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Teenagers 'stable' in hospital after stabbing – but no arrests made yet

Teenagers 'stable' in hospital after stabbing – but no arrests made yet

Two teenagers are in hospital with stab wounds following an attack on Bluebell Avenue, Peterborough, last night (October 28).
Virtual Open Day will showcase best of UCP

Virtual Open Day will showcase best of UCP

As part of our ongoing partnership with University Centre Peterborough I went back into education for a morning - and was impressed by what I saw.
Man jailed for exploiting and forcing woman into a sham marriage

Man jailed for exploiting and forcing woman into a sham marriage

A man was sentenced at Peterborough Crown Court for exploiting a Slovakian woman and forcing her into a sham marriage and made threats that she and her family would be killed if she refused. 
Hand sanitiser to be dispensed with your parking ticket

Hand sanitiser to be dispensed with your parking ticket

Peterborough City Council has become the first local authority in the UK to adopt Flowbird Park and Sanitise technology, in a bid to minimise covid risk.
Weather: Heavy rain and risk of gales for Halloween weekend

Weather: Heavy rain and risk of gales for Halloween weekend

The Halloween forecast for this year predicts heavy rain and risk of gales - just as well trick-or-treating isn't recommended this year!
Queensgate's Santa's Grotto cancelled this year due to Covid-19

Queensgate's Santa's Grotto cancelled this year due to Covid-19

Christmas will be different at Queensgate, Peterborough this year – and unfortunately, Santa will not be coming to town.
Appeal after arson attack on Peterborough property

Appeal after arson attack on Peterborough property

Cambridgeshire Fire services were called to a house fire on October 28, on Welland Road, Peterborough. 
Accident leaves traffic lights out of use on London Road

Accident leaves traffic lights out of use on London Road

Traffic lights in Yaxley, Peterborough, will be replaced with temporary signals following an accident which resulted in the stop lights being out of use.
Peterborough Cathedral creates special Covid-19 prayer trail

Peterborough Cathedral creates special Covid-19 prayer trail

Peterborough Cathedral has created a special prayer trail to help people to find space to lament and acknowledge the multiple effects of Covid-19 on their lives, both individually and as a community. 
Stop and search up by 57% in Peterborough and Cambridgeshire

Stop and search up by 57% in Peterborough and Cambridgeshire

Stop and search incidents have risen by 57% in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, according to the latest figures.