The wheeled bin recycling service in East Cambridgeshire has been praised as an example of good work by Eric Pickles – Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government. In a speech to the Recycling & Waste Management Exhibition at the NEC, he referred to East Cambridgeshire’s achievements after the District Council successfully bid for […]
This month’s Flower, Food & Craft Market on Sunday 28 September is going to welcome some special guests. On Sunday 28 September, alongside the Flower, Food & Craft Market there will be a visiting ‘Curiosities Market’. This comprises of 20 stalls with a variety of goods from handmade crafts to microbrewery bottled beer, recycled denim […]
Over 75 businesses in East and South Cambridgeshire got a unique opportunity to discover the funding and grants which could help their businesses to grow thanks to the South East Cambridgeshire Funding Fair. The special day not only allowed firms the chance to hear what money the Government is providing to access to, but also […]
We have now updated our map showing the locations of pubs (as well as other landmarks) in Ely. See it here!
Our cafes and tea rooms page has now been updated for 2014! See it here.
A blueprint for the future growth of East Cambridgeshire is set to go out to consultation again following comments from the Planning Inspector regarding the district’s housing supply. The revised document will allow residents, businesses and others to have their say on the proposed modifications to the Local Plan including additional housing sites in Soham. […]
East Cambridgeshire District Council is being forced to remove on a significant tree on Palace Green in Ely. Over the last few years, the District Council has been monitoring the mature Sycamore tree beside the boundary wall of The Old Palace in Ely. In 2012, the tree was reduced in an attempt to retain it […]
With Ely continuing to thrive as a place for shops, cafes and independents to set up – a new Welcome Pack has been created for new retailers coming to the city. The idea came from a series of visits made by members and officers from East Cambridgeshire District Council last year to gain insight into […]
Elderly and vulnerable residents in East Cambridgeshire are set to benefit after funds of up to £15,000 per year were committed to support a Handy Person Service in the district for a period of three years. The money will contribute to a countywide initiative supported by Cambridgeshire County Council, District/City Councils and Cambridgeshire and Peterborough […]
The wheeled bin recycling service in East Cambridgeshire is making a big difference to recycling levels in the district as the service nears its one year anniversary. In 2012/13, recycling in the district stood at 34 per cent, this provisionally increased to 46 per cent in 2013/14 but current recycling rates for 2014/15 predict a […]