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Minute’s silence in Cathedral Square as country falls silent for Manchester victims

Peterborough will join the rest of the country in falling silent at 11am today (Thursday, May 25) in memory of the victims of the Manchester terror attack.

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UPDATE: Man killed in crash on B660 near Peterborough

A man has died following a crash on the B660 near Peterborough last night.

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Very serious crash closes B660 near Peterborough - road to remain closed for hours

A very serious car crash has closed the B660 near Peterborough this evening, Wednesday May 24, and police say it is likely to remain so for several hours.

The scene of the car fire on the A47

UPDATE: A47 blocked in Peterborough due to serious car fire

The A47 Soke Parkway in Peterborough was closed this evening due to a serious car fire.

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Fish and chips is about to get Posh

Peterborough is to get a fish and chip restaurant this summer - along with a “proper” city centre pub and a chippy - all under one roof.

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DCC Baldwin and ACFO Hylton were ready for kick off in the veterans side, but the tournament has now been postponed

Charity football tournament between police, fire and ambulance in Peterborough cancelled due to ‘critical’ terror threat

A charity football tournament between the emergency services due to be held in Peterborough on Friday (May 26) has been postponed following the terror attack in Manchester and the consequent rise to “critical” threat level.

New 24\7 car club launched at Peterborough railway station

New 24\7 car club launched at Peterborough railway station

A new car club accessible 24\7 for those needing transport has been set up at Peterborough railway station.

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RAF Wittering

RAF Wittering ‘freedom parade’ through Stamford cancelled following Manchester terror attack

A freedom parade by RAF Wittering personnel through the streets of Stamford, due to take place tomorrow, has been cancelled on the advice of police following the Manchester terror attack.

Cllr John Holdich

Peterborough’s education chief defends his record after “reluctantly” stepping down from role

The man responsible for education in Peterborough has stepped down from the role.

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Swim at Peterborough Lido for FREE this weekend

Swim at Peterborough Lido for FREE this weekend

To mark the reopening of Peterborough Lido this weekend the venue will be letting people in for FREE!

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Tracy Dowling

New Chief Executive appointed for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough community care and mental health NHS Trust

Tracy Dowling has been appointed as the new Chief Executive of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust (CPFT).

David Sanders and partner Jacie Drabble at the Town Hall

Former Mayor of Peterborough to ‘kick-back and enjoy life’ after shock resignation from city council

After a successful year as the city’s first citizen David Sanders was the toast of the Town Hall on Monday evening as he handed over his gown and chains to his successor as Mayor of Peterborough.

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Thorpe Wood Police Station in Peterborough

Peterborough residents warned about home security after spate of 10 burglaries

Peterborough residents are urged to ensure their homes are secure after a spate of 10 burglaries in a week.

The bomb threat at Voyager and Discovery

School in Peterborough denies it has evacuated over bomb threat after old story spreads on social media

A school in Peterborough has been forced to deny it has evacuated over a bomb threat after an old story began spreading on social media.

The incident on Oxney Road yesterday

DASHCAM FOOTAGE: “Utter moron” narrowly avoids head on crash during dangerous overtake in Peterborough

The “quick thinking” actions of a driver meant these drivers narrowly avoided a head on crash in a Peterborough residential street yesterday.

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Elton John. Photo by Kenny Williamson

Police to review security plan for Elton John concert in Peterborough after Manchester Arena terror attack

Cambridgeshire Police will review security plans for the Elton John concert taking place at The ABAX Stadium next month following last night’s terror attack at Manchester Arena.

The minute's silence in Cathedral Square

LIVE VIDEO: Peterborough residents hold a minute’s silence in solidarity after Manchester terror attack

A minute’s silence has been held in Peterborough’s Cathedral Square today in the wake of the Manchester terror attack which has so far claimed 22 lives and left 59 people injured.

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Religious leaders in Peteborough lead prayers for victims of Manchester terror attack

Prayers are being said for the victims of the Manchester terror attack at religious buildings across Peterborough today.

The flag at half mast at the Town Hall

Minute’s silence in Peterborough’s Cathedral Square after Manchester suicide attack

A minute’s silence is to be held in Cathedral Square today in the wake of the Manchester suicide attack which has so far claimed 22 lives and left 59 people injured.

David Sanders giving his farewell speech.

Shock as outgoing Mayor of Peterborough retires from politics and Tories lose council majority

The outgoing Mayor of Peterborough sensationally quit politics last night, stunning councillors and costing the Conservatives their majority at the Town Hall.

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