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Residents 09 Oct 2015

Get composting this autumn with reduced-price compost bins

Autumn is a busy time in the garden with fallen leaves and flower beds to clear ahead of the cold winter months ahead. The warmer weather coupled with heavy rain showers this summer has helped our gardens to bloom and flourish; so what should you...

Council 06 Oct 2015

Ceremony to mark 100th anniversary of Edith Cavell's death

A civic ceremony to mark the 100th anniversary of the death of a courageous First World War nurse will take place in Peterborough next week. British nurse Edith Cavell, who was at school in the city, was executed at dawn on October 12 1915. A...

Residents 05 Oct 2015

Free Solar scheme goes city-wide but residents must act quickly

A scheme to install solar panels, free of charge, on homes in Peterborough is being rolled out to all areas of the city. Residents are being urged to act quickly as solar arrays must be installed by the end of the year when the...

Health and Social Care 02 Oct 2015

Events will raise awareness of World Mental Health Day

Representatives from organisations that support people who have mental health problems will be at series of events to raise awareness of mental health and the support available locally. The local focus for 2015 is 'be active, be...

Council 02 Oct 2015

Sausage Supper and Black History Month keep Mayor busy

The annual opening of Bridge Fair and a presentation at Black History Month are among the dates in the mayoral diary next week. Tuesday 6 October : The Mayor, Mayoress and Deputy Mayor will head a procession to the annual Bridge Fair followed by...