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Bury Free Press
New mayor Julia wants to boost civic engagementgroups. Julia Wakelam, mayor of St Edmundsbury, with British Legion Riders Bra
New mayor Julia wants to boost civic engagement
Bury Free Press / Posted 3 hours ago
groups. Julia Wakelam, mayor of St Edmundsbury, with British Legion Riders Branch honouring Private Albert Ralph from the Cambridgeshire Regiment who died in Bury 22 May 1916 at Bury St Edmunds Cemetery ANL-160524-102238001 On Sunday, Cllr... Read more
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Spalding Today
UPDATE TUESDAY 5.25PM: Police rule out link between ATM raids in Sutton Bridge and Woodhall SpaInspector Dave Rimmer of Spalding CID, said; “Due to the help of the public and
UPDATE TUESDAY 5.25PM: Police rule out link between ATM raids in Sutton Bridge and Woodhall Spa
Spalding Today / Posted 5 hours ago
Inspector Dave Rimmer of Spalding CID, said; “Due to the help of the public and concerted, joint efforts between Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire Police forces, we have stopped the offenders getting away with any money. “However, the... Read more
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International Business Times
Luton stabbing: Murder investigation launched after mother's 'throat is cut' in botched burglary to have lived with her husband, siblings and parents. The road remains cordoned
Luton stabbing: Murder investigation launched after mother's 'throat is cut' in botched burglary
International Business Times / Posted 6 hours ago
to have lived with her husband, siblings and parents. The road remains cordoned off with detectives from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Major Crime Unit issuing an appeal for information. Detective Chief Inspector Adam Gallop,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mum-four stabbed to death on her doorstep in bungled late night robberya woman had suffered serious injuries. "The woman was pronounced dead at the s
Mum-four stabbed to death on her doorstep in bungled late night robbery
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 hours ago
a woman had suffered serious injuries. "The woman was pronounced dead at the scene and officers from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Major Crime Unit are treating the incident as suspicious. "The area remains cordoned off to... Read more
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Luton Today
Breaking: Luton mum of 4 ‘killed on doorstep’a woman had suffered serious injuries. “The woman was pronounced dead at the s
Breaking: Luton mum of 4 ‘killed on doorstep’
Luton Today / Posted 10 hours ago
a woman had suffered serious injuries. “The woman was pronounced dead at the scene and officers from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Major Crime Unit are treating the incident as suspicious. “The area remains cordoned off to... Read more
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Luton Today
Breaking: police launch murder hunt into death of Luton womana woman had suffered serious injuries. “The woman was pronounced dead at the s
Breaking: police launch murder hunt into death of Luton woman
Luton Today / Posted 10 hours ago
a woman had suffered serious injuries. “The woman was pronounced dead at the scene and officers from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Major Crime Unit are treating the incident as suspicious. “The area remains cordoned off to... Read more
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Spalding Today
UPDATE TUESDAY 11.40AM: Joint police operation to hunt down Sutton Bridge ATM raidersInspector Dave Rimmer of Spalding CID, said; “Due to the help of the public and
UPDATE TUESDAY 11.40AM: Joint police operation to hunt down Sutton Bridge ATM raiders
Spalding Today / Posted 10 hours ago
Inspector Dave Rimmer of Spalding CID, said; “Due to the help of the public and concerted, joint efforts between Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire Police forces, we have stopped the offenders getting away with any money. The scene after an... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mum-four stabbed to death on her doorstep in bungled late night robberya woman had suffered serious injuries. "The woman was pronounced dead at the s
Mum-four stabbed to death on her doorstep in bungled late night robbery
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
a woman had suffered serious injuries. "The woman was pronounced dead at the scene and officers from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Major Crime Unit are treating the incident as suspicious. "The area remains cordoned off to... Read more
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Bury Free Press
East Anglia devolution deal could be just days away with talks over geography and elected mayor ongoingleaders, hopes to overcome concerns over the geography of the devolved authorit
East Anglia devolution deal could be just days away with talks over geography and elected mayor ongoing
Bury Free Press / Posted 11 hours ago
leaders, hopes to overcome concerns over the geography of the devolved authority which is proposed for Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk and Suffolk. The role of an elected mayor, who would lead the authority, is also up for debate. Mr... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Cash machine ripped from Co-op store in Sutton Bridge this morningInspector Dave Rimmer, from Spalding CID, said: “Due to the help of the public
Cash machine ripped from Co-op store in Sutton Bridge this morning
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 12 hours ago
Inspector Dave Rimmer, from Spalding CID, said: “Due to the help of the public and the concerted joint efforts between Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire police we have stopped the offenders getting away with any money. “The damage they cause is... Read more
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Luton Today
Breaking: Luton mum of 4 ‘killed in late night robbery’a woman had suffered serious injuries. “The woman was pronounced dead at the s
Breaking: Luton mum of 4 ‘killed in late night robbery’
Luton Today / Posted 12 hours ago
a woman had suffered serious injuries. “The woman was pronounced dead at the scene and officers from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Major Crime Unit are treating the incident as suspicious. “The area remains cordoned off to... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Who are this month's movers and shakers?covering the East Midlands patch including Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire and
Who are this month's movers and shakers?
