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Arsonist set fire to hostel

Arsonist set fire to hostel

A man who put hostel residents in danger by setting fire to his room has been sentenced.
Peterborough Girl About ambassador joins Happy Hour at Home

Peterborough Girl About ambassador joins Happy Hour at Home

Girl About, a community-focused travel and lifestyle brand, has launched a new initiative to support parents and kids in the region and across the UK over the coming weeks and months.
Picture of the Day

Picture of the Day

Mark Pearson was at Nene Park at the optimum time to see the sunset and get a picture. Does anyone else think the clouds and their reflection look a bit like a butterfly?
Coronavirus:  Nine deaths confirmed at Peterborough City Hospital and Hinchingbrooke Hospital

Coronavirus: Nine deaths confirmed at Peterborough City Hospital and Hinchingbrooke Hospital

The total number of deaths in Peterborough City Hospital and Hinchingbrooke Hospital of people who tested positive for coronavirus is now nine.
Support services for victims of crime in Cambridgeshire continue to be available

Support services for victims of crime in Cambridgeshire continue to be available

The acting Police and Crime Commissioner has assured victims of crime that vital support services are still available throughout the coronavirus emergency.
Peterborough fitness instructor launches free women-only online sessions

Peterborough fitness instructor launches free women-only online sessions

Personal trainer, Yasmin Siddique, is holding live online fitness sessions for women only in Peterborough, to help them stay active during the current lockdown.
Vulnerable residents sent emergency food packages from government

Vulnerable residents sent emergency food packages from government

Peterborough citizens who are considered vulnerable have been sent a care package filled with essential food.
Peterborough hospital to stop accepting hot food donations for staff

Peterborough hospital to stop accepting hot food donations for staff

Staff at Peterborough City Hospital have been overwhelmed with kind donations from the members of public. However, it has now said it won't be able to accept hot food donations - they suggest NHS discounts as an alternative.
Police stop car collecting cannabis making very 'non-essential' trip

Police stop car collecting cannabis making very 'non-essential' trip

Peterborough Police officers have stopped the occupants of a vehicle who broke a period of social distancing to apparently pick up cannabis.
Homeschool assignment for the day: Super Science

Homeschool assignment for the day: Super Science

Gladstone Primary Academy have shared some of their home-school assignments with us so that we can share them with you. Today's lesson is science.