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March lorry driver seeks High Court damages of more than £300,000 over electrocution

Lorry driver Gary Chisholm, who was electrocuted and badly burnt when his tipper lorry hit overhead power cables, has launched a High Court compensation claim for more than £300,000.

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Police have issued CCTV images.

Do you recognise this face ask police after assault in Wisbech

Police have released CCTV of two men they would like to speak to in connection with a violent 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

Cambridgeshire Constabulary has announced proposed plans to create a new policing model for the county which will include an extra 50 police officers but a cut by a third in the number of PCSOs.

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

A man has been taken to hospital with critical injuries after a collision between a car and a lorry in Emneth this morning (Thursday, November 16).

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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

A former March factory worker has described his shock at discovering two men who worked alongside him have been jailed for their part in a phone scam which saw elderly victims fleeced out of thousands of pounds.

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Machetes and swords are among bladed items handed in during a week-long knives amnesty in Cambridgeshire.

Week-long Amnesty takes nearly 100 knives off the streets of Cambridgeshire including machetes and swords

A knife amnesty has led to nearly 100 bladed items, including swords and machetes, being handed in to Cambridgeshire police.

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Jack Green pictured inbed where he was found covered in blood by his mum Tammy Green.

Mother finds Wisbech teenager bloodied and bruised after he returns home from night out

A Wisbech teenager was so badly beaten as he walked home from a party on Friday night (3) he only has vague memories of what happened says his horrified mum.

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New plea to trace van driver over fatal crash at Walsoken

New plea to trace van driver over fatal crash at Walsoken

Police have issued a fresh appeal to trace a motorist in connection with a fatal crash on the A47 in West Norfolk last month.

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THINK! launch new campaign to raise awareness of dangers of using a mobile phone while driving.

Music style video used in campaign to highlight dangers of using mobile phones while driving

A new campaign featuring a ‘music-style video aims to highlight the dangers of using a handheld mobile phone while driving.

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�2,000 of fireworks have been seized by trading standards in Fenland.

£2,000 worth of fireworks that were illegally stored are seized from Fenland property

Trading Standards have seized around £2,000 worth of fireworks which were being illegally stored in van and sold via a social media site.

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Kestutis Bauzys, 46, man has been found guilty of the murder of his long-term girlfriend Dzilva Butiene, 48.

Lithuanian man who killed his girlfriend at a Wisbech flat will spend at least 17-and-a-half years in jail

A Lithuanian man who murdered his long-term girlfriend has been jailed for at least 17 years.

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A mini-digger like this one was stolen from Sutton St James.

Mini-digger stolen from Sutton St James

A mini-digger like the one pictured above was stolen from Sutton St James on Monday night.

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Cambs Police have launched a new website.

Cambridgeshire Constabulary launches new website to help communicate with the public

Cambridgeshire Constabulary has launched a new website which aims to transform the way the force communicates with the people of the county.

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Mitchell Bird has been jailed for 18 years for the murder of Bradley Carter.

Wisbech man Mitchell Bird jailed for 18 years for murder of Bradley Carter

A man who launched an attack during a row over drugs has been jailed for 18 years.

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Driver charged after two Spalding women die in drain plunge

Driver charged after two Spalding women die in drain plunge

Two Spalding women died when the car they were travelling in plunged into a water-filled drain on Friday morning (October 13).

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Kestutis Bauzys, 46, man has been found guilty of the murder of his long-term girlfriend Dzilva Butiene, 48.

Lithuanian man Kestutis Bauzys guilty of murdering his girlfriend Dzilva Butiene in Wisbech

A Lithuanian man has been found guilty of the murder of his long-term girlfriend.

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Court news.

Long Sutton man denies committing multiple rapes

A man convicted of sexually assaulting a girl during the 1980s has denied repeatedly raping the same victim.

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Two brothers convicted of gangmaster offences in the Wisbech area have been ordered to pay back hundreds of thousands of pounds of ill-gotten gains.

Two Wisbech gangmasters ordered to pay back £100,000s in ill-gotten gains

Two brothers convicted of gangmaster offences in the Wisbech area have been ordered to pay back hundreds of thousands of pounds of ill-gotten gains.

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Bus driver Paul Roberts (left) was caught on camera brawling with passenger Kane Allen - the clip went viral after being shared on Twitter.

Brawling bus driver from Walpole St Andrew receives 18-month conditional discharge for assault

A Fenland bus driver who was caught on camera brawling with a passenger has been given an 18-month conditional discharge by magistrates.

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Sports equipment damaged in Tydd St Mary blaze

Sports equipment damaged in Tydd St Mary blaze

A Portakabin containing sports equipment in Tydd St Mary was ablaze yesterday evening (Tuesday September 26).

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