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.

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NOSTALGIA: A look back at Peterborough’s famous faces

The majority of Looking Back pictures feature places but today’s selection sees the spotlight thrown on some well-known faces - both locally and nationally.


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.

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.

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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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.’

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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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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.

The pothole Nigel Fairbairn said damaged his bike

Peterborough cyclist claims for £200 from council after bike damaged

A cyclist who needed two new wheels for his damaged bike after it went over a pothole in Town Bridge wants Peterborough City Council to fund repairs worth nearly £200.

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Serious injury after car 'demolished on roundabout' in Peterborough

One person suffered serious injuries after a car collided into a roundabout in Peterborough.
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UKIP Peterborough promises to offer 'common sense policies' after voting in vain to save ex-leader Henry Bolton

UKIP Peterborough has promised to offer "common sense policies" after branch members voted in vain to keep Henry Bolton as the party's leader.

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Labour investigates Peterborough candidate after complaints about alleged anti-Semitic Facebook posts

A Labour candidate for May’s local elections is being investigated by the party following complaints raised about alleged anti-Semitic posts on Facebook.


Parveen The Spice Queen: Spice yourself slim

One of the things I do as part of my day job is cooking lessons.

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84-year-old man left waiting 11 hours for ambulance in Peterborough

An 84-year-old man was left waiting for an ambulance for 11 hours in Peterborough.

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