Donation gives boost to Yaxley Speedwatch scheme

The Yaxley Speedwatch scheme has received a boost thanks to a generous donation.

Road accident

Pedestrian injured after collision with car in Yaxley this afternoon

A crash involving a female pedestrian and a car partially blocked Main Street in Yaxley this afternoon.

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CCTV released of men sought in connection with Yaxley theft

CCTV images have been released of two men police would like to speak to in connection with a tool theft in Yaxley.

Tributes paid to Yeoman

Tributes paid to formidable Peterborough crime-fighter and “most trusted and loyal partner” after his death

A formidable Peterborough crime-fighter has been remembered by his colleagues after he died following a short illness.

The car which left the road between Holme and Yaxley- Photo: Stan Kaye

Car leaves road and rolls over near Yaxley

A car has left the road and crashed into a field between Holme and Yaxley this afternoon, Thursday June 23.


Freeman honour for councillor Clive

Councillor Clive Thorne is to become the very first Honorary Freeman of the Parish of Yaxley in recognition of his outstanding service to the village as an elected councillor for 40 years.


Police linking spate of thefts in Yaxley

A spate of thefts, all thought to be linked, have taken place in Yaxley.

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Tour of Cambridgeshire action EMN-150706-192806009

Road closures around Peterborough this Saturday and Sunday for Tour of Cambridgeshire race

A number of roads will be closed in and around Peterborough this weekend as the Tour of Cambridgeshire takes place.

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The playground in Yaxley which was targeted by arsonists

Arsonists destroy children’s play park equipment

Arsonists have deliberately set fire to a children’s playground in Yaxley.

Yaxley Festival at Middleton Road.    on stage -   the Jimmy Hendrix band EMN-160513-191435009

Carnival atmosphere for Yaxley Festival

There is a carnival atmosphere in Yaxley this weekend as a the annual festival returns.

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Yaxley Festival  at Middleton Road playing fields EMN-140517-164659009

Free community festival with 18 live bands

Yaxley Festival gets under way on Friday at Middleton Road recreation ground.

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The lorry fire on the A15

Lorry fire causes delays on A1M at Peterborough

A lorry fire caused long delays on the A1M between Fletton Parkway and Norman Cross.

Skin cancer sufferer  Sian Clarkson at a fundraising day in Yaxley. Also pictured is her daughter  Belle (4) and son Josh (5) EMN-160423-172557009

Friends and family rally round to support mum with skin cancer

A mum diagnosed with terminal skin cancer has urged parents to ensure their children take precautions in the sun.

Car crime

Burglary and series of thefts from vehicles in Yaxley linked by police

Police have linked a series of thefts from motor vehicles in Yaxley with a house burglary in the village.

Fire and Rescue Service

Arsonists set fire to Farcet giant hay stack

Arsonists set fire to 40 tonnes of hay in Farcet last night, Wednesday April 20.

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The body of the lurcher (The Peterborough Telegraph has chosen not to publish further photos as we deem them to be too graphic)

“Shock” and “heartbreak” after dog is found with its throat slit in Yaxley

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a dead dog was found dumped near Peterborough with his throat slit.

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