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Carer, cadet, and now councillor: Meet Rylan Ray

Carer, cadet, and now councillor: Meet Rylan Ray

When Rylan Ray recently returned to his old school Fulbridge Academy, staff reminded him of an election-style event they held in 2010, when he acted as a campaign manager.
Rishi Sunak’s spending plans at a glance: a windfall tax and a universal grant

Rishi Sunak’s spending plans at a glance: a windfall tax and a universal grant

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has returned to the Commons to unveil a new £15 billion emergency package of measures to support households through the cost-of-living crisis.
Deepings Snow Ball organisers hand over £5600 to hospice as date for next event is announced

Deepings Snow Ball organisers hand over £5600 to hospice as date for next event is announced

Big-hearted business owners, Emma Lannigan and Paula Machin, have presented Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice with a cheque for £5600 - money they helped to raise through their sell-out Snow Ball in 2021.
Man stabbed partner in neck while she held their five-month-old

Man stabbed partner in neck while she held their five-month-old

A man stabbed his partner in the neck as she held their five-month-old baby, missing a major artery by millimetres.
Charities back call for new Changing Places toilets in Peterborough

Charities back call for new Changing Places toilets in Peterborough

A campaign to improve disability access in Peterborough city centre is moving forward with a large fundraising push for new fully accessible toilet facilities.
Jacko, Elvis and Housewives: A Jubilee June at The Cresset

Jacko, Elvis and Housewives: A Jubilee June at The Cresset

June is a busy month at the Cresset.
Rishi Sunak set to announce windfall tax and possible energy bill grant

Rishi Sunak set to announce windfall tax and possible energy bill grant

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is expected to cave in to pressure to impose a windfall tax on the soaring profits of oil and gas firms when he unveils a significant package to ease the cost-of-living crisis later today.
Outgoing Mayor congratulated for work during difficult year

Outgoing Mayor congratulated for work during difficult year

Outgoing Mayor of the City of Peterborough, Cllr Steven Lane has been thanked and congratulated at a ceremony.
Peterborough business experts to provide free advice at open evening

Peterborough business experts to provide free advice at open evening

Business experts including a solicitor, an accountant, and a cyber security expert are to provide free advice to business owners at an upcoming open evening.
Howley crime spree involved attack with pole, a car crash and spitting in police officer's face

Howley crime spree involved attack with pole, a car crash and spitting in police officer's face

Drug driver Rickey Howley attacked a man with a metal pole, went on to crash his car, flee the scene and spit in a police officer’s face.