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Campaign: Volunteers at Peterborough’s Green Backyard want help to buy the land

Campaigners have launched an ambitious appeal to save Peterborough’s Green Backyard “one square foot at a time” in a bid to keep the site from developers.

Brown bins in Werrington, Peterborough. Photo: Paul Franks/Peterborough Telegraph

Brown bin collections to change in Peterborough during the winter

Residents signed up to Peterborough City Council’s brown bin garden waste service are being reminded of changes to collections.

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Ferry Meadows country park in Peterborough, pictured in 2011. Photo: Paul Franks/Peterborough Telegraph

Join Buglife in sowing the seed at Ferry Meadows

Help transform a prominent area of Ferry Meadows into a colourful and thriving wildflower meadow for bees and butterflies with Peterborough-based charity Buglife.

The 'For Sale' sign can be clearly seen at The Green Backyard in Peterborough. Photo: David Lowndes

Trustees claim marketing move confusing as Green Backyard goes up for sale

Trustees of a popular green project in Peterborough have criticised city council chiefs after a ‘for sale’ went up at the Oundle Road site.

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Community news and events from the Peterborough Telegraph - peterboroughtoday.co.uk/news, @peterboroughtel on Twitter, Facebook.com/peterboroughtoday

Environment grants across Cambridgeshire

Grants worth between £3,000 to £500 are on offer from the Glassmoor Local Environment Fund to help community groups from Whittlesey, Pondersbridge, Ramsey Mereside, Eastrea and Coates improve their environment.

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