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Have your say on visiting Cambridgeshire care homes

Have your say on visiting Cambridgeshire care homes

Have your say on visiting Cambridgeshire care homes

03 December 2021

Visiting restrictions to care homes have been lifted in updated Government guidance. But has this made a difference for families?


Fenland welcomes royal visitor on a mission to end modern day slavery

Fenland welcomes royal visitor on a mission to end modern day slavery

Fenland welcomes royal visitor on a mission to end modern day slavery

02 December 2021

Fenland’s ongoing fight against modern slavery was recognised this week during a royal visit to Wisbech.


Council backs Fuel Poverty Awareness Day

Council backs Fuel Poverty Awareness Day

Council backs Fuel Poverty Awareness Day

01 December 2021

The council is reminding residents of the support and advice available to help those in fuel poverty.


Gallant fight but the dream is over

Gallant fight but the dream is over

Gallant fight but the dream is over

30 November 2021

Last week, Stephen Wallis focused on March Town's run to the FA Cup First Round in 1955/56.This week he looks at the big game itself.


National Trust launches MONUMENT project to create dementia friendly space in Fenland

National Trust launches MONUMENT project to create dementia friendly space in Fenland

National Trust launches MONUMENT project to create dementia friendly space in Fenland

30 November 2021

Work will get under-way at Peckover House to transform its Reed Barn into a meeting place for people living with dementia and those who care for them.


Golden day for well-known Lions' couple

Golden day for well-known Lions' couple

Golden day for well-known Lions' couple

29 November 2021

Saturday was a golden day for Wisbech couple Bill and Marilyn Batrick as they celebrated 50 years of wedded bliss.


Gallery: Crowds flock to watch as March is lit up for Christmas

Gallery: Crowds flock to watch as March is lit up for Christmas

Gallery: Crowds flock to watch as March is lit up for Christmas

27 November 2021

Crowds flocked to fill the Market Place and streets of March yesterday evening as the annual Christmas Lights Switch-on event returned with a bang


Power company is investigating power cuts in March area

Power company is investigating power cuts in March area

Power company is investigating power cuts in March area

26 November 2021

UK Power Networks has apologised to residents in the March area after a series of power cuts this afternoon (Friday).


Developer hopes latest planning application for Doddington bungalows will be successful

Developer hopes latest planning application for Doddington bungalows will be successful

Developer hopes latest planning application for Doddington bungalows will be successful

26 November 2021

A developer is hoping that resubmitted plans to build 16 homes on a site in the centre of a Fenland village will win planners support.


One Fenland academy is building cultural bridges with a school in India

One Fenland academy is building cultural bridges with a school in India

One Fenland academy is building cultural bridges with a school in India

26 November 2021

Cross-cultural bridges are under construction at a Wisbech academy which is joining forces with an education counterpart in India.


Organisers of a Fenland day centre have issued an SOS for new members

Organisers of a Fenland day centre have issued an SOS for new members

Organisers of a Fenland day centre have issued an SOS for new members

25 November 2021

A Wisbech day centre that offers fun and companionship for retired people is fighting to survive and needs more members.


Property owners are running out of time to apply for help to restore their buildings

Property owners are running out of time to apply for help to restore their buildings

Property owners are running out of time to apply for help to restore their buildings

25 November 2021

The countdown is on for Wisbech High Street property owners to apply for a National Lottery grant to restore their historic buildings.


Tribute has been paid to amazing Parson Drove father of two

Tribute has been paid to amazing Parson Drove father of two

Tribute has been paid to amazing Parson Drove father of two

25 November 2021

Tributes have been paid to a father-of-two who has died a month after being hit by a car.


Survivor of child rape wants ban on convicted sex offenders changing their name

Survivor of child rape wants ban on convicted sex offenders changing their name

Survivor of child rape wants ban on convicted sex offenders changing their name

24 November 2021

A woman who was repeatedly raped by her father as a child has launched a Government petition to ban convicted sex offenders changing their name.


Town donates £20,000 for annual Poppy Appeal

Town donates £20,000 for annual Poppy Appeal

Town donates £20,000 for annual Poppy Appeal

23 November 2021

Organisers of this year's Wisbech Poppy Appeal have been blown away by the public's generosity.


Well-loved nursery nurse Pam dies aged 86

Well-loved nursery nurse Pam dies aged 86

Well-loved nursery nurse Pam dies aged 86

23 November 2021

Much-loved nursery nurse and former member of March Operatic and Dramatic Society (MADAOS) Pam Cliss has died at the age of 86.


Plans would see new vicarage built for village priest

Plans would see new vicarage built for village priest

Plans would see new vicarage built for village priest

22 November 2021

A village vicar could soon have a new home if plans to demolish the existing vicarage get the go-ahead.


Father and daughter duo publish poetry book to raise money for charity

Father and daughter duo publish poetry book to raise money for charity

Father and daughter duo publish poetry book to raise money for charity

22 November 2021

A Fenland father and daughter have written a book of their poems and are now planning to sell the anthology to help a charity close to their hearts.


Fenland towns get set to a return to normal as they host their annual Christmas lights switch-ons this weekend

Fenland towns get set to a return to normal as they host their annual Christmas lights switch-ons this weekend

Fenland towns get set to a return to normal as they host their annual Christmas lights switch-ons this weekend

22 November 2021

It's business as usual for towns across Fenland this weekend as they gear up for their annual Christmas lights switch-ons.


New book will detail towns pubs and inns past and present

New book will detail towns pubs and inns past and present

New book will detail towns pubs and inns past and present

22 November 2021

The Friends of Wisbech Museum are set to publish their latest book written by Andrew Ketley and detailing the towns inns, taverns and beer-houses.


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