Local Press

Fenmarc sells it parsnips and carrots division in Lincolnshire to Produce World

Ely Standard - Fri, 31/10/2014 - 12:38

March based Fenmarc – which last year boosted turnover 13 per cent to nearly £100million – has sold one of its businesses based in Lincolnshire.

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Man arrested on suspicion of drink driving after smashing into a pedestrian crossing

Ely Standard - Fri, 31/10/2014 - 10:35

A pedestrian crossing is in ruins after a van left the road and smashed into it this morning (Friday).

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Woman assaulted in Newmarket

Newmarket Journal - Fri, 31/10/2014 - 09:07

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was assaulted in Newmarket.

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Can you help police identify these men?

Ely Standard - Fri, 31/10/2014 - 08:52

Cambridgeshire police want to trace these two men in connection with a theft from a supermarket, in Ely, on Thursday.

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Cancer road show to take place in Newmarket

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 30/10/2014 - 17:45

A road show aimed at helping to raise awareness of kidney and bladder cancer is to take place at a shopping centre in Newmarket.

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Brutal history of Holloway prison discussed in two part TV exposé

Ely Standard - Thu, 30/10/2014 - 16:27

The brutal and politically significant history of HMP Holloway is the subject of a TV programme which airs tonight.

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Do you know these women, seen in Newmarket?

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 30/10/2014 - 16:16

Police are looking to identify two women following the theft of cash cards and money in Newmarket.

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West Suffolk Hospital gets more critical time in emergencies

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 30/10/2014 - 15:28

Vital storage which will make equipment and drugs easier to access in an emergency has been installed at West Suffolk Hospital thanks to the generosity of its Friends.

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Roads minister gets first-hand look at region’s troublespots

Ely Standard - Thu, 30/10/2014 - 15:11

Roads’ minister John Hayes got to grips with some of the county’s most serious transport problems during a day-long visit to Suffolk and Cambridgeshire.

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Cambs woman re-united with people who saved her life after horror smash

Ely Standard - Thu, 30/10/2014 - 14:24

A woman who suffered severe brain, spine and eye injuries in a “horrific” collision was reunited with the people who helped save her on Thursday.

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Investigation launched after man is assaulted and forced from train

Ely Standard - Thu, 30/10/2014 - 12:12

British Transport Police officers are appealing for witnesses after a report that three men assaulted a man and forced him from a train at Waterbeach railway station.

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Soham man charged with possessing more than 150,000 indecent images of children committed to crown court

Ely Standard - Thu, 30/10/2014 - 12:05

A 53-year-old man from Soham appeared before magistrates charged with possessing more than 150,000 indecent images of children.

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Missing Newmarket woman found

Newmarket Journal - Thu, 30/10/2014 - 11:48

A 71-year-old woman who went missing from her home in Newmarket on Tuesday (October 28) has been found safe and well.

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Soham windmills remain ‘at risk’ according to new report from English Heritage

Ely Standard - Thu, 30/10/2014 - 08:22

A pair of iconic windmills in Soham remain at risk of irreversible decline unless major restoration work is carried out to rescue them.

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“I thought they had killed her” Dog owner speaks out after collie is savaged by Staffordshire bull terrier

Ely Standard - Thu, 30/10/2014 - 08:22

The owner of a border collie could only look on in horror after his dog was set upon and savaged by a Staffordshire bull terrier just yards from his home.

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Family’s tribute to “a wonderful and loving son”

Ely Standard - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 16:11

“A beautiful, clever boy” that’s how a grieving Manea family described their son and brother, Aaron Mayes, who died on Saturday.

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Bus stops to celebrate fifth birthday

Newmarket Journal - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 14:43

Newmarket’s SOS bus celebrated five years of providing support and medical assistance for the town’s later night revellers with a special cake on Saturday.

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Teenage duo charged with burglary

Ely Standard - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 14:19

Police arrested three men in Ely on Monday in connection with a series of burglaries.

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Cathedral is setting for War Requiem

Newmarket Journal - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 14:18

Ely Cathedral will be the setting for a performance of Benjamin Britten’s War Requiem, complete with a full orchestra and two choirs.

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“Defective” state of Queen Adelaide Way could have contributed to death of Soham mother in car crash

Ely Standard - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 14:17

A defective road surface may have contributed to the death of a mother of two in a road traffic collision, an inquest has found.

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