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Business 27 Nov 2015

Illegal tattooist jailed after pleading guilty to series of offences

An unlicensed tattooist has been jailed for 16 weeks after pleading guilty to running an illegal tattoo parlour putting customers at risk of life threatening infections. Appearing at Peterborough Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday 25 November...

Business 20 Nov 2015

Peterborough awarded Smart City of the Year 2015

Peterborough has been named Smart City of the Year 2015 at a glittering awards ceremony in Barcelona this week, attended by business delegates, entrepreneurs and city representatives from around the world.  The World Smart City Congress is...

Business 22 Oct 2015

CityFibre offers businesses free connections

CityFibre has responded to the sudden suspension of the government’s Super Connected Cities connection voucher scheme, by offering businesses free connection to its pure fibre networks in Aberdeen, Coventry, Edinburgh, Huddersfield,...

Business 15 Oct 2015

Update on Heataborough/Mark Group

We are continuing to work on a complete list of residents and landlords that had contracts with the Mark Group as part of the Heataborough scheme. This includes the status of works and if any monies were paid to the Mark Group. We now understand...

Business 24 Aug 2015

Amnesty for illegal tattoo artists announced

Following a recent warning to residents about illegal tattooists, the council has received a number of new complaints about unregistered tattoo artists operating in the city. The council’s Environmental Health team will now be holding an...