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2020 challenges show what Youth Dreams Project is made of

2020 challenges show what Youth Dreams Project is made of

It's a dream time for the Youth Dreams Project as it makes the final in three categories of the Living Sport Awards - after a year to be proud of.
Hermes reveal Christmas delivery cut off dates

Hermes reveal Christmas delivery cut off dates

Delivery services are always busier at Christmas - especially this year as families are forced apart and shoppers stay away from the high street - so Hermes have announced their latest posting dates to ensure delivery before December 25.
Where can you order a drink without a substantial meal in Tier 2?

Where can you order a drink without a substantial meal in Tier 2?

Tougher restrictions have been put in place for Peterborough residents as we enter Tier 2, with one rule including only being able to purchase an alcoholic drink if you're eating a substantial meal.
When does the new Premier Inn open in town?

When does the new Premier Inn open in town?

The first Premier Inn in Peterborough City Centre will be opening its doors and welcoming guests next week, December 10.
Businesses should 'allow staff to continue working from home'

Businesses should 'allow staff to continue working from home'

In a bid to contain the coronavirus infections, businesses across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough are being urged to allow their staff to work from home even now lockdown has been lifted.
Cooker fire in Orton Goldhay

Cooker fire in Orton Goldhay

Crews from Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service attended a cooker at a home in Orton Golday, Peterborough.
'Seek help'; emergency dispatcher shares his mental health journey

'Seek help'; emergency dispatcher shares his mental health journey

Ben Hawkins, an Emergency Dispatch worker from Peterborough, sought help for poor mental health and suicidal feelings. He's encouraging others not to be embarrassed and share their story, and get help if they are struggling. 
Jason's community work is an inspiration for Bretton

Jason's community work is an inspiration for Bretton

Earlier this year Jason Merrill was given an special Mayor's Civic Award in recognition of his dedicated voluntary work with Bretton Parish Council over many years, alongside his work with charities such as Shine and Family Voice.
Man jailed for threatening woman with carving fork and knives

Man jailed for threatening woman with carving fork and knives

Lukasz Ludziak threatened a woman in Peterborough with a carving fork and a large kitchen knife and a Stanley knife.
Maryam's new business can be labelled a success

Maryam's new business can be labelled a success

Peterborough mum Maryam Chagani launched her business in the summer when she was looking for a way to earn during maternity leave.