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LETTER: New Queensgate seats are not restful

It was gratifying to read that some of the city’s key decision makers have experienced for themselves the difficulties of life in a wheelchair.

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VIDEO: Peterborough's Christmas tree returns to Cathedral Square

It's back! The controversial artificial Christmas tree returned to Cathedral Square last night, prompting the usual complaints from Peterborough Telegraph readers.

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Fourfields Community Primary School, Yaxley.

Yaxley school and Peterborough business finalists in national Happiness Awards

A Yaxley shcool and Peterborough business have both been shortlisted in the finals of Britain's only nationwide Happiness Awards.

A photo of some of the seized cigarettes from Peterborough City Council

10,000 counterfeit cigarettes seized from Peterborough city centre business

Trading standards and police have seized approximately 10,000 counterfeit cigarettes from a business in Peterborough city centre.

The group which went out in the city centre EMN-170211-132812009

‘Something needs to be done’ - promises to improve access for disabled people in Peterborough city centre

Something has to change - that was the message from key decision makers in Peterborough after discovering first hand the difficulties of reaching the city centre from the train station if you are disabled.

The group in the footbridge leading into Queensgate Shopping Centre

‘It was a massive eye opener’ - A first person account of using a wheelchair in Peterborough city centre

It’s hard not to feel a huge amount of admiration for David Weir, writes PT reporter Joel Lamy.

Long Causeway shop units set to become food outlets

Three more city centre shops set to become food outlets

Long Causeway looks set to become annother hot food destination in Peterborough city centre with three former shops ripe for conversion

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Peterborough Cathedral

Peterborough Cathedral needs your votes in #Cathedralworldcup today

Today Peterborough Cathedral is in the semi-final of a Twitter #cathedralworldcup run by @cinemashoebox - and it needs your votes!
Lorry and pedestrian RTC at Bourges Boulevard EMN-171027-143953009

LETTER: ‘Fatal collision inevitable’ at Peterborough city centre crossing

Some months ago I wrote to you pointing out that I had witnessed three collisions in six months at the Bridge Street pedestrian crossing which links two pedestrian precincts in the city centre.

Your Say 7
The Queensgate Toy Test

A chance for kids to test this year’s must-have toys

Children can become Santa’s ‘testers’ as John Lewis, Menkind, Game, Argos, Tiger and other retailers bring out their new gadgets and gizmos for 2017 at Queensgate Shopping Centre on Saturday and Sunday.

Whats on
Sundays in Cumbergate, Peterborough

After serving up half a million roast dinners, Sundays restaurant is on the move

It has been at the heart of Peterborough city centre for more than a decade, but the popular Sundays carvery restaurant is on the move.

City Centre

VIDEO: Lorry and cyclist involved in serious crash in Peterborough City Centre

A lorry and cyclist have been involved in a serious crash in Peterborough city centre today, Friday October 27.

Escape the Vaults at Peterborough Museum.  Tom Owen EMN-171024-185106009

Spooky escape room opens up in Peterborough’s ‘most haunted building’

Peterborough’s “most haunted building” will be used as escape rooms with organisers promising an “experience like no other.”

Whats on
Opening of the Metro Bank at Long Causeway.  The civic party including Mayor of Peterborough Coun. John Fox cut the tape to open the store officially EMN-170929-164037009

Peterborough launch helps Metro Bank to record customer growth as profits rise

Metro Bank has reported rising third quarter profits as it promised to take its “revolution” to the streets of Peterborough.

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FREE pumpkin craft event in Peterborough

FREE pumpkin craft event in Peterborough

Peterborough’s Metro Bank is holding a FREE Halloween craft event and is inviting city residents to take part in the fun.

Whats on
Photo from Cambridgeshire police

Peterborough Trading Standards issue warning about buying designer fragrances

Peterborough Trading Standards is warning the public against buying aftershave and perfume from unlicensed street traders who are operating illegally within the city centre.


UPDATE: Peterborough pub which caught fire expects to re-open soon

A pub in Peterborough which caught fire expects to re-open soon.


VIDEO: Pub fire in Peterborough caused by ‘discarded smoking material’

A fire at a pub in Peterborough yesterday was caused by “discarded smoking material”, according to the region’s fire service.


Broadway in Peterborough closed after fire hits pub

A pub in Peterborough caught fire this afternoon (Sunday, October 22).

The aftermath of the fire

VIDEO: Fire crews tear front off Peterborough city centre pub after fire breaks out

Fire crews pulled wooden cladding off the front of a Peterborough City Centre pub this afternoon, Sunday, to get to the source of a fire.
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