Party with Danny Howard as Solstice enjoys 20th anniversary

The Solstice will be celebrating its 20th birthday in style on Saturday night with one of the most in-demand DJs of this present time - Radio One’s Danny Howard.

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Former Peterborough school governor guilty of possessing indecent images of children

A former governor at The Kings School in Peterborough is facing a ail term after being found guilty of a number of charges relating to indecent images of children.

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Two lorry crash causing six miles of queues on A14 in Cambridgeshire

A serious crash between two lorries is causing six miles of queues on the A14 in Cambridgeshire this afternoon, Thursday March 30.


Long traffic delays in Peterborough city centre after construction vehicle overturns

A tipper truck involved in construction work at the Rivergate roundabout in Peterborough city centre has overturned this afternoon, spilling its load and blocking part of the road.

Easter at Sacrewell

Easter at Sacrewell... one of our 10 best things to do this week

Our weekly round-up of 10 of the best things to do in and around Peterborough this week.

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Harry Roe runs in a try for Borough against Belgrave. Picture: Kevin Goodacre

Borough take title, Lions are still in the running

Borough are already over the line while the Lions and Oundle are coming up on the rails as the English Clubs Championship title races enter the final furlong.

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Stewart Jackson with Andy Moore.

SPECIAL GUEST: City MP opens new Lions changing rooms

Peterborough Lions had a special guest attend their game against Birmingham on Saturday.

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Pictured 20 years ago is the Netherton United Under 11 team before a 4-0 win over Eastgate in the Junior Alliance League. Stuart Yaxley, Simon Lucking, Joe Hufford and Adam Davies got the goals that earned Netherton a third-place finish in Division Two. From the left are, back, Matthew Ross, David Kelly, Sam Pauley, Robert Nightingale, Daniel Elliott, Hugh Salmon, David Adcock, front, Adam Davies, Stuart Yaxley, Joe Hufford, Simon Lucking, Peter Runice and Stuart Purves.

LOOKING BACK: Manager Fry sells Posh legend King Ken

Posh striker and fans favourite Ken Charlery was sold by Barry Fry to Stockport County for £100,000 20 years ago.

The scene of the break-in at Fraser Hart in Queensgate. Pic: Jamie Holmes

Romanian gang member jailed after diamond ring raid at Peterborough jewellery shop

A gang member has been jailed for eight years for his part in a series of 11 jewellery store raids across England, including one in Peterborough, where more than £3.1m was stolen.

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Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after armed police raid Peterborough home is released on bail

A man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder during an armed raid at a home in Peterborough yesterday, has been released on police bail.

Owner’s disgust after charity box stolen from Whittlesey shop

Owner’s disgust after charity box stolen from Whittlesey shop

A shop owner said she is disgusted at a charity box being stolen from her store in Whittlesey.

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Hotel Chocolat reader offer

Six £35 Hotel Chocolat hampers to be won

Spring has officially sprung and the Easter Bunny isn’t too far away! We have teamed up with Hotel Chocolat, in Peterborough’s Queensgate Shopping Centre, to offer six lucky winners the chance to win a “cracking” Hotel Chocolat Happy Easter Hamper worth £35 each!

Thornton on Thursday column with Peterborough Telegraph's deputy editor Nigel Thornton -

Peterborough is not Grunty fen.. discuss!

It’s not often politicians from the main parties all agree but that’s not the case for the wannabe mayors of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority.

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Junior Morias celebrates his winning goal at Gillingham. Photo: Joe Dent/

PREVIEW: McCann backs Junior to be a big hit and he could start against Charlton

Peterborough United boss Grant McCann is backing Junior Morias to be a big hit next season.

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BEST FRIENDS: Thomas Fletcher, 19, of Meadow Walk, Yaxley, and Thomas Northam, 22, of Lilac Walk, Yaxley.

Man charged with killing two Yaxley men in hit and run “not fit” to enter plea, court told today

The man charged with causing the deaths of two young pedestrians near Yaxley has been found not fit to enter a plea at crown court this morning.

Chloe Brett.

City seniors keep their title push going

The Peterborough senior men’s team continued their push for Cambs League honours with another maximum 10-point haul.

Hicks Karate School students who competed in the national championships. From the left they are, back, Jazmyn Popat-Evans, Atlanta Hickman, Micheal Evans, front, Rahim Ebrahim, Ginge Popat-Evans and Braydon Popat-Evans.

National titles for three Hicks Karate School students

Peterborough’s Hicks Karate School, which is based in Fengate, picked up six trophies at the World Karate and Kickboxing Commission (WKKC) national championships held in Bradford.

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REVEALED: The best and worst GP practices in Peterborough as rated by you

REVEALED: The best and worst GP practices in Peterborough as rated by you

The Peterborough Telegraph can today reveal a list of the city’s best and worst GP surgeries, based on ratings provided by patients.

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Russ Holden.

GOLF: Russ is a double Winter League winner

Russ Holden won both the men’s and seniors Winter League competitions at Greetham Valley at the weekend.

Pictured are prizewinners in the Fenland Clarion Spring Series of youth races.

CYCLING: Dawid leads from the front for Peterborough

Peterborough Cycling Club celebrated their first win of the new season at the weekend when their Polish member Dawid Sargent-Szczesniak took the honours in the Northants CRA handicap road race at Keysoe.

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