Ex-leader hits out at ‘women only’ shortlists

A senior Labour councillor has accused his party of costing itself votes in Peterborough through all-women shortlists.

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News is not all doom and gloom

I’d like to start by wishing everyone a happy New Year.

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First ever Peterborough Pride

A first ever Peterborough Pride is being organised with a week-long celebration planned from June 30.

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Robyn Gribble (red) claimed a hat-trick for City of Peterborough Ladies at Maidstone.

MATCH REPORT: Gribble grabs a hat-trick as City of Peterborough close in on top spot

Captain Robyn Gribble led from the front as City of Peterborough Ladies closed in on top spot in East Premier Division yesterday (January 20).

Bretton North End goalscorer Ezra Flake wins this tackle in the PFA Challenge Cup tie against Stamford Bels. Photo: David Lowndes.

ROUND-UP: Stamford Lions go top for the first time in style (for a few days at least), Netherton smash city rivals, PFA Senior Cup shock, Eye win huge Division Two game

Stamford Lions went to the top of the Peterborough Premier Division for the first time in the club’s history yesterday (January 20).

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MATCH COMMENT: PETERBOROUGH UNITED 3, OLDHAM 0: A team not firing on all cylinders have put together quite a run of results

Luke James and Tom Nichols also scored on their Peterborough United debuts in recent times so best not to get over-excited by George Cooper’s strike eight minutes into his first appearance for the club yesterday (January 20).


MATCH REACTION: Posh came on strong in the second half to stay in touch at the top

Peterborough United manager Grant McCann praised a strong second-half showing after his side beat struggling Oldham 3-0 at the ABAX Stadium today (January 20).


PLAYER VERDICTS: A Rolls-Royce, a main man and a glorious debut

Peterborough United midfielder Chris Forrester was described as a ‘Rolls-Royce’ of a footballer by manager Grant McCann after today’s (January 20) 3-0 win over Oldham at the ABAX Stadium.

Snow on Peterborough's Parkways  last month

Snow warning for Peterborough issued by Met Office

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for snow and ice in Peterborough today, Sunday January 21.
Baston Juniors FC pictured in their new rain jackets sponsored by Larkfleet Homes. Left to right back row are Oliver Tooth, Will Howarth, Leo Brando, Jamie Allen, James Roberts, Harvey Davies, Mapolo Mwansa, Alton Strachan. Front Row left to right are Keelan Walker, Lewis Duncan, Harrison Pearce, Adam Blackbird and Cemal Korkmaz.

Larkfleet help to keep Baston football team dry

Housing developer Larkfleet Homes is helping youngsters to stay dry and look cool by sponsoring waterproof jackets worn by Baston Junior Football Club’s under-14s squad.

Glen Billing scored three times in eight minutes for Phantoms against MK Thunder.

MATCH REPORT: Ton-up for Phantoms as Billing hits an eight-minute hat-trick

Forward stars Ales Padelek and Glenn Billing both hit hat-tricks to ensure there was no hint of an NIHL Autumn Cup semi-final hangover for Peterborough Phantoms last night (January 20).

The offices of Zazzle Media.

Staff praise working environment at Peterborough digital marketing agency

A digital content marketing agency in Peterborough has been highly praised by its employees.

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£6.2m to buy council offices

Any investor with £6.2 million to spare can now purchase Peterborough’s Bayard Place offices in the heart of the city centre.

Cllr John Holdich

Caring for city’s homeless people

This week we took an important step in improving the standard of temporary housing we provide to homeless households in our city for years to come.

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Search for new firefighters

A recruitment campaign has been started to find new firefighters.

Save money on your bills

Save money on your bills

Citizens Advice Peterborough is to hold a free Energy Best Deal Workshop to help take the sting out of people’s fuel bills.

Just one of over 200 illustrations to collect in the brilliant Arcade Mode

Console Corner: Street Fighter V Arcade Edition review

Finally worthy of legendary series.

Gadgets and Tech
David Burton-Jones (far) scored twice for Deeping Rangers against Rothwell Corinthians.

ROUND-UP: Record-breaking stadium win for Wisbech, skipper at the double for Deeping, PT Sports Award finalist scores, five in a row for dominant Pinchbeck

Wisbech Town went goal-crazy as they set their United Counties Premier Division title challenge back on track.

Peterborough Sports manager Jimmy Dean.

EVO STIK LEAGUE: Peterborough Sports slip back to the bottom, Stamford held up in Sheffield

Peterborough Sports are back on the bottom of Division One South of the Evo Stik League.

George Cooper scores his debut goal for Posh against Oldham. Photo: Joe Dent/

LIVE MATCH UPDATES: PETERBOROUGH UNITED 3, OLDHAM 0: Debut goal for Cooper as Posh win big

New signing George Cooper scored eight minutes into his Peterborough United debut in a 3-0 League One success over struggling Oldham at the ABAX Stadium today (January 20).

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