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MARHAM ABDUCTION LATEST: 150 calls to police after e-fit appeal

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 28/07/2016 - 16:50
Detectives investigating the attempted abduction of a serviceman near RAF Marham say they are pleased with the public’s response to their latest appeal for information.
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Men convicted of nighthawking in Durobrivae, near Water Newton, Cambridgeshire

Ely Standard - Thu, 28/07/2016 - 15:37

Two men have been convicted of unlawful metal detecting at Durobrivae Roman town, a protected Roman site in Cambridgeshire.

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Police receive 150 calls after releasing e-fits of abduction attempt suspects at RAF Marham

Ely Standard - Thu, 28/07/2016 - 15:05

Police have received over 100 calls since releasing e-fits of the two men involved in the attempted abduction of a serviceman at RAF Marham.

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Nominate your Newmarket community champion who could win £2,000 for their good cause

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 28/07/2016 - 14:49
The search is on to find a Newmarket Community Hero who will win £2,000 for their chosen charity or project.
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Police officers rewarded for lifesaving work and bravery at Haverhill house fires

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 28/07/2016 - 14:15
Six police officers have received recognition for their exemplary service and dedication following their life saving work at two house fires in Haverhill.
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Bogus callers targeting residents in Newmarket and Bury area police warn

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 28/07/2016 - 13:42
Police are appealing for information following two reports of bogus callers in the Newmarket and Bury St Edmunds area.
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Paediatric specialist returns as West Suffolk Hospital’s chief nurse

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 28/07/2016 - 13:30
A paediatric specialist who managed West Suffolk Hospital’s Rainbow Ward early in her career has returned to the trust as its new chief nurse.
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Ely’s young people help the county’s police

Ely Standard - Thu, 28/07/2016 - 13:07

Cambridgeshire Constabulary welcomed its first group of Young Police Service Volunteers to Ely Police Station this week.

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Tea and cake for all as Ann and Sarah raise funds for Soham Methodist Church

Ely Standard - Thu, 28/07/2016 - 12:51

Two fundraisers from Soham are celebrating the tenth year of their annual open day and the fact they have raised their largest ever amount.

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Goodbye, Mr Sharp! Robert Arkenstall School head teacher Dominic retires after 16 years

Ely Standard - Thu, 28/07/2016 - 12:40

There was a big send off at a school in Haddenham last week – not only for its leavers, but for its head teacher.

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Burwell firefighter Martin taking on Olympic cycling challenge

Ely Standard - Thu, 28/07/2016 - 12:38

A long-serving firefighter will take on an Olympic challenge when he tackles the London to Surrey 100 bike ride this weekend.

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Don’t park in Church Lane, Littleport junction warn East Cambs Police

Ely Standard - Thu, 28/07/2016 - 12:28

East Cambridgeshire Police are making it clear that Church Lane in Littleport is not to be parked in.

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Eagle-eyed hunters spot their superhero favourites at Witchford Scarecrow Hunt

Ely Standard - Thu, 28/07/2016 - 12:23

Caped crusaders from TV, film and comic books were hunted out in Witchford this month during the village’s third annual Scarecrow hunt.

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Ely parks are flying the Green Flag: city spaces recognised by Keep Britain Tidy Awards Scheme

Ely Standard - Thu, 28/07/2016 - 10:15

East Cambridgeshire District councillor Richard Hobbs says he is “absolutely delighted” that two parks in Ely have been handed prestigious Green Flag Awards.

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Woman dies after being hit by HGV on A1

Ely Standard - Thu, 28/07/2016 - 09:57

A woman in her 30s has died following a collision on the A1 southbound carriageway earlier this morning (Thursday).

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NHS whistle blower reveals to MP closure of minor injuries units at Doddington, Ely, and Wisbech already agreed

Ely Standard - Wed, 27/07/2016 - 22:18

An NHS whistle blower has revealed to NE Cambs Steve Barclay confidential documents suggesting decisions have already been made to close minor injuries units at Doddington, Wisbech and Ely.

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VIDEO: ‘Don’t approach Marham abduction suspects if you see them’ - police

Newmarket Journal - Wed, 27/07/2016 - 17:55
Detectives investigating the attempted abduction of a serviceman near RAF Marham last week have warned the public not to approach two men wanted in connection with the attack.
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Collision on the A141 in March

Ely Standard - Wed, 27/07/2016 - 14:21

Roads are blocked after three vehicles were involved in a collision on the A141 in March at the junction with Knights End Road.

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E-fits released of Middle Eastern suspects who attempted to abduct serviceman at RAF Marham at knifepoint

Ely Standard - Wed, 27/07/2016 - 13:54

Police released the e-fits of the key suspects who attempted to abduct a serviceman last week when was out jogging close to the RAF Marham airbase.

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USAF airmen from Mildenhall get Rougham’s WW2 flight trainer working

Newmarket Journal - Wed, 27/07/2016 - 13:30
An early flight simulator used to train World War Two pilots is working again thanks to USAF technicians from RAF Mildenhall.
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