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The current recycling centre at Dogsthorpe tip is to be replaced. Photo: Alan Storer/Peterborough Telegraph

Planning approved for new Peterborough recycling centre

A “modern” household waste recycling centre is to be opened in Peterborough next year replacing the current facility at Dogsthorpe tip.

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Dog walkers who use Werrington recreation ground have criticised plans for a nature area there. Photo supplied

Dog walkers concern over new nature area as council scheme aims to attract wildlife

Dog walkers in Werrington have been angered by plans to create nature havens across Peterborough by letting the grass grow long on some public recreation areas.

Thorpe Meadows and the River Nene. Photo: Rowland Hobson/Peterborough Telegraph ENGEMN00120121203085053

Peterborough nature havens created to help wildlife

Nature havens are being created across Peterborough as part of a new project by the city council and service provider Amey.

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Court: Land owner gets £200k bill for illegal waste tip

A land owner who used a site near Peterborough to illegally burn and dump private waste has been ordered to pay over £200,000 by a judge.

Peterborough City Council's leaflet on the changes to the brown bin collection service across the city.

Council defends Peterborough’s brown bin collection charges

Peterborough City Council bosses have defended controversial charges for city residents to have brown bins collected and say over 3,000 people have already signed up to the new scheme.

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