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01 May 2015 Council

Mayor leads VE Day celebrations

VE Day celebrations and a visit to Bangladeshi tuition classes are among the dates in the mayoral diary next week. The Mayor and Mayoress will lead a procession to mark the 70th anniversary of...

29 Apr 2015 Residents

Beacon to mark 70th anniversary of VE Day

A VE Day beacon will be lit in Peterborough to mark the 70th anniversary of peace in Europe following WWII. It will be part of a chain of beacons that will be lit throughout the UK to...

28 Apr 2015 Council

Voters are told to be alert to election offences

Voters in Peterborough are being urged to report election fraud in the city. Peterborough City Council is working closely with Cambridgeshire Police to minimise the risk of election...

28 Apr 2015 Residents

Fly tipper caught and prosecuted

A Peterborough resident has been fined £400 and ordered to pay £500 costs after pleading guilty to the unlawful deposit of controlled waste (fly tipping). An investigation by...

24 Apr 2015 Council

Awards ceremony and harvest festival keep Mayor busy

A music awards evening and the annual Sikh harvest festival are among the dates in the mayoral diary next week. The Mayor will open The Job Show Peterborough. The recruitment and careers...

23 Apr 2015 Council

Update on postal vote ballot forms

An update from Gillian Beasley, chief executive of Peterborough City Council, regarding postal vote ballots in Peterborough and North West Cambridgeshire constituencies. Today (Thursday) letters...

22 Apr 2015 Council

Statement regarding postal ballot papers

Gillian Beasley, chief executive of Peterborough City Council, said: "On Tuesday 21 April we were notified that some voters in three local authority wards of Peterborough; North, Park and...

17 Apr 2015 Council

Cathedral opening and ANZAC service keep Mayor busy

The opening of the new west front porch at the cathedral and an ANZAC service are among the dates in the mayoral diary next week. Thursday 23 April: The Mayor and Mayoress will meet HRH Duke...

17 Apr 2015 Council

Just a few days left to make sure you can vote

Residents have until Monday (April 20) to register to vote in the upcoming council and parliamentary elections on Thursday 7 May. The quickest and easiest way to register to vote is online at...