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Bereavement support for families losing loved ones due to coronavirus

Bereavement support for families losing loved ones due to coronavirus

Newly-launched nurse-led bereavement service is supporting families and relatives who have faced bereavements during covid 19 in and around Peterborough. 
Peterborough print company picks up £7.6m PPE contract

Peterborough print company picks up £7.6m PPE contract

A Peterborough-based company has won a government deal to support frontline health and care staff with over 7.6 million 3D printed protective face shields, which will boost its workforce by 100.
New Theatre Academy running 'virtual' West End Bootcamp

New Theatre Academy running 'virtual' West End Bootcamp

As they say, the show must go on, Virtual West End bootcamps have continued at Peterborough’s New Theatre, keeping young people entertained in the lockdown. 
Daughter sews 'thank you' banners for NHS staff including mum

Daughter sews 'thank you' banners for NHS staff including mum

Peterborough resident spent lockdown sewing ‘thank you’ banners for Mum and her colleagues working for NHS.
Boxer sets up home gym for fitness after 'charity match' called off

Boxer sets up home gym for fitness after 'charity match' called off

Peterborough resident sets up home gym after charity boxing match cancelled due to lockdown to keep up with fitness. 
Learning Disability Week: Staff create special charity shop for tenants

Learning Disability Week: Staff create special charity shop for tenants

Next week (June 15-21) is Mencap’s Learning Disability Week where the theme is “friendships during lock down.”
Queensgate re-opening - here's what to expect

Queensgate re-opening - here's what to expect

Management and staff have been busy preparing to re-open Peterborough's Queensgate shopping centre after 13 weeks. Read on to find out details of what measures shoppers can expect. 
Coronavirus: Fears over winter effect for care homes

Coronavirus: Fears over winter effect for care homes

Concerns have been raised as “winter is coming” and experts worry it will bring with it added pressure on care homes still struggling with the impacts of Covid-19.
No re-opening date for Van Hage Peterborough

No re-opening date for Van Hage Peterborough

Peterborough’s popular garden centre Van Hage, based in Eye, remains closed but online orders and click and collect have resumed for shoppers. 
Peterborough Cathedral, Mosques, Temple 'not rushing to re-open'

Peterborough Cathedral, Mosques, Temple 'not rushing to re-open'

Peterborough Cathedral, local mosques and temples all say that they aren’t rushing to open the doors, following the government announcement allowing them to re-welcome worshippers for 'private prayers' from June 15.