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Mammoth Christmas tree chipping in Peterborough to raise money for Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice

Mammoth Christmas tree chipping in Peterborough to raise money for Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice

Peterborough based Nene Valley Tree Services is to provide a mammoth Christmas tree chipping session to raise much needed funds for Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice.

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Children star in Peterborough Cathedral’s Christingle service

Children star in Peterborough Cathedral’s Christingle service

Children were the stars of the show at a very special Christmas service at Peterborough Cathedral.

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Christmas Message: North West Cambridgeshire MP Shailesh Vara

Christmas Message: North West Cambridgeshire MP Shailesh Vara

“As another year draws to an end, it is time to look back on a busy year in Peterborough and North West Cambridgeshire.

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Christmas Message: Peterborough MP Fiona Onsasnya

Christmas Message: Peterborough MP Fiona Onsasnya

Note from the editor: We have been asked why the PT is publishing Fiona Onasanya’s columns following her conviction at the Old Bailey.

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Christmas Message: The Dean of Peterborough The Very Rev Chris Dalliston

Christmas Message: The Dean of Peterborough The Very Rev Chris Dalliston

“It’s been an extraordinary year!

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Peterborough pupils star in Nativity plays

Peterborough pupils star in Nativity plays

Proud parents have packed into school halls across the city to see their ‘little angels’ perform in traditional nativity plays.

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Christmas Message: Abdul Choudhuri, Chairman of Peterborough’s Faizan e Madinah Mosque.

Christmas Message: Abdul Choudhuri, Chairman of Peterborough’s Faizan e Madinah Mosque.

“I am delighted to send Christmas greetings on behalf of the Muslim communities of Peterborough to all Christians people in Peterborough and elsewhere and wish all of them merry Christmas and a very happy and prosperous new Year.

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Christmas Message: Bishop of Peterborough Donald Allister

Christmas Message: Bishop of Peterborough Donald Allister

“Sadly, and in many ways, we are a much more divided society than we used to be.

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Christmas Message: Father Adam Sowa, MS Parish Priest of St. Peter and All Souls RC, Peterborough

Christmas Message: Father Adam Sowa, MS Parish Priest of St. Peter and All Souls RC, Peterborough

“The Christmas story and historical event is renewed today in the whole Church, a pilgrim in time. For the faith of the Christian people relives in the Christmas liturgy the mystery of the God who comes, who assumes our mortal human flesh, and who becomes lowly and poor in order to save us.

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Public called on to join Peterborough city centre Christmas singalong to raise money for young people’s charity

Public called on to join Peterborough city centre Christmas singalong to raise money for young people’s charity

A Peterborough PR and communications agency is calling on visitors to the city centre to join its team in singing a Christmas classic this afternoon to raise money for charity.

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