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Littleport prepares to celebrate Christmas

Reference: 
087/15
Date: 
Mon, 11/30/2015

The Christmas spirit is arriving in Littleport early this December as the town gears up to celebrate the festive period.

On Saturday 5 December, a range of activities have been planned including:

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Littleport prepares to celebrate Christmas

Grants approved to help communities

Reference: 
086/15
Date: 
Mon, 11/30/2015

Young people and a book club are among those set to benefit from grants totalling £2,000.

At Commercial Services Committee at East Cambridgeshire District Council, Councillors agreed funding for the following projects from the Community Fund Grant Scheme:

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Grants approved to help communities

More disappointing rail news for the District

Reference: 
085/15
Date: 
Mon, 11/30/2015

East Cambridgeshire District Council is to write to Network Rail expressing its disappointment that further work in the district is being put on hold.

The District Council and Cambridgeshire County Council had been pushing for much needed improvement to the rail network which would help freight and the local economy.

Last week’s announcement from Network Rail’s new chairman, Sir Peter Hendy that following his review of the enhancement and investment programme in railway control period 5 (2014-19), plans to upgrade the Ely North Junction have been delayed.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:More disappointing rail news for the District