Cambridgeshire

Cambridgeshire

PHOTO SPECIAL: Life’s a beach for underwater photographer who has experienced volcanos, earthquakes, hurricanes and sharks

Diving on an active volcano, experiencing earthquakes and hurricanes and facing up to frenzied sharks are all part of the job for a leading underwater photographer.

News
Car pollution

Clean air summit invite for Peterborough City Council

Peterborough City Council took part in a ‘clean air summit’ in London on Wednesday to learn more about government policy and share best practices with other local authorities.

Politics
Jade Baxter, Amy Eagling, Sally Boylan, Martha McCann (6), Lucy MacRae, Oliver Convelly (2) from Sands and Emma Fordham from The Comfort Mummy Foundation.

Charity Sands celebrates 40 years of helping bereaved parents

Stillbirth and neonatal death charity Sands celebrated its 40th anniversary at Serpentine Green in Hampton.

News
Fire news

50 firefighters tackle blaze at retirement complex in Huntingdon - residents evacuated

Around 50 firefighters tackled a blaze at a retirement complex in Huntingdon last night.

News
Silvio and Benedict with the Jaguar E-Type

Peterborough firm helps shape artist’s incredible steel wire Jaguar model

A Peterborough firm more used to bending coathangers into shape has helped an artist create an incredible sculpture of one of the most beautiful cars ever created.

Whats on
Chief Executive of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust Tracy Dowling EMN-180129-185312009

Peterborough community and mental health trust rated Good by inspectors

Services at Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust (CPFT) have again been rated as ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission.

Health
Fiona Onasanya column

Hoping for peace in North Korea - Peterborough MP Fiona Onasanya

I don’t normally comment on foreign policy in these columns; I prefer tackling the issues that directly face the people of Peterborough. From time to time, however, the international situation is worthy of discussion.

Opinion
mini heatwave forecasted

Peterborough expected to be hotter than Marbella next week as Britain to bask in mini heatwave

The temperature is on the rise and next week the UK will be basking in temperatures as hot as Spain, with temperatures set to reach a scorching 30C (86F).
News

Second Peterborough gang attack investigated after teenagers kicked, punched and stamped on in unprovoked assault

A second gang attack in Peterborough in a matter of days saw two 15-year-old girls being kicked, punched and having their heads stamped on in an unprovoked assault.

Crime

Man stabbed in fight at fast-food restaurant in Peterborough

A man has been stabbed following a fight in Peterborough this morning.
Crime
Bridge Street in Peterborough city centre

It is time to cut the clutter in Peterborough city centre

You know what it’s like – every now and again you make a promise to yourself. Sort out the stuff in the back bedroom. You’re sick of living in a tip and you know you’ll feel so much better when it’s sorted. Clutter - we all hate it, writes the Peterborough Civic Society’s Toby Wood.

Opinion
Werrington Carnival Parade. EMN-160625-183248009

The 11 best things to do in Peterborough this week

There’s family fun galore as the carnival and parade comes to Werrington, Central Park hosts a fun dog show and a family fun day takes place at The Barn garden centre in Paston

Whats on

REVEALED: The Peterborough eateries in the running for Restaurant of the year 2018

We are on the hunt for the Peterborough Telegraph best restaurant of 2018. English or French, Thai or Chinese, Italian or Mexican, there’s nothing we love more than eating out at our favourite restaurant.

Business
Parveen's bhaji butties

Bhaji butties - are they authentic or not?

This weekend is a really busy one for foodies in East Anglia. We have the honour of hosting the Cambridgeshire Food and Drink Festival at the East of England Arena in Peterborough (writes Parveen The Spice Queen).

Lifestyle
JAILED: Lea Bishop

Cambridgeshire child rapist sentenced to more than 13 years in prison

A Cambridgeshire man who admitted raping and sexually abusing a child has been sentenced to 13-and-a-half years in prison.

Crime

Major police incident in Peterborough - road closed

There is a heavy police presence on Lincoln Road in Peterborough this morning after a major incident.
Crime
The scene of the crash this morning: Photo courtesy of Rolands Fridenbergs

Man arrested for drink driving after early morning crash in Peterborough

A man has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving following a crash in Peterborough this morning.

Transport

Sneak Preview of Peterborough actor Warwick Davis’ new extreme TV show with Bear Grylls

Actor Warwick Davis is no stranger to fantasy adventures, but does he enjoy the real thing? We’re about to find out as the Peterborough resident stars in a new TV series with Bear Grylls.

Whats on
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Get ready for Feast from the Middle East

The burgeoning partnership between artisan foodies Bread Meat Cheese and The Lightbox Café : Bar has already brought Peterborough diners Burritos and Bubbles, Posh Dogs and Prosecco, Asian Bao Wow and is now set to deliver a five-course feast.

Lifestyle

Victim left battered, bruised and terrified by shocking ‘mob attack’ by 40 youths in Peterborough

A teenage girl was left battered, bruised and terrified after a shocking gang attack in Peterborough city centre involving up to 40 youths that also left four people who came to her aid injured.

Crime
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