Creative Writing Day School – 2nd September 2015

Date:  Wednesday, 2 September 2015 – 10:00am – 4:00pm     Creative Writing Day School   Cost:  £35 including tea, coffee, biscuits and access to museum Contact:  Sue Burge Telephone:  01553 692798 Email:  skburge@outlook.com Website:  www.sueburge.uk Location Oliver Cromwell House/Tourist Information Centre 29 St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4HF United Kingdom See map: Google Maps read more

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Creative Writing Day School – 2nd September 2015

Shawn Cuddy and his Band at the Brook – 11th September 2015

Date:  Friday, 11 September 2015 – 7:00pm Shawn Cuddy and his Band at the Brook An evening of great songs from this wonderful Irish crooner. Cost:  £16.50 Contact:  The Brook Box Office Telephone:  01353 721 748 or 01353 669 759 Email:  info@brookentertainment.co.uk Website:  The Brook Location The Brook 49 Brook Street Soham, Ely CB7 5AD United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Comedy and Disco Night at the Brook – 18th September 2015

Date:  Friday, 18 September 2015 – 8:00pm Comedy and Disco Night at the Brook Bar Snacks Available from 6pm – 8pm 3 Top TV Stand Up Acts from 8pm – 10pm then Disco from 10pm Cost:  £10 Contact:  The Brook Box Office Telephone:  01353 721 748 or 01353 669 759 Email:  info@brookentertainment.co.uk Website:  The Brook Location The Brook 49 Brook Street Soham, Ely CB7 5AD United Kingdom See map: Google Maps read more

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Vanity Fare at the Brook – 2nd October 2015

Date:  Friday, 2 October 2015 – 9:00pm Vanity Fare at the Brook Sixties stars and chart toppers Vanity Fare and support. Cost:  £12 Contact:  The Brook Box Office Telephone:  01353 721 748 or 01353 669 759 Email:  info@brookentertainment.co.uk Website:  The Brook Location The Brook 49 Brook Street Soham, Ely CB7 5AD United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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An Audience with Michael Portillo at the Brook – 16th October 2015

Date:  Friday, 16 October 2015 – 8:00pm An Audience with Michael Portillo at the Brook Evening meal available before the show – booking required Cost:  £15 Tickets also available from Burrows Bookshop, High Street Passage, Ely Contact:  The Brook Box Office Telephone:  01353 721 748 or 01353 669 759 Email:  info@brookentertainment.co.uk Website:  The Brook Location The Brook 49 Brook Street Soham, Ely CB7 5AD United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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An Audience with Michael Portillo at the Brook – 16th October 2015

Showaddywaddy at the Brook – 19th September 2015

Date:  Saturday, 19 September 2015 – 7:00pm Showaddywaddy at the Brook A dynamic and uplifting live show featuring all of their biggest hits including ‘Under The Moon of Love’, ‘Three Steps to Heaven’, ‘Hey Rock & Roll’ and many, many more. Cost:  £19 Contact:  The Brook Box Office Telephone:  01353 721 748 or 01353 669 759 Email:  info@brookentertainment.co.uk Website:  The Brook Location The Brook 49 Brook Street Soham, Ely CB7 5AD United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Monastic Buildings Tour and Tea – 31st August 2015

Date:  Monday, 31 August 2015 – 2:00pm Monastic Buildings Tour and Tea Discover parts of Ely's Monastic Precincts in gardens not normally open to the public and enjoy a delicious cream tea in the garden of Powchers Hall. Please meet under the West Tower in the Cathedral by 2pm . Organised by the “Monastic Buildings Group”. Proceeds for the Cathedral Education Department. Cost:  Tickets: £12 available  ONLINE or from ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org Contact:  Ely Cathedral Box Office Telephone:  01353 660349 Email:  box.office@elycathedral.org Website:  Ely Cathedral Location Ely Cathedral The Gallery Ely CB7 4DL United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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New arrangements from mooring on Ely’s Riverside

Reference: 
054/15
Date: 
Tue, 07/28/2015

New mooring arrangements are being introduced by East Cambridgeshire District Council to the riverside in Ely from Monday 7 September to ensure visiting boats can access spaces and enjoy the historic city.

Following an extensive consultation with boating organisations, businesses and local residents, the new scheme, allows boats to moor for free for 48 hours with then no return for 48 hours.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:New arrangements from mooring on Ely’s Riverside

Have your say on enforcement policies

Reference: 
055/15
Date: 
Wed, 07/29/2015

Residents in East Cambridgeshire are been given the opportunity to have their say on the Food and Health and Safety enforcement policies in the area.
 
The District Council’s Commercial Team are responsible for:
 
• enforcing food safety legislation in around 880 premises
• registering and keeping an up to date register of food businesses
• approving establishments that require approval and ensuring these feature on the Food Standards Agency website

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Have your say on enforcement policies

Flying the flag again!

Reference: 
056/15
Date: 
Wed, 08/05/2015

Ely’s Country Park and Jubilee Gardens have been awarded the Green Flag Award.

The green spaces are among a record-breaking 1,582 parks which have received a prestigious Green Flag Award – the mark of a quality park or green space.

The award recognises and rewards the best parks and green spaces across the country. A Green Flag flying overhead is a sign to the public that the space boasts the highest possible standards, is beautifully maintained and has excellent facilities.

Ely Country Park is an open space which has a number of features including

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Flying the flag again!