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Peterborough man caught driving drunk and in possession of a knife

A Peterborough man is in police custody this evening after being caught driving while drunk, with no insurance and in possession of a knife.

Crime
The scene at Great Northern Hotel in Peterborough at 1pm today

BREAKING: Missing woman’s body found in Peterborough hotel

Police searching for missing Susan Gillard have found the body of a woman in a Peterborough Hotel.

Crime
VIP opening night at Turtle Bay in Peterborough

A taste of what is to come as Peterborough’s Turtle Bay enjoys VIP opening night

Peterborough’s new Turtle Bay restaurant and bar jerked up its chicken, curried its goat and mixed its first rum cocktails as invited guests got to sample what is to come.

Lifestyle
Elisha in hospital

Man pleads guilty to mounting Bourges Boulevard pavement and running down young Peterborough family while high on drugs

A Peterborough man has this man pleaded guilty to mounting the pavement with his car and hitting a young family, causing them serious injury, while high on drugs.

Crime
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.

Transport
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.

Crime
Police news

Teenager assaulted and robbed from behind by three men in Peterborough city centre

A teenager was assaulted from behind and robbed by three men as he walked in Peterborough city centre last night.

Crime
Wreaths are a permanent fixture at the memorial

LETTER: Marking anniversary of bloody Falklands battle fought by Peterborough troops

I would be very grateful if your newspaper could do something to acknowledge the bravery of those who fought and died in the battle for the Falklands.

Your Say
Looking back with Nigel

NOSTALGIA: Time please to celebrate Peterborough’s old pubs

The local pub always used to be at the centre of the community. Those days are long gone – unless you live in Albert Square or Weatherfield! – but pubs remain an integral part of our neighbourhoods.

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The Book of Condolence in Peterborough City Hall today

Book of Condolence for Grenfell Tower fire victims opens in Peterborough

A Book of Condolence has been opened at the Town Hall in Bridge Street following the Grenfell Tower fire in north Kensington yesterday (Wednesday, June 15).

News
Turtle Bay restaurant  and bar.

First look inside Peterborough’s Turtle Bay restaurant and bar

The boards are down and Peterborough’s new Caribbean restaurant and bar - Turtle Bay - has been revealed.... well almost.

Lifestyle
Elton John concert at the ABAX Stadium. EMN-171106-212929009

PICTURE SPECIAL: Elton John thrills huge crowd at Peterborough’s ABAX Stadium

A crowd of over 13,000 people welcomed music icon Elton John to the Peterborough stage for the fist time last night.

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UPDATE: Man arrested after ‘bomb hoax’ at Peterborough passport office released without charge

UPDATE: Man arrested after ‘bomb hoax’ at Peterborough passport office released without charge

A man who was arrested after a bomb hoax which led to Peterborough Passport office being evacuated yesterday, has been released without charge.

Crime
Bourges Boulevard

Night-time closures this week on Bourges Boulevard as Queensgate footbridge works continue

Bourges Boulevard will be closed to traffic overnight, Tuesday to Friday this week.

Transport
UPDATE: John Lewis in Queensgate reopens after police incident

UPDATE: John Lewis in Queensgate reopens after police incident

The Peterborough branch of John Lewis has now reopened today Queensgate Shopping Centre has confirmed after a police incident this morning.

Business
VIDEO UPDATE: Man arrested for making bomb hoax as Peterborough passport office is evacuated

VIDEO UPDATE: Man arrested for making bomb hoax as Peterborough passport office is evacuated

A man has been arrested after a bomb hoax which led to Peterborough Passport office being evacuated today, Monday June 5.

Crime
Police evacuating Peterborough passport office this afternoon. Photo: @EMBE2GO

BREAKING: Police evacuate Peterborough Passport Office

Police have this afternoon, Monday June 5, evacuated Peterborough passport office.

Crime
UPDATE: Shoppers allowed back into Queensgate after “suspicious package” is declared safe

UPDATE: Shoppers allowed back into Queensgate after “suspicious package” is declared safe

Staff and shoppers at Peterborough’s Queensgate Centre have been allowed back in after police evacuated the area after reports of a suspicious package.

Crime
Brad Barnes dines at Samba Brazil in Broadway Peterborough city centre

The food is Brazil-iant, the same can’t be said for the outside

First impressions count for a lot, which is where my only criticism of Samba Brazil begins and ends.

Lifestyle
Police and ambulance in Cathedral Square this morning. Photo: @poshpointy

Woman hospitalised after six hour incident in Cathedral Square

A woman in her 50s has been hospitalised after an incident in Cathedral Square in Peterborough this morning.

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