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Police name woman who died in A1 collision on Thursday

A woman who died following a collision on the A1 between the B654 Wyboston and the A428 yesterday (July 28) has been named.

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Police release CCTV images following a sexual assault in Huntingdon

An investigation has been launched after a woman was the victim of a sexual assault in Huntingdon.

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Cambridgeshire police
Completion of Restoration work on All Saints Church, Grafham,

A weekend of celebrations was held earlier this month to mark the completion of a three-year restoration project to save an old village church from ruin.

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Saints Church
The Octagon was used as an auction ring in the 1940s.

Since 2014, Save the Octagon (STO) had envisaged transforming the building from a council bin store into a community hub, featuring auction re-enactments and seasonal events.

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Jason Ablewhite
CCTV images in connection with theft in Huntingdon

Police have revealed CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a theft in a Huntingdon supermarket.

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Police investigation launched following collision which has killed a pedestrian

A woman in her 30s has died following a collision on the A1 southbound carriageway earlier this morning (Thursday).

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Cambridgeshire police
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.

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Hinchingbrooke Hospital
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.

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Cambridgeshire police
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.

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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.

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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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Huntingdonshire District Council
Sawtry Scarecrow Festival, Shannon Roubinas, looking at a scarecrow

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

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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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St Neots
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough CCG

The organisation tasked with providing and funding healthcare services across Cambridgeshire has been rated as “inadequate” by NHS England.

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Cambridgeshire
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.

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Secret Garden Party
Huntingdonshire District Council will consider the plans.

A developer has submitted plans to build dozens of new homes in Brampton.

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Huntingdonshire District Council

Motorists are being urged to park responsibly in St Ives following an increase in offences in the town centre.

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Cambridgeshire police
Diamond Anniversary  of Joyce and Geoff Hookham from St Ives

A couple who met through their shared love of cricket are set to celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary.

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St Ives
Ermine Street, Huntingdon

Councillors have backed plans for six new flats beside a busy road junction in Huntingdon – despite objections from neighbours.

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Huntingdon Town Council

Police arrested two men on suspicion of immigration offences after they were spotted walking along the A14 towards Huntingdon.

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Cambridgeshire police
Coneygear Park, Summer Gala, Max Brown (5) feeding the animals

Families and friends came turned out in their hundreds on Sunday to experience the third Coneygear Park Summer Gala.

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Huntingdon
RAF Wyton

Officials at RAF Wyton have stressed that security at the base is kept “under constant review” as the hunt for two men suspected of trying to abduct a serviceman at a base in Norfolk continues.

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Wyton
Cromwell Charter Community Champion, award to the Golden Knight Pub, from (left) Michael Bates.

The annual Oxmoor in Bloom community awards are set to come to an end this year because of problems with funding.

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Huntingdon
The A1(M)

Cambridgeshire police say they have contacted the Independent Police Complaints Commission after a collision on the A1M last night (Wednesday) in which four people were injured.

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Cambridgeshire police
Author Alison Knowles with Harper Craddock at the book launch.

A cognitive therapist has launched a new book which she hopes will help children overcome bullying.

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St Ives
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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People living along the A14 in Huntingdonshire are being invited to apply for grants of up to £10,000 ahead of the £1.8billion upgrade work which is scheduled to begin later this year.

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Huntingdon
Hinchingbrooke Hospital,

People thinking of attending the accident and emergency department at Hinchingbrooke Hospital are being asked to consider using other services because of a surge in demand.

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Hinchingbrooke Hospital

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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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