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Mum’s plea      to find new heart for brave little      ‘prince’ Benjamin

Mum’s plea to find new heart for brave little ‘prince’ Benjamin

The family of a baby boy who is fighting for his life after being born with a rare condition have made an emotional plea for the present that would make their perfect Christmas – a new heart for their little warrior.

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Peterborough’s first class posties take on big Christmas rush

Peterborough’s first class posties take on big Christmas rush

Peterborough posties have been busy delivering parcels and presents in the busiest week of the year.

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GALLERY: Christmas comes to Whittlesey with annual extravaganza

GALLERY: Christmas comes to Whittlesey with annual extravaganza

The Whittlesey Christmas Extravaganza once again lived up to its name with a huge celebration in the town.

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Amazon accused of ‘ruining Christmas’ over lack of packaging

Amazon accused of ‘ruining Christmas’ over lack of packaging

Amazon is facing a backlash over its lack of packaging on a number of deliveries in the build up to Christmas.

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Mum blasts B&M over store’s Christmas letter which breaks the ‘unwritten Santa Code’

Mum blasts B&M over store’s Christmas letter which breaks the ‘unwritten Santa Code’

B&M has apologised after a furious mum accused the store of almost ruining Christmas for her children with one of its products.

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Artificial trees could be Peterborough’s Christmas future as well as the Christmas present

Artificial trees could be Peterborough’s Christmas future as well as the Christmas present

Peterborough’s controversial artificial Christmas tree – or trees like it – could be here to stay after Peterborough City Council said they were ‘pleased’ with the decoration.

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Win a family trip to Lapland at Queensgate light switch-on in Peterborough

Win a family trip to Lapland at Queensgate light switch-on in Peterborough

Queensgate Shopping Centre will again join the Peterborough city centre Christmas light switch-on later this month.

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Christmas decorations put up in Peterborough – but is it too early?

Christmas decorations put up in Peterborough – but is it too early?

Christmas may be more than two months away, but preparations for celebrations in Peterborough are already beginning.

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Frontman of rock band Jethro Tull to perform Christmas concert at Peterborough Cathedral

Frontman of rock band Jethro Tull to perform Christmas concert at Peterborough Cathedral

The frontman of rock band Jethro Tull is to perform a Christmas concert at Peterborough Cathedral.

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‘Proud of Peterborough’ as residents donate record number of gifts to children’s charity

‘Proud of Peterborough’ as residents donate record number of gifts to children’s charity

A record breaking number of presents were donated to the Spurgeons Gift Tree in Queensgate Shopping Centre this Christmas.

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Have your Christmas tree chipped in return for donation to Peterborough’s Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice

A company is offering to chip people’s Christmas trees in return for a donation to Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice.

Fire crews help Santa in Yaxley

Festive fire crews were out in force with Father Christmas this week.

Birthday pledge helps world’s needy

Two twin sisters have asked to sacrifice their birthday presents - to make sure needy people across the world are helped at Christmas.

Christmas spirit and story telling at Peterborough schools

Children have been taking to the stage to remember the first Christmas story.