Drug-driver admits knocking down girl

A man who drove into a 10-year-old girl at 44mph after taking cannabis and cocaine is facing a jail term after admitting dangerous driving.

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We can no longer afford austerity

The discourse here at Westminster continues to be dominated by the Grenfell Tower fire, writes Peterborough MP Fiona Onasanya.

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Crime news

Groups to help tackle crime

Efforts to encourage community groups in Peterborough to help the authorities tackle anti-social behaviour have been described as “policing on the cheap.”

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Mum’s The Word: First Aid - but no second thoughts

I had the opportunity to do a first aid course - working with children it seemed a sensible thing to do, writes Peterborough mother of two Donna Steele.

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Peterborough nursery helps children stay safe aware

The children and staff at Kiddi Caru’s Peterborough day nursery marked Child Safety Week by learning about road safety, the difference between hot and cold and being safe as well as all about the people who keep them safe every day.

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Peterborough firm’s school app hits one million downloads

Peterborough-based ParentMail is celebrating after reaching one million downloads of its Smartphone App for parents across the UK.

Children go to the polls

Children go to the polls

Children got the chance to learn about democracy with their own ‘election’ in class.

Fire warning over oily towels and clothing in dryers

Fire warning over oily towels and clothing in dryers

Spas, pubs and restaurants in Cambridgeshire are being urged to ensure oil residues have been removed from clothing and towels before being placed into tumble dryers.

Jack Holder.

MEETING REPORT: It’s another full house for star man Holder

Man-of-the-moment Jack Holder produced another masterful maximum as Peterborough Panthers triumphed on a testing June 23 night at the East of England Arena.

Dele Alli should be wary of anti-diving laws.

SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: A 60-minute football match sounds good to me

Surprisingly, some of the proposed law changes in football appear to be pretty good ideas.

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Peterborough singing group raises £1,650 in memory of John

A Peterborough singing group has presented £1,650 to the Stroke Association in memory of a long-standing member.

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Get ready for a festival of colour and Bollywood magic

Created by Samir Bhamra, the master of authentic Bollywood inspired work, Bring On The Bollywood is a brand new Bollywood dance-theatre extravaganza.

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Family’s fabulous fundraising efforts

Family’s fabulous fundraising efforts

A family have gone to extraordinary lengths to raise thousands of pounds in honour of their mum, sister and wife.

Posh midfielder Brad Inman has moved on loan to Rochdale.

BREAKING NEWS: Inman moves to rival League One club

Peterborough United midfielder Brad Inman has joined League One rivals Rochdale on a season-long loan.

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It’s salad... but not as you know it

So, it looks like we are experiencing an Indian summer, it has been so hot that even some of the roads were melting (says Parven The Spice Queen)

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Peterborough man caught driving drunk and in possession of a knife

A Peterborough man is in police custody this evening after being caught driving while drunk, with no insurance and in possession of a knife.

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Warning over cycle thefts in Peterborough

Cyclists in Peterborough are being warned following a spate of bike thefts in the city.

A previous incident of travellers pitching up in Peterborough

Travellers move onto land behind Peterborough church

Travellers have moved onto land behind a Peterborough church.

The scene at Great Northern Hotel in Peterborough at 1pm today

BREAKING: Missing woman’s body found in Peterborough hotel

Police searching for missing Susan Gillard have found the body of a woman in a Peterborough Hotel.

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PRIDE IN PETERBOROUGH: More award winners celebrated for their contribution to out city

Unsung heroes, good neighbours, acts of courage and people who dedicate themselves to helping others have all been recognised in the Peterborough Telegraph’s annual Pride in Peterborough Awards.

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