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Study shows workers in our area are earning less than a living wage

Study shows workers in our area are earning less than a living wage

Study shows workers in our area are earning less than a living wage

Nearly 11,000 Fenland workers were earning less than a real living wage of £9 per hour in the year to April 2018 according to new data.


Fenland has lost five cash machines in just six months

Fenland has lost five cash machines in just six months

Fenland has lost five cash machines in just six months

Fenland has lost five cash machines in just six months, figures suggest, amid warnings that the UK's cash system is "falling apart".


Fenland Gymnastics Academy beams with delight at building firm Persimmon Homes' grand gest

Fenland Gymnastics Academy beams with delight at building firm Persimmon Homes' grand gest

Fenland Gymnastics Academy beams with delight at building firm Persimmon Homes' grand gest

Cambridgeshire gymnastics club with a waiting list of more than 250 has plans to upgrade equipment after receiving £1,000 from a regional builder.


Eleven jobs could be created at Long Sutton filling station with coffee shop plan

Eleven jobs could be created at Long Sutton filling station with coffee shop plan

Eleven jobs could be created at Long Sutton filling station with coffee shop plan

The Main Road Filling Station, in Wisbech Road, Long Sutton, could get a new coffee shop and drive-thru.


Princess Royal impressed by Chatteris firm's history of apprenticeships and hopes to see more young women join Stainless Metalcraft

Princess Royal impressed by Chatteris firm's history of apprenticeships and hopes to see more young women join Stainless Metalcraft

Princess Royal impressed by Chatteris firm's history of apprenticeships and hopes to see more young women join Stainless Metalcraft

Chatteris firm Stainless Metalcraft was given the royal seal of approval on Friday when the Princess Royal paid a visit.


Consultation on future of canning production is under-way at Wisbech pet food firm Nestlé Purina

Consultation on future of canning production is under-way at Wisbech pet food firm Nestlé Purina

Consultation on future of canning production is under-way at Wisbech pet food firm Nestlé Purina

One of Wisbech's biggest employers today (Friday) confirmed it is looking to close part of its production in the town by the end of October this year.


Chatteris in Business launch 'Change Exchange' to help combat impact of bank closure

Chatteris in Business launch 'Change Exchange' to help combat impact of bank closure

Chatteris in Business launch 'Change Exchange' to help combat impact of bank closure

Businesses in a Fenland town have launched a new initiative to help combat the lack of banking facilities.


March branch of clothing store Robert Goddard is set to close

March branch of clothing store Robert Goddard is set to close

March branch of clothing store Robert Goddard is set to close

Robert Goddard is to close its March store to allow the business to focus on expanding its existing stores, open new ones and on its website.


Traders fear for the future of Chatteris and say bank closure could have 'massive repercussions'

Traders fear for the future of Chatteris and say bank closure could have 'massive repercussions'

Traders fear for the future of Chatteris and say bank closure could have 'massive repercussions'

Business leaders fear a Fenland town won’t recover from the proposed closure of its last remaining bank, claiming a massive impact on traders.


Wisbech-based SB Components has invested £6m in new facilities in the town and has jobs on offer

Wisbech-based SB Components has invested £6m in new facilities in the town and has jobs on offer

Wisbech-based SB Components has invested £6m in new facilities in the town and has jobs on offer

A Wisbech engineering firm started 30 years ago with four employees has given the town a major vote of confidence with plans for a £6m investment.


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