Why Craig is the Key to the success of the Riverside restaurant
MEET THE CHEF: Craig Lemmon is the Head Chef and Restaurant Manager at the Vivacity Riverside Restaurant, housed within Peterborough’s Key Theatre. Much-travelled and experienced chef Craig has been in charge at the pretty, glass fronted establishment, overlooking the River Nene, since last October, and has gradually stamped his mark on the menus.
Five questions to see if you could you be a volunteer cat fosterer
The summer months bring a feeling of desperation to animal charities. Nearly all phone calls from the public are to report heavily pregnant stray cats, abandoned or unwanted litters of kittens dumped in the hope of someone finding them, some as young as a few days old found in boxes, left to die. And then there are the mum cats with young kittens found in sheds, garages and gardens.
Pop-up choir to sing for Peterborough’s Sue Ryder Thorpe hall Hospice
More than 80 specially-recruited women from across the city and beyond will perform live on stage at The Cresset in Peterborough on Saturday (July 21) in the Sing for Life 2018 gala charity concert, supporting Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice.
The best places in Peterborough for live music and DJs
There’s two new bands mnaking their debuts at Peterborough’s The Met tonight and a great night of funk, soul, disco, and hip-hop from Shaka Loves You at The Lightbox tomorrow - not to mention Dusk til Dawn (pictured) at Charters’ Sunday Sessions.
Busted! The Peterborough rogues renting and subletting unsafe houses
Our Housing Enforcement Team has successfully tackled a group of individuals who were subletting unsafe houses in the city, writes Rob Hill, assistant director for Community Safety at Peterborough City Council.
Is Peterborough’s cycling ban forward thinking or small-minded penny pinching?
This column is dedicated to Mark Booker and his friend who, a few weeks ago, cycled through Peterborough on their way from Southend to Bridlington along the national cycle network, writes Peterborough Civic Society’s Toby Wood.
The 11 best things to do in Peterborough this week
Youth Jam 18 will take over Cathedral Square on Saturday bringing a day-long programme of events and performances giving young people a chance to take the spotlight through live music, theatre and dance.
Another chance to find a golden ticket and win a £150 prize
We have teamed up with Queensgate Shopping Centre in Peterborough to offer you the chance to hunt for prizes worth £600 as part of the celebration of Independent Retailer Month and Westgate Arcade’s 90th anniversary,