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Campaigners in Little Paxton were celebrating last night after councillors voted to reject a planning application to build almost 200 new homes on the edge of the village.

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Jason Ablewhite
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Schools and roads would not be able to cope if a scheme to build homes on land at Little Paxton is given the go-ahead, the mayor of St Neots, Cllr Barry Chapman, has warned.

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Jason Ablewhite
Friday, June 1, 2018

The hunt is on for a new Chief Constable for Cambridgeshire following the announcement by Alec Wood that he will to retire from the post in September.

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Jason Ablewhite
Friday, May 25, 2018

A court battle was signalled after the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Fire Authority agreed to challenge the Home Office decision to allow police and crime commissioner Jason Ablewhite to seize control.

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Jason Ablewhite
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

The Chief Constable of Cambridgeshire Constabulary, Alec Wood, has announced that he will retire from the service in September.

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Jason Ablewhite
Friday, April 13, 2018

Cambridgeshire’s Deputy Chief Constable Alan Baldwin made an unusual “collar” when he drove through Huntingdon - he stopped to get involved in the rescue of a runaway dog which was in danger of being knocked over by busy traffic on the ring road.

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Jason Ablewhite
Friday, April 13, 2018

An “utterly stunning” new house which blends landscape art and architecture has been given the go-ahead for a sensitive site in Hemingford Abbots by Huntingdonshire District Council.

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Jason Ablewhite
Monday, March 26, 2018

Members of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough’s Fire Authority say they are “hugely disappointed” with news that the county’s police and crime commissioner has been given the go-ahead to take over as head of the fire service.

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Jason Ablewhite
Monday, March 26, 2018

Sixth form students from Sawtry Village Academy are celebrating after completing a course designed to increase road awareness skills.

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Jason Ablewhite
Thursday, March 22, 2018

Policing in Cambridgeshire “requires improvement” according to the latest report by inspectors.

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Jason Ablewhite
Friday, March 9, 2018

Police are urging people to wear seatbelts for every journey as part of a week-long enforcement campaign.

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Jason Ablewhite
Friday, February 16, 2018

Police advice on how to protect your home and belongings from criminals will be on hand during an upcoming crime prevention day being organised by the constabulary.

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Jason Ablewhite
Thursday, February 1, 2018

Householders will be paying an additional £12 a year towards policing in Cambridgeshire in the coming year - with the money going towards 55 extra officers.

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Jason Ablewhite
Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Householders are being asked if they are prepared to pay up to three per cent more to fund firefighters.

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Jason Ablewhite
Thursday, January 18, 2018

Reports that Cambridgeshire police were investigating an incident in which a mum and her children were splashed by a passing motorist have been “blown out of all proportion”, police and crime commissioner Jason Ablewhite has said.

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Jason Ablewhite
Saturday, January 13, 2018

A new system of policing in Cambridgeshire - which will see the introduction of 50 extra police officers - has been agreed and will come into effect at the end of April.

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Jason Ablewhite
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Police and crime commissioner Jason Ablewhite wants to know how much residents are prepared to pay to fund Cambridgeshire’s police force.

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Jason Ablewhite
Monday, January 8, 2018

He told members of the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) that they were working with hotels to offer security advice in a bid to combat the problem.

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Jason Ablewhite
Friday, January 5, 2018

A proposal by Cambridgeshire’s police and crime commissioner to appoint a new deputy has been backed by a panel.

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Jason Ablewhite
Wednesday, December 20, 2017

A multi-million pound crematorium, which could be a money-spinner for Huntingdon Town Council and bring major new sporting facilities, has been given the go-ahead.

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Doug McIlwain
Friday, December 15, 2017

A new local plan which will help shape the face of Huntingdonshire until 2036 has cleared a major hurdle.

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Jason Ablewhite
Friday, December 1, 2017

An extra 50 police officers are set to be deployed across Cambridgeshire following a review by the county force.

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Jason Ablewhite
Friday, December 1, 2017

Cambridgeshire’s police and crime commissioner has pressed ahead with plans to take charge of the county’s fire service.

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Jason Ablewhite
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The police and crime commissioner for Cambridgeshire is to recommend a former police officer for the vacant post of deputy.

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Jason Ablewhite
Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Combating crime against small businesses is not being given high enough priority by law enforcers, business leaders have said.

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Jason Ablewhite
Monday, November 6, 2017

Infrastructure in Huntingdonshire is “grinding to a halt” because planning permission is being granted in the wrong areas, a senior councillor has said.

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Jason Ablewhite
Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Specialist roof alarms on churches will help deter lead thieves and protect important historic buildings, Cambridgeshire’s police and crime commissioner has said.

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Jason Ablewhite
Monday, October 23, 2017

Historic churches across the district will be protected from lead thieves if a fundraising campaign is successful.

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Jason Ablewhite
Thursday, October 19, 2017

Hinchingbrooke residents are “gutted” after a controversial housing development was given the go-ahead by councillors after a crucial vote was taken while three members were unable to attend.

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Jason Ablewhite
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Asking for a lift home, a family dispute about who owns a dog and a gambling machine not paying out are just some of the inappropriate reasons people have contacted police in Cambridgeshire.

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Jason Ablewhite

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