Category: Articles

Articles from the magazine

Mike’s Musings

In 2011 to commemorate the fortieth anniversary of the Ely Society, I wrote Oliver Cromwell, Lord of the Fens, to honour one of Ely’s most famous citizens. Not being a Cromwell expert, I wanted to write a simple biography that might be read by young people and those […]

Happy Cafe

In July 2017, Ely became host to Cambridgeshire’s first Happy Cafe. It launched with a visit from renowned author and mental health campaigner Rachel Kelly, followed by the first of what are now regular Happy Cafe mornings at Julia’s Tearooms on the High Street, held on the first […]

The Volunteers at Ely Cathedral

Ely Cathedral is a diverse community whose members participate in its mission and ministry in a host of ways. Behind this magnificent building which we so richly enjoy, there is an army of more than 350 volunteers, who play a crucial part in the day to day life […]

Lucy Frazer MP

In the latest reshuffle South East Cambridgeshire MP, Lucy Frazer, was delighted to be appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Ministry of Justice. In her new role Lucy looks forward to working in a department that supports people when they are often most in need – […]

Leading Law Firm Opening in Ely

With over 150 years of legal expertise, Fraser Dawbarns is bringing a complete range of professional services to Ely Business Park this Spring. The solicitors Fraser Dawbarns LLP are pleased to announce that they will be opening an office on the Cambridgeshire Business Park in Ely this Spring. […]