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Peterborough: 'Critical' to get Covid-19 test and trace scheme correct

Peterborough: 'Critical' to get Covid-19 test and trace scheme correct

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Health and Wellbeing Board has met as part of the National Test and Trace scheme to help prevent a second spike of the coronavirus.
Woman's body found in River Nene identified

Woman's body found in River Nene identified

The body of a woman found in River Nene in Peterborough on Monday, June 29, has been identified
100 days of lockdown: What has happened in Peterborough?

100 days of lockdown: What has happened in Peterborough?

Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a country-wide lockdown on March 23, as non-essential shops, restaurants and pubs closed their doors.
Peterborough police back seatbelt campaign - after issuing 390 tickets in 2019

Peterborough police back seatbelt campaign - after issuing 390 tickets in 2019

Last year, 390 tickets were issued to Cambridgeshire motorists for not wearing a seatbelt - so county police are backing a national seatbelt campaign in a bid to reduce the number of injuries and fatalities on the roads.
Public playgrounds in Peterborough re-opening from July 4

Public playgrounds in Peterborough re-opening from July 4

Families can breathe a sigh of relief as Peterborough City Council says it is now working with Aragon to re-open its outdoor play areas from Saturday, July 4.
Healthwatch Peterborough publishes annual report detailing community success

Healthwatch Peterborough publishes annual report detailing community success

The Healthwatch Cambridge and Peterborough annual report was released today, detailing the group's successes and challenges from the past 12 months.
New nursery opening on July 6 and offering discount

New nursery opening on July 6 and offering discount

A new nursery is opening on Broadway, Peterborough, on July 6 – offering 50% off for the first month.
Thief who could not resist temptation raided Peterborough shop

Thief who could not resist temptation raided Peterborough shop

A thief said that “temptation took over when he stole £200 of stock from Mountain Warehouse.
Business confidence in East of England among lowest in UK

Business confidence in East of England among lowest in UK

Business confidence in the East of England is among the lowest in the UK, according to the latest findings from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking.
Brown bin collection to remain on monthly schedule

Brown bin collection to remain on monthly schedule

Garden waste will continue to be collected only once every four weeks until further notice, Peterborough City Council has informed residents