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Land for natural open spaces should be part of planning conditions says March conservationist and Green councillor Robert White

Land for natural open spaces should be part of planning conditions says March conservationist and Green councillor Robert White

Land for natural open spaces should be part of planning conditions says March conservationist and Green councillor Robert White

Conservation groups in Fenland are calling for ‘wild’ open spaces to be widely included in conditions imposed on developers wanting to build houses.


Anglian Water backs Unblocktober campaign to reduce sewer blockages and protect the environment

Anglian Water backs Unblocktober campaign to reduce sewer blockages and protect the environment

Anglian Water backs Unblocktober campaign to reduce sewer blockages and protect the environment

With over 40,000 blockages a year blighting the sewer network, Anglian Water are joining the call to arms as part of the Unblocktober campaign.


Plan could cost jobs in the town

Plan could cost jobs in the town

Plan could cost jobs in the town

A letter writer fears developers could pull out of the town if an incinerator is built.

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Heavy rain to lash down on South Holland

Heavy rain to lash down on South Holland

Heavy rain to lash down on South Holland

A wet weekend is in prospect for Fenland thanks to Storm Alex.


Incinerator consultation

Incinerator consultation

Incinerator consultation

The company behind plans to build a mega-incinerator has announced a second non-statutory consultation period.


Emergency services in Sutton Bridge

Emergency services in Sutton Bridge

Emergency services in Sutton Bridge

Coastguard and police are at the scene after receiving reports of a casualty in difficulty in the water.


Saltmarsh still on the market for £1.3million

Saltmarsh still on the market for £1.3million

Saltmarsh still on the market for £1.3million

No buyer has yet been found for about 542 acres of sea bank in the area valued at £1.375million.


Face masks lead to recycling weighing 12 times as a heavy as a hippo being rejected in Cambridgeshire since July

Face masks lead to recycling weighing 12 times as a heavy as a hippo being rejected in Cambridgeshire since July

Face masks lead to recycling weighing 12 times as a heavy as a hippo being rejected in Cambridgeshire since July

Cambridgeshire people are being urged to think about their recycling after nearly 55 tonnes have been rejected because of face masks and PPE waste.


Fenland farm proves where there's muck there's gas as it becomes the first in the country to pump biomethane into the National Grid

Fenland farm proves where there's muck there's gas as it becomes the first in the country to pump biomethane into the National Grid

Fenland farm proves where there's muck there's gas as it becomes the first in the country to pump biomethane into the National Grid

A Fenland anaerobic digester plant has scored a first after its biomethane was connected to the National Grid.


Much of March left underwater following heavy thunderstorms

Much of March left underwater following heavy thunderstorms

Much of March left underwater following heavy thunderstorms

There have been calls for action after many parts of March were left flooded by a heavy thunderstorm yesterday (Sunday) afternoon.


Cambridgeshire County Council shortlisted for top climate emergency award

Cambridgeshire County Council shortlisted for top climate emergency award

Cambridgeshire County Council shortlisted for top climate emergency award

Cambridgeshire’s work to respond to the climate change emergency has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award.


'They may not even need a new incinerator'

'They may not even need a new incinerator'

'They may not even need a new incinerator'

A reader says coal-fired power stations could be converted to waste incinerators.


Coastguard called to river incident

Coastguard called to river incident

Coastguard called to river incident

Emergency services, including Sutton Bridge Coastguard, were called out last night.


Councillor leads climate change group

Councillor leads climate change group

Councillor leads climate change group

A local councillor is heading a group of rural leaders launching a new network to promote the voice of the countryside in the climate change debate.


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