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Clowns and laughter yoga planned for Bretton community picnic

Clowns and laughter yoga planned for Bretton community picnic

Clowns and laughter yoga are on the schedule for a summer picnic planned for Bretton residents.
Summertime comic book packs heading to 15 Peterborough schools

Summertime comic book packs heading to 15 Peterborough schools

Comic book packs are being sent out to 15 Peterborough schools as part of a summer writing challenge for children in the city.
Seven places to picnic in Peterborough

Seven places to picnic in Peterborough

Summer is here – and although it may not be picnic weather this weekend it soon will be. Here are seven pretty spots in Peterborough to roll out your blanket. 
Peterborough pantomimes: the early 2021 guide

Peterborough pantomimes: the early 2021 guide

Peterborough’s theatres have chosen their pantomime fairytales for 2021 – but what can you see where? 
Longthorpe Tower to reopen for tours next week

Longthorpe Tower to reopen for tours next week

Longthorpe Tower will be opening its doors to the public again on July 10, after day-to-day management is handed to Nene Park Trust.
Gallery: Paddington comes to Peterborough in book bench trail

Gallery: Paddington comes to Peterborough in book bench trail

A new trail of BookBench sculptures, designed and painted by Peterborough school children and artists, have been installed across the city to bring literacy to life for local families.
Go dinosaur spotting at Queensgate in summer event

Go dinosaur spotting at Queensgate in summer event

Dinosaurs will be 'roaming' Queensgate with a brand new augmented reality experience coming this summer.
Make 'em laugh: Stand-up comedy shows in Peterborough this year

Make 'em laugh: Stand-up comedy shows in Peterborough this year

With restrictions set to ease from July 19, live theatre is coming back to Peterborough - and we could all do with a laugh. Here are the stand-up comedy shows planned for the rest of the year, including Russell Brand, Iain Stirling and Rachel Parris.
Monkeys and giraffes in Central Park! New adventure trail for young children

Monkeys and giraffes in Central Park! New adventure trail for young children

A fun new story trail is launching in Central Park today, to entertain children aged between two and five years old.
August date set for dance music event under Nene Parkway

August date set for dance music event under Nene Parkway

Peterborough-based event organiser Mixology has announced the first music event to be held under the Nene Parkway Bridge near Orton Mere.