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Peterborough councillor takes on 26 hour music marathon

Peterborough councillor takes on 26 hour music marathon

Peterborough councillor Asif Shaheed will be taking on the 2.6 challenge, a campaign launched to support struggling UK charities, with a 26-hour music marathon in aid of SHINE.
Man sentenced following brawl at wake

Man sentenced following brawl at wake

A man has been sentenced for his part in a brawl in the aftermath of a wake in Peterborough.
Peterborough MP to observe Ramadan fasts along with Muslims

Peterborough MP to observe Ramadan fasts along with Muslims

Millions of Muslims across the world will be preparing to begin the holy month of fasting from Friday, where they refrain from eating between dawn and dusk. Peterborough MP, Paul Bristow will be joining the community and observing the fasts for the first week.
COMMENT: When will we get answers?

COMMENT: When will we get answers?

That one word - when?
Florists in Peterborough ‘scraping through’

Florists in Peterborough ‘scraping through’

Peterborough florists are still getting orders for funeral flowers, but business has been very slow. Two business owners share their experience of coping in the lockdown.
Coronavirus: Boris' nurse, testing capabilities

Coronavirus: Boris' nurse, testing capabilities

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No information on Covid-19 in Cambridgeshire care homes

No information on Covid-19 in Cambridgeshire care homes

Questions remain over the number of Covid-19 infections and deaths in Cambridgeshire care homes, with public bodies reluctant to release incomplete figures.
Mayor launches match making service for job seekers and businesses

Mayor launches match making service for job seekers and businesses

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority, led by Mayor James Palmer, has today launched a new digital platform to match job seekers with new roles and businesses with the right staff.
Key Youth Theatre create Les Mis virtual ensemble

Key Youth Theatre create Les Mis virtual ensemble

Key Youth Theatre (KYT), the youth group set up by Peterborough Key Theatre and Kindred Drama, has created an online performance of One Day More, from Les Miserables, to stay connected during lockdown.
Vivacity libraries make Ancestry.com available from home

Vivacity libraries make Ancestry.com available from home

Vivacity has announced a new service in conjunction with Ancestry.com, the UK's largest family history website, for library members to access at home.