About Fenland and East Cambs

Fenland and East Cambridgeshire is a region known for its outstanding scenery, offering picturesque rural landscapes and busy market towns. The area is also within easy commute of large cities, including Cambridge, Peterborough, Newmarket, Norwich and London.

With a strong community feel, good schools and affordable housing, Fenland and East Cambridgeshire is an ideal place to raise a family. The cost of living is significantly lower in the area than its nearby cities, ensuring you can get more for your money.

Fenland and East Cambridgeshire is currently experiencing rapid and exciting growth. There are a wide variety of plans in place which will see increased housing, jobs, schools and community facilities, presenting opportunities for future career development.

In 2017, Fenland and East Cambridgeshire was chosen as one of 12 Opportunity Areas allocated by the government to receive additional funding. The Opportunity Area has already funded three programmes dedicated to supporting NQTs in their early career development and is fully funding NPQs for teachers at all levels.

Whether you are looking to relax after a long day or for an exciting weekend activity, there is plenty on offer in Fenland and East Cambridgeshire. From golf courses to nature conservation areas, and museums to leisure centres, there is something to entertain the whole family.

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Culture and Heritage: Fenland and East Cambridgeshire is steeped in history with relics dating back to the Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age. There are plenty of ways to make the most of this heritage and culture. Find out more

Entertainment: There is lots of entertainment on offer in Fenland and East Cambridgeshire, including theatres, cinemas and other fun activities. Find out more

Leisure: Fenland and East Cambridgeshire are renowned for their beautiful landscapes. The surroundings offer great leisure activities including walking, hiking and cycling. There are many National Trust walking and cycling routes to choose from and you can even take guided walks of the Fenland towns. Find out more

Sport and Fitness: There are lots of opportunities for playing and watching sports in Fenland and East Cambridgeshire. There are running clubs to improve your fitness such as the Wisbech Fenland Running Club and Leverington Three Counties Running Club. Find out more

Shopping: Although rural in nature, there are plenty of places you can shop in Fenland and East Cambridgeshire, with high streets sporting a mixture of small independent and well-known stores. Find out more

Nearby: The beauty of Fenland and East Cambridgeshire is that you can enjoy the rural lifestyle while being nearby and within easy commute of urban areas, including Cambridge, Peterborough, Newmarket and Norwich. From Ely, you can be in nearby Cambridge in under 15 minutes, Peterborough in 35 minutes and Newmarket and Norwich in approximately an hour. Find out more

Housing and Cost of Living: Fenland and East Cambridgeshire is a fantastic region for both first time buyers and families. The housing market is thriving and affordable, meaning home owners really can get the best of both worlds. With more than six thousand houses due to be built by 2025, the region offers a great home for everyone. Find out more

Transport: While Fenland and East Cambridgeshire may be rural, the area has good transport links for all your needs, including bus services, taxis and trains. Find out more

Investment and Growth: Fenland and East Cambridgeshire is experiencing rapid and exciting growth. There are lots of plans in place to increase housing, jobs, schools and community facilities in the area. Find out more

 

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