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Peterborough Reads launches lockdown writing competitions

Peterborough Reads launches lockdown writing competitions

Peterborough Reads has launched a children's writing competition inspired by the winning titles of the Peterborough Book Awards.
New Theatre announcements: rescheduled shows and Lockdown Lounge

New Theatre announcements: rescheduled shows and Lockdown Lounge

Peterborough's New Theatre is full of announcements, from rescheduled shows to newly confirmed events to the Sunday Lockdown Lounge soon to take Facebook by storm.
Peterborough writers form Monday morning Write Club

Peterborough writers form Monday morning Write Club

A weekly online writing club set up by Peterborough creatives has held its first sessions this week.
Wildcats Theatre School launches online Arts Award programme

Wildcats Theatre School launches online Arts Award programme

Wildcats Theatre School, with classes based in Peterborough, South Lincolnshire and Rutland, is launching an online accredited Arts Award programme.
Nene Park launch Make a Wild Rainbow competition

Nene Park launch Make a Wild Rainbow competition

Nene Park Trust is launching a competition to run through the Easter holidays, challenging children to create a rainbow using only natural items.
Peterborough pub takes open mic night online

Peterborough pub takes open mic night online

The Queen's Head pub is running "Closed Mic Night" sessions on its Facebook page on Thursdays at 7pm.
Peterborough Young Writers calls for uniting through writing

Peterborough Young Writers calls for uniting through writing

Young Writers, a Peterborough based platform that encourages young people to get creative, has launched Write to Unite, a creative writing campaign to help raise the nation’s spirits.
Shrek's swamp rescheduled for September and other show info

Shrek's swamp rescheduled for September and other show info

Shrek the Musical will be stomping into the Cresset from September 22 to September 26, after the coronavirus outbreak and government guidelines forced the show to be rescheduled from its original May dates.
Spend Friday night getting quizzical with Teddi the Drag Queen

Spend Friday night getting quizzical with Teddi the Drag Queen

Peterborough's Teddi the Drag Queen is hosting a quiz on Facebook tonight at 7.30pm.
Cambridgeshire Girlguiding releases adventure activities for home

Cambridgeshire Girlguiding releases adventure activities for home

Cambridgeshire West Girlguiding, which covers the Peterborough divisions of Girlguiding, is releasing activities from its programme every week during this time of isolation.