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It's a thumbs up: Jason Ablewhite, the new police and crime commissioner for Cambridgeshire.

Jason Ablewhite has been elected as the police and crime commissioner for Cambridgeshire.

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David Lloyd was victorious in retaining his position

Conservative David Lloyd will remain Hertfordshire’s police and crime commissioner, winning the election after second preference votes were counted this afternoon.

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David Lloyd
Labour held their Bassingbourn seat in the SCDC 2016 elections.

Labour comfortably held on to the Bassingbourn seat in the South Cambridgeshire District Council elections.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Independent Cicely Murfitt has held her seat in the South Cambridgeshire District Council elections.

Independent councillor Cicely Murfitt has held on to her seat for The Mordens in the South Cambridgeshire District Council elections.

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South Cambs District Council
Conservatives have comfortably held on to the Melbourn seat in the South Cambridgeshire District Council elections.

Conservative Val Barrett has retained her seat for South Cambridgeshire District Council.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
VE Day Air Show Duxford 2015

The spring bank holiday weekend at the end of the month will see the American Air Show at IWM Duxford celebrating the reopening of the American Air Museum.

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The Conservatives retain their majority following the North Herts District Council elections, despite losing two seats  including that of council chairman Ray Shakespeare-Smith.

The Conservatives retain their majority following the North Herts District Council elections, despite losing two seats – including that of council chairman Ray Shakespeare-Smith.

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Judi Billing
Rachel Fry with one of her paintings.

Pottery for a good cause is the order of the day at an exhibition at Royston’s Curwens gallery planned for this month.

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London
MADS have a new production coming up called 'Bluebeard'.

A Melbourn theatre group is getting set to stage a frolicsome French folk tale next weekend.

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Chloe Reed

A profoundly deaf 16-year-old from Royston has been selected by the National Deaf Children’s Society and leading deaf professionals from the arts industry to showcase her talent on stage.

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United Kingdom
Young volunteers at Royston Museum

A nationwide programme of arty activities includes a number of opportunities to get involved in Royston.

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Precious jewellery was stolen during the burglary.

A Royston woman in her 70s whose house was broken into last week says the thieves have ‘destroyed priceless memories which can never be replaced’.

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Vadim Novikov crashed his car to avoid another car driving the wrong way down the A505

A Royston man who believes he is lucky to be alive is hoping the driver of a car which was travelling the wrong way down the A505 late at night will be brought to justice.

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BMW
Nicole and Josh Mednick.

A Royston woman whose brother committed suicide last year is getting set to raise money for a mental health charity to help ‘remove the stigma’ of depression.

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London
Michael, Tina and Mick Gough have recently taken over the Waggon and Horses pub in Steeple Morden

Pubs all over the country continue to close at an alarming rate, but the new landlord at Steeple Morden’s last remaining watering hole is on a mission to get the Waggon and Horses thriving.

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South Cambs District Council
Quentin Peacock with the coat of arms which he designed for the new Olympic kit

In terms of proud moments as a designer, there’s probably little that can top putting your own stamp on the Olympic kit for Team GB – but that’s the latest achievement for 38-year-old Quentin Peacock.

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Peterborough
Georgina Keating, Laura Whitford, Anne Walls and Jeremy Whitford

The owner of a Royston craft shop is smiling from ear to ear after a successful yarn shop day on Saturday.

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Anne Walls
There are delays on the Great Northern line after a person was struck by a train near Welham Green.

Services have been disrupted on the Great Northern line today after a person was hit by a train at Welham Green.

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Govia Thameslink
Three-year-old Alice Perkins from Royston in Carnival Mood. PICTURE: Clive Porter.

Priory Gardens was packed out on Monday for the Royston’s annual May Fayre, with face-painting, rock-climbing and dog and car shows among the countless distractions on offer.

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David Williams
Police were called after a deliberate car fire in Arrington.

Police are investigating after a car was deliberately set on fire in Arrington last week.

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Cambridge
Wall of Death daredevil Ken Fox is one of the attractions at the Stotfold Mill Steam Fair & Country Show 2016

Motorcyclist and Wall Of Death supremo Ken Fox is the man who put TV daredevil Guy Martin through his paces for his successful world record bid.

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Staff will be trained in mental health.

Every school and youth club has at least one qualified first aider available to help children who suffer a physical injury – so it makes sense that staff should also be trained to give mental health first aid to support young people who are showing signs of mental or emotional distress.

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Herts County Council
The eager team of volunteers painted the preschool.

A nursery teacher says it is a joy to have worked with such a dedicated team of volunteers after staff from Tesco Extra in Royston sorted a pre-school paint job.

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Tesco
James Lovelace ran the marathon for Macmillan.

Hardy runners from Royston and the surrounding villages raised impressive sums for charity when they pounded through the streets of the capital during the London Marathon on Sunday. As the runners take a well-earned break after the trials and tribulations of months of training, the Crow has taken a snapshot of the day – featuring some of the stars from the area, who ran the marathon for some very personal and worthwhile

causes..

Melbourn commercial director James Lovelace ran the Marathon to raise money for Macmillan, to say thanks for the support they gave when he was diagnosed with skin cancer last year.

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Meridian School
Therfield pupil Joshua McNaught, aged 6, shows off his drawing of Her Majesty.

Staff and pupils in Therfield enjoyed a right royal day at school in honour of the Queen’s 90th birthday last week.

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Missing widow Helen Bailey from Royston with Arsene Wenger.

Police have made an appeal to Arsenal fans for information about missing Gunners season ticket holder and Royston author Helen Bailey.

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Helen Bailey
Kim will be trekking across Iceland for CoppaFeel!

A Royston woman is chuffed to bits after being chosen to take part in a trek across Iceland to raise money and awareness for breast cancer charity CoppaFeel!

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Chef Altaf Hussain.

The chef at the helm of Bassingbourn’s acclaimed Indian restaurant is excited to bring the taste of his Bangladeshi hometown to the village kitchen.

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A car was spotted driving the wrong way down the A505 between Baldock and Royston.

A driver has spoken about the scary moment he saw a car travelling towards him the wrong way down the A505 between Baldock and Royston last night at about 11pm.

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