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Great Ponton village church shows steely resolve against lead thieves

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March library is one of 32 of the county's libraries where plans are underway to introduce charges.

Cambridgeshire Council’s move to charge for computers in libraries is ‘ill conceived and money grabbing’ say opposition members

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The former Moy Park site in Mount Pleasant Road, Wisbech has been sold. Picture: Fisher German.

Former Moy Park site in Wisbech is sold

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Councillor Chris Seaton, has been chosen as new leader of Fenland District Council and will be formally ratified for the job on Thursday (22). He has been busy appointing his cabinet.

All change as new Fenland District Council leader appoints his top team ahead of being ratified for the top job

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Manea man praises a family’s bravery after receiving a new heart and is urging others to join the organ donor register

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Work underway of £1M Grantham park restoration

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Could you help rehome a Spanish rescue dog from Wisbech charity Akira Galgo and Podenco Rescue

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Locks away for Long Sutton youngster Lucy for friend and charity

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Steve Barclay MP has welcomed the new plan which aims to help schools and teachers in Fenland and East Cambs.

New plan announced by Department of Education will help Fenland teachers learn new skills for free

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A male in his 30s was arrested on  February 13  in the Wisbech area after his vehicle was stopped using false plates.

Police discover £49,000 of illegal tobacco after stopping driver in Wisbech area for using car with false plates

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MP Hayes takes up case for bus routes under review

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BUS THREAT: Father Jonathan Sibley, priest-in-charge of St Marys Church, Long Sutton.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG140216-109TW.

Movement starts to protect under-threat bus routes serving South Holland

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Conservative Party members of South Holland District Council want to hold talks with Stagecoach about its review of services operation out of its King's Lynn depot which could close.  Photo supplied.

Political pressure applied from South Holland on bus operator’s review

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Accident news.

UPDATE TUESDAY 5.50PM Two people taken to hospital after A17 crash in Long Sutton

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RTA Tilney All Saints

UPDATE: Witnesses sought after man suffers ‘serious head injuries’ in A47 crash at Tilney All Saints

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Great Ponton village church shows steely resolve against lead thieves

Crime
A male in his 30s was arrested on  February 13  in the Wisbech area after his vehicle was stopped using false plates.

Police discover £49,000 of illegal tobacco after stopping driver in Wisbech area for using car with false plates

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Devidas Subacius has been jailed for punching a toddler in the face.

March man jailed for 17 years for punching toddler in the face - the child had eight healed fractures

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James Cromwell and his son Leon.

Huge rise in knife crime prompts amnesty across Cambridgeshire - there were 87 recorded crimes in just four months

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New plan announced by Department of Education will help Fenland teachers learn new skills for free

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Magic day at Upwell Academy Wisbech with children and staff dressing as wizards and witches Halle Bell (year1), Molly Burnett (reception), Bobby Saul (year 1).

Children produce magical work as Upwell Academy holds an inspiring dress-up day to help their writing skills

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Pupil’s pet snake is star of Walpole St Peter school science lesson

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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
West Walton Primary School is closed because of 'flu-like' bug.

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

Education

MP Hayes takes up case for bus routes under review

Transport
BUS THREAT: Father Jonathan Sibley, priest-in-charge of St Marys Church, Long Sutton.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG140216-109TW.

Movement starts to protect under-threat bus routes serving South Holland

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Conservative Party members of South Holland District Council want to hold talks with Stagecoach about its review of services operation out of its King's Lynn depot which could close.  Photo supplied.

Political pressure applied from South Holland on bus operator’s review

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Coun Roger Gambba-Jones, chairman of South Holland District Council's planning committee.  Photo supplied.

LONG SUTTON PARISH COUNCIL: Fears over council ‘sifting process’ ahead of vote on new homes plan

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Cambridgeshire Council’s move to charge for computers in libraries is ‘ill conceived and money grabbing’ say opposition members

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Grantham hotel seeks to be converted to 20 flats

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LIGHTING-UP TIME? The War Memorial in Long Sutton town centre could be illuminated if parish councillors follow up an idea from the public.  Photo (TIM WILSON): SG110112-118TW.

LONG SUTTON PARISH COUNCIL: Idea to light up War Memorial

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MP Steve Barclay with the letter from the FA confirming the offer of a �650,000 grant to Estover Playing Field.

FA’s £650,000 grant offer for Estover Playing Field in March comes with ‘so many strings attached’

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Councillor John Clark.

‘My position was undermined’ says Fenland leader Councillor John Clark after his ‘surprise’ resignation

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Work underway of £1M Grantham park restoration

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Baby black-tailed godwits were headstarted by staff at WWT in Welney as part of a Project Godwit aimed at helping the endangered species now they have been spotted in Portugal.

Godwits hand-reared at Welney Wetlands Centre have been spotted safe and well in Portugal

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Storm damage
A47 between Wisbech and Guyhirn

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

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Welney Wash Road

Welney drivers keep flooding their engines

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Manea man praises a family’s bravery after receiving a new heart and is urging others to join the organ donor register

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There's a question mark over the future of palliative care services in Wisbech.

End of life care in Wisbech could be under threat thanks to a mix-up over contract

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Some of the staff team at the Alan Hudson Day Treatment Centre in Wisbech. From left: Jane Clarke (Registered Staff Nurse), Alison Strickle(administrator), Judy Duffy (activities coordinator), Michelle Knight (Matron), Alison Thorpe (Staff Nurse) and Clare Walpole (Sister).
Jennie Chaplin (complementary therapist), Rachel Ingham-Brown (Staff Nurse), Phillippa Ashcroft )project development officer) and Patricia Harrison (complementary therapist).

Top rated Alan Hudson Day Treatment Centre in Wisbech launches major fundraising campaign for 2018

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West Walton Primary School is closed because of 'flu-like' bug.

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

Education
Welney Wash Road

Welney drivers keep flooding their engines

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