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Firm takes first formal step towards building waste incinerator in Wisbech

Firm takes first formal step towards building waste incinerator in Wisbech

Firm takes first formal step towards building waste incinerator in Wisbech

06 December 2019

A firm aiming to build a £300m waste incinerator in Wisbech have taken the first step in the formal planning process by submitting a Scoping Report.


March Mummers are set to perform around the town for their annual Christmas tour

March Mummers are set to perform around the town for their annual Christmas tour

March Mummers are set to perform around the town for their annual Christmas tour

06 December 2019

The March Mummers are currently rehearsing their short play ready for their ninth Christmas tour of the town next Saturday (14).


Do you know where this First World War picture was taken of Elm man Fred Loose?

Do you know where this First World War picture was taken of Elm man Fred Loose?

Do you know where this First World War picture was taken of Elm man Fred Loose?

06 December 2019

A Fenland man is hoping Citizen readers can help identify where this photograph was taken in 1917.


Tower Hall steps into save Friday Bridge Church from a bleak Christmas

Tower Hall steps into save Friday Bridge Church from a bleak Christmas

Tower Hall steps into save Friday Bridge Church from a bleak Christmas

05 December 2019

A village Christmas has been saved after the local village hall booking clerk stepped in to help.


Octavia Hill commemoration weekend is a success at her birthplace in Wisbech

Octavia Hill commemoration weekend is a success at her birthplace in Wisbech

Octavia Hill commemoration weekend is a success at her birthplace in Wisbech

05 December 2019

A string of events has been staged in Wisbech to mark the birth of a celebrated social reformer whose life story began in the town.


Manea will be very festive this weekend with Santa's sleigh, Christmas Fayre and lights-switch-on

Manea will be very festive this weekend with Santa's sleigh, Christmas Fayre and lights-switch-on

Manea will be very festive this weekend with Santa's sleigh, Christmas Fayre and lights-switch-on

04 December 2019

There will be a festive feel in Manea this weekend as Santa makes his annual trip around the village to see as many boys and girls as possible.


There will be more lights than ever shining in Doddington this Christmas

There will be more lights than ever shining in Doddington this Christmas

There will be more lights than ever shining in Doddington this Christmas

04 December 2019

Saturday sees the annual Christmas lights switch-on in Doddington and it promises to be bigger and better than ever.


March family called for an ambulance when baby Autumn stopped breathing but were told to take her to hospital themselves

March family called for an ambulance when baby Autumn stopped breathing but were told to take her to hospital themselves

March family called for an ambulance when baby Autumn stopped breathing but were told to take her to hospital themselves

04 December 2019

A Fenland family have been left shocked and angry after the ambulance service failed to turn up when their baby had a seizure and stopped breathing.


Fenland charity warns pensioners may be missing out on Pension Credit and free TV licences

Fenland charity warns pensioners may be missing out on Pension Credit and free TV licences

Fenland charity warns pensioners may be missing out on Pension Credit and free TV licences

03 December 2019

Fenland Christians Against Poverty Debt Centre is concerned over the large numbers of eligible pensioners missing out on benefits.


Gallery: Chatteris is once again lit up for Christmas with one of the area's best displays

Gallery: Chatteris is once again lit up for Christmas with one of the area's best displays

Gallery: Chatteris is once again lit up for Christmas with one of the area's best displays

02 December 2019

Chatteris Christmas Lights are recognised as one of the best for many miles around and this year's display certainly lives up to that reputation.


Fenland sporting stars shine at annual Living Sports Awards with March and Wisbech both represented among the winners

Fenland sporting stars shine at annual Living Sports Awards with March and Wisbech both represented among the winners

Fenland sporting stars shine at annual Living Sports Awards with March and Wisbech both represented among the winners

02 December 2019

A badminton coach from March and two Wisbech clubs were among the top winners at this year's Living Sports Awards.


Emergency services work together to locate missing person.

Emergency services work together to locate missing person.

Emergency services work together to locate missing person.

01 December 2019

A missing person is recovering in hospital after being found following a combined effort by emergency services.


Thirteen-year-old Charlotte wins junior Fenland Poet Laureate crown while CJ Atkinson wins the adult category

Thirteen-year-old Charlotte wins junior Fenland Poet Laureate crown while CJ Atkinson wins the adult category

Thirteen-year-old Charlotte wins junior Fenland Poet Laureate crown while CJ Atkinson wins the adult category

01 December 2019

Fenland has two new Poet Laureate's following an awards ceremony in Wisbech on Friday night.


Join in the Santa Run fun

Join in the Santa Run fun

Join in the Santa Run fun

30 November 2019

In her Active Fenland column, Fenland District Council physical activity locality co-ordinator Kate Squires looks forward to a festive event.


Gallery: March shines bright as thousands pack streets for annual Christmas Lights Switch-on

Gallery: March shines bright as thousands pack streets for annual Christmas Lights Switch-on

Gallery: March shines bright as thousands pack streets for annual Christmas Lights Switch-on

30 November 2019

Thousands braved Friday evening's freezing temperatures to watch March get lit up for the festive season.


Kind gesture pleases police

Kind gesture pleases police

Kind gesture pleases police

30 November 2019

A restaurant diner brought busy police a warm snack on a cold night.


The case for town parking

The case for town parking

The case for town parking

30 November 2019

A reader has called for controlled short-term pay parking in the town centre.


'None of our nine street lights work'

'None of our nine street lights work'

'None of our nine street lights work'

30 November 2019

Residents of a cul-de-sac are threatening to withhold Council Tax unless street lights that don't work are replaced.


Ely House in Wisbech is set to go to auction in London next month

Ely House in Wisbech is set to go to auction in London next month

Ely House in Wisbech is set to go to auction in London next month

29 November 2019

Historic Ely House reputed to be one of the oldest residential properties in Wisbech is set to go under the hammer in December.


Last call for nominations for Wisbech Unsung Heroes 2019

Last call for nominations for Wisbech Unsung Heroes 2019

Last call for nominations for Wisbech Unsung Heroes 2019

29 November 2019

The deadline for nominating your community Wisbech Unsung Heroes is fast approaching, but there is still time.


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