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Business 14 Jul 2017

Gardener pleads guilty to two charges of fraud

A self-employed gardener who trades under the name J&H Landscapes has pleaded guilty to two counts of fraud. James Holmes, 29, appeared at Peterborough Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday 12 July 2017 following a prosecution from the...

Business 06 Jul 2017

Thumbs up for building sector in prestigious regional awards

Peterborough’s building sector is celebrating this week with two wins and six commendations at this year’s regional Local Authority Building Control (LABC) Building Excellence Awards. The high-profile East Anglia event on Friday 30...

Business 04 Jul 2017

Counterfeit perfume seized in city could pose safety risk

Experts have warned that counterfeit perfume seized in Peterborough could pose a risk to unsuspecting consumers. Peterborough City Council's trading standards team seized over 400 perfumes from the Wellington Street car boot sale as part of a...

Business 20 Apr 2017

Private landlord pleads guilty to illegal eviction

A Peterborough landlord has pleaded guilty to three offences and ordered to pay more than £12,000 for breaching health, safety and good practice standards in a rental property on Princes Street. The offences include illegal eviction, breach...