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(ˈkeɪmbrɪdʒˌʃɪə; -ʃə)
(Placename) a county of E England, in East Anglia: includes the former counties of the Isle of Ely and Huntingdon and lies largely in the Fens: Peterborough became an independent unitary authority in 1998. Administrative centre: Cambridge. Pop (excluding Peterborough): 571 000 (2003 est). Area (excluding Peterborough): 3068 sq km (184 sq miles)


(ˈkeɪm brɪdʒˌʃɪər, -ʃər)

a county in E England. 669,900; 1316 sq. mi. (3410 sq. km). Also called Cambridge.
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You are not familiar with Cambridgeshire scenery, are you?
The country on the whole resembled the better parts of the Cambridgeshire fens.
Trailing in their second innings by 11 runs with just four wickets left, Northumberland made hosts Cambridgeshire wait for what was eventually an eight-wicket win.
NORTHUMBERLAND FA County Youth Under-18s beat Shropshire 2-1 and Cambridgeshire 2-1 to progress to the last eight of the National FA County Youth Cup.
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Cambridgeshire Police confirmed that one person had been killed in the crash.
Air Pilot has been promoted to favouritism for Saturday's Betfred Cambridgeshire on the strength of a heavily eased three-and-three-quarterlength win, but he is a long way down the weights.
Llywelyn Thomas farmed Ty Fry Farm in Cefn Cribwr in the 1960s before moving to Laleston and later to Cambridgeshire in 1999.
RESIDENTS of East Cambridgeshire have the best quality of life of any rural area in Britain, a study has suggested.
Cambridgeshire Police could not immediately confirm the extent of the injuries to the pilot, but there were no other passengers on board.
Mr & Mrs O v (1)1 (2) I (3) Orkney Island Council (4) Cambridgeshire County Council
Major Gareth Rhys-Evans, 37, from Llandovery, was just under an hour into a cycling time trial on the A1 in Cambridgeshire when he was hit by Katie Hart's Ford Ka at around 8.

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