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Serpentine Green hosts School ‘booknic’ to inspire children to read

Serpentine Green hosts School ‘booknic’ to inspire children to read

More than 250 school children across three schools in Peterborough have taken part in an event to celebrate reading.
Drink driver was swerving and turning lights on and off

Drink driver was swerving and turning lights on and off

A Mercedes car driver seen swerving in Peterborough city centre was found to be over the alcohol limit.
National Busking Day: How easy is it to busk in Peterborough?

National Busking Day: How easy is it to busk in Peterborough?

National Busking Day is July 25 - but how easy is it to celebrate in Peterborough?
'Do not light fires': Woodland Trust urges summer visitors

'Do not light fires': Woodland Trust urges summer visitors

The Woodland Trust has issued a plea for people not to light fires at its countryside sites as the summer holidays start. 
Drink-driver had three passengers in car that ran off road

Drink-driver had three passengers in car that ran off road

A drink-driver who had three passengers when he ran off the A1 in Cambridgeshire has appeared in court.
Revealed: the latest Covid figures where you live

Revealed: the latest Covid figures where you live

Every Peterborough area recorded 10 or more new Covid-19 cases in the week to July 18, new figures show.

Communities coming together for ‘Bretfest’

Bretton community is organising 'Bretfest' after an annual festival became virtual-only, due to pandemic restrictions.
Centre provides safe place for Peterborough communities

Centre provides safe place for Peterborough communities

A centre which aims to give a 'safe place for everyone' is bouncing back after opening its doors again.
Gallery (part 1): Hundreds return for Parkrun

Gallery (part 1): Hundreds return for Parkrun

Peterborough Parkrun returned to Ferry Meadows this morning - to the delight of hundreds of participants.
Drink driver's garage exit alerted police

Drink driver's garage exit alerted police

Pulling out of a filling station at speed caused a drink-driver to attract the attention of police.