Another day...and still no answers from Highways England as pressure mounts over Peterborough A1M roadworks

After another day of difficulties and delays on Peterborough’s roads caused by the closure of the A1M southbound slip road at junction 17, Highways England have still failed to answer basic questions about the “fiasco.”

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Fletton Parkway this morning

MP slams Highways England over Peterborough roadworks chaos

Shailesh Vara has slammed Highways England over the roadworks fiasco in Peterborough.

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Gridlock near Serpentine Green

UPDATE: Highways England apologise to Peterborough residents for traffic disruption and “are working hard to sort out a solution”

Highways England has issued an apology to Peterborough residents for the monumental delays and traffic gridlock experienced city-wide yesterday.

Gridlock near Serpentine Green

GRIDLOCK UPDATE: Highways England confirm Peterborough 24\7 slip road closure and diversion will last for two weeks

Highways England has this afternoon confirmed that the slip road onto the A1M southbound from Fletton Parkway will remain closed 24 hours a day for two weeks.

Gridlock near Serpentine Green

LETTER: Yaxley temporary traffic lights to blame for Peterborough gridlock - did Highways planning officer have an off-day?

I’m a former Peterborough resident who once lived in Alexandra Road, having commenced full-time education at Dogsthorpe Infants.

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Severe traffic delays between Morley Way and beyond Yaxley. 
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UPDATE: Peterborough City Council suspended roadworks on A15 Hampton - county council contacted about Yaxley temporary lights after gridlock

Peterborough City Council has suspended its roadworks on the A15 and contacted Cambridgeshire County Council about the phasing of temporary traffic lights in Yaxley after motorists in the city faced gridlock over the weekend and this morning.

Gridlock near Serpentine Green

Roadworks bring Peterborough’s road network to a standstill

Roadworks on the A1 combined with ongoing works and speed restrictions on the A15 at Hampton is causing a major headache for motorists in Peterborough.

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Roadworks affecting businesses at Serpentine Green in Peterborough

The roadworks on the A1M at Peterboorugh and the subsequent traffic delays are affecting some businesses at Serpentine Green today.

Fire at Hampton Nature Reserve

Fire crews tackle fire at Hampton Nature Reserve

Fire crews tackled a fire at Hampton Nature Reserve last night, Monday June 12.

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Brother of Hampton assault victim appeals for witnesses to come forward and labels attack ‘a hate crime’

The brother of a man who might need plates inserted into his face after a serious assault has appealed for witnesses to come forward.

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Peterborough police investigating after serious assault on Muslim man in Hampton

Peterborough police are investigating a serious attack that took place in the car park of Tesco at Serpentine Green, Hampton yesterday.

Find out more about The Samaritans at Serpentine Green

Find out more about Peterborough Samaritans during Volunteers Week

To celebrate Volunteers Week, Peterborough and District Samaritans will be at Serpentine Green Shopping Centre tomorrow and Friday in order to raise awareness around the important work the organisation does within the local community.

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Home security event to offer crime prevention advice in Hampton

Top tips on preventing crime will be on offer as police host a home security event for Peterborough residents next week.

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LETTER: Police cannot be bothered with petty crime

I was extremely disappointed to hear that my son had his bicycle stolen when it had been locked and was outside his place of work in Hampton.

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The youngsters at Hampton Hargate

School garden can blossom after donation from builder

Green-fingered pupils at a school in Hampton have received a generous donation from a housebuilder in support of National Gardening Week.

Michael and Charlotte with new arrival Elliya and big brother Raygan

Little Elliya gives parents a surprise after being delivered at side on A15 in Hampton

Most expectant parents have a birth plan that involves packing a bag ready and knowing the quickest route to the hospital.

Alison Long before her weight loss

Peterborough slimmer set to inspire others to lose weight after shedding over four stone and changing life

A Peterborough slimmer who transformed her life by losing more than four stone is using her success to shape a whole new career, helping other people change lives and achieve their weight loss dreams.

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Pete’s lizard life helps him scale new heights

A Peterborough security guard with a devotion to dragons and a collection of chameleons has scaled the heights to scoop the title of Lizard Personality of the Year.

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Concerns over plan for homes and restaurant, pub and café in Hampton

Plans for a new large development in Hampton have been submitted to Peterborough City Council.

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LETTER: Concern over Hampton development

LETTER: Concern over Hampton development

There is great concern amongst the elderly residents of St Edmunds Court Hampton, as to the development of the land directly opposite to the Court on St Edmunds Walk/Eagle Way.

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