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Homeschool assignment for the day: Weekday writing

Homeschool assignment for the day: Weekday writing

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 English.
Gluten-free products fly off the shelves leaving 'disaster' for coeliacs

Gluten-free products fly off the shelves leaving 'disaster' for coeliacs

As pasta, flour and bread have been swept off the shelves, coeliacs who already struggle with what they can and cannot eat are facing difficulty over their weekly shop.
COMMENT: Cherishing childhood

COMMENT: Cherishing childhood

I decided to write this week's column about my five-year-old daughter Eliza, with whom I'm spending a lot of time at the moment for obvious reasons.
Cambridgeshire food banks see 30,000 items donated in 14 days

Cambridgeshire food banks see 30,000 items donated in 14 days

Food banks in Cambridgeshire received 30,000 items in two weeks after an appeal for more donations.
Peterborough accountants advise on Self-Employment

Peterborough accountants advise on Self-Employment

Linda Carr, a Peterborough based accountant, has joined the Accountants Mastermind Group (set up by Simon Chaplin of Greenstones) to provide advice and support for employers and self-employed people during the coronavirus pandemic.
'Sound of Peterborough' on Spotify notes rapper Dappy as Number 1

'Sound of Peterborough' on Spotify notes rapper Dappy as Number 1

Peterborough's Spotify playlist has suggested that people from the city have a particular affinity for British rapper Dappy.
Peterborough Matters March 31: What you've said

Peterborough Matters March 31: What you've said

We love hearing from you - whether you're raising serious concerns or sharing a joke - so here's some of the social media chatter from our Facebook and Twitter pages from yesterday.
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?