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Are online bookings killing restaurants?

"No-shows" from online bookings are hurting restaurant profits, but eateries are fighting back. Source: BBC Cambs

Cooking up a storm with a new kitchen for catering students at FACET charity...

Students at FACET charity education centre in March received a huge boost this week as they opened up a brand new kitchen at their...

FACT investigation: Cambs County Council urged to suspend contract with FACT but thorough review...

Council bosses were urged to suspend their contract with FACT this afternoon but the audit committee said they would come to a “legal decision”...

FACT investigation: ‘Not clear’ how signature of transport boss appeared on applications, ‘inadequate’ FOI...

Investigators say “it was not clear” how the signature of a council transport boss appeared on FACT grant applications. Source: Camb Times

Love, laughs, fantasy, festivals and a bear in the Winter’s Tale outdoor performance at...

Shakespeare’s comedy romance, A Winter’s Tale, comes to the city this summer with an outdoor performance at King’s Ely Old palace gardens. Source: Camb Times

Councillors say FACT has left a ‘significant lack of confidence’ in their services

A “significant lack of confidence” in community transport provider FACT could lead to a “transition” into a contract with a new provider, councillors say. Source:...

Councillors say FACT has left a ‘significant lack of confidence’ in their services

A “significant lack of confidence” in community transport provider FACT could lead to a “transition” into a contract with a new provider, councillors say. Source:...

FACT investigation: Cambs County Council apologise but FACT bosses insist they are ‘not guilty’,...

Council bosses have “strongly apologised” for the way they failed to handle complaints made over several years in a community transport scandal. Source: Camb Times

Dog show success at March care home

It was all smiles and wagging tails when a March care home held a fun dog show day. Source: Camb Times

Novice sailor from Wicken is among the crew who won the Round The World...

A business man from Wicken, who has never sailed before, is among a team that won the prestigious Clipper Round the World yacht race. Source:...

River Thet polluted by sewage and road surface water

Hundreds of fish in River Thet die as pollution reduces oxygen levels below critical point. Source: BBC Cambs

Suspected drink-driver flips her car onto its side before colliding with a fence near...

A suspected drink-driver has been arrested after she flipped her car onto its side before colliding with a fence. Source: Camb Times

The official opening of Littleport’s new leisure centre

The new £5.5m leisure centre in Littleport has been officially opened by MP Steve Barclay. Source: Camb Times

Callum Cooke: Peterborough sign midfielder from Middlesbrough

League One side Peterborough United sign midfielder Callum Cooke from Middlesbrough for an undisclosed fee. Source: BBC Cambs

March girl, 11, donates £1,300 she raised at junior wheelchair race during London Marathon...

A March girl, who raced in the junior wheelchair race as part of the London Marathon, has donated her sponsorship money to Buffs Locomotive...

March girl, 11, donates £1,300 she raised at junior wheelchair race during London Marathon...

A March girl, who raced in the junior wheelchair race as part of the London Marathon, has donated her sponsorship money to Buffs Locomotive...