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Air ambulance called to Sutton after girl suffers arm injuries

Ely Standard - Fri, 24/04/2015 - 15:42

The air ambulance was called after a young girl suffered an injury to her arm this morning (Friday).

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A thank you to paramedic who helped save me

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 24/04/2015 - 15:00

A Worlington man who owes his life to quick action from paramedics and police was able to meet the man who helped him when he collapsed at Stansted Airport.

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‘Gillick Report’ on Fenland- and Wisbech in particular- claims unrestricted immigration has left us ‘ignored, neglected and vilified’

Ely Standard - Fri, 24/04/2015 - 12:01

Campaigner Victoria Gillick has delivered a 20 page dossier to election candidates supporting her claim that unrestricted immigration has left Fenland- and Wisbech in particular- “ignored, neglected and vilified”.

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Exning boy inspires hair cuts for Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research and Henry’s Holiday Fund

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 24/04/2015 - 12:00

Pony tails will be getting the chop for charity thanks to the inspiration of a brave young boy.

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Drummer Jason pushing it to the limit in 24-hour challenge

Ely Standard - Fri, 24/04/2015 - 10:22

A musician is hoping to drum up plenty of support for an extraordinary charity challenge.

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Revealed: The richest 20 people in East Anglia

Ely Standard - Fri, 24/04/2015 - 09:46

This year’s richest residents of East Anglia have been revealed.

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Should only English MPs vote on English laws?

Ely Standard - Fri, 24/04/2015 - 09:08

David Cameron is launching the Conservatives’ first English manifesto, with a promise of changes to ensure that English MPs have the final say on income tax rates in England.

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Exning pupils get healthy with a boot camp

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 24/04/2015 - 09:00

Pupils at Exning Primary School have been learning how to take better care of their bodies with help from Newmarket fitness and healthy eating guru Jade Skillen.

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Newmarket racehorse owner is the richest person in East Anglia

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 24/04/2015 - 00:01

Newmarket-based racehorse owner and breeder Kirsten Rausing is the richest person in East Anglia.

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Jockey Club announces record growth

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 23/04/2015 - 18:00

The Jockey Club which owns Newmarket’s two racecourses and runs its world famous racehorse training grounds, has announced record growth in its annual results.

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Fordham farmer finds sheep dead and injured after dog attack

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 23/04/2015 - 15:15

A Fordham sheep farmer is counting the cost after a dog attack killed and injured some of his prize breeding Charollais flock.

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Marathon stayers are charity’s favourites

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 23/04/2015 - 15:00

Classic winning trainer Paul D’Arcy is heading up a team of five runners from Newmarket taking part in Sunday’s London Marathon for town-based charity Racing Welfare.

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Hugo bosses first day of the Craven Meeting

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 23/04/2015 - 13:09

Newmarket’s new season got off to a balmy start on the Rowley Mile on Wednesday, the first of two days of racing with mixed fortunes for town trainers.

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Traffic brought to a halt after lorry hits bridge in Ely

Ely Standard - Thu, 23/04/2015 - 12:26

There are lengthy tailbacks on the A142 after a lorry collided with the railway bridge in Ely today (Thursday).

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Joining the giants in their Saharan success

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 23/04/2015 - 12:00

Sam Mitchell from Mildenhall has successfully overcome one of the world’s toughest challenges crossing the Moroccan Sahara in soaring temperatures.

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Family celebrate triple milestone with donation to charity

Ely Standard - Thu, 23/04/2015 - 11:37

A Soham family celebrating three landmark occasions helped raised hundreds of pounds for charity.

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Planners give green light for office and bird sanctuary development

Ely Standard - Thu, 23/04/2015 - 11:15

A distribution company in Little Downham has won permission to build a bird sanctuary.

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Homes plan is threat to HQ’s global status

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 23/04/2015 - 10:30

Newmarket’s position as the world centre of racehorse training and breeding would be at risk if a proposal for 400 homes at Hatchfield Farm went ahead.

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Councillors take back control of development as local plan is signed off

Ely Standard - Thu, 23/04/2015 - 10:04

In one of their last acts before the upcoming election, East Cambridgeshire councillors pushed through the long-awaited local plan.

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Turkey trots into Exning garden

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 23/04/2015 - 09:59

An Exning family thought Christmas had come early when an uninvited guest strutted into their garden.

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