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Opinion: Let’s hope stormy start is not an omen for the year ahead...

Opinion: Let’s hope stormy start is not an omen for the year ahead...

Opinion: Let’s hope stormy start is not an omen for the year ahead...

Well Christmas is now an almost distant memory and 2024 has blustered its way in with heavy rain and stormy weather.


Opinion: Stop ignoring Welney’s warning signs and Fenland give solid no to ‘compulsory’ veganism

Opinion: Stop ignoring Welney’s warning signs and Fenland give solid no to ‘compulsory’ veganism

Opinion: Stop ignoring Welney’s warning signs and Fenland give solid no to ‘compulsory’ veganism

Drivers have been risking themselves and their vehicles by driving through the flood water across Welney Wash.


Opinion: Child cruelty figures are abhorrent, while news one in five men change their underwear just once a week is shocking

Opinion: Child cruelty figures are abhorrent, while news one in five men change their underwear just once a week is shocking

Opinion: Child cruelty figures are abhorrent, while news one in five men change their underwear just once a week is shocking

Shocking figures out this week from the children’s charity NSPCC showed a horrifying increase in the number of child cruelty offences in our county.


Opinion: Keyboard warriors should take a look at themselves, and why do we allow advertising to our children?

Opinion: Keyboard warriors should take a look at themselves, and why do we allow advertising to our children?

Opinion: Keyboard warriors should take a look at themselves, and why do we allow advertising to our children?

It’s not often that Fenland hits both national and international headlines but one town certainly did it in style thanks to a simple twist of nature.


‘Gone is the Argos catalogue – the teens now have gift registry apps’

‘Gone is the Argos catalogue – the teens now have gift registry apps’

‘Gone is the Argos catalogue – the teens now have gift registry apps’

In 2022 our columnist boldly declared her dislike for Christmas Eve boxes but now she says the internet is serving up a fresh slice of festive horror.


Opinion: The Twin Flame Game – How one couple set fire to the concept of soulmates with an elaborate scam

Opinion: The Twin Flame Game – How one couple set fire to the concept of soulmates with an elaborate scam

Opinion: The Twin Flame Game – How one couple set fire to the concept of soulmates with an elaborate scam

Fenland Citizen columnist Eve Tawfick talks about The Twin Flame Game in her column this month.


Opinion: U-turn over ticket offices a welcome first – and remembering the brilliant Matthew Perry was more than just Chandler Bing

Opinion: U-turn over ticket offices a welcome first – and remembering the brilliant Matthew Perry was more than just Chandler Bing

Opinion: U-turn over ticket offices a welcome first – and remembering the brilliant Matthew Perry was more than just Chandler Bing

I think this week has scored a first for me as a journalist – or very close to it.


Opinon: Bridge strikes are down to driver error – it’s that plain and simple

Opinon: Bridge strikes are down to driver error – it’s that plain and simple

Opinon: Bridge strikes are down to driver error – it’s that plain and simple

Closure of a Fenland bridge that regularly ranks as the ‘most bashed’ in the country is not an option – at least for now.


Opinion: How can any business survive in this current climate without more government support?

Opinion: How can any business survive in this current climate without more government support?

Opinion: How can any business survive in this current climate without more government support?

A village cafe owner has been forced to make the heartbreaking decision to close partly because of the ridiculous costs of running a small business.


Opinion: Road wars is ‘chicken and egg’

Opinion: Road wars is ‘chicken and egg’

Opinion: Road wars is ‘chicken and egg’

We currently have a chicken and egg situation here in Cambridgeshire.


Opinion: Rose Fair will still need a parade

Opinion: Rose Fair will still need a parade

Opinion: Rose Fair will still need a parade

For almost 60 years Wisbech Rose Fair has been attracting crowds not just from across Fenland but also by the bus load from around the country.


Opinion: It seems that the diaphanous film of charisma has been peeled away to reveal the man beneath

Opinion: It seems that the diaphanous film of charisma has been peeled away to reveal the man beneath

Opinion: It seems that the diaphanous film of charisma has been peeled away to reveal the man beneath

The early 2000s are oft characterised along the arch of a pencil-thin eyebrow, pop starlets in low-rise jeans, and risqué reality shows.


‘The phone ban is a distraction...the government has no idea how to fix the issues in schools today’

‘The phone ban is a distraction...the government has no idea how to fix the issues in schools today’

‘The phone ban is a distraction...the government has no idea how to fix the issues in schools today’

If the best schools policy Conservatives want to crow about is a phone ban that already exists, then education is in trouble, fears our columnist.


‘E-scooters are the answer to soaring car costs for young drivers’

‘E-scooters are the answer to soaring car costs for young drivers’

‘E-scooters are the answer to soaring car costs for young drivers’

With the cost to run a car now out of reach for many young people, our columnist argues now might be the time to fully embrace the e-scooter.


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