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.


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.

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.

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

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.


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.

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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.

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.

Leighton Primary School

Peterborough primary school to reopen tomorrow nearly a week after rodent infestation was found

Leighton Primary School will reopen tomorrow, six days after an infestation of mice forced it to close its doors.

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Peterborough primary school to remain closed for second day after rodents are found

A Peterborough primary school will remain closed for a second day tomorrow after rodents were found at the site.

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Anger as “very explicit graffiti” daubed on signs, footpaths and buildings at Peterborough beauty spot

“Appalling language” has been scrawled across signs, footpaths and buildings at Ferry Meadows in Peterborough.

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Peterborough primary school closed after rodents found on campus

A Peterborough primary school is closed today after pest control experts and environmental health officers were called to deal with mice on the campus.

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UPDATE: National Grid say there was not at explosion at gas equipment building in Orton Malbourne

National Grid have confirmed an incident at a gas equipment building in Peterborough was not an explosion, as previously thought.

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Residents from Longueville Court

Care home residents enjoy school visit

Pupils at St Botolphs Primary School invited some very special guests to their annual Harvest Festival this year when residents of Barchester Healthcare’s Longueville Court care home joined them in their festivities.

Police in Hinchcliffe, Orton Goldhay this afternoon

Police called to reports of man’s ‘unexplained death’ in Orton

Police were called to reports of an unexplained death in Peterborough this afternoon.

Man jailed for 14 weeks after pleading guilty to Peterborough burglary

Man jailed for 14 weeks after pleading guilty to Peterborough burglary

A 26-year-old man has been sentenced to 14 weeks in prison after pleading guilty to burgling a house in Peterborough.

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Arson attack on wheelie bin spreads to Peterborough property

An arson attack on a wheelie bin spread to a property in Peterborough last night, Sunday.

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Fire and Rescue news.

Arsonists target car in Orton Goldhay

Arsonists set a car alight in Orton Goldhay in the early hours of this morning, Thursday September 9.

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Frustration shown towards graffiti problem in Orton

A large amount of graffiti has been spotted in Orton Waterville.

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