Large police presence in Hampton - two people cautioned for assaulting a police officer

Two people were cautioned for assaulting a police officer.

Laura Hall with parents and babies raising money for Tommy's EMN-180506-131447009

Babies go glitzy to raise money for charity

A fundraising team of babies from Peterborough Baby Sensory donned glitzy costumes and waved their jazz hands during their hour long class to raise money for baby charity Tommy’s.


Armed masked men raid Peterborough Starbucks

Armed masked men got away with hundreds of pounds in cash during a terrifying raid at a coffee shop in Peterborough.

Fire news

Deliberate car fire in Hampton spreads to nearby house

A car fire in Hampton spread to a neighbouring house.


Man charged with drink driving after motorcyclist suffers life-changing injuries in crash in Peterborough

A man has been charged with drink driving after a motorcyclist was seriously injured in a crash in Peterborough at the weekend.

The scene of the crash on Fletton Parkway this evening

Rush hour chaos as jack-knifed pick-up with trailer blocks Fletton Parkway in Peterborough - long delays

A jack-knifed pick up truck pulling a trailer is causing long delays on Fletton Parkway in Peterborough this afternoon, Friday May 25.

Peterborough primary rated ‘Inadequate’ in highly critical report

Hampton Vale Primary School has been rated as ‘Inadequate’ after receiving a highly critical Ofsted report.

Shailesh Vara and Fiona Onasanya

Peterborough MPs differ on new Leveson inquiry into the press

Peterborough’s MPs have taken opposite stances over whether to establish a new inquiry into the media.


Drivers’ lucky escape after head-on crash closes A15

Drivers escaped with minor injuries from the wreckage of a crash which left a main road in Peterborough shut for several hours.


A15 in Hampton closed after collision

The A15 in Hampton Vale was closed this morning after a two vehicle road collision.

The A1M roadworks are underway, but motorists are facing long delays.

Drivers facing long delays on routes around Peterborough as A1m roadworks begin

Motorists are facing gridlock on routes around Peterborough this morning as major roadworks on the A1m between Haddon and Norman Cross begin.
Officers searched the man and found he was carrying a Taser disguised as a flash light, knuckle duster, lock knife and spanner

Peterborough teenager who carried taser, knife and knuckle duster for protection, sentenced

A Peterborough teenager who carried a taser and knuckle duster for ‘self-protection’ has been sentenced to 18 months in a youth offenders’ institute.
Police accident

UPDATE: Driver taken to hospital with serious injuries after colliding with barrier on Peterborough parkway

A driver was taken to hospital with serious injuries after colliding with a barrier on a parkway in Peterborough.

An artist's impression of the new development

Go ahead for new homes, restaurant, pub and café in Hampton despite parking concerns

A new large development in Hampton with a restaurant, pub and café has received planning permission despite concerns over a lack of parking.

Andrew Anderson at Coriander Drive, Hampton. EMN-181104-164508009

Peterborough homeowner left waiting 18 months for new road to be finished wants law change

A frustrated homeowner whose residential road was not completed for more than 18 months has called for a change in the law.

UROCK Theatre

Thought provoking double bill heading to Hampton theatre this weekend

U ROCK Theatre and National Theatre Connections presents a double bill at The Undercroft in Serpentine Green in Hampton, this week.

Whats on
Darren Bisby-Boyd with son Corey and wife Amanda

Dad ‘owes his life’ to son (8) after stroke

A courageous eight-year-old boy helped save his dad’s life after he had a stroke at their home in Hampton Hargate.

Marco Sementa

Former local Peterborough footballer raises £13,000 for charity

A former local footballer has now raised £13,000 from his charity matches.

Hampton Hargate Primary School EMN-180903-150646009

No answer to waiting list for school place

There is no answer to ending the waiting list for primary school places in Hampton, according to a senior Peterborough City Council officer.

Police news

Man assaulted by gang of men and threatened with large knife after altercation in Peterborough shop

A man was beaten up by a group of men, one of whom was holding a large knife, following an altercation in a Peterborough shop.

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