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A10 closed after crash

Newmarket Journal - 10 hours 14 min ago

The A10 between Stretham and Waterbeach has been closed while police deal with a road traffic collision.

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REVIEW: Sam Smith wows crowds on return after surgery

Newmarket Journal - 10 hours 27 min ago

Sam Smith gave a star performance on his return to the stage at Thetford Forest last night (July 3).

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A Knight in shining armour

Newmarket Journal - 11 hours 33 min ago

Hi, I’m Batman. At least that’s how I feel like introducing myself after spending the last few days playing the brilliant new Batman Arkham Knight.

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So lucky, the driver who escaped after his lorry overturned on the A47, forcing closure of the Thorney by pass

Ely Standard - 22 hours 49 min ago

A driver had a lucky escape after his lorry overturned on the A47 in Cambridgeshire.

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Park and ride numbers plummet in wake of £1 charge as Cambridgeshire County Council admit original estimates ‘overly optimistic’

Ely Standard - 23 hours 13 min ago

Passengers using the park and ride into Cambridge city dropped by nearly three times the numbers predicted following the introduction of a £1 parking charge last year.

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Where better for our very own ‘jewel in the Fenland crown’ to visit than Wisbech Rose Fair

Ely Standard - Fri, 03/07/2015 - 18:50

She’s our very own ‘jewel in the Fenland crown’ so where better for Miss Cambridgeshire to spend part of the day than at Wisbech Rose Fair.

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Circuit of the Fens 2015 cancelled after TV rights not secured and sponsors pull out - but hopefully it will return in 2016

Ely Standard - Fri, 03/07/2015 - 17:21

This year’s Circuit of the Fens road race at Whittlesey has been cancelled after sponsors pulled out.

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King’s Ely Junior pupils inspired by Falklands War veteran and author Simon Weston OBE at prize giving

Ely Standard - Fri, 03/07/2015 - 16:05

Falkland’s War veteran, author and charity supporter Simon Weston OBE was guest speaker at King’s Ely Junior School’s annual prize giving event in Ely Cathedral.

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Cooking up a successful career in Isleham

Ely Standard - Fri, 03/07/2015 - 15:50

Three young people are cooking up a future successful career for themselves by doing apprenticeships at a flagship pub restaurant in Isleham.

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Lack of disabled access at Wisbech Town Hall means councillor finds it “extremely difficult” to attend meetings

Ely Standard - Fri, 03/07/2015 - 14:53

A disabled councillor has been unable to attend some meetings at Wisbech Town Hall because of the lack of wheelchair access.

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Ok says Paddy Power ‘the left wing PC brigade gets their knickers in a twist but we can live with that’ as controversial ad is released

Ely Standard - Fri, 03/07/2015 - 13:13

Paddy Power insisted their latest ad – which features a March firm’s lorry-, might “mean the left wing PC brigade gets their knickers in a twist but we can live with that”.

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Collection for Ely food bank planned for Waterbeach village green

Ely Standard - Fri, 03/07/2015 - 12:12

A collection will take place on Waterbeach village green next Saturday for Ely food bank.

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East Cambridgeshire’s most talented young musicians captivate at Soham Village College competition

Ely Standard - Fri, 03/07/2015 - 11:51

East Cambridgeshire’s top young musicians were crowned at a special competition held at Soham Village College.

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Six top tips to stay safe in the heatwave

Ely Standard - Fri, 03/07/2015 - 10:01

An Ely care home has issued some tips to help keep its residents safe in the heatwave.

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RAF Feltwell Independence Day celebrations cancelled for security reasons

Ely Standard - Fri, 03/07/2015 - 09:51

The Independence Day celebrations at RAF Feltwell have been cancelled at the last minute due to security reasons.

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Fire destroys house in Chatteris

Ely Standard - Fri, 03/07/2015 - 09:33

A fire ripped through a house in Chatteris overnight.

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July 4 celebrations at RAF Feltwell cancelled due to ‘current threat’

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 02/07/2015 - 18:13

American air force chiefs have cancelled a planned programme of Independence Day celebrations, which were due to take place at RAF Feltwell tomorrow and on Saturday.

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Academy’s Amy gets ‘inspiration’ award

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 02/07/2015 - 18:00

A Newmarket Academy student who went from being a “challenging pupil” to helping others with behaviour problems, has been named as one of Suffolk’s most inspirational young people.

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Appeal after home burgled in Worlington

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 02/07/2015 - 17:17

Police are appealing for witnesses after a burglary in Worlington in which jewellery and cash were stolen.

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Transports of delight to prom

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 02/07/2015 - 17:00

A tractor, a vintage fire engine and a tank were just some of the transports chosen by Year 11 pupils from Soham Village College to get to their end-of-year college prom.

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