Nottingham Post / Posted 12 hours ago
covering the East Midlands patch including Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire and Rutland and parts of Lincolnshire and north Cambridgeshire. Alastair Johnston, head of food and farming in the Midlands said: "Charles joins us at a crucial... Read more
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guardian-series
Convicted murderer admits another rape in Wanstead Parkcharacter at the time of the rape. Defending, Natasha Wong said Dockrill has b
Convicted murderer admits another rape in Wanstead Park
guardian-series / Posted 13 hours ago
character at the time of the rape. Defending, Natasha Wong said Dockrill has been a serving prisoner at HMP Whitemoor in Cambridgeshire, where he has received mental health treatment on a special unit for dangerous offenders with personality... Read more
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Evening Standard
New hi-tech Thameslink trains unveiled with increased standing spacespacious eight-carriage trains, will run on routes to London from Sussex, Surre
New hi-tech Thameslink trains unveiled with increased standing space
Evening Standard / Posted 13 hours ago
spacious eight-carriage trains, will run on routes to London from Sussex, Surrey, Kent, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire. The trains will have fully accessible toilets for disabled passengers and those with pushchairs or needing... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
East Anglian Premier League: Norwich put 15-point loss behind themside having invalidated those claims. The all-rounder is staying in Norfolk fo
East Anglian Premier League: Norwich put 15-point loss behind them
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 17 hours ago
side having invalidated those claims. The all-rounder is staying in Norfolk for the summer, but will now be travelling to Cambridgeshire each weekend to play for Ketton CC. At the top of the table Swardeston reeled off a third straight win to... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
EU in-depth on the economy: What could we do with £8.5bn, will we be able to trade?will get about 94.1m euros (or £73.4m in the current exchange rate) in structur
EU in-depth on the economy: What could we do with £8.5bn, will we be able to trade?
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 17 hours ago
will get about 94.1m euros (or £73.4m in the current exchange rate) in structural funds between 2014 and 2020. The Greater Cambridgeshire, Greater Peterborough local enterprise partnership area will get about 72m euros - or £60.6m. The funds are... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
East Anglian Premier League: Norwich put 15-point loss behind themside having invalidated those claims. The all-rounder is staying in Norfolk fo
East Anglian Premier League: Norwich put 15-point loss behind them
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 17 hours ago
side having invalidated those claims. The all-rounder is staying in Norfolk for the summer, but will now be travelling to Cambridgeshire each weekend to play for Ketton CC. At the top of the table Swardeston reeled off a third straight win to... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
EU in-depth on the economy: What could we do with £8.5bn, will we be able to trade?will get about 94.1m euros (or £73.4m in the current exchange rate) in structur
EU in-depth on the economy: What could we do with £8.5bn, will we be able to trade?
