Residents

Residents 22 Sep 2017

City smokers to quit the habit for Stoptober

City smokers are being challenged to stop for 28 days, as part of the national Stoptober challenge starting on October 1. Stoptober is the biggest mass quit attempt in the country, driving over one million to date to kick the habit. If you can...

Residents 18 Sep 2017

Sign up for this year’s Peterborough Santa Stroll

If you’re looking for a festive fitness fix, you can now sign up to the city's Santa Stroll. Participants are given Santa outfits, including a beard and belt and can either walk, jog or run a 5km (3 mile) course. The stroll will start from...

Residents 15 Sep 2017

Fifth Peterborough landlord fined for no licence

A landlord in Peterborough has been fined £2,000 for renting out two properties without a licence which he was legally obliged to obtain under the city council's selective licensing scheme.  Kevin Wagstaff, who lives in Eye, was found...

Residents 15 Sep 2017

Local charities set to receive £5,000 from Jane Tomlinson Appeal

Five local charities and good causes are set to receive a £1,000 cash prize from the Jane Tomlinson Appeal, a charity which partners with the Perkins Great Eastern Run (PGER).  The appeal asked the people of Peterborough to nominate...

Residents 14 Sep 2017

Fly-tipping campaign to be launched in Peterborough

A campaign to clear the city of unsightly fly-tipping and encourage people to dispose of their waste responsibly is to be launched by the SaferPeterborough Prevention and Enforcement Service.  Bringing together the council, police and fire...