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Successful push for industry leading Network Rail tunnel project

Successful push for industry leading Network Rail tunnel project

Not bad for nine days work: an 11,000 tonne curved concrete box has been successfully pushed under the East Coast Main Line at Werrington, Peterborough, in a first for UK engineering.
Crews deal with house fire in Peterborough city centre

Crews deal with house fire in Peterborough city centre

Fire crews attend to a house fire in Peterborough city centre. 
Reports of fears for children living with domestic abuse rise by 93% in east

Reports of fears for children living with domestic abuse rise by 93% in east

Calls to the NSPCC's helpline from adults worried about a child's welfare have soared by 93% across the east during the Covid-19 pandemic, the charity has revealed. 
Covid: 100 deaths recorded in three weeks at Trust hospitals

Covid: 100 deaths recorded in three weeks at Trust hospitals

A further 21 Covid-19 patients being treated in North West Anglia hospitals have passed away since January 20.
Government to look at potential of relaxing 'some measures' next month

Government to look at potential of relaxing 'some measures' next month

Some measures could be relaxed next month, Prime Minister Boris Johnson has suggested.
First large-scale vaccination centre opens in Peterborough

First large-scale vaccination centre opens in Peterborough

The first large-scale vaccination centre in Peterborough has been launched, and will begin vaccinating those over 80 from Wednesday.
Consultation period begins on Barnack Neighbourhood Plan

Consultation period begins on Barnack Neighbourhood Plan

Residents in Barnack are being invited to have their say on a proposed Neighbourhood Plan for the area, with a proposed vision developing the area between 2020 and 2036.
CCG reminds people coming for Covid-19 vaccine to be safe on roads

CCG reminds people coming for Covid-19 vaccine to be safe on roads

NHS Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has reminded people to stay safe as they travel for their Covid-19 vaccine.
Gallery: Peterborough shares their snow pictures

Gallery: Peterborough shares their snow pictures

Peterborough had a significant amount of snow on Sunday, January 24 – and members of the public have been sharing their snow pictures:
Peterborough set for dry and sunny day after snowy weekend

Peterborough set for dry and sunny day after snowy weekend

The snow hasn't melted, but Monday is set to start cold and bright across Peterborough - although forecasters have warned milder weather and the risk of flooding are just around the corner.