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 17 hours ago
will get about 94.1m euros (or £73.4m in the current exchange rate) in structural funds between 2014 and 2020. The Greater Cambridgeshire, Greater Peterborough local enterprise partnership area will get about 72m euros - or £60.6m. The funds are... Read more
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PhysOrg
New research maps in unique detail the devastation of the Black Death on medieval Englandindividual plots and parishes up to whole towns and counties. In some location
New research maps in unique detail the devastation of the Black Death on medieval England
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
individual plots and parishes up to whole towns and counties. In some locations, such as Binham in Norfolk, Cottenham in Cambridgeshire, Shillington in Bedfordshire, and Great Amwell in Hertfordshire, catastrophic declines exceed 70 per... Read more
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Thame Gazette
Spate of bomb threats nationwide as schools and shopping centre evacuatedtoday due to a spate of hoax bomb threats. But it now appears it was not just
Spate of bomb threats nationwide as schools and shopping centre evacuated
Thame Gazette / Posted yesterday
today due to a spate of hoax bomb threats. But it now appears it was not just the Bedford school that was targeted. Cambridgeshire Police have also been called to schools in Peterborough and Cambridge following threats which are being... Read more
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The Comet
Head says it’s ‘business as usual’ after Stevenage school is disrupted by one of a string of bomb threats received across the countrydid was to evacuate both sites and call the police. “They said they had alread
Head says it’s ‘business as usual’ after Stevenage school is disrupted by one of a string of bomb threats received across the country
The Comet / Posted yesterday
did was to evacuate both sites and call the police. “They said they had already heard of two other threats at schools in Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire so they were pretty sure that it was a hoax. “I was never not going to call the police but... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
Spate of bomb threats nationwide as schools and shopping centre evacuatedtoday due to a spate of hoax bomb threats. But it now appears it was not just
Spate of bomb threats nationwide as schools and shopping centre evacuated
Aylesbury Today / Posted yesterday
today due to a spate of hoax bomb threats. But it now appears it was not just the Bedford school that was targeted. Cambridgeshire Police have also been called to schools in Peterborough and Cambridge following threats which are being... Read more
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Luton Today
Spate of bomb threats nationwide as schools and shopping centre evacuatedtoday due to a spate of hoax bomb threats. But it now appears it was not just
Spate of bomb threats nationwide as schools and shopping centre evacuated
Luton Today / Posted yesterday
today due to a spate of hoax bomb threats. But it now appears it was not just the Bedford school that was targeted. Cambridgeshire Police have also been called to schools in Peterborough and Cambridge following threats which are being... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Spate of bomb threats nationwide as schools and shopping centre evacuatedtoday due to a spate of hoax bomb threats. But it now appears it was not just
Spate of bomb threats nationwide as schools and shopping centre evacuated
Banbury Guardian / Posted yesterday
today due to a spate of hoax bomb threats. But it now appears it was not just the Bedford school that was targeted. Cambridgeshire Police have also been called to schools in Peterborough and Cambridge following threats which are being... Read more
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Daily Star
Police apologises to CCTV girls for blunderand Molly were just out "shopping for a few bits" around 3.15pm at the time of
Police apologises to CCTV girls for blunder
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
and Molly were just out "shopping for a few bits" around 3.15pm at the time of the theft. Speaking on behalf of the East Cambridgeshire policing district, Sgt Phil Priestley said: "We made an honest mistake that had deeply unfortunate... Read more
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express
Police apologise for picturing the WRONG girls in theft CCTV footagemake-up from a Superdrug store in Ely, Cambs, last month. The two 13-year-old
Police apologise for picturing the WRONG girls in theft CCTV footage
express / Posted yesterday
make-up from a Superdrug store in Ely, Cambs, last month. The two 13-year-old girls were devastated when they discovered Cambridgeshire Police had distributed CCTV images of them to local news outlets. Related articles WATCH: Granddad... Read more
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Hunts Post
It’s a Closed shop as Brampton Park pair do a Midlands doublefive shots back in third. The latest successes continue a fine run for the Bra
It’s a Closed shop as Brampton Park pair do a Midlands double
Hunts Post / Posted yesterday
five shots back in third. The latest successes continue a fine run for the Brampton Park pair. They retained their Cambridgeshire Area Golf Union Foursomes crown at Ely GC a fortnight earlier after fighting it out between themselves for the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Duchess of Cambridge praises the work of children's hospicesAnderson and more. EACH supports families and cares for children and young peo
Duchess of Cambridge praises the work of children's hospices
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Anderson and more. EACH supports families and cares for children and young people with life-threatening conditions across Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk. Its services include specialist nursing care and therapy and counselling. The... Read more
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International Business Times
School bomb threats: GCSE chaos as thousands evacuated across UK schools – Discover Primary School and Voyager Academy – were also evacuated and
School bomb threats: GCSE chaos as thousands evacuated across UK
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
schools – Discover Primary School and Voyager Academy – were also evacuated and cordoned off on Monday morning. A Cambridgeshire police spokesman later said they believe the calls were a hoax, with children now allowed to be let back into... Read more
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Evening Standard
String of schools evacuated during exams after 'anonymous bomb hoaxes'evacuated after a series of bomb threats were reportedly made. Primary schools
String of schools evacuated during exams after 'anonymous bomb hoaxes'
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
evacuated after a series of bomb threats were reportedly made. Primary schools and secondary schools in Kent, Surrey and Cambridgeshire received anonymous phone calls on Monday morning, according to police. Kent Police confirmed officers were... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Truss launches Conservatives In campaign for East AngliaCentre by Jo Churchill, MP for Bury St Edmunds, Vicky Ford, MEP for the East of
Truss launches Conservatives In campaign for East Anglia
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Centre by Jo Churchill, MP for Bury St Edmunds, Vicky Ford, MEP for the East of England, and John Shropshire, CEO of Cambridgeshire vegetable producer G’s Fresh. Ms Truss said the referendum on June 23 would be “incredibly important” for... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Police brand innocent 13-old girls shoplifters after they wrongly circulate CCTV footage of themand Molly were "shopping for a few bits" at the time of the theft, at around 3.
