Living History Day at Oliver Cromwell’s House – 28th May 2011

Date: Saturday, 28 May 2011 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Location Oliver Cromwell's House 29 St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4HF United Kingdom See map: Google Maps Go back in time with our costumed guides who will bring the history of Oliver Cromwell's House alive with various demonstrations and talks on how life would have been in the 17th Century. Meet the historical re enactors on St Mary's Green outside Oliver Cromwell's House. Please allow minimum of one and a half hours for your visit, children's trail available. Cost: Adults: 4.50 / Concessions 4.00 / Child 3.10 / Family ticket 13.00 (2 adults and up to 3 children) / Children under 6 are free. Free event for Resident Pass holders, joint ticket with Ely Museum available. Contact: Oliver Cromwell's House Telephone: 01353 662062 Email: tic@eastcambs.gov.uk Website: www.olivercromwellshouse.co.uk

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Living History Day at Oliver Cromwell’s House – 28th May 2011

Ely Historic Guided Tour : Ely and its Riverside Heritage – 29th May 2011

Date: Sunday, 29 May 2011 – 11:30am – 12:45pm Location Oliver Cromwell's House 29 St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4HF United Kingdom See map: Google Maps This walk takes in the city centre as well as the picturesque waterside with some stunning riverside views. Tickets need to be pre booked and are available from Ely Tourist Information Centre. Phone bookings and credit card payments accepted (minimum charge 5) Cost: 2.50 per ticket Contact: Oliver Cromwell's House Telephone: 01353 662062 Email: tic@eastcambs.gov.uk Website: www.visitely.org.uk

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Ely Historic Guided Tour : Ely and its Monastic Buildings – 30th May 2011

Date: Monday, 30 May 2011 – 11:30am – 12:45pm Location Oliver Cromwell's House 29 St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4HF United Kingdom See map: Google Maps Discover and explore the grounds of the largest group of medieval monastic buildings still in use today and listen to tales of monks and royalty. Tickets need to be pre booked and are available from Ely Tourist Information Centre. Phone bookings and credit card payments accepted (minimum charge 5). Cost: 2.50 per ticket Contact: Oliver Cromwell's House Telephone: 01353 662062 Email: tic@eastcambs.gov.uk Website: www.visitely.org.uk

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Ely Historic Guided Tour : Ely and its Monastic Buildings – 30th May 2011

Vikings – Farmers, Raiders or Traders? – 16th May 2011

Date: Monday, 16 May 2011 – 8:00pm – 9:15pm Location Ely Methodist Church Chapel Street Ely CB6 1TA United Kingdom See map: Google Maps Anne Holton-Krayenbuhl, tutor in adult education and a free-lance local historian presents: Vikings – Farmers, Raiders or Traders? This talk will examine the activities of these sea-farers from Norway, Denmark and Sweden, and consider the extent to which they were motivated by the attraction of plunder, or the wish to establish farming settlements or the need to trade. Cost: Members free: visitors 2.50 Contact: Mr Steve Cole Telephone: 01353 669326 Website: www.elyarchaeology.org.uk

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Conservatives returned to power

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047/11

Date:

06/05/2011

The Conservatives have been returned as East Cambridgeshire District Council’s ruling party with a majority of 11.

Following the count the District Council is now made up of 25 Conservative, 10 Liberal Democrat and 4 Independent Councillors.

The count began at 10pm, just as

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The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Conservatives returned to power

East Cambridgeshire AV Referendum Result

The Alternative Vote referendum result in East Cambridgeshire was:

Yes – 8262
No – 18365

The number of rejected papers was 117.

Parish Council results in East Cambridgeshire

Reference:

Election

Date:

06/05/2011

RESULT OF POLL PARISH OF DOWNHAM

SURNAME OTHER NAME NUMBER OF VOTES ELECTED

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The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Parish Council results in East Cambridgeshire

Parish Council results in East Cambridgeshire

Reference:

Election

Date:

06/05/2011

RESULT OF POLL PARISH OF DOWNHAM

SURNAME OTHER NAME NUMBER OF VOTES ELECTED

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The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Parish Council results in East Cambridgeshire

French Market / Marche de France – Bank Holiday Weekend May

Date: Repeats every day until Mon May 30 2011 . Saturday, 28 May 2011 – 10:00am – 4:00pm Sunday, 29 May 2011 – 10:00am – 4:00pm Monday, 30 May 2011 – 10:00am – 4:00pm Location Ely Market Square Dolphin Lane Ely CB7 4NT United Kingdom See map: Google Maps Our visiting French Market will be on Ely High Street on Saturday alongsideour regular award-winning Farmers' Market and unique Craft & Collectable Market. On Sunday and Monday our French traders can be found on Dolphin Lane alongside the specialties themed markets on Ely Market Place. Cost: Free event Contact: Julia Davis Telephone: 01353 665555 Email: julia.davis@eastcambs.gov.uk read more

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