get them active.

Family fun day in Wisbech is free and aims to promote healthier lifestyles with a host of activities for all ages

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