Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Ely, England News

Local news for Ely, England continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Thursday Apr 10 | Cumbernauld Today

RAF veteran was VIP at historic race

Seven decades have passed since Cumbernauld man Geoff Payne witnessed the most eccentric and gloriously defiant boat race in British history.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Cambridgeshire County, England

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Newmarket Today

Woollard aims for town seat

One-time county and district councillor, Geoffrey Woollard, who stood as an Independent against long standing South East Cambridgeshire MP Sir James Paice in the last general election, is now turning his sights to local government.

Comment?

Related Topix: United Kingdom, Cambridgeshire County, England, World News,

Cambs Times

Littleport community spirited character dies at the age of 93

A Littleport character, who was the first English woman to receive a prestigious medal from the American airforce, has died at the age of 93. The funeral of Doris Elsegood will be held on April 15 at noon at St Etheldreda Catholic Church, Ely, followed by interment at Littleport Cemetery.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Cambridgeshire County, England, US News, US Military, US Air Force, RAF Lakenheath,

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Ely Standard

RAF gunner arrived back from daring bombing raid over Germany to watch Boat Race on Great Ouse

Geoff Payne with the copy of 'Memories of RAF Witchford' by Barry and Sue Aldridge, which was presented to him by the Diamond44 Community Film Project.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Cambridgeshire County, England

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Ely Standard

Court of Appeal ruling welcomed by campaigners as bypass delay drags on

Cambridgeshire's Campaign to Protect Rural England has written to the county council, which now says it needs to examine a recent Court of Appeal judgement about the impact of the proposal on views of Ely Cathedral.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Cambridgeshire County, England,

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Ely Standard

Boost for Ely cinema and restaurant plans

Developer Turnstone Ltd approached East Cambridgeshire District Council at the start of the month with a 'screening option' for a leisure development next to Ely Rugby Club, in Downham Road.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Cambridgeshire County, England,

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Cambridge Evening News

Candidates for Sutton by-election are revealed

Four candidates have put themselves forward to contest the Sutton by-election - although only one of them actually lives in the village.

Comment?

Related Topix: United Kingdom, Cambridgeshire County, England, World News,

Thu Mar 20, 2014

Ely Standard

Bishop of Ely takes school complaint right to the top...by telephoning Government minister

The Bishop of Ely was so upset that the church was not selected to take control of Ely's new primary school that he telephoned the Government to complain.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Cambridgeshire County, England,

•••
•••
•••
•••
 
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••