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Peterborough Rugby Club restarts training post lockdown

Peterborough Rugby Club restarts training post lockdown

Players are jumping with joy as Peterborough Rugby Union Football Club returns to the field post lockdown. 
‘VAT drop sounds encouraging’, says café owner

‘VAT drop sounds encouraging’, says café owner

On your next visit to a pub or a café or even a B&B in Peterborough, you might find a pleasant change in your bill. This is thanks to the Chancellor's VAT reduction across the hospitality sector announced as part of his ‘Kickstart scheme’.
'Friendly benches' to help those who have been shielding

'Friendly benches' to help those who have been shielding

A new ‘Friendly Benches' scheme has been launched in Bretton Park, Peterborough, to help those who have been left feeling isolated by the ongoing pandemic.
Police find 'Aladdin's Cave' as stolen goods, drugs and firearms seized

Police find 'Aladdin's Cave' as stolen goods, drugs and firearms seized

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A drugs, possession of firearms and handling stolen goods, following a drugs warrant in Eastfield Road, Peterborough.
Stamp duty news is great for homebuyers, says housebuilder

Stamp duty news is great for homebuyers, says housebuilder

A stamp duty holiday – which will save homebuyers up to £15,000 – is a major boost for the housing market in Cambridgeshire, according to a regional housebuilder
'Cuckooing' victim supported by police during drug search

'Cuckooing' victim supported by police during drug search

Peterborough police rescued a ‘cuckooing’ victim during a drug search, it has been revealed.
Bill's reopens 29 more restaurants while Peterborough stays closed

Bill's reopens 29 more restaurants while Peterborough stays closed

Bill's are yet to confirm an opening date for the Peterborough restaurant, but 29 other locations have confirmed they will be welcoming customers back in.
Archie celebrates 5th birthday with extravagant drive-by

Archie celebrates 5th birthday with extravagant drive-by

A five-year-old birthday boy celebrated his big day in style with numerous super cars driving past his home before stopping so he could see them up close
Beautician cried after seeing client gain 'new found confidence'

Beautician cried after seeing client gain 'new found confidence'

Kerry Hutson, founder of Kerry Louise Cosmetics, has been building her business for four years, and this year, it has landed her a spot in the final for Peterborough's Small Business Awards.
'Furlough bonus package' announced to help employers bring back staff

'Furlough bonus package' announced to help employers bring back staff

'If you stand by your workers, we will stand by you' - this was the message sent to businesses in Peterborough today as Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak announced a new ‘Furlough Bonus Package’.