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Sun May 19, 2013
Eastern Daily Press
Asda in Wisbech must play its part in tackling the town's drink-related crime wave
A Wisbech supermarket has been allowed to keep its alcohol licence - as long as it helps police tackle drink-related crime and disorder.
Sat May 18, 2013
Protest organiser says UKIP withdrew from anti immigration rally for...
WISBECH anti immigration demo organiser Dean Everitt said that UKIP speakers withdrew from yesterday's rally for fear the media "would use their appearance as racist propaganda". Mr Everitt told a crowd of some 300 in Wisbech Park that two Lincolnshire UKIP councillors originally due to speak had sent letters explaining their position.
GALLERY: All quiet on the Wisbech front as anti-immigration protest passes peacefully in front of 300
They gathered to hear speakers, many carrying placards calling for an end to migration and for Britain to leave the EU.
Fri May 17, 2013
Gang jailed for violent assault
The men have been locked away for a total of 54 years after violently robbing two farmers at their rural home.
Former mayor attacks new alcohol restrictions claiming they are "ineffective and anti business"
FORMER Wisbech mayor Jonathan Farmer claims that putting the brakes on drinks licences in the town centre is "ineffective, won't make any difference and is anti business." Cllr Farmer said Wisbech had one of the lowest densities of pubs in the country and "what the town needs is more pubs and this measure isn't going to help". "We have to evidence ... (more)
Illegal workers rounded up as police and customs officers swoop on Wisbech premises
INDIAN and Pakistani workers who had over stayed the terms of their visas and Chinese workers - one of who had entered the UK illegally- were among those arrested in Wisbech.
Thu May 16, 2013
Police call up 'specials' to help keep order at Wisbech anti-immigration rally
A GROUP of UKIP councillors from Lincolnshire are due in Wisbech on Saturday to speak at an anti-immigration protest rally.
Wed May 15, 2013
Five lawyers promoted at prestigious Wisbech solicitors
"It is a serious engagement both for us and for them but we do not promote people unless we have confidence in them and they have demonstrated that they deserve our confidence." It can trace its roots back to the Old Market in Wisbech when James Edward Fraser opened for business in 1842.
Mon May 13, 2013
Two Wisbech take aways shot within one hour, say owners
TWO WISBECH take-aways came under attack when the owners say a car drove by at high speed and a passenger inside shot at the premises.
MP to petition Parliament to speed up progress on tackling derelict buildings in Wisbech
MP STEVE Barclay is to petition Parliament to pile pressure on Fenland District Council to resolve the problem of derelict and empty buildings in Wisbech.
Sun May 12, 2013
Defeated Tory councillor says he loves his voters too much to leave...
DEFEATED Wisbech county councillor Steve Tierney says he loves his voters too much to leave them in the hands of his successful UKIP opponent.
Fri May 10, 2013
Wisbech shows off its talents at Arts Festival 2013
FILMS, music, and art exhibitions are just some of the highlights of this year's Wisbech Arts Festival, which kicks off on Tuesday and runs for almost two weeks.
JAILED: Former school cook from Fenland who had 17,000 indecent images of children on computer
A FORMER school cook who had nearly 22,000 indecent images of children on his computer has been jailed for 12 months.
Fenland District Council praised for customer service
Sue Dowey, on behalf of emqc Ltd, compiled a 12-page report examining whether the council has continued to comply with the national standards for Customer Service Excellence over the past year.
Farmer Tony Martin - jailed for shooting dead burglar -...
But the farmer, who was jailed for murder, did not attempt to stop the would-be burglar, saying: "I couldn't face going through that again" Farmer Tony Martin, jailed for shooting dead a burglar in 1999, has told how he confronted another intruder on his property yesterday.
Thu May 09, 2013
Public meeting over town lights
A meeting held last month raised a lot of questions from resident, but nobody from Cambridgeshire County Council could attend due to the impending election.
Tue May 07, 2013
Ladbrokes to open new betting shop in Wisbech Horsefair
AN empty shop in Wisbech Horsefair is to be turned into a betting shop, after council officers decided that the new use would "have a positive impact on the vitality and viability of the area." Ladbrokes has also been given permission to install a satellite dish, erect a new air conditioning unit, make alterations to the rear of the building and ... (more)
Eastern Daily Press
Police review investigation into death of Wisbech student Alisa...
Police have confirmed that a review of their investigation into the death of a 17-year-old student whose body was found on the Queen's Norfolk estate is under way.
SWAFFHAM: Charm of this area is magnet for film crews
New film The Goob, being filmed in parts of West Norfolk this summer, will feature crowd and action scenes at Swaffham Raceway Picture: Submitted It's set to be a case of "lights, cameras, action" in Swaffham and parts of West Norfolk as the film cameras return to the area again this autumn.