Let the kids be kids say Haddenham parents

Ely Standard - 6 hours 19 min ago

Children enjoyed a day of pond dipping, football and arts and crafts as part of a national stand against Government education policy which they say is ruining the school experience for young people.

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St Albans pervert who filmed women in swimming pool changing rooms sentenced

Ely Standard - 6 hours 37 min ago

A pervert who secretly filmed hundreds of women was finally caught after he filmed a woman in the changing rooms of a swimming pool.

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Man whose driving forced coach off the road near March- with 70 on board- gets a suspended sentence and driving ban

Ely Standard - 7 hours 30 min ago

A man whose driving caused a coach to overturn near March into a ditch – injuring 22 of the 70 passengers on board- has been given a suspended prison sentence.

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Crash leaves two vehicles damaged on A10 at Brandon Creek near Littleport

Ely Standard - 7 hours 54 min ago

Four people walked away uninjured following a crash on the A10 at Brandon Creek on Monday.

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Man arrested for being in possession of cannabis following Haddenham police raid

Ely Standard - 8 hours 4 min ago

A man was arrested in Haddenham earlier today for being in possession of cannabis.

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A 20-strong team of Network Rail workers from Ely are set to parachute out of a plane for a charity close to their hearts

Ely Standard - 9 hours 4 min ago

A team of daredevil Network Rail workers are to jump out of a plane later this summer to raise money for the St Thomas’ Lupus Trust.

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Thousands of people help Glasswells celebrate milestone year

Newmarket Journal - 9 hours 25 min ago

Thousands of people helped home furnishings business Glasswells celebrate its 70th anniversary over the weekend.

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Manea rail station car park discussions continue amid safety concerns

Ely Standard - 10 hours 55 min ago

Safety issues have delayed a car park at Manea rail station for two years because the planned entrance is too close to the level crossing.

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Ely schoolgirl Lolly hopes to bring in the cash for children’s charity

Ely Standard - 11 hours 20 min ago

A ten-year-old Ely schoolgirl is pulling on her running shoes to raise money for charity on Sunday.

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Ex-Cambridge United goalie gets on his bike to support Mildenhall fan Simon Dobbin

Newmarket Journal - 11 hours 28 min ago

Former Cambridge United goalkeeper Danny Potter is returning to the club on a bike to help raise money for brain damaged fan Simon Dobbin.

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Fish, chips and musical quizzes fun for Ely Inner Wheel

Ely Standard - 12 hours 2 min ago

April’s meeting of Ely Inner Wheel was a fish and chip supper held at the Old Dispensary.

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Charity Crowning Around Bike Show returns to Littleport this weekend

Ely Standard - 12 hours 2 min ago

The Crowning Around Charity Bike Show returns to Littleport for a revved up day of entertainment Saturday (May 7).

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Eel Festival welcomes thousands to the streets of Ely

Ely Standard - 12 hours 31 min ago

Thousands of people packed the streets of Ely in celebration of the third annual Eel Festival this weekend.

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Child car seats urgently recalled amid safety fears

Newmarket Journal - 12 hours 36 min ago

Parents have been advised to stop using certain Mamas & Papas car seats following tests which showed that they may not protect children during a crash.

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Art exhibition is a huge success at Ely Cathedral

Ely Standard - 13 hours 49 min ago

The Secret Life of Ely Cathedral exhibition closed to great acclaim with hopes that it will be held again.

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May Day cakes and tea bring dozens together during Littleport celebration

Ely Standard - 13 hours 50 min ago

Dozens of people celebrated May Day with a cuppa, cake and company during a get together in Littleport.

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Police issue warning over fake HMRC text messages

Newmarket Journal - 13 hours 54 min ago

Police have issued a warning about a text message scam which purports to be from HM Revenue and Customs.

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UPDATE: Delays on A14 at Bury after collision this morning

Newmarket Journal - 15 hours 18 min ago

A collision between two vehicles is causing tailbacks on the A14 near Bury St Edmunds this morning, Tuesday May 3.

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UPDATED: Police trace missing Christopher Mcleod from Honington

Newmarket Journal - Mon, 02/05/2016 - 19:25

Police have thanked the media and public for help in tracing a missing 37-year old man from Honington.

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College principal pays tribute to ‘intelligent, likeable and popular’ student Ben Wragge

Newmarket Journal - Mon, 02/05/2016 - 17:01

The principal of Thurston Community College has paid tribute to ‘intelligent, likeable and popular’ student Ben Wragge who died after he was shot with an air gun.

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