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How well do you know Peterborough’s streets?

How well do you know Peterborough streets?

Nostalgia
Wild Garlic Salad

Taste of Lincolnshire: It’s a salad to go wild about

Given the violent vagaries of the weather this year, I might be wrong, but going out on a limb, I’ll say that spring is finally here – and hopefully, fingers crossed, here to stay, writes countryphile James Waller-Davies.

Lifestyle
Opening of Krispy Kreme at Hampton EMN-160713-130942009

Opening date announced for Krispy Kreme in Queensgate with hundreds of free donuts

The opening date for the new Krispy Kreme store in Queensgate Shopping Centre has been announced, with the firm promising hundreds of free donuts.

Lifestyle 2

This expert’s trick will get you amazingly cheap long-haul flights

We all dream of jetting off around the world to exotic locations like Australia, Mauritius or South Africa.

Travel
Meet the Chef: Lee Clarke at Prevost is Priestgate, Peterborough

After London called, the capital’s loss was Peterborough’s gain

In this, the first of a series of Q and As with local chefs at some of my favourite restaurants, I caught up with Lee Clarke.

Cambridgeshire
Train times are changing from Sunday: is your route affected?

Train times are changing from Sunday: is your route affected?

Rail commuters have been urged to check planned train timetable changes which will see more than four million trains rescheduled from Sunday 20 May onwards.

Travel
Damian Wawrzyniak receiving his award from the President of Poland.'Photo: Prezydent PL

Peterborough chef receives top honour from President of Poland

The man behind Peterborough’s House of Feasts restaurant - Polish chef Damian Wawrzyniak - has received one of his country’s most prestigious honours.

Eating Out
Thomas Cook.

Peterborough-based Thomas Cook reviews future of its famous Club 18-30

Peterborough-based Thomas Cook says changing tastes in holidays has prompted it to review the future of its party-led Club 18-30.

Business
The Orton Centre

NOSTALGIA: The formation of The Ortons - Allegros, art and the Cheeky Girls

The Ortons were originally the historic villages of Longueville and Waterville but in the 70s the area was transformed into a modern township as part of the city’s expansion.

Nostalgia
Bao is coming to The Lightbox

It’s Bao Wow! at The Lightbox

Peterborough’s Lightbox Café : Bar has announced details of its latest artisan street food event with their pop-up partners Bread Meat Cheese, to be held at the Bridge Street venue on Friday, May 18.

Cambridgeshire
Ana Tavares at Nacos

Nacos is back with something new

There have been some changes at Peterborough Portugese restaurant Nacos, as owner Ana Tavares looks to make up for lost time.

Eating Out
Guest Chef night at Parcs Restaurant.

Guest chefs cook up a treat at Parcs Restaurant’s big night

Parcs - the fully fledged restaurant at Peterborough Regional College that helps produce the next generation of trained hospitality and catering staff – held its guest chef evening last week, and it was a privilege to be invited along.

Cambridgeshire
Brad Barnes has lunch at The Paper Mills, Wansford

Restaurant review: Lunch was anything but run of the mill

I have to admit I was quite pleased when I saw recently The Paper Mills was under new ownership.

Lifestyle
The new look The Barn by Cherry Lane Garden Centres.

New jobs created at Peterborough garden centre after revamp

A major refurbishment of a Peterborough garden centre has been completed just weeks after the venue was sold.

Business
METP ET library copies  official opening of showcase cinema by Princess Anne she is talking to geoff capes 1988

NOSTALGIA: 30 years on from lights, camera, action at Peterborough Showcase

This year marks the 30th anniversary of Peterborough’s first multiplex cinema.

Nostalgia
Thornton on Thursday column with Peterborough Telegraph's deputy editor Nigel Thornton - peterboroughtoday.co.uk

Keeping fit at fifty is no walk in the park

A couple of birthdays back I bought Mrs T (at her request) a Fitbit. For the less techy-minded this is basically a watch with bells on.

Lifestyle
Parveen The Spice Queen

Parveen The Spice Queen: Sugar and spice, all things nice

I attended a family wedding last weekend. However, this was no ordinary wedding. Nope, this was a 3-day celebratory extravaganza with over 100 members of the Ashraf clan descending in one place. I’d like to say it was not a pretty sight but it was!

Lifestyle
This image shows how the new Empire Cinema should look once completed.

Empire named as operator for Peterborough Queensgate’s multi-million pound cinema

Empire Cinemas has been revealed as the operator of a planned 10-screen cinema in a £60 million extension of Peterborough’s Queensgate shopping centre that will help create 200 jobs.

News 3
Ashish Sarman at the Good Stuff food bar at Cowgate. EMN-180427-172752009

Diners looking for The Good Stuff make a beeline to new Peterborough city centre eatery

Demand for healthy eating options has never been higher - and calorie-conscious diners in Peterborough now have expert help to call on.

Business
Norman Cross prison camp

The prison that was also a town

One of the Peterborough area’s claims to fame (although one it might not be too proud of) is that it was home at Norman Cross to the world’s first purpose-built prisoner-of-war camp.

Nostalgia
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