Local News

Official Opening of Deanta UK Headquarters in Lancaster Way Business Park

On Friday the 23rd March Deanta UK officially opened their new HQ facility at Lancaster Way Business Park, Ely.  Lucy Frazer MP for South East Cambridgeshire attended a Champagne reception and ribbon cutting to officially open the new facility which will employ up to 70 people within the next 2 y

An Insight into Politics for Year 9 Pupils in Ely

On March 23rd, Year 9 pupils from both King's Ely and Ely College were joined by local political representatives for an innovative Political Careers Event, inspired by local MP, Lucy Frazer. 

Informing the Vision for the Cambridge-Milton Keynes-Oxford Corridor

In a recent meeting with Iain Stewart, MP for Milton Keynes South and Champion for the Cambridge-Milton Keynes-Oxford corridor, Lucy Frazer MP took the opportunity to emphasise the need for a station in Soham and the dualling of the A10 as critical to realising the corridor’s potential.

Connecting Cambridgeshire Wins Digital Connectivity Funding Bid 

Local MP, Lucy Frazer has expressed her pleasure at the news that Cambridgeshire is to receive up to £4m Government funding to help bring about full fibre broadband connectivity, capable of delivering internet gigabit speeds of over 1000Mbps.

Facial Palsy Awareness

Photographer Helena g Anderson contracted Ramsay Hunt Syndrome, the second most common cause of facial palsy, in March 2016.  The condition is a type of shingles infection that affects certain nerves in the head. 

A New Kind of Brew for the UK

Construction of the Dojima Sake Brewery within the historic grounds of Fordham Abbey, Ely, is well underway and nearing completion. 

Local MP, Lucy Frazer went to see how the development of what will be the first Japanese owned sake brewery in the UK is coming along.

Kings Ely Day Out in Westminster

Students from Kings Ely visited the Parliamentary Education Centre earlier this month. The Centre opened in the summer of 2015 and is a world-class education facility that inspires and connects young people with Parliament and democracy. 

Kennett Garden Village Vision Unveiled

A pre-application exhibition to showcase the vision and masterplan for the proposed Kennett Garden Village was held on Friday 9th February at Kentford and Kennett Village Hall.