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Ambition must match achievement

Peterborough is a city of growth. With continued innovation and the development of truly sustainable ideas it will be the settlement of choice for business and workers of the future, says Werrington First Independent councillor Steve Lane.

Labour group leader Cllr Shaz Nawaz

Spend now to ward off problems

By the time this article is published, I hope that the heatwave has subsided. I have nothing against warm, sunny days: however, there can be too much of a good thing.

Cllr John Holdich

Excited by move to Fletton Quays

As you may be aware, the council is in the process of moving to new offices at Fletton Quays and the first teams have already moved in, writes Peterborough City Council leader John Holdich.

Russian support personnel work around the Soyuz TMA-19M spacecraft after it landed with Expedition 47 crew members Tim Kopra of NASA, Tim Peake of the European Space Agency, and Yuri Malenchenko of Roscosmos near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan on Saturday, June 18, 2016. Kopra, Peake, and Malenchenko are returning after six months in space where they served as members of the Expedition 46 and 47 crews onboard the International Space Station. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls) NHQ201606180027

Science, faith and the universe

I am sorry to tell you that my Tardis is delayed. I was expecting it to materialise at the Cathedral a full 8 days ago and it is nowhere to be seen, writes Sarah Brown, Canon Missioner at Peterborough Cathedral.

Heathrow visit to Gateway Peterborough. Steve Bowyer, Coun John Holdich, Emma Gilthorpe from Heathrow,  Mayor James Palmer and Coun Peter Hiller. EMN-180607-184602009

Keeping the success story going

I recently visited the Roxhill Gateway site in Peterborough to support its potential selection as a construction hub for the multi-million pound expansion of Heathrow airport. This major infrastructure project will bring an estimated 12,900 jobs and £15 billion of economic investment to the East of England, from which Peterborough has a chance to take a significant share, writes ames Palmer, Mayor of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority.

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