From Walter Cornelius to the Wirrina, Peterborough Telegraph readers have been sending us their memories of life in the city.
From Walter Cornelius to the Wirrina, Peterborough Telegraph readers have been sending us their memories of life in the city.

You’re not really from Peterborough if you haven’t done these 15 things...

If you grew up in Peterborough or visited the city regularly in the past you will share a lot of these memories...

Sunday, 27th June 2021, 8:12 am

Peterborough has its ups and downs but it is these quirks that make it the home we know and love.

From taking a swim in the Lido open air pool to breathing in the distinctive smell of sugar beet factory, from tackling the Crown to town pub crawl to meeting iconic characters like Nobby the tramp, there is so much that sets us apart from other cities.

When we asked our readers to finish the sentence: You’re not really from Peterborough if you haven’t...

These are some of the answers we received.

If you have any Peterborough memories you’d like us to feature email [email protected]

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