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Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after armed police raid Peterborough home

Armed police raided a property in Peterborough this morning and arrested a man on suspicion of attempted murder.

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Exterior of the former Sports Lounge at King's Street, Peterborough, to open as XOXO Grill House in April.

XOXO grill house set to beef up the city centre offering

A relaxed and comfortable grill house - specialising in steaks and gourmet burgers - is set to welcome diners in Peterborough city centre next month.

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X Factor auditions announced for Peterborough

X Factor auditions announced for Peterborough

X Factor auditions are coming to Peterborough.

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Homeless woman living in Bridge Street Valerie Collins

Rough sleeper Valerie returns to Peterborough City Centre streets after two months ‘missing’

After two months ‘missing’ a familiar face has returned safe and well to Peterborough City Centre.

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Love me tender: the new �1 coin will be introduced into circulation on Tuesday (Photo: Royal Mint)

Is Peterborough ready for new £1 launched today? Parking and train ticket payment machines still not upgraded

The new 12-sided £1 coin is being rolled out across England today in a bid to curb the rise of counterfeits, but is Peterborough prepared for the new coin?

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Peterborough Corn Exchange  by St John's Church

NOSTALGIA: A reminder that less can be more - Peterborough Corn Exchange

Of all the changes to Peterborough city centre in the past few years, few have been as welcome as the removal of the Corn Exchange building.

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REVIEW: Another possible award winner from Peterborough Operatic and Dramatic Society

REVIEW: Another possible award winner from Peterborough Operatic and Dramatic Society

A couple of things stand out from Peterborough Operatic and Dramatic Society’s production of 9 To 5, which runs at The Cresset until Saturday - and I don’t just mean Doralee’s Double Ds.

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Turtle Bay to create 50 jobs with city centre restaurant opening in May

Turtle Bay, the restaurant and bar with a Caribbean twist, will open in Peterborough city centre in May, creating 50 jobs.

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Music Festival 2017 at the Key Theatre. John Clare School, Helpston school choir EMN-170317-161235009

A week of music making as Peterborough Music Festival moves to Key Theatre

On Saturday the curtain fell on the Peterborough Music Festival, after a week of music making by talented local young performers.

Music
The scene of the collision on Bourges Boulevard on Saturday

Young boy hurt in collision on Bridge Street crossing in Peterborough

A boy was injured after being involved in a collision with a car on the Bridge Street crossing with Bourges Boulevard in Peterborough city centre.

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An artist's Impression of Queensgate

Multi-million pound revamp of Peterborough’s Queensgate to start today

Work on what is likely to be the most significant development in Peterborough city centre for 30 years is about to get under way.

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Saxon Foundations underneath Peterborough Cathedral. Photo supplied

Discoveries: Find out more about secret tunnel at Peterborough Cathedral

One of the most common questions I’m asked about Peterborough’s history is whether there are any tunnels under the city.

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Roadworks at Bishops Road, outside the Lido

UPDATE: Why motorists can expect more city centre delays in Peterborough tomorrow

A new traffic management system is being used to allow roadworks in Peterborough city centre to progress the council has revealed today, but it’s causing long delays for motorists.

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Police and ambulance crews attending incident southbound at Queensgate roundabout

Car crash causing further delays on Bourges Boulevard as roadworks ‘gridlock’ Peterborough

A two car collision in Peterborough City Centre this afternoon is not helping with heavy traffic caused by Bishop’s Road roadworks.

Transport
Roadworks at Bishops Road, outside the Lido

Motorists face “gridlock” in Peterborough until autumn as Bishop’s Road £1.3 million scheme begins

Motorists in Peterborough City Centre are facing “gridlock” as a new £1.3 million road scheme to ease congestion in Bishop’s Road gets into full swing.

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The scene in the car park behind Town Hall

UPDATED: Police and ambulance attend incident in Peterborough city centre

Police and several ambulance crews attended two separate medical emergencies in the same area of Peterbrough City Centre on Friday, March 3.

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Last year's winning view from Peterborough Cathedral

Does Peterborough still have the best view in the East of England?

The search is on to see which public attraction can follow in Peterborough Cathedral’s footsteps by being voted the East of England’s Best Window with a View of 2017.

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Big news for Nandos fans

Diners at Nando’s Peterborough to be among first to taste chain’s hottest sauce ever

Chicken chain Nando’s are to test the tastebuds of their Peterborough clientele, with their hottest sauce yet.

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Peterborough man jailed for over 13 years for “very nasty” knife attack in city

A man has been sentenced to 13 years and eight months in prison after assaulting his victim with a knife in Peterborough.

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Police at the scene of the incident at Rivergate Arcade

UPDATE: Four men re-released on bail after knife attack in Peterborough city centre

Four men arrested after a knife attack and violent disorder in Peterborough City Centre in January have been re-bailed by police.

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