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Have your say on county's open space and parks

Have your say on county's open space and parks

Have your say on how people used natural open space, parks and the countryside during lockdown in a new survey
Peterborough weather brightening up for weekend

Peterborough weather brightening up for weekend

Don't let the Thursday murkiness fool you - the outlook for Saturday to Monday is fine and dry with sunny spells for a lot of the region.
Peterborough John Lewis to reopen by the end of the month

Peterborough John Lewis to reopen by the end of the month

The final wave of John Lewis openings has been confirmed - with the Peterborough store set to reopen on July 30.
Hollywood Bowl calls to reopen centre to save jobs

Hollywood Bowl calls to reopen centre to save jobs

Peterborough's Hollywood Bowl expected to open on July 4, but following government guidelines was forced to remain closed – they have since called for the government to reassess.
Assistant chief constable retires from police service

Assistant chief constable retires from police service

Assistant Chief Constable Paul Fullwood is retiring after 30 years-plus of police and military service.
Plans to move urgent treatment, out of hours GP services to Peterborough City Hospital

Plans to move urgent treatment, out of hours GP services to Peterborough City Hospital

A proposal has been made to relocate certain NHS services from the City Care Centre on Thorpe Road to the Peterborough City Hospital (PCH) site in Bretton. An eight-week public consultation process will be required before any decision is made. 
Axe discovered in sofa in Peterborough

Axe discovered in sofa in Peterborough

This axe was discovered down the side of a sofa during a police search in a Peterborough home
The Peterborough square hosting giant rats and burned out caravans

The Peterborough square hosting giant rats and burned out caravans

The burned out caravan before us, which had also rendered two vehicles either side totally unusable, had been set alight at the start of April.
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’.