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Whittlesey mum believes baby’s bronchitis partly caused by damp and mouldy house - landlord says family at fault by using radiators to dry clothes

Ely Standard - Mon, 30/11/2015 - 17:29

A three-month-old baby is in intensive care with bronchitis that her mother believes has partly been caused by living in a mould ridden, damp house.

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Police in appeal for missing man

Newmarket Journal - Mon, 30/11/2015 - 16:52

Police are appealing for help to trace a missing 35-year-old man who is believed to have links to Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex and North Wales.

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Santa on tour: Ely Rotary Clubs’ Christmas sleigh is on it’s way

Ely Standard - Mon, 30/11/2015 - 16:04

Father Christmas is preparing to set off on in his sleigh for his annual tour of Ely over the festive period in conjunction with Ely Rotary Clubs.

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Second Wisbech councillor eliminated from the vote to become Tory choice for 2016 police commissioner poll

Ely Standard - Mon, 30/11/2015 - 15:45

Wisbech councillor Steve Tierney has lost out on his bid to become the Conservative Party candidate for police commissioner.

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West Suffolk’s junior doctors prepare for industrial action

Newmarket Journal - Mon, 30/11/2015 - 14:35

Hospitals and GP surgeries across east and west Suffolk are preparing for the impact of industrial action by junior doctors tomorrow.

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All aboard the Santa train calling at Ely, Manea, March, Whittlesey and Peterborough

Ely Standard - Mon, 30/11/2015 - 14:10

There’s a Christmas treat in store for families taking a train trip through Fenland next weekend (December 12).

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Swimmer Laura’s coaching makes waves and wins her the title of Coach of the Year at annual Living Sport awards

Ely Standard - Mon, 30/11/2015 - 13:49

A swimming coach from Haddenham is celebrating after scooping the Coach of the Year award at the annual Living Sport Awards.

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Closer-to-home eye services in Newmarket thanks to partnership

Newmarket Journal - Mon, 30/11/2015 - 10:59

Patients with glaucoma are now invited to their follow-up appointments within Newmarket thanks to a new partnership.

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Well here they are - over 70 photographs that capture the fun, joy and extraordinary success of Ely Christmas Lights 2015

Ely Standard - Sun, 29/11/2015 - 01:13

The bands played, children clambered on their parents shoulders, the panto dame and assorted characters mingled freely, eyes sparkled with anticipation and excitement – and the crowds went home happy and smiling.

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Grant Shapps quits Government post in wake of escalating crisis over bullying that came to head with suicide of Wisbech activist Elliott Johnson

Ely Standard - Sat, 28/11/2015 - 21:25

Grant Shapps has dramatically quit the government after admitting he should have done more to deal with claims of bullying in the Tories’ youth wing.

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VIDEO: Thousands flock to Bury St Edmunds’ Christmas Fayre

Newmarket Journal - Sat, 28/11/2015 - 14:52

Thousands flocked to Bury St Edmunds over the weekend for this year’s Christmas Fayre.

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Suffolk care service is put in ‘special measures’

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 17:55

A service that provides care and support for people with learning disabilities in Bury St Edmunds has been put in ‘special measures’.

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Soham students take over Cambridgeshire police headquarters for the day

Ely Standard - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 17:37

Safety-keen students spent the day in the driving seat of Cambridgeshire Constabulary as part of a national initiative to promote the voice of young people.

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Have you seen this digger? ask police after it is stolen from Stuntney field

Ely Standard - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 17:33

Police are on the look out for an excavator after it was stolen from a field in Stuntney near Ely.

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Parked car damaged by ‘sharp instrument’ in Newmarket

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 16:02

Police are appealing for information after a parked Audi TT in Newmarket was damaged by a ‘sharp instrument’.

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Official opening for new service area at Fiveways roundabout

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 15:16

West Suffolk MP Matthew Hancock has officially opened the new Fiveways Service area at Barton Mills which has already created more than 120 jobs in the area.

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WEATHER WARNING: Strong winds forecast throughout the weekend

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 14:33

The Met Office is warning of a blustery weekend ahead across the UK.

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Large sums of money handed over as scammers target Suffolk residents

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 11:55

Police are warning members of the public to be vigilant after Hadleigh residents were telephoned by scammers, with one resident handing over a large sum of money.

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Police say net is closing on killers of six year-old Rikki Neave as fresh appeal launched on 21st anniversary of his death

Ely Standard - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 09:01

The net is closing on the killers of six year-old Rikki Neave, police revealed today.

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New powers to stop fly-tipping welcomed

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 07:00

New rules to help crack down on large-scale tipping of waste that blights the countryside and threatens the future of rural businesses have been welcomed.

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