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People of Fenland will be 'pleasantly surprised' by the focus it will have from new Labour mayor Dr Nik Johnson

People of Fenland will be 'pleasantly surprised' by the focus it will have from new Labour mayor Dr Nik Johnson

People of Fenland will be 'pleasantly surprised' by the focus it will have from new Labour mayor Dr Nik Johnson

Better connected transport, more employment opportunities, more affordable homes, and improvements to healthcare are on the cards for Fenland.


Opposition to proposed Wisbech incinerator subject of 'productive' meeting in Parliament

Opposition to proposed Wisbech incinerator subject of 'productive' meeting in Parliament

Opposition to proposed Wisbech incinerator subject of 'productive' meeting in Parliament

"Don't let us be a dumping ground for other people's unwanted stuff" - was the message from leading Fenland councillors and the local MP this week.


Row over committee shake-up and meeting cancellations as Cambridgeshire's new administration take control

Row over committee shake-up and meeting cancellations as Cambridgeshire's new administration take control

Row over committee shake-up and meeting cancellations as Cambridgeshire's new administration take control

Angry Tories on Cambs County Council have accused the new collaborative administration of failing to stick to its promised greater transparency.


New mayor for Wisbech following annual ceremony

New mayor for Wisbech following annual ceremony

New mayor for Wisbech following annual ceremony

There was a change of venue for the annual Wisbech Town Council mayor making ceremony on Friday (May 21).


Cambridgeshire County Council's top officer is set to retire

Cambridgeshire County Council's top officer is set to retire

Cambridgeshire County Council's top officer is set to retire

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough’s Chief Executive Gillian Beasley has announced plans to retire early next year.


Direct food vouchers available for half term holiday for Cambridgeshire families

Direct food vouchers available for half term holiday for Cambridgeshire families

Direct food vouchers available for half term holiday for Cambridgeshire families

Additional funding has been made available for families struggling financially during the pandemic.


Game on: March set for 'once in a generation' transformation after netting £8.4m funding

Game on: March set for 'once in a generation' transformation after netting £8.4m funding

Game on: March set for 'once in a generation' transformation after netting £8.4m funding

A once in a generation chance to transform the centre of March is on after it was confirmed the town will be receiving £8.4million of funding.


New leadership at Cambridgeshire County Council sets out the road ahead

New leadership at Cambridgeshire County Council sets out the road ahead

New leadership at Cambridgeshire County Council sets out the road ahead

Cambridgeshire County Council’s annual meeting today (Tuesday) has agreed a new Joint Administration to lead the work of the council.


Former Wisbech mayor announces he is rejoining Tories nine years after he left the party

Former Wisbech mayor announces he is rejoining Tories nine years after he left the party

Former Wisbech mayor announces he is rejoining Tories nine years after he left the party

A former Wisbech mayor who has been an independent councillor for the past two years has announced he has rejoined the Conservative party.


Done deal as Lib Dems, Labour and Independents join forces to run Cambridgeshire County Council

Done deal as Lib Dems, Labour and Independents join forces to run Cambridgeshire County Council

Done deal as Lib Dems, Labour and Independents join forces to run Cambridgeshire County Council

The Liberal Democrat, Labour, and Independent groups have struck a deal for the control of Cambridgeshire County Council.


End to £100k homes - but pledge to find a better way to deliver affordable homes as new mayor takes office

End to £100k homes - but pledge to find a better way to deliver affordable homes as new mayor takes office

End to £100k homes - but pledge to find a better way to deliver affordable homes as new mayor takes office

Just days after his surprise victory over Tory James Palmer,Cambridgeshire's new Labour Mayor Dr Nik Johnson has enjoyed his first day in office.


Cross party talks go on to determine future running of Cambridgeshire County Council but local Tory unhappy with opposition parties

Cross party talks go on to determine future running of Cambridgeshire County Council but local Tory unhappy with opposition parties

Cross party talks go on to determine future running of Cambridgeshire County Council but local Tory unhappy with opposition parties

Former Tory leader of Cambridgeshire County Council says an offer to "work together” with other parties after last week’s election has been spurned.


Conservative leader Steve Count 'disappointed' as Tories lose control of Cambridgeshire County Council

Conservative leader Steve Count 'disappointed' as Tories lose control of Cambridgeshire County Council

Conservative leader Steve Count 'disappointed' as Tories lose control of Cambridgeshire County Council

Conservative leader says plans for development in south east of the county were “probably the main reason” his party lost seats.


Gullies cleared, pumps reset and waterways mapped - just some of the work done to stop flooding in Cambridgeshire

Gullies cleared, pumps reset and waterways mapped - just some of the work done to stop flooding in Cambridgeshire

Gullies cleared, pumps reset and waterways mapped - just some of the work done to stop flooding in Cambridgeshire

Thousands of gullies have been cleared across Fenland and Cambridgeshrie as part of an ongoing commitment to help prevent future flooding.


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