School in Peterborough denies it has evacuated over bomb threat after old story spreads on social media

A school in Peterborough has been forced to deny it has evacuated over a bomb threat after an old story began spreading on social media.

The brilliant Baston CE Primary School team at the English Schools Final at Stoke City FC.

SCHOOLS FINAL: Brilliant Baston are runners-up in a National Final.

Baston CE Primary finished a superb runners-up in the English FA small schools final at Stoke City FC yesterday (May 20).

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Northborough School won the School Prize, presented by Mayor of Market Deeping councillor Wayne Lester, Rotary Club president Carl Midgley and Martin Reece, manager of Market Deeping Tesco.

Shoppers impressed by young artists

Young artists in the Deepings area have been impressing shoppers with their creative work. The youngsters have been taking part in the annual Young Art Competition run by the Rotary Club of the Deepings.

Stanground Academy principal James Scarrott with some of his students celebrating a Good OFSTED EMN-170516-134453009

School celebrates good report

There was good news for teachers, pupils and their parents at a city school following another positive Ofsted report.

Grand Day Out at Oundle School

Grand Day Out for the elderly thanks to Oundle pupils

More than 100 elderly residents from Oundle and surrounding villages, including visitors from local residential and nursing homes, were recently hosted by pupils from Oundle School’s Community Action department at their ‘Grand Day Out’.

Pupils from Woodston Primary School taking part in a  Minecraft IT session with Joe Roberts, an undergraduate student from Southampton University doing mechanical engineering EMN-170427-183841009

Minecraft in the classroom

A former Peterborough pupil returned to the city to teach Woodston Primary School children through the game Minecraft.

Baston CE Primary School celebrate their Area Final success in Nottingham.

SCHOOLS: Baston kids to play at Stoke City FC in National Finals

A primary school with 56 eligible pupils has reached a national small schools football final.

Joshua Newcomb working at Mothercare in Serpentine Green, Peterborough.

Peterborough shopping centre’s training scheme to help young into work

Young people are being given the chance to learn work skills with the help of a Peterborough shopping centre.

Graham Arthur with Kai Cowan and Matilda Holttum

Water way to support Peterborough students during exams

Students have been given a helping hand during their exams thanks to a donation of free water to keep them fresh.

Youngsters in action at the Grange.

SCHOOLS FOOTBALL: Will Dreams come true on Cup Final day?

The annual Youth Dreams Project Primary Schools Football Cup takes place at the Grange, Netherton on Thursday (May 18, noon onwards)

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Stress help during exams

Young people who need help to manage their stress levels during the exam season are being urged to seek the help of experts from Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust (CPFT).

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New trust to be run by two city schools

Fulbridge Academy in New England has joined with Arthur Mellow Village College in Glinton to form the new Four Cs Multi Academy Trust.

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Children from Bishop Creighton Academy.

Pupils design and build rocket cars

Rocket powered micro-dragsters raced at RAF Wittering, with three Peterborough schools competing in the regional finals of Bloodhound SCC Race for the 

The youngsters at Hampton Hargate

School garden can blossom after donation from builder

Green-fingered pupils at a school in Hampton have received a generous donation from a housebuilder in support of National Gardening Week.

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Warning from Peterborough headteacher over funding cuts

A head teacher has warned that children’s education at his school could be impacted by government cuts.

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Russell Currie, managing director of Fairline Yachts, at the company's factory in Oundle.

Peterborough boat builder on crest of a wave as it looks for apprentices

A luxury boat builder in Peterborough is taking on apprentices just 15 months after the business was rescued.

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Parking problems outside Queens Drive primary school. Enforcement officers called in to help. EMN-170215-105245009

VIDEO: Bad parking the biggest school run bugbear for parents

With school term just restarted, frustrations are already starting to show as parents have revealed their top school run gripes.

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The PCC Ready to START School event at Queensgate. Pictured with Coun John Holdich and children are (right) Sally Atkinson from the National Literacy Trust and Annie Hornsby, an early childhood specialist EMN-170419-154154009

New campaign to prepare for school

A new campaign aimed at giving Peterborough’s youngest children the best start in school launched with events for families in Queensgate Shopping Centre.

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Tributes paid after Cambridgeshire school teacher dies while diving on holiday in Malta

A Cambridgeshire school teacher has died while diving on holiday in Malta.

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Principal at Thomas Deacon Academy  Julie Taylor with Scott Hudson, Principal of Voyager Academy at TDA EMN-170901-162627009

New name for troubled Peterborough school

The troubled Voyager Academy will be known as The Queen Katharine Academy from September as it looks to a new direction.

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