Many place names in Peterborough sound far different to how they look.

Mispronounced Cambridgeshire places: 8 words people from outside Peterborough always get wrong

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Saturday, 11th June 2022, 3:56 pm

Whether you live in our wonderful city, or you’ve just simply passed through, it is hard not to notice the number of place names with some strange – often wonderful – pronunciations.

If you’re from a village or street with a difficult-to-say name then the correct pronunciation may come naturally, but for visitors from further afield it can be a little daunting.

Here are 8 of the most commonly mispronounced Peterborough place names, according to our readers - join in the conversation on Facebook.

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