News

Business 29 Apr 2016

Landlord found guilty of harassment of tenant

A landlord who harassed a former tenant has been sentenced to a community order and told to pay £1,000. Mohammed Yousaf, 57, of Chestnut Avenue, Peterborough, was found guilty of one charge of harassment. Yesterday (Thursday 28 April...

Business 08 Mar 2016

Free workshops for city landlords

Peterborough City Council is offering free one day workshops for landlords to promote best practice in the private rented sector. Starting on March 22, the workshops are being funded from a sum of £112,500 secured by the council in January...

Business 18 Feb 2016

Illegal puppy trader sentenced to 34 months in prison

Peterborough City Council has welcomed the sentencing of a trader who raked in thousands of pounds by illegally importing and selling sick and falsely described puppies. Appearing in front of Peterborough Crown Court, Aidas Gostautas was...

Business 29 Dec 2015

Win an e-bike by demonstrating your business travel plans

Businesses have the chance to win an e-bike this January by showing Travelchoice their current travel plans or corporate policies to encourage employees to travel sustainably. The prize draw for this battery-powered cycle is open to...

Business 02 Dec 2015

Peterborough wins a flurry of national 'Green Apple' awards

At a prestigious event at the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Palace, the long-awaited results were announced about which organisations had received Gold, Silver or Bronze at the national Green Apple Awards . Peterborough was placed firmly on...