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Teenager killed in Peterborough crash named

The crash happened on Glatton Lane in Peterborough.

A teenager who was killed in a crash in Peterborough on Wednesday May 24 has been formally identified as Kieran Carrington-Walker, 19, of Bruces Close, Conington.

Emergency services were called to the B660 Glatton Lane at about 5.45pm to reports of a single-vehicle collision involving a Landrover Discovery.

Police are appealing for information.

Passenger killed in car crash near Peterborough

A man has died in a crash near Peterborough. Credit: ITV News Anglia.

A passenger has died in a car crash in Cambridgeshire.

Police were called to the B660 Glatton Lane at Glatton, near Peterborough, at about 5.45pm yesterday (Wednesday).

A Landrover Discovery had crashed and a male passenger was declared dead at the scene.

The driver and a second passenger were taken to Peterborough City Hospital as a precaution.

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New anti-social behaviour order in place in Peterborough

A new anti-social behaviour order's been introduced in Peterborough city centre which could result in anyone breaking it being fined up to £80.

The Public Spaces Protection Order on Bridge Street is aimed at a range of offences including begging, littering and unauthorised cycling.

It comes as the council says it has plenty of complaints about the offences.

This is about prevention as well so if we've got people out there we can engage with them and direct them to services if needed as well as to our houses services department.

So this is about education and enforcement is the last option.

– Claire George, Peterborough City Council

Some of the areas covered in the order include:

  • Not busking for more than one hour in one place
  • Not allowed to busk in the same spot within 50 metres for two hours
  • They have to stop if asked by the police, council or a nearby business
  • Spitting and urination in public not allowed
  • Causing harassment, alarm or distress is also not allowed.

Cambridgeshire men spared jail despite being caught with cannabis worth £50,000

A cannabis plant. Credit: Press Association Images.

Two men from Cambridgeshire caught with £50,000 worth of cannabis have escaped jail.

Jack Ross, 19, of Creek Road in March, and 23-year-old Harry Ardron, 23, of Belsize Avenue in Peterborough, pleaded guilty to drugs offences at Huntingdon Crown Court on Tuesday May 9.

The court heard how the pair were seen leaving a property in Creek Road on June 21 last year with a large bag. They were stopped by police who found 6kg of cannabis with a street value of up to £48,000.

A search of Ross' home uncovered 10 plants with a street value of up to £6,900.

Ross pleaded guilty to possession of a class B drug with intent to supply and producing a Class B drug. He was sentenced to 12 months suspended for two years. He will also undertake 200 hours of unpaid work.

Ardron pleaded guilty to possession of a class B drug and received a 10-month sentence suspended for two years and 250 hours of unpaid work.

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Police appeal to find man believed to be involved in double fatal crash near Peterborough

Police have appealed for help in tracing a man they believe was in a car involved in a double fatal collision near Peterborough.

Two men died in the crash on the A605 at Elton - and a woman was seriously injured.

But police say another man they think was in the car has not yet been found.

Click below to watch an ITV News Anglia report by Stuart Leithes:

Two dead and two injured in car crash

Two people have died and two are seriously injured in a car crash in Cambridgeshire.

Emergency services were called to the A605 at Elton, near Peterborough just after 2am on Sunday 7th May following reports of a collision involving two cars.

Police have confirmed two fatalities with two more people suffering from serious injuries.

The road has been closed in both directions between Haddon and Elton and is expected to remain closed for some time.

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