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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.
Celebs giving free classes to children – including Maths and Science

Celebs giving free classes to children – including Maths and Science

Parents are doing their best with home schooling their little ones in the difficult time we're facing, but luckily, they're getting a helping hand from some of our favourite celebrities.
Coronavirus video round-up: mental health, new test centre; most affected countries

Coronavirus video round-up: mental health, new test centre; most affected countries

A bite-size look at some of the coronavirus stories you may have missed
Cambs fire and rescue being called out for deliberate fires, urge caution

Cambs fire and rescue being called out for deliberate fires, urge caution

Cambridgeshire fire services say they are still having to attend to fires started deliberately. They are urging people to excercise caution and be fire safe.