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Peckover Primary School in Wisbech has been chosen to share secrets of success in helping disadvantaged pupils in study

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March Cold Stores are looking to expand and say plans are essential to make the site sustainable for the future.

Expansion plans at March Cold Stores in Marwick Road could see creation of 15 new jobs

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Councillor Simon King, says he is innocent of any wrongdoing over expense claims.

Fenland councillor Simon King is confident he will be cleared of wrongdoing over expenses

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Beaupre Community Primary School in Outwell has gone from 'Good' to 'Requires Improvement' say Ofsted inspectors.

Beaupre Community Primary School in Outwell ‘requires improvement’ say Ofsted inspectors

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Tributes paid to Sarah Oldham from March who died after being struck by lightning on holiday in Turkey

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Chatteris is set for new multi-million pound primary school to ‘future proof’ town’s education provision

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Mobile unit to be removed from Tydd St Mary playing field

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Litter crackdown cleans up streets as offenders ordered to pay out £1,750 to Fenland Council

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New trustees and committee members running Tydd St Mary Village Hall are (back) Coun Nicolette Evans, Verity Bowser, Irene Carter, Margaret Halifax, Kevin Crisp, (front) Janet Crisp, Vicki Adkin and Pat Bailey.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG091117-100TW.

Exciting times ahead for Tydd St Mary Village Hall team

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Chatteris Christmas Lights Switch on

Chatteris sparkles as the annual Christmas lights go on with the help of Vine Summer

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Witness appeal following Murrow fatal

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Jade Green who was killed in a car crash at Black Drove, Murrow.

Woman killed in two vehicle crash at Murrow is named as Jade Green from Wisbech

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New plea to trace van driver over fatal crash at Walsoken

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Did you see collision between Jeep and mobility scooter on March Market Place?

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Two people have died following a crash along the Forty Foot River this morning (October 13).

Two women confirmed as victims killed in this morning’s accident along the Forty Foot Drai at Ramsey Forty Foot

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Do you recognise this face ask police after assault in Wisbech

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Cambridgeshire Chief Constable Alec Wood.

Cambridgeshire Constabulary announce radical changes to county’s policing including 50 extra officers

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Man suffers critical injuries after crash between car and lorry in Emneth

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Two former March factory workers have been jailed for their part in an Indian gang's vitamins scam.

Shock as two former March factory workers are jailed for their part in Indian gang’s vitamins scam

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Peckover Primary School in Wisbech has been chosen to share secrets of success in helping disadvantaged pupils in study

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Beaupre Community Primary School in Outwell has gone from 'Good' to 'Requires Improvement' say Ofsted inspectors.

Beaupre Community Primary School in Outwell ‘requires improvement’ say Ofsted inspectors

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A new multi-million pound primary school  for Chatteris will be built next to the Cromwell Community College in Wenny Road.

Chatteris is set for new multi-million pound primary school to ‘future proof’ town’s education provision

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College of West Anglia scoops national green award

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CHILDREN IN NEED: Holbeach Primary Academy pupils Lacie, Daniel, Alexis and Lacie with staff members Ann Rickers and Emma Rout.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG171117-119TW.

CHILDREN IN NEED DAY: Pounds aplenty for Pudsey on a day of generosity across South Holland

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Expansion plans at March Cold Stores in Marwick Road could see creation of 15 new jobs

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PUB REOPENING: Owners Sean Portass and Dana Garkavaya oversee refurbishment work at The Granary in Long Sutton ahead of its official relaunch this weekend.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG261117-102TW.

Drinks are back on at new-look Granary in Long Sutton

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Plans to change Friday market day in Long Sutton by closing two town centre streets are to be discussed at a public meeting on Tuesday night.

Town meeting to talk about Long Sutton market day changes

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Plans to change Friday market day in Long Sutton by closing two town centre streets are to be discussed at a public meeting on Tuesday night.

Conversion plan for historic town house

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Mobile unit to be removed from Tydd St Mary playing field

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Tydd St Mary Parish Council news.

TYDD ST MARY PARISH COUNCIL: Ultimatum to remove mobile storage unit from playing field

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VILLAGE HUB: Tydd St Mary Village Hall has a new  management committee and trustees after a public meeting produced an 'overwheming response'.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG281017-202TW.

Fantastic response to Tydd St Mary Village Hall new volunteers’ appeal

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This is an early version of what a roundabout might look like at the Broad End Road junction on the A47 at Wisbech - people are now being asked for their views.

Have your say on a roundabout at Broad End Road junction and other vital road schemes for Wisbech

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Matthijs Hou�t, Senior Commercial Attach� at the Dutch embassy in London presents the cheque at the fifth Wisbech 2020 summit. Pictured from left: Peter Simpson, Anglian Water; Japp Flikweert, HaskoningDHV; Matthijs Hou�t; Sam Hoy, leader of Wisbech Town Council; Steve Count, leader of Cambs County Council; John Clark, leader of Fenland Council; Steve Barclay, MP.

Cutting flood risk is key to Garden Town

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Swans enjoy first feed of winter at Welney

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Dafila Scott, daughter of Sir Peter Scott, serves up the grain for the swans at Welney WWT for the first night feed of the new season, and there was a magnificent Fenland sunset as a backdrop to the occasion.

Swans enjoy the first night feed of the season at Welney Wetlands and Wildfowl Centre

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Long Sutton Parish Council news.

LONG SUTTON PARISH COUNCIL NEWS: Threat of dog ban in town parks

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A campaign has been launched to save Wenny Meadow in Chatteris from being built on.

Group aims to ‘Save Wenny Meadow’ in Chatteris from development claiming it would be an act of ‘historical vandalism’

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Shortage of doctors blamed as two health pilot schemes fail to take-off at Fenland hospitals

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Julie Cave, chief executive of the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust

BREAKING NEWS: Two Norfolk and Suffolk mental health trust directors quit after inspection criticism

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Wisbech student James Lowery is urging people to have the meningitis vaccination after nearly dying from the illness.

Wisbech student James Lowery urges others to have meningitis jab after virus nearly kills him

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Graham Buckland, who has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, with his daughter Lorna.

Mesothelioma patient Graham Buckland from Emneth hopes former workmates at Dacorum College, Herts, can help him

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calls for GPs to refer more patients to use Fenland's leisure centres including the George Campbell at March.

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

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