GALLERY: Christmas comes to Whittlesey with annual extravaganza

The Whittlesey Christmas Extravaganza once again lived up to its name with a huge celebration in the town.

Police news

Investigation after second handbag theft outside Whittlesey food store

A second handbag theft took place outside a food store in Whittlesey.

North Bank, Whittlesey.

Two men flee after crashing car into River Nene in Whittlesey

Two men fled the scene after crashing a car into the River Nene in Whittlesey.

The scene of the crash in Whittlesey. Photo: Terry Harris

UPDATE: Two injured after two car collision sends car crashing into front of Whittlesey photography studio

Two people have been treated by paramedics after a two vehicle collision sent a Ford Fiesta crashing into the front of a Whittlesey business this afternoon.
The scene of the crash in Whittlesey. Photo: Stephen Gordon

Police, fire and ambulance respond as car hits house in Whittlesey

Police, fire and ambulance crews are at the scene of a serious crash in Whittlesey this afternoon.
The bomb squad in Peterborough today

Why was bomb disposal unit racing through Peterborough?

Readers contacted the Peterborough Telegraph in their droves after the bomb disposal squad from RAF Wittering was spotted rushing through the city with its lights and siren on.
Cambs Fire Service Gary Mitchley presents Russell Moon from Whittlesey On Call fire station with a retirement gift from the service. EMN-170711-194017009

Firefighter set for retirement

After more than two decades helping to keep the people of Cambridgeshire safe, Russ Moon is now looking forward to spending more time with his three children and nine grandchildren.

Children at  Park Lane Primary School forming the poppy

An aerially awesome act of remembrance at Whittlesey school

An awesome aerial act of remembrance could be seen by anyone lucky enough to be flying over Whittlesey this morning.

The Flying Scotsman undergoes testing from Wansford NVR (Nene Valley Railway) to Peterborough after repairs to a hotbox. Photo: Terry Harris

When can I see the Flying Scotsman in Peterborough, Whittlesey and March today?

There's another opportunity to see world famous locomotive the Flying Scotsman in Peterborough, Whittlesey and March today, Friday November 10.
Fire news

Well developed fire put out at building in Whittlesey

A well developed fire at a building in Whittlesey was put out by fire crews yesterday (Thursday, November 2).

Hayley Durkin leading the Tommy's and Jo Jingles Jinglethon session at Whittlesey youth club with toddlers and parents EMN-171017-150154009

Toddlers are young explorers

Tommy’s, the miscarriage and stillbirth charity, and Jo Jingles, which provides music, singing and movement classes for children, hosted a Jinglethon at the Whittlesey Youth and Community Centre in Scaldgate.

Drink Shack ram-raided in the early hours. , Whittlesey, Peterborough 18/10/2017.  Picture by Terry Harris / Peterborough Telegraph. THA

Ram-raiders destroy Whittlesey off-licence in ATM raid

Ram-raiders destroyed the front of a Whittlesey off-licence in an attempt to raid an ATM machine.


REVEALED: What time will the Flying Scotsman pass through Spalding, Peterborough, Whittlesey and March today?

The world-famous locomotive The Flying Scotsman will be passing through Spalding, Peterborough, Whittlesey and March today on its way to Ely.

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Teenager arrested at Whittlesey after police pursuit along A605

A teenager has been arrested for several offences after a police chase on the A605 near Whittlesey.

Harrison Grant with Julie Windle

Art exhibition winners

Competition for the Schools Art Exhibition during last month’s Whittlesey Festival have been announced.

King's Dyke level crossing

Long delays on A605 between Peterborough and Whittlesey after King’s Dyke level crossing failure

A failure of the gates at King’s Dyke level crossing caused long delays for motorists on the A605 this morning, Thursday October 12.

Whittlesea Railway Station.

UPDATE: Person killed after being hit by train at Whittlesey

A person has died after being hit by a train at Whittlesea Railway Station this morning.

George and Jean Lowndes from Whittlesey celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with a card from the Queen. EMN-170928-170859009

Love grows stronger after 65 years

After 65 years of marriage the love between George and Jean Lowndes grows stronger.

Education news

Whittlesey school to re-open after being shut for two days

A Whittlesey school is to re-open after being shut for two days.

Education news

Whittlesey school to be shut for a second day

A school in Whittlesey is to be shut for a second day.

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