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LIVE MATCH UPDATES: PETERBOROUGH UNITED v OLDHAM: Posh are back at the ABAX at last!

Peterborough United are back at the ABAX Stadium for the first time since New Year’s Day today (January 20, 3pm kick off).

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All Saint's church, Paston buriel of a time capsule to celebrate the church's 800th anniversary.  Congregation watching the event EMN-180114-184245009

A year of memories are buried at Paston church

The congregation at All Saints Church marked the end of their 800th anniversary celebrations by burying a time capsule on Sunday.

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Post misses Perth and lands in Peterborough

Post misses Perth and lands in Peterborough

A Peterborough pensioner has said the postal service is anything but first class - after a letter addressed to a home on the other side of the world was put through his letterbox.

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CALA have donated �2,670 to purchase two syringe drivers for local communities, and these are being donated to the City Care Centre, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, on November 17, 2017. Pictured (l-r) Louise Johnson (CALA), Louise Nicholls (NGNPUK)

No pain for charity after housing cash boost

A Peterborough charity has been given a £2,670 boost to help nurses provide care in the community.

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Frothblowers Pub, Werrington joint proprietors  John Lawrence and Steve Williams who are in the running for a Cider Pub of the Year award EMN-170714-172038009

What’s on in Peterborough’s pubs, clubs and bars

The Frothblowers micropub in Werrington hosts a three-day mini beer festival starting tonight.

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Emergency repairs needed on Peterborough street lights after 70mph storm

Emergency repairs are being carried out on street lights in Peterborough which were damaged in the high winds yesterday (Thursday).

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Some of the cannabis found at the property

Police responding to burglary report uncover giant cannabis farm

Police responding to reports of a burglary yesterday uncovered a giant cannabis farm at a property in Wisbech.

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Dragon Boat racing at Thorpe Meadow.  Louis Smith with the Sue Ryder crew EMN-150613-173040009

Olympian Louis Smith and Posh players on board for Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival launch

Olympic gymnast Louis Smith and Peterborough United stars are set to appear at the launch of Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival.

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Police accident

Crash involving 2 lorries and 3 cars causing miles of delays on A1 at Peterborough

A crash involving two lorries and three cars is causing long delays on the A1 near Peterborough this afternoon, Frdiay.
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Virgin Trains East Coast

Are passengers happy with Virgin Trains East Coast? Complaint numbers suggest not

Virgin Trains East Coast had one of the highest rates of passenger complaints in the country over last summer, according to the latest figures from the regulator.

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The Ladykillers of Orton Brimbles.
Photo: Mike Kwasniak

10 things to do in Peterborough this week

Continuing their tradition of madcap spoofs, this year Eastern Angles have turned to the Ealing Comedies of the 1950s for inspiration with an off-the- wall retelling of The Ladykillers , in the Ladykillers of Orton Brimbles, Key Theatre, Jan 23-27.

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Icy conditions lead to 50 crashes in Cambridgeshire is space of a few hours

Cambridgeshire Police are reminding motorists to drive to the conditions after 50 crashes in the space of a few hours today.

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Peterborough Cathedral

New Dean to be installed

Two new clergy are to be installed at Peterborough Cathedral this weekend.

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Darren Ferguson ranted at referees.

SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: Fergie spoilt a great rant, Manchester City can’t win this league, Big Bash is a big bore off, my hero was lucky

It’s a shame former Peterborough United boss Darren Ferguson finished his accurate and entertaining character assassination of lower division referees by suggesting (in jest rather obviously) some officials should be ‘shot’ last weekend.

Opinion

SHAMED: The 9 vehicles seized by police in Peterborough for offences this week

Here are the 9 vehicles seized by police in Peterborough the past seven days as the crackdown on uninsured drivers continues.

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Former Peterborough pole dancer jailed for encouraging postman to kill himself

A former Peterborough pole-dancer has been jailed for four years after entering a suicide pact with a postman then leaving him to die alone.

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary

Peterborough police officer given final written warning after misconduct hearing

A police officer based in Peterborough has been given a final written warning following a misconduct hearing.

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Woman escapes Peterborough gym car park after man tries to open car doors

A woman managed to escape a gym car park after a man tried to open two of her car doors.

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Paint throwing yobs ‘targeted’ mosque leader

Paint throwing yobs ‘targeted’ mosque leader

The chairman of a Peterborough Mosque believes he was targeted by vandals after white paint was thrown over his cars.

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Posh boss Grant McCann.

PREVIEW: Beating Oldham is more important than beating Leicester

Peterborough United manager Grant McCann has no doubt which of three big games facing his side in the next eight days is the most important.

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