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New trees planted at Ravensthorpe near Swanspool. EMN-141022-174133009

1,914 trees to be planted in commemoration of First World War

The vital contribution made by Peterborough residents during the First World War will be recognised by the creation of a specially created centenary woodland.

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Heather and Ian Beckerton from Deeping and Bex Upholstery with Matt Triall and Jason Jones from Britishbits and consultant Bryan Helyar making telephone box sofas. EMN-140610-162543009

Creative Braceborough firm has the X Factor

A company near Stamford that turns iconic red telephone boxes into furniture has been given the seal of approval from TV producer and talent guru Simon Cowell.

Pipe replacement works in Peterborough. Photo supplied

Work to replace old water pipes for hundreds of Peterborough homes extended

Crucial work to upgrade water pipes in Peterborough is being extended to include hundreds more homes in the city costing £300,000.

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Volunteers at Ham Mere in Ferry Meadows.

Team effort from hardworking volunteers at Ferry Meadows

Conservation volunteers have been working up a sweat preparing Ham Mere in Ferry Meadows for the onset of winter.

The heritage digs under way  on land near Peterboroguh earmarked for a renewable energy park. Photo supplied

Anger after plug pulled on £200 million energy parks plan on Peterborough farmland

From the PT in print, 9 October 2014: Fury has greeted Peterborough City Council’s move to abandon its controversial plans to create a huge renewable energy park across hundreds of acres of farmland.

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    Friday 24 Oct

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    Saturday 25 Oct

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    Sunday 26 Oct

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    Monday 27 Oct

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    Tuesday 28 Oct

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    Speed 14 mph