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Right royal facelift as Peterborough city centre pub opens this weekend

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

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Do you recognise these men?

CCTV of men released after two separate sexual assaults on women on Peterborough trains

Two women were sexually assaulted in two separate incidents on the same day on trains to and from Peterborough.

Crime
UPDATE: Bourges Boulevard re-opened after carbon dioxide leak at McDonalds

UPDATE: Bourges Boulevard re-opened after carbon dioxide leak at McDonalds

Bourges Boulevard has been re-opened following a carbon dioxide leak at Mcdonalds.

News
VIDEO UPDATE: Wanted teenager detained after climbing onto Peterborough City centre rooftops to avoid police

VIDEO UPDATE: Wanted teenager detained after climbing onto Peterborough City centre rooftops to avoid police

Police have detained a wanted teenager after he fled from officers and climbed onto a Peterborough city centre rooftop this afternoon.

Crime
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Are you ready for the Great British Raft Off?

Check out our round-up of things to do this week (August 4) including the annual raft races in The Deepings.

Whats on
Mai Thai Restaurant, Lincoln Road

A fusion of North Africa and the Middle East to replace Thai restaurant

A stylish new restaurant with food influenced by Turkey, the Middle East and Morocco will soon be adding to the eclectic eating out scene in Peterborough.

Lifestyle
The Harvest Festival meal in Cathedral Square

Two years on from the Harvest Festival - what’s the legacy?

This weekend will see the world of athletics return to London, and the Olympic Stadium, once more for the World Championships as we get another chance to see the best athletes around compete for medals, world records and the right to call themselves the best.

City Centre
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LETTER: Action needed to clean Peterborough’s streets

We hear much of keeping the city centre free of litter but can something please be done about the litter along Lincoln Road between the town centre and St Mark’s church on both sides of the road?

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Asia

Five ways to get a great lunch for £5

If you are sick of your sandwich or want to get rid of your roll at lunchtime, there are plenty of exciting alternatives for less than a fiver... which is about what you would spend on a boring old supermarket meal deal.

Lifestyle
Do you recognise this man?

CCTV appeal after autistic teen assaulted in Peterborough store

Police are appealing for help to trace a man after an autistic teenager was assaulted in a Peterborough store.

Crime
The Beehive and Posh Fish and Chips

Buzzing! Pub, restaurant and takeaway should be a hive of activity

The latest offering on the growing and varied food and drink scene in Peterborough city centre opens its doors to customers for the first time today (wednesday).

Lifestyle
The notice in the window of the Handmade Burger Co, in Westgate, Peterborough

Troubled Peterborough restaurant closes due to ‘unforeseen circumstances’

A Peterborough restaurant, which is part of the troubled Handmade Burger Company, has closed temporarily.

News
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Plans for £1.5 million redevelopment of Peterborough city centre street

A city centre street will be next in line for a £1.5 million makeover.

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Fit 4 Less in Cowgate remains closed

Gym reopens in Peterborough after dispute over fees and noise

A gym in Peterborough has reopened after a four day closure during a dispute between the operator and the building’s landlords.

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Generous Peterborough shoppers help donate £200 to city’s Samaritans

Generous Peterborough shoppers help donate £200 to city’s Samaritans

Generous shoppers at Asda in Peterborough city centre have helped donated £200 to the Samaritans.

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The scene of the crash on Bourges Boulevard. Photo: Chris Harris

Man who drove wrong way up Bourges Boulevard in Peterborough charged with drink and dangerous driving

A man who was caught and restrained by members of the public after driving the wrong way along Bourges Boulevard in Peterborough has been charged.

Crime
XOXO in King Street

City centre grill house is well worth steak-ing out

I have held off visiting XOXO since it opened a couple of months ago, simply because I don’t often order steak in restaurants.

Lifestyle
The scene of the crash on Bourges Boulevard. Photo: Chris Harris

Public catch and restrain suspected drink driver who drove wrong way up Bourges Boulevard in Peterborough

Members of the public caught and restrained a suspected drink driver they spotted travelling the wrong way up Bourges Boulevard this morning.

Transport
Councillors mark the end of the Lower Bridge Street works

REACTION: Peterborough residents not sold on £2.1 million improvements to city centre street

The £2.1million project to improve the look and feel of Lower Bridge Street has been officially finished and unveiled by Peterborough City Council.

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Coun John Holdich, Peter Hiller and Steve Allen with  Simon Machen (city council), David Edevane (Skanska) and at the back Chris Bower (Durman Stearn - wearing glasses) looking at the completed work at Lower Bridge Street EMN-170717-163223009

£2 million Lower Bridge Street works finish

The £2.1million project to improve the look and feel of Lower Bridge Street has finished.

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