News

Residents 24 May 2018

Funding will help families get active together

Organisations across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough are celebrating after being awarded £325,000 of National Lottery funding from Sport England to help low income families get active with their children. Four out of five primary school...

Residents 23 May 2018

The dangers of buying or adopting an imported dog

Trading Standards officers have recently seen a rise in the number of illegally imported dogs in the local area in the last six months. Since the start of the year they have had a threefold rise in calls from members of the public about this...

Council 23 May 2018

Councillor Chris Ash elected Mayor of Peterborough

Councillor Chris Ash was elected as the city's first citizen at the annual meeting of Peterborough City Council on Monday (21 May 2018). His friend Doreen Roberts will be Mayoress. Councillor John Fox was named Deputy Mayor and his wife Judy Fox...

Business 23 May 2018

Local Authority Trading Company could be launched

A Local Authority Trading Company could be launched in the city to allow the council more control over waste, street cleaning and flytipping. Peterborough City Council Leader, Councillor John Holdich raised the proposal at the council's first...

Council 18 May 2018

Council wins top level accreditation at this year’s iiE Awards

iiE is a national environmental accreditation scheme that is designed to help businesses save money, reduce their impact on the environment, and get promoted for their green credentials. The iiE Awards is an annual opportunity for both members...