13 hrs ago
Centenary Green opening
Dame Helen Ghosh travelled to Wisbech for the ceremony last Wednesday, which saw people involved in the A 80,000 community project brought together, from councillors and businesses to volunteers from Octavia Hill's Birthplace House.
17 hrs ago
VIDEO: Man jailed for driving into pedestrian in Wisbech - and...
A man who deliberately drove into a pedestrian and then tried to cover his tracks by changing the appearance of his van has today been jailed for 12 years.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Shoppers at Wisbech's Christmas Market were the target of a special police operation today to highlight the threat of pick pockets and purse snatchers.
Two King's Lynn women arrested over alleged exploitation of migrant workers in Wisbech
The women were among four people arrested on suspicion of fraud on Tuesday and Wednesday as part of Operation Endeavour, which is an ongoing inquiry run by the police and Gangmasters Licensing Authority .
Mon Dec 16, 2013
GALLERY: Festive cheer is out in force at Wisbech Christmas market
Stalls, music and even a pair of reindeer were among the attractions on offer to shoppers as they browsed the day's event.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Design winner praises 'bold' council
The winner of Fenland District Council's Coalwharf Road design competition has praised the council for its bold initiative in launching the contest and its efforts to promote good design across the whole area.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Wisbech store sold counterfeit tobacco
A Wisbech town centre store could have its licence taken away from it after police discovered owners were selling counterfeit tobacco.
Head over heels for birthday party idea in Wisbech
The Academy, run by fully trained coaches, runs parties as a fun venue for kids and to help bring in funds for new equipment for the Wisbech venue.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Four more arrests made in connection with Operation Endeavour
A 33-year-old woman from King's Lynn was arrested in King's Lynn and two men, aged 37 and 49, both from Wisbech, were arrested in Wisbech on Tuesday.
GALLERY: Wisbech Morrisons hosts wheelchair race as Rhiannon, 10, raises funds for Whizz-Kidz
Rhiannon Croft, 10, raced against Sue Greene in Morrisons Supermarket. Rhiannon recently received a new wheelchair from Whizz Kidz and is repaying the charity by fundraising for them.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Backing for A47 upgrade
Steve Barclay MP joined fellow Eastern region MPs to discuss a campaign to dual the A47, the key 105 mile strategic route between Peterborough and Great Yarmouth.
'Santa' stages protest over windows dispute with Fenland Council...
A businessman turned 'Father Christmas' to stage a one man protest outside a civic event following a four year dispute with Fenland Council over plastic windows in his terraced house.
Festive fun promised at Wisbech's annual Christmas market
There will be more than 100 stalls and attractions spread throughout the town centre, including a craft fair spread across St Peter's Church Hall and the Castle.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Time for rhyme in a new poetry and art book launched in Wisbech
The Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences in Cambridge formed the perfect backdrop for the launch of Glass Cases and Curios, a brand new pamphlet of poetry and art inspired by museums throughout the East of England.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Fire crews rescue five horses stuck in water at Guyhirn and a cow stuck in water at Whittlesey
Fire crews rescued five horses stuck waist deep in flood water at Guyhirn and also rescued a cow stuck in water at Whittlesey.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Post office union calls for boycott of Wisbech store Etcetera
The Communications Workers Union has called for a boycott of the Wisbech shop Etcetera, the kitchen and homeware store that is due to be the new home of Wisbech post office.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Second high tide does not cause further flooding in Wisbech
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Thu Dec 05, 2013
Fens Area: Town breathes a collective sigh of relief as flood risk...
FENS AREA: Town breathes a collective sigh of relief as flood risk subsides - but it was a close run thing Wisbech breathed a huge collective sigh of relief tonight as the threat of flooding receded - but it was a close run thing.
Wisbech convenience store has its alcohol licence taken away
A Wisbech convenience store will have its licence taken away for 28 days after serving alcohol to two under age girls.
VIDEO: Flood warnings in place as Fenland and East Cambs begin to...
Fresh flood warnings were issued for Wisbech and a lorry was blown off the road near Ely ahead of the storms forecast for the region tonight.