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20 Aug 2018 Council

Football and beer festivals in the Mayor's Diary

The opening of the 41st Peterborough Beer Festival and a football festival are among the dates in the Mayoral Diary this coming week. Tuesday 21 August - The Mayor, Mayoress, Deputy Mayor and...

16 Aug 2018 Residents

Peterborough schools again above average for A-level passes

For the fourth year running Peterborough is above the national average for the number of pupils achieving A-level passes. With results received from all the city’s 11 secondary schools who...

16 Aug 2018 Residents

Advice and support for students after A-Level results

Young people who are unsure of their next steps following their A-Level results can get help and advice from the Youth Access Hub at City College Peterborough in Brook Street. In the hub students...

15 Aug 2018 Council

Community building opening in Mayor's diary

The opening of a community building and a special activities event are dates in the Mayoral diary for this coming week. Saturday 18 August - The Deputy Mayor and Deputy Mayoress will attend an...

14 Aug 2018 Council

Mayor's charities presented with funds

Three local charities have been handed proceeds from fund raising efforts over the past year by the Mayor of Peterborough. Each city Mayor selects charities that they wish to support during their...

13 Aug 2018 Residents

Drainage team wins prestigious recognition

Peterborough City Council’s drainage team has been recognised for effective surface water management after designing and installing an innovate permeable paving system, which is helping to...

10 Aug 2018 Residents

City's first ever hybrid electric taxi unveiled

Peterborough's first ever hybrid hackney carriage has been unveiled and the state-of-the-art vehicle is already making use of the city's growing number of charging points. Taxi driver Tahir Ali...

07 Aug 2018 Business

Great Haddon plans get the green light

Over 5,000 new homes will be built in Peterborough after planning permission for the Great Haddon development was issued. The decision to issue outline planning permission for 5,350 homes, new...

06 Aug 2018 Council

Spacecraft exhibition launch in Mayor's Diary

The launch of a special Spacecraft exhibition and the 40th anniversary celebrations of a city theatre are among the dates in the Mayoral diary this week. Tuesday 7 August - The Deputy Mayor and...