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27 Jul 2015 Residents

Pop-up literacy shop is a hit with shoppers

Hundreds of Peterborough families celebrated literacy by visiting the Peterborough Literacy Campaign’s pop-up literacy shop which was open for four days from 20-23 July to boost literacy...

24 Jul 2015 Council

Have your say, have your vote

Residents are reminded that the Annual Canvass will start at the end of July and to make sure they are registered to vote . The Annual Canvass is conducted every year to fulfil a legislative...

24 Jul 2015 Residents

Brook Street car park to shut for refurbishment

Brook Street car park will close for two weeks from Monday 3 August for resurfacing works. The council is investing £80,000 resurfacing the car park, improving drainage and relining bays...

24 Jul 2015 Council

Peterborough and Fenland bring planning teams together

The council's planning team is set to team up with their counterparts in Fenland to deliver an improved and more cost-effective service. Councillors at Fenland District Council...

22 Jul 2015 Residents

Bourges Boulevard works to be completed this week

Works to transform Bourges Boulevard into a pedestrian and cyclist friendly tree-lined boulevard will be completed on Friday (24 July). The scheme has widened the central reserve which is lined...

17 Jul 2015 Residents

Portuguese Festival returns to Peterborough

Peterborough's Cathedral Square will be transformed into 'little-Portugal' as the city hosts its second Portuguese Festival on Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 July. The two-day festival promises to...

17 Jul 2015 Residents

'Pop-up literacy shop' to open in Peterborough

A temporarily empty shop unit on Peterborough’s high street will be transformed into exciting hub of literacy activity for four days during the summer holidays as part of the Peterborough...

17 Jul 2015 Council

A makeover and Eid celebrations keep Mayor busy

The Mayor will be attending the Portuguese Festival , having a makeover and celebrating Eid as part of dates in the mayoral diary next week. Saturday 18 July: The Mayor and Mayoress will...