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Danny Warby

A court has been told that a lorry driver was looking at his phone before an accident near Huntingdon that killed a Cambridgeshire police officer.

Gas canister accident, survivor Guy McCallan, at his home in Wistow, with his wife Katie,

A couple from Ramsey have issued a warning to people using gas canisters, after a Sunday night bonfire almost ended in tragedy.

Hinchingbrooke Hospital
The scene following a ram raid on a Sawtry newsagents

Audacious thieves have struck a newsagents in Sawtry overnight using a JCB in an attempt to steal the store’s cash machine.

Cambridgeshire police
Hinchingbrooke Hospital, Huntingdon,

Huntingdon MP Jonathan Djanogly has welcomed an announcement that Hinchingbrooke Hospital will retain its A&E department and maternity services under a proposed merger deal with Peterborough.

Jonathan Djanogly
Riverside Minature Railway, Chairman Ivan Hewlett,

A unique vision to build a miniature railway on the site of a former pitch and putt course in St Neots has been put forward.

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St Neots News

Tue, 14:58
Riverside Minature Railway, Chairman Ivan Hewlett,

A unique vision to build a miniature railway on the site of a former pitch and putt course in St Neots has been put forward.

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Tom Parnham

A St Neots man has raised hundreds of pounds for cancer research after completing gruelling 873-mile bike ride.

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Damage done to GAP Home Improvements

A double-glazing company based in St Neots has suffered £5,000 worth of damage, after a break-in which left the premises strewn with glass.

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Victorian Festival, St Neots, (l-r) Eaton May Queen Kirusana, Queen Eve Bacon, Steve Bacon, and Ashley from St Neots

Corsets, curiosities and all things Victorian provided some educational entertainment on St Neots Market Square at the weekend.

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Squires Court, Eaton Socon,

Residents across Huntingdonshire are calling on the district and county councils to act to tackle an increasing number of overgrown grass verges which are making neighbourhoods look “a terrible mess”.

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Business News

Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Huntingdon
Weatherspoons Officially opens in Huntingdon, (l-r) Manager Sarah Hemingway, Area Manager Shaun Mattocks, Deputy Mayor Jay Dyne, Deputy Manager Jason Storey, Deputy Mayor's Consort Sonia Dyne, Duty Manager Emma Bull, and ex resident Jane Hutchingson.

Pub chain JD Wetherspoon opened its new branch in Huntingdon today (Tuesday)

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Photo Galleries

Tue, 12:02
Sawtry Scarecrow Festival, Shannon Roubinas, looking at a scarecrow

This year’s Sawtry Scarecrow Festival was hailed a big success by organisers.

Secret Garden Party 2016,

There was an other-worldly feel around Abbots Ripton as thousands of people descended on the village for the annual Secret Garden Party event.

Secret Garden Party
Victorian Festival, St Neots, (l-r) Eaton May Queen Kirusana, Queen Eve Bacon, Steve Bacon, and Ashley from St Neots

Corsets, curiosities and all things Victorian provided some educational entertainment on St Neots Market Square at the weekend.

Winner Patrick Roddy (312) leads in the early stages of the St Ives 10k.

Warwickshire runner Patrick Roddy blew away the opposition to win another successful staging of the St Ives 10k last Sunday.

Glen Daniels hit a half-century for Great Staughton in their defeat to Brampton last Saturday. Picture: HELEN DRAKE

Two Eaton Socon 2nds siblings reached fine personal milestones in the same Hunts League Division One success last Saturday.

Hemingfords won the Victor Ludorum Trophy as the most successful club at the Huntingdonshire County Finals. They are, left to right, Scott Wilson, Ray Woodward, Owen Kennedy, Barbara Clutterbuck, David Peak, Janet Chapman (county president), Richard Wilson, Pat Brace and David Brace. Picture: RICHARD COLES

There were hat-trick honours for two men and double delight for a host of ladies at the Huntingdonshire county finals last Sunday.

St Ives
Buckfest, The Abstracts performing

Buckfest organisers promised this year’s festival would be even bigger and better – and it certainly delivered.

Buckden
The inaugural Bubble Rush 5k in Huntingdon

Hundreds of people were covered head to foot in colourful bubbles at the inaugural Bubble Rush 5k run, which took place in Huntingdon on Sunday.

Huntingdon
Huntingdon Unite Against Hate march

Hundreds of people gathered in Huntingdon on Saturday to show their support for a march against racism.

Huntingdon
Paxfest, (l-r) Rhiannon, and Sophie with Jerry entering the dog show

For more than 25 years the people of Little Paxton and beyond have been gathering to celebrate the village at the annual Paxfest event, and this year was no different.

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Macmillan Appeal

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
The Marriott Hotel welcomed more than 100 guests for the ball. Picture: Dishy Daddy Photography.

The organisers of a charity ball have expressed their gratitude after guests helped raise thousands of pounds on Friday evening (June 17).

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