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Highfield Academy bags £2000!

Supporters of Highfield Academy Littleport are delighted to announce it has bagged £2000 from Tesco’s Bags of Help community grant scheme. Bags of Help is run in partnership with environmental charity Groundwork, and sees grants raised from the sale of carrier bags awarded to thousands of local community […]

Ely Rock Eels LoveFest 2019

On Saturday, 9th February, Ely Rock Eels will hold their second annual LoveFest at the Prince Albert pub on Silver Street, Ely. “After the success and loveliness of last year’s LoveFest, it seemed silly not to hold another one this year,” mused Fleur Patten, organiser. “In these times when […]

HAVE YOU CONSIDERED BEING A SCHOOL GOVERNOR?

Are you interested in education and how schools work?  Would you like to make a positive difference to the life chances of children? Do you want to share your skills to make that difference? Would you enjoy being part of a team that provides critical challenge and support to the […]

ELY MUSEUM

THE HISTORY OF THE OLD GAOL Emily Allen – Custodian at Ely Museum It was in January 1728 that Nathaniel Alvine became “Keeper of His Majesties Gaole and House of Correction at Ely”.  Ely Gaol, which was established on its current site by Bishop Peter Gunning in 1679, […]

ELY ROCK EELS 999 LINE

Infamous for their local random acts of kindness, Ely Rock Eels (ERE) have struck again!  This time Ely’s 3 emergency service stations were the locations for their ‘Rock Drop’ on 24th November. “We are always looking for a new idea to keep our community rock painting fresh in […]