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Peterborough man, who held-up Orton newsagents at knife point in ‘heinous’ robbery, is jailed

A man who robbed a newsagents at knife point and made off with more than £8,500 has been jailed.

Crime
The scene of the crash on Sunday. Photo: Chris Pye

Classic car involved in lamp post crash in Peterborough

A man suffered minor injuries after his classic car left the road and hit a lamp post in Peterborough on Sunday.

Transport
Magpas Air Ambulance

Air ambulance called to medical emergency in Orton Malborne

The air ambulance landed at an address in Peterborough today after an elderly man required critical care treatment.

News
DASHCAM FOOTAGE: Peterborough driving instructor angered as lorry’s overtake forces learner off the road

DASHCAM FOOTAGE: Peterborough driving instructor angered as lorry’s overtake forces learner off the road

A Peterborough driving instructor has hit out at the lorry driver who today, Wednesday, forced his car, driven by a student off the road in a dangerous overtaking manoeuvre.

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Peterborough chippy named as one of the best in the UK

A Peterborough chippy has been named as one of the 50 Best Fish & Chip Takeaways 2017.

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The scene of the crash in  in Orton Goldhay. Photo:  George Thanickal

UPDATE: Two women and a child hospitalised after Orton Goldhay crash

Two women and a child were taken to hospital following a serious crash in Peterborough last night, Thursday May 5.

Transport
The scene of the crash in  in Orton Goldhay. Photo:  George Thanickal

Police, fire and ambulance crews close Peterborough road after car crash

Police, fire and ambulance crews are at the scene of a serious collision in Peterborough this evening, Thursday May 4.

Transport
The air ambulance coming in to land in Orton Goldhay on Saturday. PHOTO: @squeazy

Air ambulance called after woman’s body is found in Orton Goldhay

Police have said they are not treating the death of a woman in Orton Goldhay as suspicious.

News
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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Police have increased patrols in Orton Goldhay since the incidents

Police ‘keeping open mind’ after woman holds pedestrians at knifepoint in separate incidents in Peterborough

Two people have been threatened at knifepoint in two separate incidents in Peterborough.

Crime
Police in Bringhurst

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

A man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder during an armed raid at a home in Peterborough yesterday, has been released on police bail.

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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.

Crime
News

Take a look at retirement apartment at launch event

Lapwing Apartments will be holding a launch event on Saturday, April 1 from 10am to 3pm for all those interested in finding out about new retirement homes in Orton Brimbles, off Matley, which come with 24 hour security.

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Children's author Ellie Sandall with year 3 and 4 pupils at Orton Meadows Academy during book week EMN-170227-191934009

Igniting a love of literature as children’s author visits primary school

Sharing stories and igniting a love of literature in pupils was aided by a visit by a children’s author to a Peterborough primary school this week.

Education
Police reveal 11 Peterborough streets targeted by car thieves in last seven days

Police reveal 11 Peterborough streets targeted by car thieves in last seven days

Peterborough police are warning residents to be vigilant after a spate of 17 thefts from vehicles in the Orton area in the last week

Crime
The scene in Hinchcliffe, Orton Goldhay

Two arrested in armed police raid at Peterborough home

Armed police gave residents of a house in a Peterborough street a rude awakening when they carried out a raid in the early hours of this morning, Thursday February 9.

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Police

Teenager hospitalised after unprovoked violent attack by gang of youths in Peterborough street

A teenager was repeatedly punched in the face in an attack by a gang of youths in Peterborough.

Crime
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Sammy the Seal back in Peterborough...but not everyone is pleased to see him

Not for the first time over the past few years it would appear Sammy the Seal is back at Orton Locks - but not everyone is thrilled about it.

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Traffic has queued around the A1 and Frank Perkins Parkway junctions in previous years

Heavy traffic on Peterborough roads as LAMMA 2017 begins today

There is heavy traffic and long delays around the East of England Showground this morning as on of the country’s biggest agricultural shows gets underway today.

Transport
The scene of the fire

Man treated for smoke inhalation after house fire in Peterborough

A man was treated for smoke inhalation following a kitchen fire in Peterborough this morning, Friday December 23.

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