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Peterborough builder reaches final for Screwfix Top Tradesperson 2020

Peterborough builder reaches final for Screwfix Top Tradesperson 2020

A Peterborough builder is celebrating his reaching the final of Screwfix Top Tradesperson 2020.
Meet the man who is running the 'London Marathon' for Sue Ryder

Meet the man who is running the 'London Marathon' for Sue Ryder

Peterborough father Matthew Mahabadi will be running his own 'London Marathon' on October 4 - on the streets of Peterborough.
Rain and tumbling temperatures as warm weather disappears

Rain and tumbling temperatures as warm weather disappears

The recent sunny weather came to an abrupt end yesterday, with heavy rain in Peterborough overnight - and forecasters say temperatures will now plunge in the days ahead.
Resident DJ nights off the table at Brewery Tap as new restrictions kick in

Resident DJ nights off the table at Brewery Tap as new restrictions kick in

The Brewery Tap has confirmed that the change to Covid-19 guidelines means that its Saturday evening DJ residencies will be cancelled until further notice.
Coronavirus contact tracing app rolls out across England and Wales

Coronavirus contact tracing app rolls out across England and Wales

A coronavirus contact tracing app is launching across England and Wales on Thursday in what the Health Secretary has called “an important step forward” in our fight against the “invisible killer”
Poll Results: Are you using your car less since lockdown?

Poll Results: Are you using your car less since lockdown?

The restriction of movement during lockdown led to reduced traffic, fewer accidents and improved air quality due to less pollution - but have Peterborough Matters readers kept this up since lockdown was lifted?
Parents urged to sign up for free flu vaccination

Parents urged to sign up for free flu vaccination

Parents of primary school aged children in Peterborough are being encouraged to take advantage of the free flu vaccination this year over fears of a 'double threat' from flu and Covid.
Prolific burglar broke into another house while awaiting sentence

Prolific burglar broke into another house while awaiting sentence

John-Paul Ellis, 38, has been jailed after breaking into another house while awaiting sentence.
Peterborough performer joins cast of London musical

Peterborough performer joins cast of London musical

A Peterborough performing arts student has joined the workshop of a new London musical.
Award-winning event production company calls for government support

Award-winning event production company calls for government support

Pearce Hire, an award-winning technical production company based in Peterborough, has joined much of the live events industry in demanding more support from the government as further coronavirus restrictions come into action.