Police brand innocent 13-old girls shoplifters after they wrongly circulate CCTV footage of them
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
and Molly were "shopping for a few bits" at the time of the theft, at around 3.15pm. Speaking on behalf of the East Cambridgeshire policing district, Sgt Phil Priestley said: "We made an honest mistake that had deeply unfortunate... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Police apologise after sharing photos of INNOCENT teens linked to shop theftat a shop. Schoolgirls Francesca Galelli and Molly Curtis, both 13, came home
Police apologise after sharing photos of INNOCENT teens linked to shop theft
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
at a shop. Schoolgirls Francesca Galelli and Molly Curtis, both 13, came home from a shopping trip to Superdrug in Ely, Cambridgeshire, to find CCTV images of the two were being shared online. But both girls were innocent and have now received... Read more
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Hunts Post
Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries in A428 collisionby the air ambulance in less than a week, following an incident on May 17 i on
Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries in A428 collision
Hunts Post / Posted yesterday
by the air ambulance in less than a week, following an incident on May 17 i on the same stretch of road. A spokesman for Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service said one crew from Papworth and a crew from St Neots were called to attend the... Read more
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Hunts Post
Wistow farmer given award by Cambridgeshire fire service HELPING HAND: Richard Blackhurst (centre) receives his award from news presen
Wistow farmer given award by Cambridgeshire fire service
Hunts Post / Posted yesterday
HELPING HAND: Richard Blackhurst (centre) receives his award from news presenter, Janine Machin and chief fire officer, Graham Stagg. A WISTOW farmer who designed a device to help... Read more
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Hunts Post
Police “increasingly concerned” for welfare of missing Huntingdonshire manwelfare of John Hadley, who was last seen as he went to walk his dog at about 9
Police “increasingly concerned” for welfare of missing Huntingdonshire man
Hunts Post / Posted 2 days ago
welfare of John Hadley, who was last seen as he went to walk his dog at about 9.30am at Hemingford Meadow. A spokesman for Cambridgeshire Constabulary said: “He was wearing a donkey jacket which has since been found along with his dog.” Anyone... Read more
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The Inyo Register
May 22)the 74-gun HMS Northumberland while trying the slip to Lorient through the Brit
May 22)
The Inyo Register / Posted 2 days ago
the 74-gun HMS Northumberland while trying the slip to Lorient through the British blockade. 1816 – A mob in Littleport, Cambridgeshire, England, riots over high unemployment and rising grain costs; the rioting spreads to Ely the next day. 1819... Read more
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Daily Record
Veteran crime reporter reveals being inspired by unsolved caseas an analyst for the Bank of England before he disappeared in 1989. His body w
Veteran crime reporter reveals being inspired by unsolved case
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
as an analyst for the Bank of England before he disappeared in 1989. His body was later discovered in the River Cam in Cambridgeshire. No one has been charged with his murder. Duncan in his younger days Duncan and Murray were at school... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Horror as footage shows distressing aftermath of one punch killer's fatal blowofficer's body-cam captured the immediate aftermath of the attack Detective In
Horror as footage shows distressing aftermath of one punch killer's fatal blow
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
officer's body-cam captured the immediate aftermath of the attack Detective Inspector Fraser Wylie, of the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, and Hertfordshire Major Crime Unit, said: "Although Batchelor may not have intended to kill someone, you... Read more
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express
The race to stop the Nazi atomic bombleading scientists were transported to England where they were kept in a Georgi
The race to stop the Nazi atomic bomb
express / Posted 4 days ago
leading scientists were transported to England where they were kept in a Georgian manor house in Godmanchester, Cambridgeshire. They were treated well but all their conversations were secretly taped. Transcripts show most were pleased... Read more
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Spalding Today
Workplace first aid talk at Spalding Business Clubat Hargreaves First Aid Training which provides training courses to businesses
Workplace first aid talk at Spalding Business Club
Spalding Today / Posted 4 days ago
at Hargreaves First Aid Training which provides training courses to businesses and individuals throughout Lincolnshire, Cambridgeshire and Norfolk, will also be sharing useful first aid tips and the benefits of having first aid-trained staff... Read more
