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Junior doctors in Cambridge embark on 72-hour strike

20 December 2023
Junior doctors in Cambridge embark on 72-hour strike

Junior doctors in Cambridge embark on 72-hour strike

20 December 2023

Urgent and emergency care will be prioritised.


Michael Gove confirms 150,000 homes vision for Cambridge but admits ‘more is better’

19 December 2023
Michael Gove confirms 150,000 homes vision for Cambridge but admits ‘more is better’

Michael Gove confirms 150,000 homes vision for Cambridge but admits ‘more is better’

19 December 2023

Cambridge MP Daniel Zeichner hit out at the Tories for making plans without involving residents or their representatives.

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Michael Gove to set out plans for 150,000-home expansion around Cambridge

19 December 2023
Michael Gove to set out plans for 150,000-home expansion around Cambridge

Michael Gove to set out plans for 150,000-home expansion around Cambridge

19 December 2023

Mr Gove is also expected to announce he will take on council planning departments that ‘drag their feet’.

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Former council leader issues pothole warning after bike crash

18 December 2023
Former council leader issues pothole warning after bike crash

Former council leader issues pothole warning after bike crash

18 December 2023

Lewis Herbert was cycling in the dark across Cutter Ferry bridge when he hit the pothole.


Fire service urges people to charge devices ‘while awake’ after house fire

18 December 2023
Fire service urges people to charge devices ‘while awake’ after house fire

Fire service urges people to charge devices ‘while awake’ after house fire

18 December 2023

A rechargeable torch had caught fire.


NAO issues warning to government over £7bn East West Rail project

15 December 2023
NAO issues warning to government over £7bn East West Rail project

NAO issues warning to government over £7bn East West Rail project

15 December 2023

National Audit Office also reveals full electrification will cost £1bn.

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Combined Authority at war as mayor and council leader clash over investigation

10 December 2023
Combined Authority at war as mayor and council leader clash over investigation

Combined Authority at war as mayor and council leader clash over investigation

10 December 2023

The exchange came as Dr Johnson faced the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority board members for the first time.


No silent night as Cambridge South station construction works to disrupt Christmas Day

09 December 2023
No silent night as Cambridge South station construction works to disrupt Christmas Day

No silent night as Cambridge South station construction works to disrupt Christmas Day

09 December 2023

Residents have received letters from Network Rail telling them that construction work will be taking place near their properties.

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Surviving Winter Appeal: Couple on why they’re donating their winter fuel payment

09 December 2023
Surviving Winter Appeal: Couple on why they’re donating their winter fuel payment

Surviving Winter Appeal: Couple on why they’re donating their winter fuel payment

09 December 2023

The Surviving Winter Appeal is run by Cambridgeshire Community Foundation with support from the Cambridge Independent

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Hoaxer claimed he’d planted bomb in pub – and it would detonate in seven minutes

08 December 2023
Hoaxer claimed he’d planted bomb in pub – and it would detonate in seven minutes

Hoaxer claimed he’d planted bomb in pub – and it would detonate in seven minutes

08 December 2023

Hear the audio of his 999 call.


Anglia Ruskin named University of the Year 2023 at the Times Higher Education Awards

08 December 2023
Anglia Ruskin named University of the Year 2023 at the Times Higher Education Awards

Anglia Ruskin named University of the Year 2023 at the Times Higher Education Awards

08 December 2023

The Times Higher Education Awards are known as the Oscars of the UK university sector

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Councillors approve permanent fence for stretch of guided busway in Cambridge

07 December 2023
Councillors approve permanent fence for stretch of guided busway in Cambridge

Councillors approve permanent fence for stretch of guided busway in Cambridge

07 December 2023

It will include moveable sections to allow passengers on buses to be evacuated during an emergency.

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Abandoned kitten recovering after having leg amputated as RSPCA investigates

06 December 2023
Abandoned kitten recovering after having leg amputated as RSPCA investigates

Abandoned kitten recovering after having leg amputated as RSPCA investigates

06 December 2023

Sunny, who is only three months old, was found in a dog crate.


Cambridge hospital trust apologises after data breaches involving more than 22,000 maternity and cancer patients revealed

06 December 2023
Cambridge hospital trust apologises after data breaches involving more than 22,000 maternity and cancer patients revealed

Cambridge hospital trust apologises after data breaches involving more than 22,000 maternity and cancer patients revealed

06 December 2023

The trust says it has found no evidence in either case of the information being accessed or shared any further.


Cyclist hit pedestrian after running red light leaving victim with fractured skull

04 December 2023
Cyclist hit pedestrian after running red light leaving victim with fractured skull

Cyclist hit pedestrian after running red light leaving victim with fractured skull

04 December 2023

The pedestrian, a 56-year-old man, was knocked to the ground and hit his head.


Cancer survivor backs charity’s new plan to help save the lives of more people like her

03 December 2023
Cancer survivor backs charity’s new plan to help save the lives of more people like her

Cancer survivor backs charity’s new plan to help save the lives of more people like her

03 December 2023

Lucy Edie, 53, from Impington, was diagnosed with triple-positive breast cancer in April 2019.


Top schools in East Anglia named by The Sunday Times Parent Power Guide

01 December 2023
Top schools in East Anglia named by The Sunday Times Parent Power Guide

Top schools in East Anglia named by The Sunday Times Parent Power Guide

01 December 2023

Cambridge schools picked up three of the four East Anglia awards


Surviving Winter Appeal: Join our campaign with Cambridgeshire Community Foundation to raise £20,000

30 November 2023
Surviving Winter Appeal: Join our campaign with Cambridgeshire Community Foundation to raise £20,000

Surviving Winter Appeal: Join our campaign with Cambridgeshire Community Foundation to raise £20,000

30 November 2023

Can you help those worst hit by the effects of fuel poverty and the cost of living crisis?


Tribute paid to ‘beautiful, loyal and kind’ A10 crash victim Susan Folkes

30 November 2023
Tribute paid to ‘beautiful, loyal and kind’ A10 crash victim Susan Folkes

Tribute paid to ‘beautiful, loyal and kind’ A10 crash victim Susan Folkes

30 November 2023

Susan was pronounced dead at the scene.


Dr Nik Johnson proposes trebling Combined Authority’s council tax precept to fund more buses

29 November 2023
Dr Nik Johnson proposes trebling Combined Authority’s council tax precept to fund more buses

Dr Nik Johnson proposes trebling Combined Authority’s council tax precept to fund more buses

29 November 2023

Critics say doing so will go down ‘extremely badly’ with residents

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