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Medication flytipped and trolley filled with excrement in Ortons

Medication flytipped and trolley filled with excrement in Ortons

From medications to a trolley full of ‘poo’ - it has been a week of “finding disgusting flytipping” in Orton this week. 
Werrington man allegedly breached slavery order around Central Park

Werrington man allegedly breached slavery order around Central Park

A Werrington man has appeared in court over an alleged breach of a Slavery and Trafficking Risk Order.
Awareness workshop held after reports of rise in honour-based abuse

Awareness workshop held after reports of rise in honour-based abuse

An awareness workshop has taken place on recognising and dealing with honour-based abuse and forced marriage.
Man sentenced for 'brutal and unprovoked' attack in Bretton park

Man sentenced for 'brutal and unprovoked' attack in Bretton park

A Peterborough man has been given a suspended sentence for a “brutal and unprovoked” assault.
Schools and libraries to receive new book on domestic abuse

Schools and libraries to receive new book on domestic abuse

Schools and libraries in Peterborough are to receive a new book about coping with domestic abuse at home.
New helpline for banks’ customers to stop scammers in their tracks

New helpline for banks’ customers to stop scammers in their tracks

A fraud victim from Peterborough has welcomed plans to launch a new telephone hotline connecting people directly with their bank if they fear they are being scammed.
Blue Monday: boy band star Lee fails in ban appeal bid

Blue Monday: boy band star Lee fails in ban appeal bid

Pop star Lee Ryan has failed to temporarily suspend a driving ban imposed at Peterborough Magistrates’ Court last month.
Teenager wore stolen top hat and scarf while causing damage in banks

Teenager wore stolen top hat and scarf while causing damage in banks

A Peterborough teenager wore a top hat and scarf he’d taken during a burglary when he deliberately caused damage at three city centre banks and building societies.
Man seriously injured after bottle attack in Westwood

Man seriously injured after bottle attack in Westwood

A man was taken to hospital with serious injuries following a 'bottle attack' in Westwood in Peterborough on Friday evening (September 24). 
Family’s tribute to ‘lovable’ father Dean Ryan who died in London Road crash

Family’s tribute to ‘lovable’ father Dean Ryan who died in London Road crash

The family of a 31-year-old man who died following a crash in Peterborough yesterday (September 26) have paid tribute to him.