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BBC News - Cambridgeshire Thu, 27 Jun 2019 02:48:32 GMT

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Taking Up Space: What it's like being black at Cambridge University

Two recent Cambridge graduates have written a book exploring what it's like to be the minority in a majority white institution.

Dear Zoo theatre van theft: Man jailed

The producer behind the now cancelled children's play tour says he "would have fed him to lions".

Welney flood plain defence work enters third phase

The banks of the Ouse Washes flood reservoir are being raised in a 27m scheme over four summers.

Whaddon village church roof stripped bare of lead

Repairs to a rural church roof stripped of protective lead covering will cost 100,000, police say.

Peterborough pub fight: Glenn Boocock died 12 days after affray

The victim had a head injury and discharged himself from hospital the day after a fight, police say.

Private school and Oxbridge 'take top jobs'

Pop stars are also more likely to have gone to private school than university vice-chancellors.

Peterborough by-election: Brexit Party calls for 'vote-rigging' probe

Party chairman Richard Tice is calling for "answers" after Labour's Lisa Forbes won the Peterborough seat.

Cambourne murder: Man guilty of strangling partner

Robert Simpson-Scott, 44, will be sentenced at The Old Bailey on Thursday.