Fenland Citizen

Chance to have your say on Wisbech skatepark plans and win £50 voucher

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Damian Hinds, Education Secretary.

Drive to raise education standards and increase opportunity in Fenland and East Cambs unveiled by new Education Secretary

Education
Kevin and Marie Venni pictured on holiday last year. He is currently battling bowel cancer and is organising a charity family fun day.

Wisbech football manager Kevin Venni hopes to kick cancer and is organising a charity match and fun day

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Hare coursing gangs are bringing fear and intimidation across Cambridgeshire and are even threatening to torch farms

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Storm Georgina blows in with winds up to 70 mph bringing chaos across Fenland including felling trees and cutting power

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Two men are convicted selling illegal and unsafe tobacco from the Euro Star shop in Wisbech

Crime

Flu-like bug forces West Walton Primary School to stay closed for deep-cleaning

Education
Two cars have been vandalised in Wisbech in an incident police are treating as a hate crime.

Attack on cars in Wisbech was ‘despicable’ hate crime say police

Crime
Andy Murray, was in the RAF for 30 years before embarking on his career change. Now a second year intern at Thomas Eaton Primary Academy in Wimblington, near March, he is looking forward to taking up a post as a Newly Qualified Teacher this year.

Fancy a career change? - Then teaching in Fenland could be an option as drive to fill vacancies is launched

Education
Bowls

North Cambs bowlers suffer Hunts loss

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Edward Elmore, from Doddington, completed the treble just prior to the Christmas period competing in the World Indoor Bowls Council Junior Championships in Newport, Wales.  These championships follow on from the English National Title he won early 2017 followed by the British Isles Under 25s Title in Belfast, Northern Ireland last March.

From a young age, I always wanted to win: rise of world-crowned Doddington bowler Elmore

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Townsend Lakes winner Colin Begbie

Anglers travel far to use March Old Nene where Coote triumphs

Angling
Football

Woodmans Cottage make Cambs Sunday cup last eight after Guyhirn win

Football

Good guesses for new March Golf Club captains’ drive-in distances

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Leverington Three Counties Running Club superb debut for Clough

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Ten-man Wisbech Town Acorns win at Ely Crusaders

Football

FC Parson Drove cruise into semis after beating Spalding Town

Football
Black Dog by Simon Corbin

King’s Lynn author recalls haunting journey in Black Dog

Arts
Kristina Rhinaoff with Christopher Maloney (left) and Robin Windsor in Dance To The Music.

Review: Dance to the Music at Lynn Corn Exchange entertains and gives a history lesson too

Music
GEORDIE SOUL: Newcastle jazz singer-songwriter Zoe Gilby will be performing with her quartet at Long Sutton Market House on Saturday, December 16, at 7.30pm.  Photo by Adrian Tilbrook.

CONCERT PREVIEW: Invitation to hear Geordie jazz queen in Long Sutton

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MFCP Bin Suhayl chess Cambridgeshire County Championships

Marshland St James teen and Wisbech pupil Ieysaa youngest chess champion in Cambs history

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Sutton St Edmund

Exciting time ahead for Sutton St Edmund residents

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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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