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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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Abdul Choudhuri at the Faisan Madina mosque at Peterborough EMN-150120-174922009

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.

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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.

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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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EMERGENCY services at the scene of a serious collision on the A605 at Elton, near Peterborough. Two fatalities have been confirmed and two people have suffered serious injuries., A605, Peterborough 07/05/2017.  Picture by Terry Harris. THA

Police name two young men killed in A605 crash near Peterborough

Police have this afternoon named the two young men killed in the crash on the A605 near Peterborough earlier this month.

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Sam Divine

Superstar DJ Sam Divine back at The Solstice

The SolGarden Terrace Sessions brings back the one and only Sam Divine to the Solstice next month

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Bourges Boulevard

Bourges Boulevard closure in Peterborough tonight due to refurbishment

Part of Bourges Boulevard in Peterborough will be closed tonight as work on the refurbishment of the Queengate footbridge gathers momentum.

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All Or Nothing.
Photo: Phil Weedon

The rise and fall of The Small Faces

All Or Nothing - The Mod Musical is the electrifying, yet bittersweet, tale of Kenney Jones, Ian McLagan, Ronnie Lane and Steve Marriott; four charismatic young kids from East London with humour, attitude, passion and above all talent.

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Police accident

Pedestrian rushed to hospital after two car crash in Peterborough

A pedestrian was rushed to Peterborough City Hospital this morning after she was involved in a two car collision.

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competitors in a rowing regetta on the Embankment in 1948

NOSTALGIA: The importance of the River Nene to Peterborough through history

The River Nene has a special place in Peterborough history. It’s source is at Arbury Hill in Northamptonshire and its mouth is The Wash in Lincolnshire.

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The Range, Peterborough

Thieves steal charity tins and stock from Peterborough shop

Thieves gained entry to a shop on a Peterborough Retail park in the early hours of this morning before escaping on two bikes.

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Police news

Peterborough police hunting for driver after hit and run crash

Police are looking for witnesses to a hit and run crash in Peterborough in which a man was injured.

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The scene in Cromwell Road last night. Photo: Community First

Police and fire called after disturbance involving 15 people spills out into Peterborough street

Police and fire crews were called to an incident in a residential street in Peterborough last night, Sunday May 21.

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Peterborough Lido set to reopen as summer arrives in city

Peterborough Lido set to reopen as summer arrives in city

Peterborough Lido outdoor swimming pool is poised to be officially reopened for the summer this weekend.

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Police accident

Woman suffers serious injuries after car leaves A47 in Peterborough

A woman suffered serious injuries after she lost control of her car which left the A47 in Peterborough.

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Peterborough set to enjoy highest temperatures since last September

Peterborough set to enjoy highest temperatures since last September

Britons should be able to bask in the hottest temperatures since September when a wave of warm air moves across the country in the coming days, forecasters have predicted.

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