Warning as rogue fish sellers spotted across Suffolk

Newmarket Journal - Tue, 27/09/2016 - 13:21
Suffolk Trading Standards has issued a warning to residents after rogue fish sellers were spotted across the county last week.
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Sunshine and selfies all round as Ely City Golf Club raise over £8,000 for charity at Captains’ Day

Ely Standard - Tue, 27/09/2016 - 12:24

Almost 100 golfers grabbed their clubs - and selfie sticks – to raise thousands of pounds for charity at Ely City Golf Club’s annual Captains’ Charity Day.

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Student librarian scheme off to a good start at Ely College

Ely Standard - Tue, 27/09/2016 - 12:06

Students at Ely College are being given the opportunity to become student librarians as part of a new learning scheme.

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12 dogs face being put to sleep daily as owners fail to update microchip details warns Dog’s Trust

Newmarket Journal - Tue, 27/09/2016 - 11:39
Only one in 10 UK dog owners saw updating their pet’s microchip when moving house as a priority - which could see their animal being destroyed if it strays.
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Proposals to reduce access to IVF in Suffolk deferred after consultation

Newmarket Journal - Tue, 27/09/2016 - 11:24
Governing Body members of NHS Ipswich and East Suffolk Clinical Commissioning Group have today decided to defer the decisions on proposals to reduce access to IVF services and re-focus services delivered to marginalised and vulnerable adults.
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Thousands visit Soham for 42nd annual pumpkin fair

Ely Standard - Tue, 27/09/2016 - 10:41

Thousands flocked to Soham on Saturday for the village’s 42nd annual pumpkin fair.

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Suffolk Constabulary records big fall in domestic violence prosecutions

Newmarket Journal - Tue, 27/09/2016 - 10:23
New figures from 31 police forces across England and Wales show a fall in domestic violence actions with Suffolk Constabulary recording 239 fewer prosecutions, a 37% drop.
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UPDATED: Concern growing for missing Bury St Edmunds young man

Newmarket Journal - Tue, 27/09/2016 - 07:20
Police have urged people to check outbuildings as concern is grows for the welfare of a 23 year-old man missing from his Bury St Edmunds home.
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A monster event for runners in Ely

Ely Standard - Mon, 26/09/2016 - 17:25

The Monster Racing Run Fest took place on Sunday starting out at Ely Cathedral with runners having a choice of three different races.

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Great-great-grandmother Winie, 104, shares the secret to a long-lasting life

Newmarket Journal - Mon, 26/09/2016 - 16:56
A great-great-grandmother who has celebrated her 104th birthday says the secret to a long-lasting life lies in work and the great outdoors.
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Ely College children take part in science, technology, engineering and maths day

Ely Standard - Mon, 26/09/2016 - 16:16

Children at Ely College completed the ‘smart building challenge’ as part of a science, technology, engineering and maths day.

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‘Childhood sweethearts’ from Sutton celebrate 65 years of marriage with family and friends

Ely Standard - Mon, 26/09/2016 - 14:39

A Sutton couple celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary alongside family and friends at the weekend.

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Littleport boy is among guests invited to the House of Lords after he helps break barriers about the stigma of prison

Ely Standard - Mon, 26/09/2016 - 12:53

An 11 year old boy was invited to the House of Lords after he was involved in making a film to help children come to terms having a parent in prison.

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Hot dog eating contest, raffle and games raise £1,000 for National Autistic Society at Ely fundraiser

Ely Standard - Mon, 26/09/2016 - 12:40

Hundreds of people helped raise more than £1,000 for the National Autistic Society at a charity event in Ely.

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Branching Out Charity Shop in Littleport broken into overnight

Ely Standard - Mon, 26/09/2016 - 12:19

The Branching Out Charity Shop in Littleport has been broken into overnight.

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B&Q issues recall over injury risk

Newmarket Journal - Mon, 26/09/2016 - 11:23
DIY chain B&Q has issued a recall after it emerged that one of its products could pose an injury risk to users.
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Ely’s Sing! Choirs visit Ribe, Denmark for five days of music

Ely Standard - Mon, 26/09/2016 - 11:18

More than sixty Sing! Choirs vocalists boarded a plane to Ribe in Denmark, which is twinned with Ely in Cambridgeshire, for five days of singing.

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All creatures great and small celebrated at Ely Cathedral pet service

Ely Standard - Mon, 26/09/2016 - 10:53

Pets were given a big vote of thanks at the Ely Cathedral pet service which saw people travel from as far as Letchworth to enjoy the service which celebrates the animals in our lives.

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Mum’s warning about kissing your baby if carrying virus that 60% of us already have

Newmarket Journal - Mon, 26/09/2016 - 10:47
A mum wants to warn parents about the dangers of kissing babies and toddlers if you carry a virus 60 per cent of the population already has.
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Earl Soham Business Centre applies for change to residential use

Ely Standard - Mon, 26/09/2016 - 10:14

Owners of an east Suffolk business centre are looking to convert some of its older buildings into residential use – while finding new sites for those being displaced.

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