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6 days ago
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A hair-raising pizza-eating contest in Peterborough almost 40 years ago

Peterborough street photographer Chris Porsz presents another in his series of ‘now and then’ photographs.

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9 days ago
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The role of the railways in the development of Peterborough

A new exhibition detailing the impact of the railways on Peterborough has opened at the city’s museum.

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12 days ago
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Bakery chain Greggs creates two jobs at new look store at Ortongate Centre

Retailer expands presence in city

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12 days ago
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Peterborough's Inspire Education Group appoints new curriculum chief

Appointment is part of growth drive

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12 days ago
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Investors express interest in development opportunities in Peterborough

Hundreds of inquiries about development in Peterborough

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13 days ago
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Go ahead secured for extension to former Peterborough headquarters of Road Haulage Association

New plans will allow for creation of extra living accommodation

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13 days ago
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‘You can’t park there!’ Wardens reunited after nearly 30 years

Peterborough street photographer Chris Porsz presents another in his series of ‘now and then’ photographs.

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13 days ago
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Campaigners plan town hall protest over 'land grab' at Peterborough's Werrington Fields

Campaigners outline new compromise solution

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21 days ago
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Looking back - a major city centre blaze and WW2 air raid damage

The devastation caused by wartime bombs and a huge blaze in Peterborough caught on camera make up this week’s looking...

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26 days ago
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Queensgate Shopping Centre's £5,000 gift of support to Peterborough Pride

Centre outlines a range of measures to help Pride group

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27 days ago
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A fun show exploring 80s legislation

​​Tom Marshman is a show off and an over-sharer, and in his new work Section 28 And Me, which comes to the Key Theatr...

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27 days ago
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Celebrating the legacy of John Clare: The ‘Peasant Poet’ of Helpston

John Clare, affectionately known as the ‘peasant poet’, is a literary gem whose works continue to be studied by peopl...

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about 1 month ago
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1985 pizza-eating contest serves up a slice of nostalgia

A pizza eating contest organised by Peterborough’s Papa Luigi restaurant in 1985 is the basis of this week’s ‘then an...

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about 1 month ago
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New Channel 5 documentary to tell story of Peterborough spree killer Joanne Dennehy

‘The Killing Spree: Hunting Joanne Dennehy’ to be broadcast at 10pm on Tuesday, June 18

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about 1 month ago
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Exploring love, loss and a bond that never dies

An original drama that explores love, loss and a bond that never dies comes to Peterborough’s Key Theatre for two nig...

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about 1 month ago
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Brothers take steps to relive their youth – with drinks on Chris!

Chris Porsz presents another in his series of ‘now and then’ photographs.

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about 1 month ago
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Looking Back: The changing face of Broadway and Midgate in Peterborough city centre

Take a look at how the Broadway and Midgate area of Peterborough city centre looked in the 70s and 80s - and how it h...

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about 2 months ago
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Looking Back: Long lost Peterborough streets

Trollope’s Corner, the old gas works, Central Printers, Queen’s Street before Queensgate and some old pubs you might ...

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about 2 months ago
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​Then and now: Trudie and Dave break out the fizz again three decades on

Forty-four years ago this month street photographer Chris Porsz spotted a young lady sitting in Peterborough’s Cathed...

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about 2 months ago
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Labour's Shadow Secretary of State for Science drops in on Peterborough College

College shares insight into state-of-the-art education

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about 2 months ago
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How times change: Simon follows in his father’s footsteps

Chris Porsz presents another in his series of ‘now and then’ photographs from across the decades in Peterborough.

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about 2 months ago
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Looking Back at Peterborough's Bridge Street - with Woolworth, Macfisheries and Andy's Records

It has long been pedestrianised and is now home to market stalls, but there was a time when Bridge Street in Peterbor...

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2 months ago
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In photos: Peterborough Cathedral down the years

It is without doubt Peterborough’s most photographed landmark – and it seems it has always been that way with Peterbo...

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2 months ago
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Stilton Cheese Rolling: Colourful, historic festival to return this weekend seven years after bei...

Cheese rolling last took place in Stilton in 2017, after being an annual tradition for more than 50 years

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2 months ago
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Looking Back: Going back to school ignites fond memories for Samantha

Samantha Potts returns to her former Peterborough infants school for Chris Porsz’s latest ‘now and then’ photographs.

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2 months ago
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Looking Back: Tories replaced by fruit and veg on Nigel’s walk to work

Chris Porsz presents another in his series of ‘now and then’ photographs.

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2 months ago
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Life saving Peterborough police officer nominated for string of top awards

Sergeant Jamie Cooper nominated for national Police Bravery Award and Royal Humane Society award

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2 months ago
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City Heritage: 90 years of Peterborough United Football Club

On 18 May 1934, Peterborough United FC was established and as the anniversary falls this Saturday (on what might have...

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2 months ago
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Drug offending and shoplifting increasing in Peterborough - but city sees fall in burglaries

Figures show exactly the same number of crimes recorded in city in 2023 as in 2022

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2 months ago
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"It brings us a little peace knowing someone was with him": Sister of Peterborough dad killed by ...

Karl Bradshaw was a pedestrian who was killed when he was struck by the car driven by Stuart Nichols

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2 months ago
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Take a photographic journey into the wild at Peterborough shopping centre

A collection of stunning images are to thrill Peterborough shoppers as the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibiti...

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2 months ago
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New bid to bring industrial giants BP and Shell to planned £30 million green energy centre in Pet...

MP steps up campaign to create green energy centre

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3 months ago
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Year-long restoration of 200-year-old care home near Peterborough nears completion

Building given new lease of life by mum and daughter owners

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3 months ago
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Friends reunited 40 years after photo in Peterborough city centre

Chris Porsz presents another in his series of ‘now and then’ photographs.

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3 months ago
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New plans reveal Peterborough's £60 million Odeon Cinema in Queensgate Shopping Centre will have ...

Cinema is expected to open in November this year

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3 months ago
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Motorists warned of Peterborough parkway closures taking place on Monday night

Works taking place on Frank Perkins and Paston Parkways

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3 months ago
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Jailed: The faces of 18 crooks locked up for crimes in and around Peterborough over the past month

Drug dealers, prolific thieves and dangerous drivers among those who were jailed over the past month

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3 months ago
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In pictures: Peterborough's Viking Festival - including a huge battle re-enactment

Viking warriors battling it out with swords flashing and shields crashing was the highlight of the Bank Holiday Vikin...

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3 months ago
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PAINtings - Peterborough art exhibition explores inner turmoil

Embark on a transformative journey through the intricate layers of human emotion with PAINtings, a compelling solo ex...

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