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Soham Carnival postponed because of coronavirus pandemic

Soham Carnival postponed because of coronavirus pandemic

Soham Carnival postponed because of coronavirus pandemic

18 March 2020

Preparations for the event, which was set to be held on May 25, were well underway but organisers have decided to put off the annual carnival.


Coronavirus: Newmarket's MP Matt Hancock says Britain is "at war with an invisible killer"

Coronavirus: Newmarket's MP Matt Hancock says Britain is "at war with an invisible killer"

Coronavirus: Newmarket's MP Matt Hancock says Britain is "at war with an invisible killer"

16 March 2020

Newmarket's MP has said Britain is at "war with an invisible killer" as the government ramps up its response to the coronavirus pandemic.


Shoplifters target Soham pet store, stealing £1500 worth of stock

Shoplifters target Soham pet store, stealing £1500 worth of stock

Shoplifters target Soham pet store, stealing £1500 worth of stock

21 February 2020

Shoplifters who stole more than £1,000 worth of stock from a Soham pet store have left owners 'seriously out of pocket'.


Storm Ciara leaves mark on Newmarket and surrounding villages with trees uprooted and homes left without power

Storm Ciara leaves mark on Newmarket and surrounding villages with trees uprooted and homes left without power

Storm Ciara leaves mark on Newmarket and surrounding villages with trees uprooted and homes left without power

10 February 2020

Fordham Road, just outside Newmarket, was just one of the roads closed by a fallen tree as Storm Ciara swept across the country.


Schoolboy, 13, recovering after an attack in Soham

Schoolboy, 13, recovering after an attack in Soham

Schoolboy, 13, recovering after an attack in Soham

03 February 2020

His injuries were treated at Addenbrooke's Hospital and Cambridgeshire Police have today said he is now recovering.


Family to press for new law on cycle helmets

Family to press for new law on cycle helmets

Family to press for new law on cycle helmets

30 January 2020

Fifteen-year-old Haydn Garrod was not wearing a cycle helmet and suffered major brain injuries after hitting the car’s windscreen.


Wayne’s world record down to Fordham mechanics

Wayne’s world record down to Fordham mechanics

Wayne’s world record down to Fordham mechanics

29 January 2020

Para cyclist Wayne Harrod is a world record holder - but the 50-year-old army veteran from Soham came close to missing out on the accolade.


Rosie’s death ‘breaks my heart every day’

Rosie’s death ‘breaks my heart every day’

Rosie’s death ‘breaks my heart every day’

29 January 2020

A Soham mother has called for lessons to be learned after a hospital admitted failures in her care before the death of her unborn baby.


Villagers honour American air crew heroes seventy years on

Villagers honour American air crew heroes seventy years on

Villagers honour American air crew heroes seventy years on

27 January 2020

The 12-man crew of a US bomber which crashed into a field near Isleham 70 years ago has been honoured with a memorial in the village.


Plans to build 540 house estate in Soham submitted to district planning authority

Plans to build 540 house estate in Soham submitted to district planning authority

Plans to build 540 house estate in Soham submitted to district planning authority

07 January 2020

A county council owned development company has submitted its controversial proposals to build a huge new estate in Soham to district planners.


Potholes threaten residents' rubbish bin collections

Potholes threaten residents' rubbish bin collections

Potholes threaten residents' rubbish bin collections

30 December 2019

Kerbside waste collections for more than 2,000 residents across East Cambridgeshire are under threat because of damage to bin trucks.


Antisocial behaviour increases in Newmarket according to latest police data

Antisocial behaviour increases in Newmarket according to latest police data

Antisocial behaviour increases in Newmarket according to latest police data

19 December 2019

New Home Office data for November revealed in Newmarket and Exning there were 155 crimes reported to police.


General Election 2019: Live coverage from Newmarket and beyond

General Election 2019: Live coverage from Newmarket and beyond

General Election 2019: Live coverage from Newmarket and beyond

12 December 2019

Follow our live blog for all the latest news and updates during polling day and from the election counts in your area.


General Election 2019: What time will results in West Suffolk and South East Cambridgeshire be declared?

General Election 2019: What time will results in West Suffolk and South East Cambridgeshire be declared?

General Election 2019: What time will results in West Suffolk and South East Cambridgeshire be declared?

12 December 2019

These are the times results are expected for each constituency.


General Election 2019: Polling stations open across West Suffolk and South East Cambridgeshire

General Election 2019: Polling stations open across West Suffolk and South East Cambridgeshire

General Election 2019: Polling stations open across West Suffolk and South East Cambridgeshire

12 December 2019

Polling stations in West Suffolk and South East Cambridgeshire have opened in the most important general election in decades.


Burglars who preyed on pensioners in Soham and Wicken jailed

Burglars who preyed on pensioners in Soham and Wicken jailed

Burglars who preyed on pensioners in Soham and Wicken jailed

09 December 2019

Kenny Hughes, 28, and Shane Cunningham, 35, first approached a woman in Wicken claiming they were working in the field behind her property.


Traffic diverted through Soham after three vehicle crash on A142

Traffic diverted through Soham after three vehicle crash on A142

Traffic diverted through Soham after three vehicle crash on A142

06 December 2019

Traffic was diverted through Soham today after a three vehicle crash on the A142 led to the closure of the busy road.


Secondary school warns pupils not to talk to stranger after two girls asked if they 'wanted a lift home'

Secondary school warns pupils not to talk to stranger after two girls asked if they 'wanted a lift home'

Secondary school warns pupils not to talk to stranger after two girls asked if they 'wanted a lift home'

05 December 2019

A secondary school has warned is pupils not to talk to strangers, after two of its students were approached by a man last night.


Search for your street in latest crime statistics for Newmarket, Mildenhall and Soham

Search for your street in latest crime statistics for Newmarket, Mildenhall and Soham

Search for your street in latest crime statistics for Newmarket, Mildenhall and Soham

22 November 2019

Reported crime has surged in and around Mildenhall, latest police statistics reveal, with incidents at a year high.


Staff celebrate at Soham retirement flats after restaurant given five-star rating

Staff celebrate at Soham retirement flats after restaurant given five-star rating

Staff celebrate at Soham retirement flats after restaurant given five-star rating

21 November 2019

Staff have been celebrating after the restaurant at a development of retirement flats in Soham was given a five-star rating.


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