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Opinion: Transparency needed on Town Hall salaries

How many people do you think working in Town Halls earn over £100,000 a year? (writes Peterborough MP Paul Bristow)

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Town Hall View: Help by having a say on city centre

Ensuring that our city centre is an attractive destination for visitors, businesses and shoppers is one of my key priorities and something I am actively invested in, writes city council leader Cllr Mohammed Farooq.

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Hilton Hotel set to come under Peterborough council's ownership as it prepares bid for freehold

It says the bid won’t cost extra cash – but completing building works could require more further investment

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Regional Pool set to be demolished as council reveals £26m price tag for repairs

Building a replacement could cost £30m and take five years

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Celebrations as £70 million multi-storey apartments development in Peterborough reaches milestone

Flats expected to be available later this year

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Police appeal to find man wanted for six thefts and possession of drugs

Benjamin Jenkins is believed to be in the South Holland area

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Jail for Cambridgeshire man who sent sexual messages to “girl”

Stephen Bryant thought he was sending messages to 13-year-old

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WoW Bus hits Peterborough to share messages on personal finance

An outstanding new outreach bus has hit the road in Peterborough and Bedford - with stops planned next week in Cambridge and Fenstanton - to help promote key messages about Personal Financial Wellbeing to staff across the region.

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Fewer Peterborough children offered place at preferred secondary school

3,019 offers were made to Peterborough schools - a slight increase on last year.

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First female Bishop of Peterborough to be installed at special service at Cathedral

Bishop Debbie Sellin will be 39th Bishop of Peterborough

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Police warning after Mercedes driver nearly crashes into River Nene in collision with parked car

Driver escaped unharmed from crash

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Letters: What has happened to Peterborough city centre?

Not a destination…. a grubby place… allowed to deteriorate… missed opportunity… unwelcoming for visitors – readers have their say on Peterborough city centre and the bus station.

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Innovative Peterborough-based Gen Phoenix is transforming sustainable manufacturing

Company is recycling waste leather earmarked for landfill

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Oundle boat builder Fairline Yachts charts new course as it recruits 100 plus staff

Manufacturer hosts open day for applicants

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More toilets set to be lost in Peterborough city centre during bus station refurbishment works

Queensgate has said that the works will create a “better visitor experience.”

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Class A drug dealer jailed after failing to discard 'deal line' mobile phone

Enrikas Balsys has been jailed for over two years.

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Action taken to board up Peterborough's Bretton Court as building becomes anti-social behaviour hotspot

A planning application to convert the building into 45 new apartments has been approved.

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Peterborough council 'will hold off on Werrington fields fence plans' while it seeks compromise

It will first hold further talks with government

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Peterborough plumber who connected gas supply with water given suspended sentence

Anthony Rice has never been registered with the Gas Safe Register – a legal requirement. He also held no qualifications nor completed any training in gas work.

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Peterborough United to host 'Big Sleep Out' event at stadium in aid of local homeless charity

Peterborians invited to spend the night at Weston Homes Stadium to ‘gain a small insight into what homelessness feels like’