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Business 15 Dec 2016

Peterborough landlord prosecuted for unsafe housing

A Peterborough landlord has been ordered to pay £5,300 in fines and costs after being found guilty of multiple offences relating to a house in multiple occupation (HMO). Mohammed Ali of Padholme Road, Peterborough was found guilty at...

Business 13 Dec 2016

Public consultation opens on Peterborough Local Plan

Residents can have their say on Peterborough’s Local Plan when it goes to consultation this week. This is the next formal stage in the production of the Peterborough Local Plan. The eight-week public consultation on the Further Draft Local...

Business 12 Dec 2016

Trading standards issues advice on buying puppies

Following the conviction, in Peterborough, earlier this year of one of the country's most prolific illegal puppy traders, the city’s Trading Standards Team is reminding people to look into the background of any puppy they are hoping to buy...

Business 21 Nov 2016

Drop-in sessions will help landlords apply for licenses

Two drop-in sessions will offer help to landlords with completing Selective Licensing applications by the 1 December deadline. The sessions will be held on Thursday 24 November and Wednesday 30 November at Peterborough Central Library on Broadway...

Business 18 Nov 2016

Landlord fined for failing to carry out urgent property repairs

A private landlord has been ordered to pay £850 after failing to carry out significant repair work to a house in Peterborough. Peterborough Magistrates’ Court heard how Zaibun Nisar, of Ventnor Road, Birmingham, failed to adhere to...