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Peterborough's coronavirus testing centre opens

Peterborough's coronavirus testing centre opens

Peterborough's East of England Arena and Events Centre has opened up its drive-through coronavirus testing facility for keyworkers.
City campaign will combat mental health issues

City campaign will combat mental health issues

Organisations across the county and Peterborough have joined forces to launch a wellbeing campaign to help people during the coronavirus outbreak.
Vivacity appeals for support from city when lockdown lifts

Vivacity appeals for support from city when lockdown lifts

On Friday, March 20, Vivacity closed all its services to the people of Peterborough. That night we switched off £8 million of our charity’s income, writes Stewart Francis.
Coronavirus: Johnson returns to work, care home tests

Coronavirus: Johnson returns to work, care home tests

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Peterborough fire station raises money for Sue Ryder Hospice

Peterborough fire station raises money for Sue Ryder Hospice

Staff at Dogsthorpe Fire Station raised over £1,000 for Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice through their sports and social club, to help the charity cope during the challenging times. 
Cambridgeshire: mortuary capacity more than doubled

Cambridgeshire: mortuary capacity more than doubled

Cambridgeshire has more than doubled its mortuary capacity in recent weeks, although none of the extra space has yet been used.
Coronavirus: UK lockdown here for some time, 413 new deaths

Coronavirus: UK lockdown here for some time, 413 new deaths

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Proposal to re-open recycling centre in Peterborough

Proposal to re-open recycling centre in Peterborough

There have been proposals to re-open the recycling centre in Fengate, Peterborough following a rise in flytippng incidents. County Council is also feeling the pressure to get the centre up and running. However, this decision awaits until further government guidance.
Coronavirus: the effect on the disabled

Coronavirus: the effect on the disabled

The coronavirus has had a disproportionate effect on disabled people, according to the results of a new survey.
Coronavirus: Fall in crime, hospital deaths pass 20,000

Coronavirus: Fall in crime, hospital deaths pass 20,000

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