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'Hideous' surgery homes plan comes under fire from Newmarket Town Council

10 November 2017
'Hideous' surgery homes plan comes under fire from Newmarket Town Council

'Hideous' surgery homes plan comes under fire from Newmarket Town Council

10 November 2017

Plans which could see a Newmarket GP practice relocate to the town’s hospital site have run into objections.


Sophie Able named new manager at Newmarket's racecourses

09 November 2017
Sophie Able named new manager at Newmarket's racecourses

Sophie Able named new manager at Newmarket's racecourses

09 November 2017

Newmarket's two racecourses have a new general manager.


Murder victim's daughters take court action against NHS and Suffolk Police

09 November 2017
Murder victim's daughters take court action against NHS and Suffolk Police

Murder victim's daughters take court action against NHS and Suffolk Police

09 November 2017

The daughters of former Newmarket Leisure Centre fitness instructor Mary Griffiths, who was brutally murdered in front of them, are pursuing a civil claim in the High Court of Justice this week.


Mildenhall hub plan a step closer after council approval

09 November 2017
Mildenhall hub plan a step closer after council approval

Mildenhall hub plan a step closer after council approval

09 November 2017

A landmark project that a council believes will revolutionise the future of education, leisure and public services in Mildenhall has been given the green light.


Expansion plan could bring big jobs boost to Newmarket and Fordham

09 November 2017
Expansion plan could bring big jobs boost to Newmarket and Fordham

Expansion plan could bring big jobs boost to Newmarket and Fordham

09 November 2017

A multi-million pound scheme which could bring new businesses and jobs to the Newmarket area is set to be considered early next year.


New extension provides dance studio, science room and new classrooms at a Newmarket primary school

03 November 2017
New extension provides dance studio, science room and new classrooms at a Newmarket primary school

New extension provides dance studio, science room and new classrooms at a Newmarket primary school

03 November 2017

Pupils at a Newmarket primary school have helped come up with the name for their new extension which was officially opened on Monday.


Last Exning fair for Sophie

02 November 2017
Last Exning fair for Sophie

Last Exning fair for Sophie

02 November 2017

The final Christmas Fair to be held in memory of Exning schoolgirl Sophie Bell, who died as the result of a brain tumour, will be held in the village on Saturday.


'We will do better' pledges embattled Newmarket nursery

02 November 2017
'We will do better' pledges embattled Newmarket nursery

'We will do better' pledges embattled Newmarket nursery

02 November 2017

The owner of a Newmarket nursery has pledged he and his staff will do everything in their power to improve it in the wake of a second damning report by government inspectors.


Back in the day: Remnants of a bygone age in Newmarket's memorial hall gardens

29 October 2017
Back in the day: Remnants of a bygone age in Newmarket's memorial hall gardens

Back in the day: Remnants of a bygone age in Newmarket's memorial hall gardens

29 October 2017

Barely noticeable in what today is the town’s most popular venue for children and families is evidence of its former life as a successful racing stable.


Newmarket town councillor demands Westminster takes tougher action on travellers

27 October 2017
Newmarket town councillor demands Westminster takes tougher action on travellers

Newmarket town councillor demands Westminster takes tougher action on travellers

27 October 2017

A Newmarket town councillor has called on the government to stand up to what he called the ‘menace and intimidation’ perpetrated on local communities by travellers.


East Cambridgeshire Council paying 'over the odds' for filling up cars

25 October 2017
East Cambridgeshire Council paying 'over the odds' for filling up cars

East Cambridgeshire Council paying 'over the odds' for filling up cars

25 October 2017

A council is wasting thousands of pounds by paying more than the approved mileage rate to staff who use their cars for work, according to a report.


Racing worker tries in vain to save groom

20 October 2017
Racing worker tries in vain to save groom

Racing worker tries in vain to save groom

20 October 2017

A Newmarket racing worker has described how he tried to save the life of a groom believed to have been kicked in the head in the racecourse stables at Kempton Park on Saturday.


Newmarket is promised its best Christmas ever

19 October 2017
Newmarket is promised its best Christmas ever

Newmarket is promised its best Christmas ever

19 October 2017

Newmarket is gearing for its best Christmas ever with the town's retailers and town council joining forces to put on an extravaganza of events set to get underway next month with a switch on of new and extended Christmas illuminations.


Dubai Future Champions’ Education Week: Pupils spend an exciting week learning about town’s famous heritage

18 October 2017
Dubai Future Champions’ Education Week: Pupils spend an exciting week learning about town’s famous heritage

Dubai Future Champions’ Education Week: Pupils spend an exciting week learning about town’s famous heritage

18 October 2017

Nearly 130 pupils from Newmarket Academy took part in a week of activities linked the town’s world-famous thoroughbred racing and breeding industries and its unique history and heritage.


Newmarket care flats get council backing

18 October 2017
Newmarket care flats get council backing

Newmarket care flats get council backing

18 October 2017

Detailed plans for 69 ‘extra care’ apartments for Newmarket have been submitted for planning permission.


Burwell residents gear up to battle homes plan

18 October 2017
Burwell residents gear up to battle homes plan

Burwell residents gear up to battle homes plan

18 October 2017

Burwell residents are fighting yet another planning application for homes which they believe will blight village life.


Waterwitch House: The Newmarket site with a rich racing heritage

15 October 2017
Waterwitch House: The Newmarket site with a rich racing heritage

Waterwitch House: The Newmarket site with a rich racing heritage

15 October 2017

Waterwitch House, which occupies a prominent site at Exeter Road’s junction with Rayes Lane, is certainly not one of Newmarket’s architectural gems.


Education is Festival's champion

13 October 2017
Education is Festival's champion

Education is Festival's champion

13 October 2017

Dubai Future Champions’ racing festival at Newmarket’s Rowley Mile this weekend will not only be celebrating the potential equine stars of the future.


Newmarket's Racing Welfare to help combat loneliness

12 October 2017
Newmarket's Racing Welfare to help combat loneliness

Newmarket's Racing Welfare to help combat loneliness

12 October 2017

A new scheme to help prevent loneliness and social isolation amongst retired racing staff was launched by Newmarket-based charity Racing Welfare this week.


Residents oppose Newmarket footpath closure as Wickes superstore is built

12 October 2017
Residents oppose Newmarket footpath closure as Wickes superstore is built

Residents oppose Newmarket footpath closure as Wickes superstore is built

12 October 2017

The potential closure of a much used Newmarket footpath and cycle way has got residents on the warpath.