More queues for Peterborough drivers as temporary traffic lights placed in Bishop’s Road

Drivers in Peterborough have been hit by more queues after temporary traffic lights were placed in Bishop’s Road.

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Flying Scotsman at Peterborough Station EMN-160225-165747009

UPDATE: Times for Flying Scotsman passing through Peterborough and Spalding tomorrow (Saturday) have changed

The rail tour operators behind a train pulled by the legendary Flying Scotsman have announced an amended timetable for those interested in seeing it as it passes through the Spalding and Peterborough area.

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Bus firm to shut Saxby depot as it faces fall in Melton customers

Centrebus has announced it is to close its depot in Saxby near Melton as the company battles rising costs, congestion and falling customer numbers.

Shailesh Vara MP speaks in Parliament today. Pic: BBC Parliament

Shailesh Vara raises motorists' ‘misery’ caused by roadworks in Parliament

North West Cambridgeshire MP Shailesh Vara has asked for action to be taken to prevent more ‘misery’ for motorists after speaking out about the Peterborough roadworks at the Houses of Parliament.

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The scene of the collision. Photo: @roadpoliceBCH

UPDATE: Serious crash closes road into Stamford

A three vehicle crash closed a main road into Stamford this morning.

The scene of the crash on the A1M this afternoon. Photo: @roadpoliceBCH

Overturned caravan on A1M causing delays between Norman Cross and Peterborough

An overturned Land Rover Discovery pulling a caravan is causing long delays on the A1M northbound between Norman Cross and Peterborough this afternoon.

Gridlock near Serpentine Green on Monday morning

Another day...and still no answers from Highways England as pressure mounts over Peterborough A1M roadworks

After another day of difficulties and delays on Peterborough’s roads caused by the closure of the A1M southbound slip road at junction 17, Highways England have still failed to answer basic questions about the “fiasco.”

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Flying Scotsman at Peterborough Station EMN-160225-165747009

Chance to see Flying Scotsman return to Spalding and Peterborough this weekend

The world famous Flying Scotsman returns to Peterborough this weekend.

Gridlock near Serpentine Green on Monday morning

UPDATE: Highways England apologise to Peterborough residents for traffic disruption and “are working hard to sort out a solution”

Highways England has issued an apology to Peterborough residents for the monumental delays and traffic gridlock experienced city-wide yesterday.

Crash causing long delays for motorists on A47 in Peterborough

Crash causing long delays for motorists on A47 in Peterborough

A car crash caused long delays on the A47 in Peterborough this morning.

The scene of the crash on Bourges Boulevard

Man in court on drug driving charges after car mounts Peterborough pavement and hits young family

A Peterborough man will appear in court tomorrow charged with seriously injuring a 10-year-old girl by dangerous driving while under the influence of cocanine and cannabis.

Previous roadworks with a 50mph limit on the A1M at Sawtry

IN FULL: Highways England’s A1M slip road closure notice and diversion routes

With anger over roadworks causing gridlock in Peterborough, mixed messages from Highways England over when and where roads will be closed and confusion on the best routes to take, here is the latest works and diversion summary in full:

Police are at the scene of the melting road this evening

Heatwave melts Cambridgeshire Fenland roads

Today’s been such a scorcher the sun has actually begun to melt a Cambridgeshire Fenland Road.

Gridlock near Serpentine Green on Monday morning

GRIDLOCK UPDATE: Highways England confirm Peterborough 24\7 slip road closure and diversion will last for two weeks

Highways England has this afternoon confirmed that the slip road onto the A1M southbound from Fletton Parkway will remain closed 24 hours a day for two weeks.

Gridlock near Serpentine Green on Monday morning

LETTER: Yaxley temporary traffic lights to blame for Peterborough gridlock - did Highways planning officer have an off-day?

I’m a former Peterborough resident who once lived in Alexandra Road, having commenced full-time education at Dogsthorpe Infants.

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Severe traffic delays between Morley Way and beyond Yaxley. 
Credit: Aerial Photography by Daral Brennan/UAV Film Company

UPDATE: Peterborough City Council suspended roadworks on A15 Hampton - county council contacted about Yaxley temporary lights after gridlock

Peterborough City Council has suspended its roadworks on the A15 and contacted Cambridgeshire County Council about the phasing of temporary traffic lights in Yaxley after motorists in the city faced gridlock over the weekend and this morning.

The Air Accident Investigation Branch headquarters

Pilot dies after light aircraft crash near Peterborough

The pilot of a light aircraft has died after a crash near Peterborough.

Gridlock near Serpentine Green on Monday morning

Roadworks bring Peterborough’s road network to a standstill

Roadworks on the A1 combined with ongoing works and speed restrictions on the A15 at Hampton is causing a major headache for motorists in Peterborough.


Roadworks affecting all Peterborough bus services

Bus operator Stagecoach has said ALL services in and out of Peterborough are delayed today due to the extreme traffic congestion caused by roadworks.

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Roadworks affecting businesses at Serpentine Green in Peterborough

The roadworks on the A1M at Peterboorugh and the subsequent traffic delays are affecting some businesses at Serpentine Green today.

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