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Councillors to make final decision on devolution

 

Mon, 11/07/2016

Councillors from across the county will take their final votes on whether to complete the process for a devolution deal for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough next week.

Full Council meetings will take place involving the seven councils set to form a new Combined Authority.

The first meetings will take place on Tuesday 15 November 2016 with Cambridgeshire County and Cambridge City Councils. 

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Councillors to make final decision on devolution

Jason Ablewhite elected as new Police and Crime Commissioner for Cambridgeshire

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Date: 
Fri, 05/06/2016

 

Jason David Ablewhite has been elected as Cambridgeshire’s new Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC).

The vote took place on Thursday 5th May across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, with the result being declared on Friday 6th May at 17:27.

Jason Ablewhite, the Conservative Party Candidate, beat Dave Baigent, Labour Party, after second preference votes were counted, as neither had managed to get 50% in the first round.

Jason Ablewhite received a total of 81,851 votes, while Dave Baigent received a total of 72,480 votes.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Jason Ablewhite elected as new Police and Crime Commissioner for Cambridgeshire

One week to go until the Cambs PCC Election

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Date: 
Mon, 04/25/2016

 

There are now just 7 days to go until voters across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough start flocking to the polling stations to choose their new Police & Crime Commissioner (PCC).

Over a four-year term, the Police and Crime Commissioner oversees the running of local police forces, including appointing the Chief Constable, setting the local budget and deciding what the priorities should be for the police in their area.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:One week to go until the Cambs PCC Election