Brad Barnes

Funk Inferno - a great night of music to help the homeless

The G Collective are back with Gables: Funk Inferno - another charity gig at The Solstice on friday.

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Idolising Nova, playing at the lights switch-on in Peterborough on Saturday.
Photo: Paul England.

Idolising Nova looking forward to a hometown sell-out gig

Leading Peterborough band Idolising Nova wowed a growing crowd at the big Christmas lights switch-on event in Peterborough city centre on Saturday - and have unveiled a third probably sell-out hometown show at The Met Lounge in the new year.

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Barry Frostick

Seasonal celebration of local art

The Norman Cross Gallery is celebrating the wealth of local artists with its winter exhibition which opened earlier this month and runs until the end of December.

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Schools' Sings event at the Cresset. Paston Ridings primary and The King's School pupils performing. EMN-171114-085828009

Peterborough primary schools bring their Favourite Things - and the West End - to The Cresset

Nearly 1000 pupils from primary schools across the city participated in the Peterborough Sings! West End Singing Days at The Cresset on Monday and Tuesday of this week.

Tenors Unlimited

City youngsters to sing with the “Rat Pack of Opera”

Tenors Unlimited, the internationally acclaimed operatic trio - dubbed the ‘Rat Pack of Opera’ - will be performing with Peterborough choir KYGlee (pictured), at Peterborough’s Key theatre tomorrow (Friday) as part of the nationwide tour of their show From Venice To Vegas.

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Craig Lemmon at the Key Theatre's Riverside restaurant

Craig holds the Key to a good dinner for theatre-goers

Pre-theatre diners will be in safe hands after the latest shake-up regards the food offering at Peterborough’a Key Theatre.


What’s on in Peterborough’s pubs, clubs and bars

There is some great live music nights to take in over the weekend in Peterborough not to mention DJ sets with music to suit all tastes.

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Long Causeway shop units set to become food outlets

Three more city centre shops set to become food outlets

Long Causeway looks set to become annother hot food destination in Peterborough city centre with three former shops ripe for conversion

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Adebola Adeshina

New Year opening for new Castor restaurant

Anyone looking forward to some “civilised dining” in picturesque Castor this Christmas had best think again.

The Castle Builder.
Photo: Jack Offord

Platform8 - bringing you a festival of theatre for Peterborough

Five days of four plays, three workshops, all too good to be true, and one free film and virtual reality installation - that is Season3 of Platform8, Jumped Up Theatre’s theatre festival for Peterborough.

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I Had A Black Dog

I Had A Black Dog - a playful adaptation of Matthew Johnstone’s international bestseller

A darkly comedic and sensitive look at one man’s life with depression, I Had a Black Dog can be seen at the Key Theatre on Friday (3rd).

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The Queensgate Toy Test

A chance for kids to test this year’s must-have toys

Children can become Santa’s ‘testers’ as John Lewis, Menkind, Game, Argos, Tiger and other retailers bring out their new gadgets and gizmos for 2017 at Queensgate Shopping Centre on Saturday and Sunday.

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Sundays in Cumbergate, Peterborough

After serving up half a million roast dinners, Sundays restaurant is on the move

It has been at the heart of Peterborough city centre for more than a decade, but the popular Sundays carvery restaurant is on the move.

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The Lightbox

Ballroom boys are ready to light up The Lightbox

Expect an eclectic mix of music when a new music night makes it debut at The Lightbox on Bridge Street on Saturday.

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All Wrapped up In Westwood.
Photos: Thomas Davies

Freemans story delivers laughs and happy memories

A Peterborian career is how the catchy song at the end of All Wrapped Up In Westwood describes the part the Freemans distribution centre played in the lives of so many in the city.

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Pub of the Year 2017

REVEALED: Peterborough’s Top 10 pubs of 2017 according to you!

We’ve got our top 10 finalists for the Peterborough Telegraph Pub Of The Year 2017 and now the competition is all about finding who will be number one!

Tom Beran

‘Pub Swap’ fun for micropub landlords

Peterborough has been blessed with two micropubs, both somewhat smaller than your average boozer, but both with a shared love of top quality beer, banter and quirky opening hours.

Freemans distribution centre from the Peterborough Archives.

The story of Freemans workers is brought to life on stage

All Wrapped Up in Westwood - a community play based on the experiences of people who worked at Freemans Distribution Centre in Peterborough - opens in the city on Thursday (26th).

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Brian Cox

Brian Cox announces new Peterborough tour date

Having set two Guinness World Records with his previous sell-out live UK and Ireland tour, Professor Brian Cox, OBE is heading back out on the road with a brand new show for 2019 - including a visit to Peterborough’s East of England Arena and Eventre Centre.

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Filming for Elsie: Prince of Denmark takes place next month.

Filmmakers heading to the city need young actors and crew

A former Ken Stimpson and Peterborough Regional College student is calling for local people to help kickstart Peterborough’s film industry.

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