Security threat of unattended items in centre

Unattended items are to be removed from the city centre “in the interest of safety and security.”

Youngsters are top citizens

Youngsters are top citizens

A group of young people from Peterborough have donated over 800kg of produce to Peterborough Foodbank.

MP for Peterborough Fiona Onasanya

Who’s got the devolution blues?

This newspaper has reported the expensive payroll that the new mayor for Peterborough and Cambridgeshire has accrued since taking office.

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Spamalot l by Key Youth Theatre. EMN-170816-222806009

Such a (Spam) a lot to love from the Key Youth Theatre

There has been a standout performer, for me, in recent Key Youth Theatre summer prodctions, but not this year... there must have been about 10 of them.

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Planning news and events from the Peterborough Telegraph -, @peterboroughtel on Twitter

Agreement reached on 1,000 properties in Peterborough

The Paston Reserve development in Newborough Road, which will see 1,050 homes built, has been approved after developers finally reached an agreement.

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Rhubarb Bridge

Rhubarb Bridge may be replaced by new bridge after Peterborough City Council re-think

Rhubarb Bridge could now be replaced by a new bridge after a public outcry forced a re-think from Peterborough City Council.

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Wreckage at the scene

Long delays on A1 at Peterborough after crash at A47 junction

Police are dealing with a collision on the northbound carriageway of the A1 at Wansford.

Travellers parked near retirement homes in Orton Goldhay EMN-170818-142957009

Travellers pitch up near Peterborough retirement homes

Travellers have pitched up near retirement homes in Peterborough.

Dead Rabbits

Festival goes back to its Rootz

The Randall Rootz Festival is back this weekend after a hiatus of a few years.

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Turtle Bay restaurant at Exchange Street. EMN-170614-153333009

RESTAURANT REVIEW: New Caribbean restaurant ticks many boxes but summer children’s menu swings it

Having been to a very enjoyable preview night at Turtle Bay before it opened in June, I could name half a dozen reasons to return.

Eating Out
The A605 remains closed this morning

UPDATE: Peterborough man killed after crash on A605

A man from the Peterborough area has been killed in a crash on the A605.

The Queen's Head pub opens at St John's Square. Staff -  Marcus Brome, Toni Mould, Lexx Lucas (assistant manager) , Freya Talbot, Marcus Young (general manager), Ethan Thorpe and Sam Adams (openings manager) EMN-170817-165507009

FIRST LOOK: Inside Peterborough’s brand new city centre pub

There promises to be a right royal occasion in store this weekend for Peterborough’s drinkers and diners.

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Park Ward local election count at the Town Hall EMN-170818-005314009

New Peterborough Labour councillor pledges to produce alternative budget to ruling Conservatives

Peterborough’s newest Labour councillor has pledged that the party will produce an alternative budget to the ruling Conservatives.

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Some of the knives recovered during the amnesty

Over 80 knives including seven machetes taken off our streets in a single week

More than eighty knives, including seven machetes, have been taken off the county’s streets following an amnesty.


UPDATE: No arson at Peterborough chip shop which remains open says owner

The owner of a Peterborough chip shop says reports from the county’s fire service that there was an arson there yesterday are false.

Two men in court after head-on crash involving stolen car

Two men in court after head-on crash involving stolen car

Two men will appear in court this morning, Friday August 18, following a head-on crash involving a stolen car allegedly being used as a getaway vehicle.

Lorry crash closes A605 at Peterborough

Lorry crash closes A605 at Peterborough

A serious crash involving a lorry has shut the A605 between Peterborough and Elton this morning, Friday August 18.

Park Ward local election count at the Town Hall. Elected councillor Shaz Nawaz with his supporters

BREAKING VIDEO: Labour by-election win puts pay to Conservatives regaining control of Peterborough City Council

A Labour by-election victory has put pay to any chances of the Conservatives regaining their control of Peterborough City Council.

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UPDATE: Long delays on Frank Perkins Parkway after car hits central reservation

UPDATE: Long delays on Frank Perkins Parkway after car hits central reservation

There are long delays on Frank Perkins Parkway in Peterborough this afternoon, Thursday August 17, after reports of two separate collision.

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