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BREAKING: Multi vehicle crash closes A47 in both directions

A multi-vehicle crash has closed the A47 in both directions this evening, Friday May 26.

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Three car crash blocking junction of A141 and A605 near Guyhirn

A three car crash is blocking the A141 at its junction with the A605 near Guyhirn this afternoon, Friday May 26.

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JAILED: Michael Johnson

Man who was nearly four times over drink drive limit when he mowed down pedestrian is jailed

A drink driver who caused a collision in which a man died has been jailed for more than six years.

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Road Closed

UPDATE: A47 reopens at Guyhirn after concern for man’s safety and separate crash

The A47 was shut at Guyhirn this afternoon, Friday May 19, as emergency services tried to locate a man in the river.

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Son sues Euromillions winning parents for more money after blowing £1.6million gift on lavish lifestyle

A former factory worker who won £101 million on the lottery has no obligation to keep “bailing out his profligate son”, a judge has ruled.

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CCTV released after criminal damage on Wisbech to Peterborough bus

CCTV has been released of a man police want to speak to in connection with an incident of criminal damage on a Peterborough bound bus.

Crime
The scene of the arson in Wisbech

Commander urges arsonists to stop wasting firefighters time and asks parents to “speak to your children”

Fire crews and police officers in Wisbech are warning about the dangers of setting fires in disused buildings following a series of arson attacks in the town.

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The scene of the arson in Wisbech

Roof collapses on Wisbech building after arson attack

Arsonists set fire to a derelict building in Wisbech yesterday afternoon, Tuesday May 9.

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Crown court news

Man found guilty of breaking into ex’s home and beating her in front of three children

A man smashed his way into a former girlfriend’s home and repeatedly punched her in front of her three young children.

Crime
Police news

Wisbech pensioner accused of murdering his wife dies before court date

A pensioner accused of murdering his wife by smothering her with a plastic bag has died before his court case could be heard.

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Woman who was saved from Fenland drain in court on suspicion of drink driving

A woman will appear at Peterborough Magistrates’ Court later this month after she crashed her car into a Fenland drain while drunk.

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Three arrested after police find weapons and drugs in stop and search

Two men and a girl have been arrested after police found a baseball bat, an axe handle and a quantity of drugs in their vehicle.

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Heroic passer-by rescues driver from submerged car after it crashed into Fenland drain

A heroic member of the public pulled a driver from their vehicle after it left the road and entered a Fenland drain.

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Three taken to hospital after van leaves road and rolls near Wisbech

Three people were taken to hospital after a single vehicle crash near Wisbech last night.

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Renewed appeal in murder investigation as first photo of victim is released

Police leading a murder investigation in Wisbech have renewed their appeal for witnesses and released a photo of the victim today.

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Lifesaving “act of madness” by Peterborough PC which saved woman’s life is commended

A Peterborough PC has been rewarded for his bravery after jumping into the River Nene to save a woman’s life.

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Crown court news

Man appears at crown court charged with murder in Wisbech

A man has appeared at Cambridge Crown Court charged with the murder of 48-year-old Dzilva Butiene in Wisbech.

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Plea from owners after four miniature dachshunds stolen from family home

Thieves have stolen four miniature dachshunds from a property in Upwell near Wisbech.

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Road Closed

Motorcyclist seriously injured in crash in Wisbech

A man suffered serious injuries after being involved in a crash in Wisbech yesterday, Wednesday April 20.

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Road Closed

Serious collision closes road in Wisbech at rush hour

Police have closed a Wisbech road after a serious collision this afternoon, Wednesday April 19.

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