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Katharine or Catherine or Katherine of Aragon: what’s in a name?

Katharine or Catherine or Katherine of Aragon: what’s in a name?

Peterborough’s Katharine of Aragon festival has come and gone for another year, but the debate over how to spell the Tudor queen’s name lives on.
Peterborough's year of reading continues to inspire

Peterborough's year of reading continues to inspire

Peterborough Celebrates Reading, the year-long campaign to celebrate and encourage literacy in the city, continues with a variety of events and activities throughout February for children of all ages.
Drug dealer jailed for three years

Drug dealer jailed for three years

A Peterborough drug dealer has been jailed for three years thanks to a call from a member of the public.
Children's activity centre opening in Serpentine Green

Children's activity centre opening in Serpentine Green

Vivacity is opening an indoor children’s soft play and activity centre at Serpentine Green.
Guest Post: We have to learn together, say Extinction Rebellion Peterborough

Guest Post: We have to learn together, say Extinction Rebellion Peterborough

The national press focuses on the edgier side of the environmental campaign group, but the truth is that it is made up of ordinary people who care, says local organiser Ana Brett
Peterborough puss returns home after four years away

Peterborough puss returns home after four years away

It’s not uncommon for a cat to go missing for a few days or weeks – but one adventurous local cat has been returned to his owner after four years away.
Peterborough families encouraged to take on the Big Pedal challenge

Peterborough families encouraged to take on the Big Pedal challenge

Families from Peterborough are being encouraged to sign up for the Big Pedal 2020 challenge to get young people across the city competing to rack up the most sustainable miles travelled.
Local children's author announces Peterborough book signing

Local children's author announces Peterborough book signing

Local children's author Joanne Hutchinson has announced a book signing at Waterstones Peterborough on February 29.

INTERACTIVE MAP - Peterborough's food hotspots and grotspots

Finding a location for a meal or takeaway can be a tasty task - but do you really know the health standards of the venue where you're eating?
February half term activities in Peterborough

February half term activities in Peterborough

Are you looking for some half-term activities in Peterborough? Here's what we found for you: