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Posh opening for Peterborough’s new drive-thru coffee shop

Peterborough’s latest coffee shop was officially opening by some of the city’s football stars yesterday, Wednesday November 22.

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Seven laws you might be breaking in your own garden without realising it

Thousands of British gardeners are at risk of becoming unwitting criminals due to a lack of knowledge of basic gardening laws, experts have claimed.

Lifestyle

Inquest review hearing held into death of zookeeper Rosa King who was mauled to death by a tiger at Hamerton Park Zoo

A jury will decide how a female zookeeper came to be mauled to death by a tiger at an inquest next year, a coroner said today.

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Puzzles? in Peterborough has teamed up with Deliveroo as the company offers to bring food to pubs and bars without kitchens

Peterborough bar takes part in groundbreaking national pilot scheme with Deliveroo

A Peterborough bar is one of the first in the country to team up with Deliveroo, which will begin delivering to drinking establishments without kitchens.
Business
Crown court latest

Peterborough woman tried to convince six people to commit suicide before entering into tragic pact with postman, jury hears

A Peterborough woman who encouraged a man she met online to take his own life, had tried to do so with six other people previously, a court has heard.

Crime
Crown Court news

Peterborough woman persuaded postman to take his own life before leaving him to die alone, court told

A postman took his own life after entering a suicide pact with a woman he met online, who left him to die alone, a court heard.
Crime
The scene of the crash - Photo: @roadpoliceBCH

Crash between lorry and car causing delays on A1M at Norman Cross

A crash involving a lorry and car is causing delays on the A1M at the junction for Yaxley and Stilton this afternoon.

Transport
Have you seen this vehicle?

Police ask public to call immediately if they spot this vehicle

Police are asking people to be on the look out for this vehicle today, Wednesday November 22.
Crime
Chancellor Philip Hammond

LIVE: The Budget as it happens

Chancellor Phillip Hammond is this afternoon giving his Budget speech.

Politics
The abnormal load being escorted by police to Peterborough today. @roadpolicebch

Motorists warned about abnormal load traveling to Peterborough today

Motorists are being warned to expect delays as police escort an abnormal load from Sutton Bridge to Peterborough today.
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Ricky Miller arrives in court this morning.

Ricky Miller arrives at court to face charge of assault on a police officer and threatening behaviour

Peterborough United striker Ricky Miller has arrived at Peterborough Magistrates' Court this morning to faces a number of charges.
Crime
The scene of the crash last night. Photo: @roadpoliceBCH

Witnesses sought to serious two vehicle crash

A serious two vehicle collision blocked the A141 near March last night.
Transport

VIDEO: Couple jailed after willfully neglecting 'defenceless' vulnerable and elderly woman left in their care

A husband and wife who worked as carers have been jailed after admitting ill-treatment of an elderly vulnerable woman.
Crime
Court News

Peterborough resident electronically tagged after assaulting Border Force officer at Stansted Airport

A Peterborough resident who punched a Border Force officer at Stansted Airport has been convicted of assault.
Crime
England braced to be battered by 70mph winds as Met Office issues severe weather warning

England braced to be battered by 70mph winds as Met Office issues severe weather warning

A yellow weather warning has been issued by the Met Office as England is set to be battered by winds of up to 70mph this week

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Have you seen missing Albert

UPDATE: Missing 87-year-old found safe and well

An elderly man who went missing from his home in Spalding last night has been found safe and well.
Crime
A pregnant mother

Peterborough has one of the highest fertility rates in the UK, new figures reveal

Peterborough has been listed as having one of the highest fertility rates of all towns and cities in the UK.

Family
SEIZED: Some of the cannabis plants from this morning's raid

Peterborough police seize £30k worth of cannabis and numerous weapons in raid

Some £30,000 worth of cannabis plants and an imitation gun was found when police raided a property in Peterborough this morning.
Crime
Road closed

Lorry overturns shutting A14 spur slip road at Alconbury

A lorry has overturned closing the A14 northbound spur slip road at Alconbury this afternoon.

Transport

REVEALED: Silliest reasons people have attended Peterborough A&E as patients urged to think before attending hospital

A nicely healed cut with a scab on it, a sore throat, and toothache are just some of the conditions that have been seen at Peterborough and Cambridgeshire’s accident and emergency departments in the past few months and, as winter approaches, NHS health chiefs are reminding residents to use the right NHS service for their problem.
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