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Mother of missing 'vulnerable' young girl makes emotional plea for Peterborough public's help

The mother of a missing teenager has pleaded for the Peterborough public's help to "bring her home where she belongs because this pain is unbearable."


Mothers concerned by rise in discarded needles call for new approach to tackle the problem in Peterborough

Three concerned mothers who have found their school run littered with discarded needles are calling on a new approach to tackling the problem in Peterborough.

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VIDEO: CCTV released after thieves break open safe at Peterborough restaurant

Police are hunting for two people who managed to open the safe and steal money from a Peterborough restaurant.

Two-year-old Everleigh enjoying the water park

LETTER: When people are struggling Bretton Water Park brings a little cheer

I think we need to look at the more than just the council tax rise of six per cent to add to our worries as let’s not forget gas and electric prices are going up by 10 per cent, water rate charges are set to rise, interest rates are set to rise, petrol prices are going through the roof and food prices are rising by the week.

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REVEALED: All 14 Peterborough shops with zero or one-star food hygiene ratings

These 14 Peterborough shops have all been given the either zero or one-star ratings by the Food Standards Agency meaning major or urgent improvement is needed.

Hampton KFC's drive-thru remains closed

KFCs in Peterborough remain partially closed after restaurants run out of chicken nationwide

KFC restaurants in Peterborough and nationwide have had to either partially or fully close to customers after they ran out of chicken and burger buns.
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Teenage girl sexually assaulted as she waited at Peterborough bus station

A teenage girl was sexually assaulted as she waited at Peterborough bus station.

‘Risk of significant snowfall’ for eastern England predicted by Met Office as UK set to freeze

‘Risk of significant snowfall’ for eastern England predicted by Met Office as UK set to freeze

A cold snap which could see a “risk of significant snow across some southern, eastern and central parts of the country” is set to sweep across the UK from continental Europe according to Met Office forecasters.

Police news

UPDATE: Man arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after crashing into roundabout in Peterborough

A man who was taken to hospital with serious injuries after crashing into a roundabout has been arrested on suspicion of drink-driving.

The magnetic putty which was available on Amazon

Warnings over Amazon toy after young girl ends up in hospital with arsenic poisoning

A mother has issued a warning on social media about the dangers of a new kid’s toy after her daughter was rushed to hospital with alleged arsenic poisoning.

Fire news

Yaxley building ‘deliberately set on fire’

A building was “deliberately” set on fire at the weekend, according to the region’s fire service.

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Award nomination for Peterborough firm which helps disabled adults

A Peterborough firm that creates employment opportunities for adults with disabilities has been shortlisted for an industry award.

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Help March dinosaur experts uncover prehistoric secrets of ‘Indie’

Palaeontologists from March who discovered a rare dinosaur skeleton, believed to date back 132 million years, are offering fellow dino-enthusiasts a once in a lifetime chance to help them excavate it.

Gary Oldman with David Malinowski

Bafta win for ex-Peterborough pupil who turned Gary Oldman into Winston Churchill

A former Peterborough pupil triumphed at the Baftas last night for his part in turning Gary Oldman into Winston Churchill.

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One man Peterborough crimewave facing another jail stretch as he is set to admit 200 offences

‘A one man crimewave’ who has made Peterborough residents’ lives a misery for more than two decades is facing another stretch behind bars after it was revealed he is expected to admit 200 new offences ‘to save tax payers money.’

Police witness appeal

Teenager arrested after man is knocked off bike and killed in Spalding

A man has died and a teenager is in custody after a collision in Spalding.

Have you seen missing Kurban?

Concern growing for man missing from his Peterborough home

Police are appealing for the public’s help to locate missing 61-year-old Kurban Kassam.

Blood on the face of Jodi Pollard after being hit by bits of her washing machine door which exploded in her face

Exploding washing machine door cuts face of shocked Peterborough woman

Pieces of a washing machine door drew blood after it exploded in a woman’s face while she enjoyed a cup of tea.

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Where have all the officers gone?

Police and Crime Commissioner Jason Ablewhite:

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Nene Park Academy helping the homeless

Pupils help keep the homeless warm

International humanitarian charity The Penny Appeal teamed up with Peterborough Soup Kitchen and Nene Park Academy to hand out gift bags to the city’s homeless people.

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