Peterborough man charged after armed police called to Yaxley street

A Peterborough man will appear in court after armed police were called to an incident in Yaxley on Saturday.


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.

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.
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Derelict building and mobility scooter deliberately set on fire in Peterborough and Yaxley

A derelict building and mobility scooter were deliberately set on fire.


PHOTO SPECIAL: Peterborough’s Gym of the Year top 3 revealed

Gym owner Simon Gomm is going to need a bigger shelf after his Dogsthorpe Road-based Fitness Station lifted the Peterborough Telegraph Gym of the Year title for an incredible third year running.

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UPDATE: Delays on A1M after four HGVs collide

There were queues on the A1M this morning (Monday, April 23) following a collision between four HGVs.


Fire crews tackle fire at property in Yaxley

Fire crews are at a blaze at a house in Yaxley this afternoon.

'No sentence will ever bring back these two young men' - Driver jailed for killing Yaxley 'best friends' after cocaine binge

A BMW driver who fatally struck two Yaxley friends after an 18-hour cocaine binge in which he took drugs at the wheel and then later fled across fields with £72,000 in a suitcase has been jailed for 12 years.

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Bravery reward for man punched in face chasing after Yaxley double-fatal driver

A man who was punched in the face after chasing the driver who ran over and killed two Yaxley young men has been rewarded for his bravery.


VIDEO: CCTV released showing driver on 18-hour cocaine binge who ran down Yaxley 'best friends' before fleeing - sentencing today

A BMW driver who fatally struck two Yaxley friends after an 18-hour cocaine binge in which he took drugs at the wheel and then later fled across fields with £72,000 in a suitcase, will be sentenced today.
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.


LETTER: Why is Peterborough south of the River Nene getting a bad deal?

I would like to know the ratio of building north and south of the river in Peterborough.

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Landmark Peterborough development to be unlocked with work due to start on key road

Peterborough Highway Services is to design and build the new Yaxley link road at the landmark Great Haddon development following confirmation of government funding to support the development.

Yaxley Amateur Players present Robin Hood

Forest fun as Yaxley Amateur Players present Robin Hood

Yaxley Amateur Players return to the stage today (Saturday) with Robin Hood, which has been given the panto makeover treatment by David Griffin-Stephens (Treasure Island, Happy Ever After).

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When do you take your Christmas decorations down?

LETTER: Leaving the Christmas decorations up until February - Right and proper I say

In my house we leave at least one of the Christmas decorations up until the beginning of February.

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UPDATE: Death of woman in Yaxley being investigated by police

Police are this morning continuing to investigate an unexplained death at a property in Yaxley.


VIDEO UPDATE: Police investigate unexplained sudden death in Yaxley

Police are at the scene of a sudden, unexplained death in Yaxley this evening, Friday January 12

Police cordon off property in Yaxley after serious incident

Police and scene of crime officers have cordoned off a property in Yaxley this evening, Friday January 12.
The road is closed following a burst water main

Burst water main closes Holme road

A burst water main has shut a road in Holme this afternoon, Tuesday January 9.

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Group on song with donation

A fun singing group hit the right note with a £500 donation to Magpas, the voluntary emergency service.

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