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Founder of Peterborough-based Yours Clothing returns to Sunday Times Rich List

Retailer reports rising sales

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Peterborough City Council Labour group win vote to run local authority

New leader says he is ‘honoured’

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Wisbech care home’s Spring Fair brings community together

Visitors also came from as far afield as Lincolnshire, Cambridge and Norfolk to enjoy ‘day to remember’

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Family pay tribute to Peterborough pedestrian 'with a heart of gold' hit and killed by car

A man has been charged with causing death by careless driving.

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Watch as police catch 'would be thief' in the act at Peterborough car park

The man pleaded guilty to attempted theft at court this week

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Police issue warning after spate of keyless car thefts across Peterborough area

There have been 12 keyless car thefts across Peterborough in the last four months alone

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Crowds turn out in force for Newborough Young Farmers’ 11th Annual Tractor Run

Sun shines as around 100 tractors take part in epic road run to raise money for East Anglian Air Ambulance

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Pedestrian who tragically died following road collision had a "heart of gold" say family

“Sam was a rough diamond with a heart made of gold and will leave a big hole in our lives”

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Tornado alert? Peterborough ‘twister’ turns out to be funnel cloud formation

Wary residents and excited amateur photographers reached for their cameras on Friday to snap hypnotising weather phenomenon

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Peterborough City Council leader resigns after six months in the top job

Call for ‘stability’

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New basketball court and multi-sports space opens at Peterborough's Central Park

The new sports courts have been created in place of disused tennis courts.

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'Beggar' who threatened to kill Peterborough cafe worker is jailed

The man was apprehended by an off-duty police officer

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IN PICTURES: Royal highlights at East of England Showground as venue prepares for regeneration for new generation

Venue plans for new generation

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Former The Works store in Peterborough set to become adult gaming centre

New Horizon Amusements is seeking to expand into the vacant unit in Peterborough city centre.

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Out of sight! Peterborough optician marks two decades of saving people’s vision

Daniel Penniston started work on the shop floor as a teenager before progressing ‘through the ranks’ to become a partner

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Last-minute rescue for 10-day-old kittens who were just moments away from death

Miraculous escape for four stray kittens hidden inside van at scrapyard that was about to be crushed

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Countdown is on to celebrate RSPCA’s 200th birthday at animal welfare centre near Peterborough!

Animal lovers and four-legged friends invited to join in upcoming celebrations at March RSPCA centre

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Opinion: Our rivals behaved like Muppets!

​Do you remember the Muppet Show? I was a young adult when they first appeared, but it didn’t stop me enjoying the adult orientated humour whilst younger children benefited from the educational aspects of Sesame Street, writes Labour group leader Dennis Jones.

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Opinion: University going from strength to strength

Our council’s future is looking bright following the outcome of the recent local elections, writes council leader Mohammed Farooq.

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Opinion: ​Clean energy innovation boost to city

Once again, it was my pleasure this week to make the case for Peterborough in Parliament, writes city MP Paul Bristow.