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Get tough policy means shoplifter Monica Asan who stole from Superdrug (pictured) risks jail unless she pays £700 fine Get tough policy means shoplifter Monica Asan who stole from Superdrug (pictured) risks jail unless she pays £700 fine
Crime6 hours ago

Superdrug, Peterborough, shoplifter told pay £700 fine or be jailed for 28 days

This was a planned theft with men acting as lookout court told

Alan Harding, 42, broke into a house in Pine Tree Close, Peterborough, in August this year and took laptops a handbag and bank cards Alan Harding, 42, broke into a house in Pine Tree Close, Peterborough, in August this year and took laptops a handbag and bank cards
Crime6 hours ago

Burglar left his fingerprints after stealing bank cards and laptops from woman’s house whilst she slept

Harding was foiled by CCTV and fingerprints left at the scene.

Photo of the imitation gun seized from two youths on Friday during March Christmas lights switch on Photo of the imitation gun seized from two youths on Friday during March Christmas lights switch on
Crime7 hours ago

Youths, 14 and 17, caught after police chase in possession of imitation firearm

Imitation gun on youths during Christmas lights switch on

Police were alerted by a tracking company to this stolen Range Rover missing from the Thames Valley area entering Cambridgeshire. Police were alerted by a tracking company to this stolen Range Rover missing from the Thames Valley area entering Cambridgeshire.
Crime7 hours ago

£50,000 car recovered in Cambridgeshire before owner even knew it had been stolen

Tracking device alerts police to stolen Range Rover

The subcommittee stripped ARUN Capital Ltd of the premises licence they hold in respect of Londis at Fordham “due to their failure to uphold and promote the licensing objective of prevention of crime and disorder”. PHOTO: Google The subcommittee stripped ARUN Capital Ltd of the premises licence they hold in respect of Londis at Fordham “due to their failure to uphold and promote the licensing objective of prevention of crime and disorder”. PHOTO: Google
News7 hours ago

Village store loses its licence after hiring £8 an hour ‘cash in hand’ Indian student

Londis has 21 days to appeal to magistrates against the decision.

Burnt out tipper stolen from Huntingdon found in Puddock Road, Warboys Burnt out tipper stolen from Huntingdon found in Puddock Road, Warboys
Crime9 hours ago

£10,000 reward to find ‘scum of the earth’ who left stolen tipper burnt out after Huntingdon burglary

IFABS Building Services Ltd and MAE Building and Construction burglary victims

Christmas party venue at Lode – December 7 will be decision day for licensing by East Cambridgeshire District Council Christmas party venue at Lode – December 7 will be decision day for licensing by East Cambridgeshire District Council
News12 hours ago

Lodestar festival site faces licensing hearing over Christmas parties for up to 4,999 in a marquee

TR Events hope to host the parties at Sunnyridge Farm, Mill Road, Lode.

The Peterborough city centre flat that has been partially closed by police following complaints about crime and anti-social behaviour (ASB). The Peterborough city centre flat that has been partially closed by police following complaints about crime and anti-social behaviour (ASB).
Crime1 day ago

Court bans visitors to Peterborough flat to stop tenant ‘being exploited’

Failure to comply with the partial closure order of Peterborough flat is a criminal offence

At Cambridge Magistrates’ Court on Thursday (23 November), Stephen Cuff pleaded guilty to being an owner in charge of a dangerously out of control dog. At Cambridge Magistrates’ Court on Thursday (23 November), Stephen Cuff pleaded guilty to being an owner in charge of a dangerously out of control dog.
Crime1 day ago

Owner banned and given suspended prison sentence after his dog bit 6-year-old girl

PC Christopher Smits, who investigated, said: “The incident was extremely frightening for the young child."

Cllr Mohammed Farooq: “As Peterborough continues to grow and evolve, we anticipate an even stronger relationship with Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority particularly in relation to shaping our public transport, cycling, and walking infrastructure”. PHOTO: Terry Harris Cllr Mohammed Farooq: “As Peterborough continues to grow and evolve, we anticipate an even stronger relationship with Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority particularly in relation to shaping our public transport, cycling, and walking infrastructure”. PHOTO: Terry Harris
News1 day ago

COLUMN: ‘There will be no ULEZ or congestion charge in Peterborough under my leadership’

'We have huge aspirations for growth in Peterborough and a key part of our plans is an improved transport system'

Ben Thornton refused to comply with repeated requests to turn down the noise. Now he’s paying a hefty price for not complying. This is the equipment seized and destroyed by Cambridge City Council. Ben Thornton refused to comply with repeated requests to turn down the noise. Now he’s paying a hefty price for not complying. This is the equipment seized and destroyed by Cambridge City Council.
Crime1 day ago

Peace comes at a cost – nearly £4,000 as it happens – to Cambridge neighbourhood

Cambridge City Council prosecuted Ben Thornton of Howard Road, Cambridge

The High Sheriff of Cambridgeshire Dr Bharatkumar N Khetani plants a tree and unveils a plaque in memory of Covid victims was planted in Wisbech. PHOTO: Wisbech Tweet The High Sheriff of Cambridgeshire Dr Bharatkumar N Khetani plants a tree and unveils a plaque in memory of Covid victims was planted in Wisbech. PHOTO: Wisbech Tweet
News1 day ago

