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Teenagers arrested for outraging public decency in Whittlesey

Two Whittlesey teenagers have been arrested after police received a number of reports of indecent exposure and sexual activity.

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Tom Bingley with his London Marathon finishing medal

Tom goes the distance in London to raise thousands for charity in memory of Whittlesey firefighter

An on-call firefighter from Thorney has raised £2,500 for the British Heart Foundation in memory of his Uncle, a popular firefighter who died at home from a cardiac arrest last year.

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Danny Coxall pciks up the �50 prize for his brother Ben from Whit the Duck. Pic: RWT Photography

Duck race is quacking

Hundreds of families and friends from Whittlesey and the surrounding villages congregated on the banks of The Bower for the Easter Monday Mayor’s Charity Duck Race.

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Tom Bingley ready for the London Marathon

London Marathon challenge in memory of stalwart Whittlesey firefighter

An on-call firefighter from Thorney has pledged to complete the London Marathon this weekend in memory of his Uncle, a popular firefighter who died at home from a cardiac arrest last year.

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Sister act is a success

Sister act is a success

It was hats off to two sisters who helped fundraise for Brain Tumour Research and raised awareness of a rare condition their sister suffers from. Nikki (from Whittlesey) and Hayley Prosser (from Yaxley)and colleagues at Forterra’s Kings Dyke Brickworks sales office in Whittlesey all wore hats at work to raise money for the charity.

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Council pays compensation after teenage girl was sexually abused by teacher at Whittlesey school

Cambridgeshire County Council has agreed an out of court settlement after failing to protect a teenage girl who was abused multiple times by her teacher at a Whittlesey school.

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Whittlesey Library and Learning Centre

Have your say on plan for Whittlesey

A survey on Whittlesey Town Council’s Neighbourhood Plan has been sent to all homes in Whittlesey, Eastrea, Coates, Turves and Pondersbridge.

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Open house caf� at Whittlesey Christian Church. Children taking part in a puppet show EMN-170204-225914009

Café church

Whittlesey Christian Church in Broad Street hosted an ‘Open House Café’ on Saturday.

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Teenage boy banned from large parts of Whittlesey after campaign of harassment and criminal damage

A teenage boy has been given a criminal behaviour order preventing him from entering Whittlesey town centre.

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Arson investigation underway after Whittlesey incident

Arson investigation underway after Whittlesey incident

An arson investigation is underway after a car as torched in Whittlesey this morning.

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Owner’s disgust after charity box stolen from Whittlesey shop

Owner’s disgust after charity box stolen from Whittlesey shop

A shop owner said she is disgusted at a charity box being stolen from her store in Whittlesey.

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Police called to two separate drunk and disorderly incidents in Whittlesey...before 8.30am

Police called to two separate drunk and disorderly incidents in Whittlesey...before 8.30am

Police have twice been called to Whittlesey this morning to deal with two separate drunk and disorderly incidents...before 8.30am!

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Diamond wedding couple Janet (79) and Felix Dowsing (85) of Whittlesey. EMN-170203-160254009

Cheers to diamond couple

It was a family reunion for diamond couple Janet and Luke Dowsing as they celebrated 60 years of marriage.

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Elderly man rescued from car upside down in water filled ditch

Elderly man rescued from car upside down in water filled ditch

An elderly man was rescued by fire crews after he was trapped in his car upside down in a water filled ditch.

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The water tower in Whittlesey. Photo: @FenCops

Police investigate racist graffiti on Whittlesey water tower

Police are investigating racist graffiti on a Whittlesey water tower.

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Whittlesey charity soccer event in aid of  Effie Hadman. She is pictured with mum Carly and Posh legend Jack Carmichael EMN-150726-150816009

A Whittlesey child with an incurable condition brought smiles to many people. After her passing aged six, her mum thanks the community for their help

Still smiling until the end, that is how Carly Hadman will remember six-year-old daughter Effie who has sadly passed away from Late Infantile Batten Disease.

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Woman shaken after attempted bag snatch in Whittlesey

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man attempted to snatch a woman’s handbag.

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Deborah Slater, Sue Page, jennifer Hardy and Finlay Coulson (front) with the rest of the  Defibrillators for All team raising cash for a further machine for Whittlesey at a christmas fair at Manor Leisure Centre. EMN-140612-185304009

£10,000 needed to screen town’s young adults

A two-day screening will aim to catch undetected heart conditions in 200 young adults in Whittlesey - but there is a £10,000 snag.

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Modern Slavery campiagn

Multi-lingual campaign set to be launched to tackle Fenland modern slavery

A campaign is being launched in Fenland to increase awareness of modern slavery and urge the public to report concerns.

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‘Seriously good work’ by firefighters prevents blaze spreading to family home

“Seriously good work” by fire crews prevented a workshop fire spreading to a home in Coates yesterday.

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