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Peterborough Coronavirus (COVID-19) News

Covid: Board says figures are 'stable'

Covid: Board says figures are 'stable'

Covid figures at our hospitals are now 'stable,' a meeting heard.
Restrictions to be partially relaxed at PCH this week

Restrictions to be partially relaxed at PCH this week

Visitor restrictions are to be partially relaxed at Peterborough City Hospital trust from October 13. 
All you need to know about Covid booster and flu jabs this winter

All you need to know about Covid booster and flu jabs this winter

The biggest flu programme in the NHS’s history is under way and Covid booster jabs are also being rolled out. 
Covid: Holiday options boosted as 47 countries cut from red list

Covid: Holiday options boosted as 47 countries cut from red list

A total of 47 countries including South Africa, Mexico and Thailand will be removed from England’s red list on Monday, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has announced.
Face masks advised for city schools as Covid figures rise

Face masks advised for city schools as Covid figures rise

The Directors of Public Health and of Education in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough have recommended that secondary schools reintroduce measures to stop the spread of COVID-19, including face-coverings.
'How much harder do we have to work?' - city families react to Universal Credit cuts

'How much harder do we have to work?' - city families react to Universal Credit cuts

The extra £20 universal credit top-up payments, introduced in April 2020, were a huge benefit to families in Peterborough. But, from today (October 6), the government will stop them. 

Covid advice re-instated after cases rise in city schools

Peterborough parents have been reminded about the importance of cleanliness for young people as the number of COVID-19 cases in schools continues to rise. 
Covid-hero award for Peterborough's Star Day nursery

Covid-hero award for Peterborough's Star Day nursery

Peterborough-based Stars Day Nurseries are celebrating after one of their team won a Covid-19 Hero of the Year award.
Specialist sports shop to downsize after pandemic impact

Specialist sports shop to downsize after pandemic impact

Specialist sports equipment shop G & L Sports is to focus solely on hockey sticks as it recovers from the impact of Covid, it has announced.
Patient's 'four-month endoscopy wait' amid record NHS waiting figures

Patient's 'four-month endoscopy wait' amid record NHS waiting figures

Healthwatch Peterborough and Cambridgeshire has invited members of the public who are waiting for NHS treatment to share their experiences.