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15 Aug 2018 Council

Community building opening in Mayor's diary

The opening of a community building and a special activities event are dates in the Mayoral diary for this coming week. Saturday 18 August - The Deputy Mayor and Deputy Mayoress will attend an...

14 Aug 2018 Council

Mayor's charities presented with funds

Three local charities have been handed proceeds from fund raising efforts over the past year by the Mayor of Peterborough. Each city Mayor selects charities that they wish to support during their...

13 Aug 2018 Residents

Drainage team wins prestigious recognition

Peterborough City Council’s drainage team has been recognised for effective surface water management after designing and installing an innovate permeable paving system, which is helping to...

10 Aug 2018 Residents

City's first ever hybrid electric taxi unveiled

Peterborough's first ever hybrid hackney carriage has been unveiled and the state-of-the-art vehicle is already making use of the city's growing number of charging points. Taxi driver Tahir Ali...

07 Aug 2018 Business

Great Haddon plans get the green light

Over 5,000 new homes will be built in Peterborough after planning permission for the Great Haddon development was issued. The decision to issue outline planning permission for 5,350 homes, new...

06 Aug 2018 Council

Spacecraft exhibition launch in Mayor's Diary

The launch of a special Spacecraft exhibition and the 40th anniversary celebrations of a city theatre are among the dates in the Mayoral diary this week. Tuesday 7 August - The Deputy Mayor and...

03 Aug 2018 Council

Gavin Elsey wins Orton Longueville by-election

Gavin Elsey (Conservative) has won a by-election held today for the Orton Longueville ward in Peterborough. Councillor Elsey won after securing 713 votes. Heather Skibsted (Labour) finished in...

03 Aug 2018 Residents

Pupils attend university graduation ceremony

Pupils at Ormiston Meadows Academy in Peterborough attended a special university graduation ceremony, after successfully completing a charity initiative aimed at broadening horizons. Twelve year...