Fenland, England Newswire (Page 7)

Fenland, England Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Fenland, England. (Page 7)

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  1. Sunshine event to thank Wisbech volunteersRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Fenland Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. More than 50 volunteers from across Fenland enjoyed a sunny get-together as a thank you for their continued hard work in the community.

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  2. Going going gone - Wisbech auction house announces closure and blames ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Eastern Daily Press

    The new National Living Wage has dealt a hammer blow to a Wisbech auction house which is blaming the compulsory pay rise for a decision to close this autumn. Maxey Grounds and Co announced on Thursday its auction hall in Cattle Market Chase will no longer be viable when the new pay scheme for those on low incomes is introduced from April.

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  3. Disgusted by Masons moveRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2015 | Fenland Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. I write with utter disgust at the article in the Fenland Citizen July 15, page 9; Leader lodges motion over Freemasons.

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  4. Roll up to Coates pub and help keep Maya on the moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Wisbech Standard

    The Vine in Coates is holding the day on August 30 in aid of Whittlesey girl Maya Ratcliffe to buy her a special lightweight wheelchair. She was born prematurely and also contracted meningitis at just a month old.

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  5. Two pumps remain at AmeyCespa recycling plant at Waterbeach after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Wisbech Standard

    The scene inside the AmeyCespa recycling plant where crews spent most of the day tackling a fire. Picture: CAMBS FIRE & RESCUE SERVICE Firefighters have been able to scale down their presence at the AmeyCespa recycling plant at Waterbeach after reducing the blaze to "pockets of smouldering debris".

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  6. Weather Update - Fenland police urge drivers to slow down in rain after crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Fenland Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Police in Fenland are urging drivers to slow down in the poor weather this evening following two collisions, which have happened within the last half-hour.

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  7. JS Holmes releases pictures of efforts to recover lorry and trailer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Wisbech Standard

    Fenland recovery firm JS Holmes has today released pictures of the charred lorry and trailer which it was called to retrieve from the A1101 north of Wisbech. A lorry carrying 19 tonnes of straw caught fire at Four Gotes, between Newton and Long Sutton, on July 7. The blaze caused severe damage to the A1101 that needed resurfacing.

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  8. Sling the Mesh: MP is 'cautiously optimistic' about future patient care for womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Wisbech Standard

    Kath Sansom has launched a campaign against a gynaecology operation in which a TVT sling is used. Picture: HELEN DRAKE A meeting took place at the House of Commons this week, prompted by two March mums who within a month of each other, contacted MP Steve Barclay urging him to help stop others suffering as they have done.

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  9. Fenland's new planning service will help save cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Wisbech Standard

    Fenland's planners are set to team up with their counterparts in Peterborough to deliver an improved and more cost-effective service. Councillors gave the go-ahead to the proposal on Thursday when they approved unanimously a detailed report setting out the benefits of a joint operation.

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  10. Fire crews rescue horse from bank of River Nene near GuyhirnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Wisbech Standard

    The call was made to fire control shortly before 7.30am, after a brown and white horse became trapped in water and mud. Specially trained animal rescue firefighters worked with in-water teams to use animal rescue equipment and safely release the horse by about 9.35am.

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  11. Peterborough and Fenland bring planning teams togetherRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2015 | Fenland Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Peterborough's planners are set to team up with their counterparts in Fenland to deliver what is believed will be an improved and more cost-effective service.

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  12. As work on Constantine House, Wisbech, nears completion Fenland...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Cambs Times

    Following an extraordinary round of e-mails and phone calls, the MP for NE Cambs admitted last night: "It appears the council has lost the owner." A barrage of questions from councillors, residents and the MP have all wanted to know why work stopped on the Nene Parade block of flats and shops despite Fenland Council previously boasting of its success in getting work to start.

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  13. Progress for plan to tidy up King's Lynn eyesoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Fenland Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A total of 43 property owners in the St Margaret's Conservation Area have expressed an interest in getting a share of the Townscape Heritage Fund since it was launched in September last year.

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  14. Wisbech burglar jailed after leaving blood at scene of the crimeRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Fenland Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A Wisbech burglar who left blood at the home of his victim has been sentenced to 18 months in prison.

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  15. Four charities have received a share of an A 8,000 pot after decisions by studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Chelmsfordweeklynews.co.uk

    Four charities chosen by Anglia Ruskin University students have received a share of 8,000 generated by responses to satisfaction surveys. The J's Hospice in Chelmsford, Cambridge Rape Crisis, Medecins Sans Frontieres and Peterborough and Fenland MIND all received a share of the pot, which was generated by a pledge by Anglia Ruskin to donate 2 for every survey completed by students.

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  16. Four charities have received a share of an 8,000 pot after decisions by studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Chelmsfordweeklynews.co.uk

    Four charities chosen by Anglia Ruskin University students have received a share of 8,000 generated by responses to satisfaction surveys. The J's Hospice in Chelmsford, Cambridge Rape Crisis, Medecins Sans Frontieres and Peterborough and Fenland MIND all received a share of the pot, which was generated by a pledge by Anglia Ruskin to donate 2 for every survey completed by students.

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  17. Controversial Showfields housing gets the green light at Whittlesey...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Wisbech Standard

    Whittlesey residents have been left fuming after a planning application to build 220 new homes was approved by Fenland District Council. Despite concerns from over 30 locals who attended the meeting at Fenland Hall, the district council planning committee agreed that Showfields Ltd's revised proposal would go ahead.

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  18. Help others live after your death. People urged to become organ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Wisbech Standard

    Families are being urged to talk about organ donation as national figures drop for the first time in 11 years. Figures reveal 38 Cambridgeshire residents have died waiting for a transplant in the past five years and 82 people in the county are currently waiting for a transplant.

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  19. 'Extremely toxic' giant hogweed growth on A47 - which presents...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Wisbech Standard

    'Extremely toxic' giant hogweed growth on A47 - which presents 'serious and significant danger to public health' - prompts calls for its immediate eradication The plant in question, Heracleum Mantegazzanium, is reported to be growing on the left side of the A47 from Wisbech towards March, about a hundred yards past Nettle Bank. Reports have classified the hogweed as 'a very nasty plant' and it is believed anyone who touches it or comes into contact with any of its liquids may become hospitalised with severe blistering.

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  20. Wisbech Town maintain 100 per cent pre-season friendly record with 3-1 win over Soham Town RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Cambs Times

    New signing Charley Sanders took less than four minutes to put the Fenmen ahead at the Elgood's Fenland Stadium, with a shot from the edge of the box. Billy Smith cut in from the left wing and his shot was saved by the Soham goalkeeper, but Scott Johnson was quickest to react to the rebound and slotted home.

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