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Directors of Peterborough firm that 'treated customers as enemies' and 'based business on bullying and lies' jailed

Directors of a Peterborough firm which pressure sold beds and chairs to elderly and vulnerable residents have been jailed.
Crime
The scene of the crash on the A47 in Peterborough. Photo: Craig Campbell

Long delays on A47 Paston Parkway after four vehicle crash

A four vehicle crash has blocked part of the A47 in Peterborough this evening, Thursday April 19.
Transport

'Experience of Peterborough firm left my elderly mum frightened'

The daughter of a woman who was targeted by Peterborough firm Life Comfort Products said the experience left her mum 'frightened.'
Crime
Thomas Cook dragon boat racing at the PCRC rowing course, Thorpe Meadows. Thomas Cook Money team EMN-180419-140806009

Peterborough basks in the sun as UK experiences hottest April temperature in nearly 70 years

Peterborough has been basking in the sun today as the UK experiences the hottest April temperature in nearly 70 years.

News
The scene of the fatal crash

Man charged over causing death by dangerous driving of Whittlesey man and well-known Peterborough rugby player

A man has been charged following a fatal crash on the B1040 Ramsey Road, Whittlesey.
Crime
The car which fled from police. Photo: @roadpoliceBCH

Driver reported for multiple offences after failing to stop for police in Peterborough

A motorist has been reported for multiple offences after failing to stop for police in Peterborough today, Thursday April 19.

Crime
The Greater Peterborough Business Survey.

New survey reveals rising confidence among Peterborough business leaders despite challenges ahead

Confidence is high among many business leaders in Peterborough despite concerns among a lack of skilled workers and rising prices, according to a new survey.

Business
Photo: @roadpoliceBCH

‘This is the first bit of clear road’ - Driver’s excuse after being caught averaging 110mph on A1 in new car

A driver averaging 110mph on a stretch of the A1M told road police he was speeding because it was the first stretch of clear road he had encountered in his new car.

Transport
Staff  of Caterfix, in Fengate, get ready to host their open day. EMN-180416-150014009

Hundreds turn out to celebrate change of ownership of Peterborough company

More than 200 people turned out for a celebration to mark the start of a new era at a Peterborough company.

Business
The scene of the collision on the A14. Photo: @roadpoliceBCH

A14 closed at Brampton Hut/A1 junction after lorry hits lampost

The A14 is closed eastbound near the A1 Brampton Hut interchange this afternoon, Thursday, after an HGV hit a lampost.
Transport
Police news

Trio charged over ram-raids in Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire

Two men and a teenage boy have been charged in connection with four ram raids across Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, and Lincolnshire following an investigation by the Eastern Region Special Operations Unit (ERSOU).

Crime

5 things employers should know about dealing with hot weather in the workplace

WITH the temperatures heating up, it can be a sweltering time for employees who are stuck behind their desk all day.

News
Could you rehome a hen?

Hens saved from slaughter to be rehomed near Peterborough

Residents in and around Peterborough are being asked if they can give their home to a hen which has been saved from slaughter.

News

Peterborough United in Song to show support for Prostate Cancer UK

Peterborough’s Cresset Theatre opened its doors for Men United in Song on Saturday, a charity concert supporting Prostate Cancer UK, organised by the city’s award-winning Peterborough Male Voice Choir.

News
The van stopped by police in Peterborough today. Photo: @roadpoliceBCH

Man arrested in Peterborough after fleeing from van suspected of being used in multiple fuel thefts

A man has been arrested by police on suspicion of multiple offences after running from police in Peterborough this morning, Thursday.
Crime
Fly-tipping in Norwood Lane EMN-180418-121523009

Caravan dumped at fly-tipping hotspot in Peterborough and another set on fire

A caravan was dumped at a notorious fly-tipping hotspot in Peterborough and another was set on fire.

News

Whistleblower reveals pressure put on staff by shamed Peterborough firm

A former employee of a Peterborough firm who pressure sold to elderly and vulnerable residents has hit out at the way the firm was run.
Crime
JAILED: Liam Schneider, 42, of Scalford Drive, Peterborough

Peterborough conman jailed after preying on elderly victims

A Peterborough man who preyed on elderly victims by pretending his daughter needed a new bed has been jailed for two years.
Crime
Police news

Three arrested on suspicion of murder after man found dead

Three people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was found dead in March.

Crime
Peterborough Telegraph Business Awards 2017 .  WINNERS GROUP EMN-171118-013409009

It’s time to enter the Peterborough Telegraph’s Business Awards 2018

The Peterborough Telegraph is proud to announce the launch of its 23rd annual Business Awards.

Business
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