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Siblings crowned 'fundraiser champions' for Children’s Air Ambulance

Siblings crowned 'fundraiser champions' for Children’s Air Ambulance

Peterborough siblings become ‘fundraiser champions’ for raising money for the vital Children’s Air Ambulance (TCAA) national charity. 
Covid-19: How our local test and trace system is finding the right contacts

Covid-19: How our local test and trace system is finding the right contacts

From the onset of Covid-19 a robust test and trace system been regarded as a crucial tool in the battle against the pandemic.
An inspiring voice for the Lithuanian community

An inspiring voice for the Lithuanian community

From Lithuania to Peterborough, Snieguolė Maliavskaja shares her journey with Peterborough Matters and how she feels at home in our city while helping its diverse communities.
Peterborough hotel burglar jailed

Peterborough hotel burglar jailed

A Peterborough burglar has been sentenced to 17 months in prison after admitting breaking into a hotel and also threatening a man with a knife. 
M&S Brotherhood plans Christmas hours extension for social distancing

M&S Brotherhood plans Christmas hours extension for social distancing

M&S Brotherhood wants to extend its opening hours in the week leading up to Christmas, to allow customers to socially distance more easily.
Livestreaming technology trial saves lives and police time

Livestreaming technology trial saves lives and police time

A platform that allows members of the public, including 999 callers in the aftermath of a stabbing, to stream live video and share their precise location with police control rooms has been hailed a success following a trial across three forces.
PCH reintroduces visiting restrictions due to increase in Covid-19 cases

PCH reintroduces visiting restrictions due to increase in Covid-19 cases

Visiting for inpatients is no longer allowed at Peterborough City Hospital unless exemptions apply, due to an increase in coronavirus cases.
Conservationist's TV show will take us Inside the Bat Cave

Conservationist's TV show will take us Inside the Bat Cave

A new TV programme from a conservationist with roots in The Deepings will aim to reveal why we should appreciate bats.
Sutton campaigners happy as Highways England announce new route for dualled A47

Sutton campaigners happy as Highways England announce new route for dualled A47

Campaigners are delighted that their proposal for an alternative route for the the A47 dualling between Wansford and Sutton has been chosen after a public consultation.
Poll Results: What do you think about the council proposal to switch off street lights?

Poll Results: What do you think about the council proposal to switch off street lights?

One of the proposals currently being considered by Peterborough City Council to save money is switching the street lights off between midnight and 5am in certain parts of town - but how do readers feel about the plans?