Peterborough boys, 13 and 17, die after car crashes into bridge

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - 6 hours 34 min ago
Police arrest the 16-year-old driver who remains in hospital with serious injuries.
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Liam Bennett: Cambridge reward young defender with new two-year contract

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - 9 hours 8 min ago
Cambridge United defender Liam Bennett signs a new two-year contract with an option for a further 12 months.
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HMP Woodhill: Murderer behaved bizarrely in prison before death

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - 14 hours 3 min ago
Andriejus Kostiajevas, who killed his wife in a knife, hammer and screwdriver attack, died in 2021.
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Old NHS ambulances used to take aid from Cambridge to Ukraine

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Sun, 05/15/2022 - 09:32
A man buys the vehicles at auction and drives medical supplies from the UK to his war-torn homeland.
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Ukrainian volunteers given mental health help by Cambridgeshire group

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Sun, 05/15/2022 - 09:20
Rachel Young says volunteers working with refugees are "on their knees" and need psychological support.
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University of Cambridge researchers use algae to power computer

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Sat, 05/14/2022 - 08:44
Scientists say the system "has potential as a reliable and renewable way to power small devices".
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Adam May: Cambridge United midfielder signs new three-year contract

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Fri, 05/13/2022 - 16:59
Cambridge United midfielder Adam May signs a new three-year contract with the League One club after making 50 appearances in 2021-22.
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New £17m junction opens to improve A47 Guyhirn bottleneck

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Fri, 05/13/2022 - 06:35
Its roundabout has been enlarged and additional lanes added as part of a series of A47 improvements.
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Cambridge University museum finds 150-year-old platypus specimens

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Thu, 05/12/2022 - 12:25
The 19th Century egg-laying mammal samples supported Darwin's theory of evolution.
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Cost of living: 'Families of disabled people are already struggling'

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Thu, 05/12/2022 - 12:03
Parents of children with disabilities and special educational needs say the cost of living is hitting hard.
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Commonwealth Games: Queen's Baton Relay to visit East of England

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Thu, 05/12/2022 - 08:39
The baton will visit the East of England as part of its journey to the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
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Anglia Ruskin University gets £0.5m for Arctic beaver study

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Thu, 05/12/2022 - 07:52
The mammals are moving further north into the Arctic and having an impact on landscape and people.
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Labour MP Stella Creasy reveals rape threat while at Cambridge University

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Wed, 05/11/2022 - 22:32
Stella Creasy says she remains "terrified" of seeing the men who allegedly harassed her in the 1990s.
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Cambridge hospitals turning away staff over lack of homes

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Wed, 05/11/2022 - 18:07
An NHS trust says finding accommodation for new staff in Cambridge is a problem it has "no solution to".
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Lumo passengers thrown from seats on train speeding at Peterborough

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Wed, 05/11/2022 - 17:06
Investigators say the train was being driven at 50mph (80km/h) above the speed limit.
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Great Yarmouth: Campaign to honour 26 women killed in WW2 bombing

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Wed, 05/11/2022 - 16:41
The British Army suffered its biggest loss of women's lives in the coastal bomb attack.
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Peterborough City council to stop planting flowers

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Wed, 05/11/2022 - 15:21
A civic society says it will now be "the city without colour".
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Ely Cathedral: Table made from ancient tree ready for Jubilee

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Wed, 05/11/2022 - 13:11
A 5,000-year-old "bog oak" is unearthed in a field and transformed into a 13 metre-long table.
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Cambridgeshire mayor under investigation after whistleblowing report

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Wed, 05/11/2022 - 13:11
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough's mayor Nik Johnson faces a code of conduct investigation.
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Cambridge Junction awarded £461,000 for building improvements

BBC Cambridgeshire News Feed - Tue, 05/10/2022 - 10:03
The venue, which hosts national acts and community programmes, will become more accessible, it says.
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