aerials 09  Hampton college
aerials 09 Hampton college

Looking back: More aerial pictures from Peterborough’s past - part 2

Here is part two of our look back at aerial images of Peterborough taken in 2009.

Sunday, 26th December 2021, 10:00 am

Back in 2009 the biggest music hit of the year was ‘I Gotta Feeling’ by The Black Eyed Peas, the world’s first Bitcoin transactions took place, among the biggest cinema hits were Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, The Hurt Locker, Up, Watchmen, Sherlock Holmes, and District 9, and Slumdog Millionaire won eight Oscars.

In sport Jenson Button won the 2009 Formula One Drivers’ Championship, the Ford Fiesta was the best selling car and the number of people online in the UK passed the 50 million mark.

In Peterborough Posh won promotion to the Championship after coming second to Leicester City in League One with Darren Ferguson as manager and striker Craig Mackail-Smith netting 26 goals, 23 of them in the league.

Cn you spot your home or workplace in any of the images taken from the air by our photographer David Lowndes?

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