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New feminist zine providing strong canvas for local artists

New feminist zine providing strong canvas for local artists

The first issue of a new zine showcasing the work of feminist artists from in and around the city has been published by Paper Rhino, a Peterborough-based workers' co-operative specialising in visual art, animation and design.
Peterborough Super Worm Moon pictures may be ruined by rain

Peterborough Super Worm Moon pictures may be ruined by rain

The third full moon of 2020 is going to be a big one - it'll be a Super Worm Moon on Monday night - but it might be hard to spot from Peterborough.
Picture of the Day: March 7

Picture of the Day: March 7

Shanks Millennium bridge is part of the Peterborough Green Wheel and is our location for today's picture, submitted by Andrea Moore.
Civic Awards: Outstanding community outreach recognised

Civic Awards: Outstanding community outreach recognised

The winners of the 2020 Peterborough Civic Awards have been announced by the Peterborough City Council.
COMPETITION: Win tickets to Peterborough United vs Blackpool

COMPETITION: Win tickets to Peterborough United vs Blackpool

Two tickets to Peterborough United's game against Blackpool on March 29 are up for grabs with our quiz.
People who Matter: Mohammed Sayeed - a man with many missions

People who Matter: Mohammed Sayeed - a man with many missions

This week it’s the turn of Mohammed Sayeed- who has been nominated by Helen Walkinshaw, although his name was echoed by many more for his efforts to keep the community united and safe.
Thorpe Hall hospice gets an Easter egg craving

Thorpe Hall hospice gets an Easter egg craving

Staff at Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall hospice are appealing for Easter egg donations from Peterborough residents to raise funds for families needing their expert care.
PAUL STAINTON: Reclaim the city centre!

PAUL STAINTON: Reclaim the city centre!

Before I poke a longish, handy object into something gooey, that needs a shake, let me first say it is a pleasure to have my chubby little digits back on a keyboard and expressing my ‘two penneth worth.’
UPDATE: Misleading figures lead to confusion over coronavirus confirmation

UPDATE: Misleading figures lead to confusion over coronavirus confirmation

Public Health England has clarified that there are no confirmed cases of coronavirus in Peterborough.
Mountain Warehouse closing Peterborough store on Bridge Street

Mountain Warehouse closing Peterborough store on Bridge Street

Mountain Warehouse is the latest store to announce its closure in the city centre.