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How The Green Backyard could be exactly what post-pandemic Peterborough needs

How The Green Backyard could be exactly what post-pandemic Peterborough needs

The Green Backyard may have been closed through each of the national lockdowns, but there's been a lot going on behind the scenes to get the community garden to a point where it can open safely.
Seven spring walks to try over Easter

Seven spring walks to try over Easter

With some sunshine hopefully just around the corner Easter is the perfect time for you to get some fresh air - either by yourself, with friends or with the whole family. 
When to see and ride on the Flying Scotsman in Peterborough in 2021

When to see and ride on the Flying Scotsman in Peterborough in 2021

Three trips on the historic Flying Scotsman will include stops in Peterborough in 2021, in June, September and October.
Festival of Antiques spreads out for May event

Festival of Antiques spreads out for May event

Peterborough's Festival of Antiques is returning on Friday May 21 and Saturday May 22, with strict Covid-19 measures in place at the East of England Arena.
Treat your-Elf to The Cresset's Christmas musical

Treat your-Elf to The Cresset's Christmas musical

Plan ahead for the warm Christmas hug we're all craving: Peterborough Operatic and Dramatic Society (PODS) are preparing to put on a sweet-as-syrup-spaghetti production of Elf the Musical.
Hungry Little Minds activity day promises chat, play, song and rainbows

Hungry Little Minds activity day promises chat, play, song and rainbows

Peterborough Reads is taking to Zoom to host the second Hungry Little Minds digital family day, with introductions from children's author Smriti Halls.
Grab the popcorn! Cinemas confirm plans for May reopenings

Grab the popcorn! Cinemas confirm plans for May reopenings

Showcase Cinemas and Cineworld have confirmed they'll be calling action on mid-May reopenings, in line with the current schedule for the lifting of lockdown.
Reduced capacity and swim sessions introduced at Lido

Reduced capacity and swim sessions introduced at Lido

Peterborough Lido will be opening its doors again on Monday, March 29, but things will still look a little different this year.
Step into spring with Nene Park walking challenge

Step into spring with Nene Park walking challenge

​​​​​​​Nene Park have set Peterborough residents a challenge to walk or run 100 miles - equivalent to the length of the River Nene.
Top boxer to tell his tale on a knockout evening in Peterborough

Top boxer to tell his tale on a knockout evening in Peterborough

Hear tales from inside and outside the boxing ring from former welterweight champion Ricky Hatton at the Holiday Inn in July.