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  • Ely and Cambridgeshire: Positive health benefits of consuming red meat 'should be promoted'

    Published: Sun, 19/11/2017 06:42
    The positive health benefits of consuming lean red meat, including Ely and Cambridgeshire, should be more widely-known in order to ensure an informed public debate, according to a leading nutritionist. Before an audience of policy makers and food industry leaders, independent dietitian Dr. Carrie Ruxton argued that beef, lamb and pork, consumed as
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  • Ely Glass Company reaches 35 year landmark

    Published: Fri, 17/11/2017 16:33
    N&C Glass in Ely have been manufacturing and installing glass for almost 35 years. They offer all the standard glazing services you'd expect from a leading glass company including single, double and triple glazing in PVCu and Aluminium to customers in and around Ely.
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  • The region's trust awards highlight amazing work of staff and volunteers

    Published: Fri, 17/11/2017 15:18
    A day of celebration recognised almost 200 staff and volunteers from the region's ambulance service this week (Wednesday, 15th November). The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) held its Celebration of Learning to recognise the professional development and achievements of staff across the Trust, followed by the Celebration
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  • Ely MP seizes opportunity to promote South East Cambridgeshire for 5G trial

    Published: Thu, 16/11/2017 16:57
    In today's Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Questions, Lucy Frazer MP for Ely, seized another opportunity to raise the profile of South East Cambridgeshire as an ideal area to test 5G technology. The Minister for Digital, Matt Hancock, responded positively to the question, paying respect to how ‘assiduous' Ms Frazer has been
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  • Ely packaging firm makes significant relocation

    Published: Thu, 16/11/2017 15:21
    Local Ely company Faerch Plast (formerly Anson Packaging) recently opened the doors of its impressive new UK headquarters and design facility on Lancaster Way Business Park in Ely. Hosted by the company's Managing Director, the MP for South East Cambridgeshire, Lucy Frazer, joined East Cambridgeshire District Council's economic development officers
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  • Joint Protective Services honour dedication and bravery

    Published: Thu, 16/11/2017 08:47
    Staff from across Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire were honoured at a Joint Protective Services (JPS) awards ceremony held at Hertfordshire police headquarters in Welwyn Garden City on 8 November. ACC Paul Fullwood, who leads JPS, was joined by guests of honour Chief Constable Jon Boutcher and Deputy Chief Constable Garry Forsyth from
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  • Ely Southern Bypass, what is happening?

    Published: Wed, 15/11/2017 15:04
    The Ely Bypass is underway but to the nature of the ground beneath the embankments, a period of time is required for them to settle before construction continues on top of them. This period of settlement is now complete on the west embankment and the Ely road construction will be commencing shortly.
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  • Ely and Cambridgeshire: Lack of broadband main culprit for dwindling rural population

    Published: Wed, 15/11/2017 13:07
    Lack of broadband in rural areas is the main reason the UK is seeing a decline in rural society, according to a new report released. The National Housing Federation warned that young people brought up in the countryside leave to go to cities and towns where facilities, such as internet access, are better, with the majority of them not returning.
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  • Warning in Ely and Cambridgeshire issued as more people killed on rural roads than urban roads

    Published: Wed, 15/11/2017 08:04
    More people were killed on rural roads than urban roads, statistics show. People who live in the countryside have been warned to take care on roads as it is revealed that over half of road fatalities occurred in rural areas during 2016.
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  • Ely Rotary Club gains two members

    Published: Tue, 14/11/2017 15:11
    Viv Doji, President of the Rotary Club of Ely, welcomed two new members, John Bassett of the Rockin' Ukuleles, who is now a full member, and Harriet Maddox, who is the Club's first Associate member.
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  • Witness appeal following Murrow fatal

    Published: Tue, 14/11/2017 11:17
    Police investigating a fatal collision in Murrow are appealing for a key witness to come forward. Jade Green, 24, and Kayleigh Harrison, 29, died from injuries received when the Vauxhall Astra they were travelling in was involved in a collision with a Ford Transit at 7.10am on 9 November.
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  • Road traffic collision on A142 Stuntney near Ely

    Published: Tue, 14/11/2017 10:10
    At 1.40pm on Monday two crews from Ely were called to a road traffic collision on the A142 near Stuntney. Firefighters arrived to find a collision involving three vehicles. Using specialist cutting equipment they released one female casualty who was left in the care of ambulance crews. Four casualties were out of their vehicles when crews arrived
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  • Veterinary industry issues 'Brexit negotiation plea'

    Published: Mon, 13/11/2017 17:02
    Brexit negotiators must not jeopardise the current high levels of animal health and welfare enjoyed across the UK, according to a plea issued by the veterinary industry. The Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE) has issued its ‘Brexit negotiation plea' ahead of the next round of negotiations in Brussels this week.
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  • Ely Aldi recalls Barbecue Flavour Peanuts because of undeclared cashew nuts

    Published: Mon, 13/11/2017 15:22
    Aldi in Ely is recalling its Clancy's Barbecue Flavour Coated Peanuts because they contain cashew nuts, which are undeclared on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to nuts. The affected product was only available in three regional areas (Neston, Darlington and Goldthorpe).
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  • Ely and Cambridgeshire joins national firearms surrender campaign week

    Published: Mon, 13/11/2017 10:57
    Ely and Cambridgeshire Constabulary is taking part in a national drive to reduce the number of firearms that are vulnerable to falling into criminal hands. The campaign will run between 13 November and 26 November, during which members of the public in Ely and Cambridgeshire will be encouraged to surrender any firearms in their possession to the
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  • Ely welcomes the addition of 128 new parking spaces

    Published: Mon, 13/11/2017 10:34
    Ely has an additional 128 parking spaces near Ely train station that have been opened to residents this week. A brand-new car park called ‘The Dock', which is next to the old Strikes Bowling Alley in Ely, was opened at 7am on Monday 13th November. The development was given unanimous approval by the East Cambridgeshire District Council
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  • Appeal to trace missing Kaleigh

    Published: Sun, 12/11/2017 11:42
    Police are appealing for the public's help in tracing a woman who has not been seen for more than three days. Kaleigh Louise Templeman, 26, was reported missing by her partner at about 2.30am today (November 10).
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  • Huntingdon drug dealers jailed

    Published: Sat, 11/11/2017 14:47
    Two drug dealers from Huntingdon have been jailed for two-and-a-half years each. Adnan Mir, 21, of Coneygear Road in Hartford, Huntingdon, and Farkhan Bahadur, 21, of Sallowbush Road in Huntingdon, were both arrested on 11 September in Huntingdon after they were seen on CCTV dealing drugs.
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  • Heroes commended at special ceremony

    Published: Sat, 11/11/2017 10:44
    A special constable has had an emotional reunion with a grandfather whose life she helped save during a running race. Selcan "Selly" Rowles was among those recognised at last night's (9 November) Chief Constable's Long Service and Commendations ceremony at force HQ.
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  • East Cambridgeshire final plan consultation

    Published: Fri, 10/11/2017 16:58
    The Local Plan for East Cambridgeshire has commenced its final stage of consultation. This is following approval from October's Full Council meeting to progress the Local Plan without the inclusion of a 720 home site on the edge of Witchford.
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