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Plea to practise safe sex and get tested after STIs rise across region

Plea to practise safe sex and get tested after STIs rise across region

Health professionals have issued a plea to make sure sex is kept safe and to get tested following a rise of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) post-lockdown.
Volunteers take part in NHS cancer trial

Volunteers take part in NHS cancer trial

A large number of Peterborough people have volunteered for a ground-breaking cancer test trial. 
Four people arrested following Amazon protests in Peterborough

Four people arrested following Amazon protests in Peterborough

Four people have been arrested following a protest at the Amazon distribution centre in Stanground.
Gallery: Creatives take over Cathedral Square with live graffiti street art

Gallery: Creatives take over Cathedral Square with live graffiti street art

Cathedral Square came alive on Sunday (November 28) with the city's most well-known artists performing live graffiti street art. 
Pensioner killed after being hit by two cars

Pensioner killed after being hit by two cars

A 76-year-old from Yaxley has died after being struck by two cars in Whittlesey on Saturday (November 27). 
Join Queensgate for Westgate Arcade Christmas Festival

Join Queensgate for Westgate Arcade Christmas Festival

The Westgate Arcade Christmas Festival begins on Friday December 3, running daily until Sunday December 5.
Priest publishes new book of 'Pandemic poetry'

Priest publishes new book of 'Pandemic poetry'

Revd Helena Del Pino has published a new book of poetry which was written in the first lockdown.
Charity launches online directory to help local residents shop sustainably

Charity launches online directory to help local residents shop sustainably

Charity PECT announces the launch of RE-Directory, an online directory that helps local residents find organisations to reduce, reuse and recycle their waste
Delivery driver used city centre footpath 'to meet target time'

Delivery driver used city centre footpath 'to meet target time'

A food delivery moped rider has admitted using a city centre footpath as a shortcut to help meet a target time.
Nine points for driver who crashed into parked vehicles

Nine points for driver who crashed into parked vehicles

A Peterborough driver who collided with parked vehicles after coming round a bend at speed has been given nine penalty points.