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100-mile ride will say thanks to town charity

Newmarket Journal - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 18:16

Newmarket stable man, and talented cyclist, Dave Goodwin is taking part in a 100 mile cycling marathon and organising a special raffle to raise funds for a racing charity that helped him after a biking accident that nearly cost him his life.

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New ‘house’ system to help pupils

Newmarket Journal - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 17:43

Newmarket Academy will begin the new school year in September with three new house groups tasked with encouraging, supporting and guiding pupils.

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Repair scheme will help the elderly

Newmarket Journal - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 17:00

Elderly and vulnerable residents in East Cambridgeshire are set to benefit after up to £15,000 a year was committed to support a handy person service in the district for three years.

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Awards for bridge suicide bid heroes

Newmarket Journal - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 16:48

Two Newmarket men, who fought a life and death battle to stop a suicidal man hurling himself to his death from a bridge over the A14, are to receive top national life-saving honours.

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Village playgroup set to celebrate 45th birthday

Newmarket Journal - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 16:34

Staff at a Burrough Green playgroup are pictured here with pupils getting ready to celebrate it 45th 

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Take yourself back to 1914 for a Last Day of Peace event at Hinchingbrooke House

Ely Standard - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 15:33

Vintage cycling enthusiasts from March will be among people taking visitors back in time for an event to help families soak up the atmosphere of Britain in the last days before World War I broke out.

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Centenarian Norman not only a founder member of Ely City Golf Club - he helped build it too!

Ely Standard - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 13:09

Richard ‘Norman’ Morris celebrated his 100th birthday surrounded by family and friends.

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Free swimming coaching at Ely

Ely Standard - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 13:01

Ely Triathlon Club are offering free swimming coaching at Paradise Pools during the summer holiday period.

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Man suffers serious injuries after being kicked by bullock in East Cambridgeshire village

Ely Standard - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 12:59

A farm worker suffered injuries to his head and shoulder after being kicked by a bullock this morning (Tuesday).

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New inspector joins the team at Ely Police Station

Ely Standard - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 12:46

A new inspector has joined the team at Ely Police Station.

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Can you help reunite ring with rightful owner?

Ely Standard - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 12:33

Cambridgeshire police are hoping to trace the owner of a ring which was recovered last week.

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Jewellery and cash raided from Newmarket home

Newmarket Journal - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 11:50

Jewellery and cash were taken from a Newmarket home by thieves who are believed to have hopped a fence and smashed a pane of glass to gain entry.

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Inquest opened following death of former stable hand

Ely Standard - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 10:42

An inquest has been opened after a stable hand was found dead near her home in Soham.

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Can you help identify these two?

Ely Standard - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 09:14

Police are looking to trace these two men following a theft in Littleport.

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Date has been set for inquest into death of Ely’s Rachel Fuller

Ely Standard - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 08:31

A date has been set for an inquest into the death of an Ely woman who died after falling down a flight of stairs.

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English Heritage gives its support to landmark plans for Ely - but its definitely not the bypass!

Ely Standard - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 08:30

It may be vehemently opposed to the Ely bypass – but there is one set of plans in the city that have got the backing of English Heritage.

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After the anti lobby had their say, a group claiming 180 members explains why it SUPPORTS Haddenham wind turbines

Ely Standard - Mon, 28/07/2014 - 23:24

A group which has spoken out in favour of the controversial wind turbine plans at Haddenham says it already has almost 200 supporters.

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Exotic animals to take over Mildenhall Library

Newmarket Journal - Mon, 28/07/2014 - 18:09

Bearded dragons, lizards and snakes are ready to over Mildenhall Library on Tuesday.

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Artistic voice for homeless group

Newmarket Journal - Mon, 28/07/2014 - 18:07

Large posters of Newmarket as seen through the eyes of five homeless people are have gone on display at the National Horseracing Museum.

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Pupils go wild for wildlife area

Newmarket Journal - Mon, 28/07/2014 - 17:58

An allotment which pupils of Soham’s Weatheralls Primary School have visited all year long was officially opened on Wednesday.

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