Nick Pope, who was brought up in Soham, Cambridgeshire, is off to Russia as part of the England World Cup squad.Read the full story ›
It happened on Valentines Day at a property in The Birches in Soham.Read the full story ›
A former football coach has been cleared of sexually abusing a young player.
Eric Cooper, 82, was found not guilty of two counts of indecently assaulting a boy under the age of 14 following a six-day trial at Cambridge Crown Court.
Jurors took two and a half hours to reach their verdict.
Cooper from Soham, was a coach in Cambridgeshire. He had played for Soham United and was also involved with Ely Crusaders.
He was arrested in January as part of an investigation into abuse in football. The allegations had related to the late 1960s.
The family of a young beauty therapist who was killed by a drunk driver on the A11 in Suffolk is calling for sentences to be tougher.Read the full story ›
Pumpkins weighing hundreds of kilograms will be on display this afternoon at Soham's 41st pumpkin fair.
Organisers have boasted of multiple 150 kilogram specimens with one potentially weighing up to 300.
Also on display will be marrows, tomatoes and sunflowers.
Money raised will go towards a variety of local charities.
Callum Fairhurst, from Cambridgeshire was waved off on his round the world journey, to raise money for charity in memory of his brother LiamRead the full story ›
A mother from Soham in Cambridgeshire is warning other parents about the dangers of meningitis - as she prepares to mark what would have been her daughter's 10th birthday.
Amelie Clipson-Smith was just three-and-a-half years old when she was suddenly taken ill. She died within 12 hours.
Claire McGlasson went to meet her mother, Sally Clipson.
The Conservatives won the South East Cambridgeshire constituency at the 2010 General Election with a majority of nearly 6,000 votes.Read the full story ›
A pig who was destined for the dinner plate is enjoying a new lease of life after being saved by a couple in Cambridgeshire.Read the full story ›
A driver who killed a motorcyclist by attempting a U-turn on a busy road while returning from an all-night rave has been jailed.
Conor Gosling, 20, was driving home at about 11.25am on 4 August 2013 after attending a rave in Soham, when he attempted the manoeuvre across the A142 at its junction with Northfield Road.
He pulled out of the junction to head towards Ely, but immediately swung his Fiat Punto around in front of a motorbike being ridden by Anthony Pinney from Isleham Road, Fordham.
The 68-year-old father of three was killed in the collision.
Gosling, of Beauchamp Close, Eaton Socon, pleaded guilty to causing death by dangerous driving and was jailed for three years at Cambridge Crown Court.
He was also banned from driving for four years.
This case shows just how dangerous tiredness can be.
Gosling had not been to sleep that night and his fatigue was clearly a factor in not seeing the approaching motorcyclist.
It is a tragic case, but I hope others will take heed and never drive while tired.