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Council 31 Aug 2016

Peterborough raises flag to mark Merchant Navy Day

People are invited to attend a flag-raising ceremony in Peterborough city centre this weekend to mark Merchant Navy Day. The Red Ensign, the Merchant Navy’s official flag, will fly throughout the UK on Saturday 3 September at 10am. At the...

Council 24 Aug 2016

Residents can help support the arrival of Syrian refugees

Residents can now donate items to support the arrival of five families of Syrian refugees. Earlier this year, the city council agreed to resettle around 100 Syrian refugees in Peterborough over the next five years. The refugees will arrive as...

Council 19 Aug 2016

Beer Festival and University of the Third Age keep Mayor busy

Tuesday 23 August : The Mayor will attend the first day of the 39th annual Beer Festival at the Embankment, Embankment Road, Peterborough between 2.45pm and 4.15pm.   Thursday 25 August : The Mayor will attend the Peterborough U3A...

Council 17 Aug 2016

Charity afternoon tea and 1940s fair keep Mayor busy

An afternoon tea in aid of the Mayor's charities and a 1940s themed summer fair are among the dates in the diary this week. Wednesday 17 August: The Deputy Mayor and Deputy Mayoress will say a few words to open the Culture...

Council 10 Aug 2016

Fancy a cuppa with the Mayor?

The Mayor of Peterborough has just announced a series of afternoon teas in aid of his charities. The first will be held on Thursday 18 August between 1-3pm at the Town Hall. There will be a small entrance charge, refreshments, a raffle,...