Passers-by came to the rescue after a cow fell into the River Cam.
People rushed to help after the young animal was spotted struggling in the river this morning (Tuesday, May 9) near Green Dragon bridge.
Drivers using Addenbrooke's Road in Cambridge as a 'rat-run' from the M11 into the city to avoid queues risk being fined £50.Read the full story ›
There's been a mixed turnout to decide the new mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, with some residents choosing to stay away from the polls.
There was a fairly strong showing in Cambridge where more than 40% of people cast a vote, but the figure was far lower in Peterborough.
Percentage turnout for mayoral vote
- South Cambs: 42.4%
- Cambridge City: 42.2%
- East Cambs: 34.02%
- Huntingdonshire: 32.8%
- Fenland: 26.9%
- Peterborough: 24.7%
The winner won't be revealed until much later on Friday, with an announcement due at around 5pm.
The 'metro mayor' will head up a new devolved authority with greater power over transport, housing and investment.
The parents of a student who died after a fall at a Cambridge University college have raised concerns about the height of safety railings during a pre-inquest review in Huntingdon today.
Thomas Millward was found badly injured at the bottom of stairs at Girton College in March last year and died later in hospital.
A three day jury inquest in the autumn will aim to establish how the 19-year-old student came to die, including whether he had been taking drugs beforehand.
A Dutch delegation has come to impart some cycling know-how in Britain's bicycle capital, Cambridge.
Experts from the Dutch Cycling Embassy have been invited by campaign group Camcycle.
Watch a video report by ITV News Anglia's Stuart Leithes.
Two party leaders have been in the region, hoping to win back key seats ahead of the General Election in June.Read the full story ›
The University of Cambridge has topped a national league table which measures universities across the UK.Read the full story ›
- Video report by ITV News Anglia's Sarah Beecroft
Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca has marked a major milestone with the 'topping out' of its new headquarters in Cambridge.
The £500 million investment will bring hundreds of new jobs and see drugs company AstraZeneca's HQ move to the Cambridge Biomedical Campus near Addenbrooke's Hospital.
An engineer from Cambridge has made it through to the next stage of a competition to find two new astronauts for the Canadian Space Agency.
Last year 3,772 applications were received by the Canadian Space Agency after its announcement that it would add two new astronauts to its roster.
Dr Jenni Sidey has made the shortlist following a rigorous selection process which lasts almost a year and involves several interviews, written exams and a range of physical and mental fitness tests.
The University of Cambridge and the Institute of Engineering and Technology congratulated her.
Cambridge's newest railway station - Cambridge North - is to open next month.
It'll open on the 21st May and will serve Cambridge science and business parks and the suburbs and villages north of Cambridge city centre. Trains from both Greater Anglia and Great Northern will call there.
The station includes a 1,000-space cycle park and a car park for 450 cars.