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Air ambulance lands in Peterborough after stabbing in city centre

A man has been taken to Peterborough City Hospital following a stabbing in the Eastfield Road area today.

How the proposed Asda filling station will look

Smaller car park but new petrol station planned for Peterborough Asda

Peterborough may soon have a new city centre petrol station as Asda has applied to build one at its superstore off Bourges Boulevard.

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An Orbis worker cleans off Racist Graffiti sprayed on Currys PC World building,
Boulevard Retail Park., Peterborough
Picture by Terry Harris. THA

Work begins to remove racist graffiti from Peterborough retail park

Work has begun to remove racist graffiti sprayed on the side of a shop at a Peterborough retial park.

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Racist graffiti scrawled across Peterborough retail park

Peterborough police are investigating a spate of racist graffiti after abuse was scrawled across the wall of a shop in the city.

The accident scene. Pic: @Your_fav_seb

Two injured in Peterborough city centre crash

Two people have been injured in a collision in Peterborough city centre.

Police news

Man identified after CCTV appeal in relation to alleged assault on teenage girl at Peterborough bus station

A man has come forward after a police CCTV appeal which followed an alleged assault on a teenage girl as Peterborough bus station.

Police in Wentworth Street, Peterborough, at the time of the attack.

Four men rebailed after stabbing in Peterborough city centre

Four men arrested over a stabbing in Peterborough city centre have been rebailed by police.

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Police respond to reports of disorder in Peterborough’s Central Park

A number of police units and the force helicopter were called to Central Park in Peterborough after reports of disorder on Saturday afternoon.

Megan Gilbride is heading to Peterborough

Queensgate reveals sneak preview of celeb blogger Megan Gilbride photoshoot ahead of visit

Queensgate Shopping Centre has given fashion-fans a sneak preview of its exclusive photoshoot with celebrity blogger, Megan Gilbride – who is coming to Peterborough.

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Air Ambulance, Ambulance and Police attend an incident at the fair., Fair, Peterborough 31/03/2017.  Picture by Terry Harris. THA

BREAKING: Police and the air ambulance called to incident at Peterborough Fair

Police, ambulance crews and the air ambulance have attended an incident at the Peterborough Fair in the city centre this evening, Friday March 31.

The incident in Laxton Square, outside the market on Thursday

UPDATE: Ambulance service apologises for leaving Peterborough pensioner lying injured on pavement for three hours

The East of England Ambulance Service Trust has this afternoon apologised for the “distress” caused to an elderly man who was left lying on a Peterborough street pavement for three hours following a fall yesterday.

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Long traffic delays in Peterborough city centre after construction vehicle overturns

A tipper truck involved in construction work at the Rivergate roundabout in Peterborough city centre has overturned this afternoon, spilling its load and blocking part of the road.

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The scene of the break-in at Fraser Hart in Queensgate. Pic: Jamie Holmes

Romanian gang member jailed after diamond ring raid at Peterborough jewellery shop

A gang member has been jailed for eight years for his part in a series of 11 jewellery store raids across England, including one in Peterborough, where more than £3.1m was stolen.

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Police in Bringhurst this morning.

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.

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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