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James McCulloch, chief executive of the Nene Park Trust - who is off the New Zealand. EMN-141022-145024009

Peterborough’s Nene Park boss set for move overseas

The boss of the trust that runs Peterborough’s stunning Nene Park is to step down after nearly seven years at the helm.

The Green Backyard on Oundle Road, Peterborough. Photo: Paul Franks

Big Draw event will link three Peterborough eco-sites

Three of Peterborough’s wildlife habitats are to be linked by a continuous work of art as part of the nationwide Big Draw event.

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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