A woman from Peterborough who started to go blind in her teens has now learned to row solo, more than 30 years later.Read the full story ›
A man who broke into a house in Peterborough and stole a pet parrot has been handed a suspended jail sentence.Read the full story ›
A convicted child murderer has been jailed once again following a brutal knife attack on a woman with dementia from Peterborough.
Stephen Leonard, who is 57, was convicted last month for the attempted murder of Fay Mills after nearly decapitating her over a row about a rake.
Forty years ago, Leonard, who was then known as Stephen Chafer, stabbed to death three-year-old Lorraine Holt from Derby.
After watching his daughter's killer jailed for a third time, her father said he had warned the authorities not to let him out
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The National Trust says extremes from Arctic temperatures to a sizzling heatwave meant a roller-coaster year for the UK's wildlife in 2018.Read the full story ›
A baby who was attacked by two dogs near Peterborough last month has died, police have confirmed.Read the full story ›
A family from Peterborough are appealing for help to find their pet parrot which has been missing since their home was targeted by burglars.
Muto, a seven-year-old African Grey, hasn't been seen since the break-in at the house in Field Walk last Sunday (December 2).
His owners say it has left them "completely devastated".
"We are urgently appealing for anyone who has been offered a parrot similar to Muto or knows where he is to get in touch.
"He's likely to be distressed and he could be aggressive towards strangers."
Two people have been charged with burglary.
Anyone with information should contact Cambridgeshire Police.
Police are appealing for the public’s help in tracing a man who is wanted in connection with a serious assault in Peterborough last month.
A 20-year-old man was taken to Peterborough City Hospital after he was stabbed three times on Saturday, 24 November, at his home in Padholme Road.
Officers would like to speak to 19-year-old Samiullah Abdulkheel in connection with the incident.
Anybody who knows Abdulkheel’s whereabouts should contact police by calling 999.
Pizza Express founder Peter Boizot, 89, has died at his home in Peterborough, his sister Clementine Allen said.
A serial entrepreneur, Mr Boizot opened the first Pizza Express on Wardour Street, Soho, in 1965 and is credited by many with revolutionising the casual-dining experience.
The brand now has more than 500 restaurants worldwide.
Mr Boizot was a former owner of Peterborough United FC, which posted a statement saying: "Peterborough United Football Club are saddened to learn of the passing of former owner and chairman Peter Boizot at the age of 89.
"The Pizza Express founder was a major part of the success in the late 1990s/early 2000s when Posh secured promotion at Wembley in 2000.<
"Everybody at the football club would like to express our condolences and deepest sympathies to the family at this very sad time."
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Police found 34 handheld recordings of women, dating back to July 2017, when they searched the home of Nigel Matt.Read the full story ›
Police tweeted pictures from the scene in Staniland Way and said one driver had been reported.Read the full story ›