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Hunts Post
Police set to launch clamp down on motorists who use mobiles at the wheeloperation starting on Monday (May 23). To send a link to this page you must be
Police set to launch clamp down on motorists who use mobiles at the wheel
Hunts Post / Posted 4 days ago
operation starting on Monday (May 23). To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Officers from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Road Policing Unit will be out looking for motorists breaking the law. The operation... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Mildenhall man jailed for three knifepoint robberiesfour years and nine months. The court heard that the first of the robberies to
Mildenhall man jailed for three knifepoint robberies
Bury Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
four years and nine months. The court heard that the first of the robberies took place at Ashley Village Stores in Ashley, Cambridgeshire, just 38 days after Mitson had been released from prison. He had served a sentence for possession of a... Read more
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Royston & Buntingford Crow
‘It’s a death trap for cyclists’ - Campaigners call off part of awareness bike ride between Royston and Melbourn over safety fearsup to raise awareness of cycling conditions in the area. Susan van de Ven, a k
‘It’s a death trap for cyclists’ - Campaigners call off part of awareness bike ride between Royston and Melbourn over safety fears
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 4 days ago
up to raise awareness of cycling conditions in the area. Susan van de Ven, a keen cyclist who represents Melbourn on Cambridgeshire County Council, said: “For the first time, we decided not to run the Royston to Melbourn segment because the... Read more
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Spalding Today
Brewery creates ‘Bottom Sniffer’ brew for dogsout of 10 dogs “lapped up the samples”. The brew is now flying off the shelves
Brewery creates ‘Bottom Sniffer’ brew for dogs
Spalding Today / Posted 4 days ago
out of 10 dogs “lapped up the samples”. The brew is now flying off the shelves at Scampers Natural Pet Store in Soham, Cambridgeshire, and customers can also by multipacks of the drink after being offered a taste. Piers Smart, owner of... Read more
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Horncastle Today
Brewery creates ‘Bottom Sniffer’ brew for dogsout of 10 dogs “lapped up the samples”. The brew is now flying off the shelves
Brewery creates ‘Bottom Sniffer’ brew for dogs
Horncastle Today / Posted 4 days ago
out of 10 dogs “lapped up the samples”. The brew is now flying off the shelves at Scampers Natural Pet Store in Soham, Cambridgeshire, and customers can also by multipacks of the drink after being offered a taste. Piers Smart, owner of... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Brewery creates ‘Bottom Sniffer’ brew for dogsout of 10 dogs “lapped up the samples”. The brew is now flying off the shelves
Brewery creates ‘Bottom Sniffer’ brew for dogs
Bury Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
out of 10 dogs “lapped up the samples”. The brew is now flying off the shelves at Scampers Natural Pet Store in Soham, Cambridgeshire, and customers can also by multipacks of the drink after being offered a taste. Piers Smart, owner of... Read more
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Louth Leader
Brewery creates ‘Bottom Sniffer’ brew for dogsout of 10 dogs “lapped up the samples”. The brew is now flying off the shelves
Brewery creates ‘Bottom Sniffer’ brew for dogs
Louth Leader / Posted 4 days ago
out of 10 dogs “lapped up the samples”. The brew is now flying off the shelves at Scampers Natural Pet Store in Soham, Cambridgeshire, and customers can also by multipacks of the drink after being offered a taste. Piers Smart, owner of... Read more
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Spalding Today
Former scout leader sentenced to 20 years’ prison(68) denies offences against four youngsters in the 1970s and 1980s when he was
Former scout leader sentenced to 20 years’ prison
Spalding Today / Posted 4 days ago
(68) denies offences against four youngsters in the 1970s and 1980s when he was a scout leader in South Lincolnshire and Cambridgeshire. UPDATE TUESDAY 2.30PM: Ex-Spalding police officer tells court ‘bombshell’ sexual assault allegations... Read more
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Hunts Post
Police and crime commissioner recommends former officer and fellow Conservative for deputy’s role Cambridgeshire’s new police and crime commissioner, Jason Ablewhite, has put
Police and crime commissioner recommends former officer and fellow Conservative for deputy’s role
Hunts Post / Posted 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire’s new police and crime commissioner, Jason Ablewhite, has put forward a former police officer as his deputy. Mr Ablewhite will... Read more
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