Residents sign up to scheme and save thousands

Peterborough residents are on their way to saving thousands of pounds on their energy bills thanks to a new partnership between the city council and British Gas. Nearly 100 people have signed up to the local energy package in the first six days and it is estimated that those who did will save £4,000 just…

Natural way to support biodiversity

Nature havens are being created across Peterborough to help improve biodiversity. The city council is working with Amey to create several havens. Signs have been put up in the areas to inform people that the grass is being left to grow as part of the council’s biodiversity strategy. Creating areas of taller vegetation provides vital…

Spring into action to save lives

NHS Blood and Transplant is asking people in Anglia not to forget hospital patients when they’re making plans to enjoy the better weather. With more sunshine and longer days, everyone will getting out and about more in their free time. Derek Carr, Lead Donor Relations Manager for Anglia for NHS Blood and Transplant, said: “We’re…

City market an ‘egg-cellent’ place to buy Easter gifts

Shoppers looking for great value Easter gifts should pop along to Peterborough City Market which will open as usual on Good Friday (18 April). The market offers a wide range of chocolate treats, seasonal bouquets, hundreds of Easter greeting cards and lots of local produce for your Easter Sunday lunch. Shoppers can also take advantage of one-hour…