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Residents 22 Sep 2015

Peterborough smokers urged to sign up to Stoptober

Smokers are urged to join the Stoptober campaign to help them quit – and to encourage families and friends to do so too. Peterborough City Council is supporting the 28 day challenge, led by Public Health England, aimed at getting the...

Residents 21 Sep 2015

Sign up to show your support for Black History Month

Organisers of the Black History Month celebrations in Peterborough are calling for exhibitors who would like to showcase their work to get in touch. This year there will be two big events in Peterborough. The first on Cathedral Square on Saturday...

Council 18 Sep 2015

School tour and Battle of Britain service keep Mayor busy

A tour of All Saints' Primary School and a parade and service for the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain are among the dates in the mayoral diary next week. Tuesday 22 September : The Mayor and Mayoress will visit All Saints' Primary...

Health and Social Care 18 Sep 2015

New leadership team continues improvements in Children's Social Care

A new senior leadership team is moving Peterborough City Council's Children's Social Care in a positive direction and there are clear signs of continued improvement, according to Ofsted inspectors. Ofsted arrived unannounced on 13 April 2015 for...

Health and Social Care 18 Sep 2015

Conference to end ‘taboo’ over youngsters self-harming

A conference is to take place examining why so many young people in Peterborough and the surrounding area are self-harming – and what can be done to spot the signs and help them at an earlier stage. It is being organised by mental and...