High Sheriff plants memorial tree in Wisbech for those bereaved by Covid

“Now anyone who lost a loved one to Covid has somewhere to go and reflect or lay flowers"

B1040 Wheatsheaf crossroads: “In view of the accident record at the junction, any decision not to implement the approved scheme would present significant reputational risk to the county council as highway authority”. B1040 Wheatsheaf crossroads: “In view of the accident record at the junction, any decision not to implement the approved scheme would present significant reputational risk to the county council as highway authority”.
News1 day ago

Two hurdles remain for £6.8m B1040 Wheatsheaf crossroad improvements to begin in April 2024

The Wheatsheaf junction is a priority for the county council. Casualty statistics make grim reading.

Gritter spotted driving from near TK Maxx to Railway Station Car Park along the path while gritting in the fog and dark., Bourges Boulevard , Peterborough Saturday 02 December 2023. Gritter spotted driving from near TK Maxx to Railway Station Car Park along the path while gritting in the fog and dark., Bourges Boulevard , Peterborough Saturday 02 December 2023.
News2 days ago

Driver decides to salt BOTH the footpath and the road at the same time

Peterborough City Council says it stores 3,500 tonnes of salt at its contractor's depot

Ben Williams, 32, (left) used a claw hammer to repeatedly hit the victim and (centre) Tamara Matthews, guilty of GBH and (right) Leonard Davis, also guilty of GBH with intent. Ben Williams, 32, (left) used a claw hammer to repeatedly hit the victim and (centre) Tamara Matthews, guilty of GBH and (right) Leonard Davis, also guilty of GBH with intent.
Crime3 days ago

Peterborough claw hammer attacker guilty of attempted murder

Ben Williams, 32, used a claw hammer to repeatedly hit the victim

Peterborough City Council will better regulate small HMOs in three areas of the city following consultation with residents earlier this year. Peterborough City Council will better regulate small HMOs in three areas of the city following consultation with residents earlier this year.
News3 days ago

Peterborough to toughen HMO rules following noise, litter, ASB and parking complaints

The direction will come into force from Monday 1 January 2024 for two years

News3 days ago

All lanes on A14 in Cambridgeshire now open after earlier crash near Brampton Hut

These were scene on the A14 near Cambridge this afternoon

On Wednesday (29 November) officers arrested a woman in Huntingdon after she blew 193 - more than five times the legal drink drive limit On Wednesday (29 November) officers arrested a woman in Huntingdon after she blew 193 - more than five times the legal drink drive limit
News3 days ago

Huntingdon drink driver more than FIVE times over legal limit

230 people killed or injured on Cambridgeshire roads since start of 2022 because of drink or drug driver.

Members of the public are being warned about courier fraud scams after two recent cases resulted in victims losing a total of £14,000. Members of the public are being warned about courier fraud scams after two recent cases resulted in victims losing a total of £14,000.
Crime3 days ago

Fake ‘detective’ scams Ely and Cambridge victims out of £14,000

Cyber and fraud prevention officer Kate Thwaites said: “These crimes often have a devastating impact on the victims"

PC Jay Cullimore took on the role as part of Peterborough’s City Centre Neighbourhood Policing Team (NPT) specifically to support local businesses. PC Jay Cullimore took on the role as part of Peterborough’s City Centre Neighbourhood Policing Team (NPT) specifically to support local businesses.
News3 days ago

Shoplifter makes off with coats as police officers were INSIDE Peterborough store chatting to staff

PC Cullimore took on the role specifically to support local businesses

FACET students all smiles as they show off their own wonky Christmas tree FACET students all smiles as they show off their own wonky Christmas tree
News3 days ago

‘Wonky tree’ mania in the Cambridgeshire town making headlines around the world

 The wonky tree will be in pride of place at FACET charity college festive car boot and sale

News3 days ago

Yellow-cold weather alert in place for Cambridgeshire until December 5

The Met Office says tonight will again be “very cold with clear spells and widespread frost”

News4 days ago

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We are asking, for the first time, for readers to support us financially by taking out a modest subscription.

Blake Healy (right) and Zak Wales being arrested. The meat and fish also in the photo had been stolen by Zak Wales. Blake Healy (right) and Zak Wales being arrested. The meat and fish also in the photo had been stolen by Zak Wales.
Crime4 days ago

Jailing two Cambridge shoplifters ‘will be welcome news to businesses’

'This pair show no regard for walking out of stores with baskets full of stolen items'

Susan Folkes, 68, of Black Horse Drove, Littleport, died after the red Ford Focus she was driving was involved in a crash with two tractors Susan Folkes, 68, of Black Horse Drove, Littleport, died after the red Ford Focus she was driving was involved in a crash with two tractors
News4 days ago

‘Loyal and kind’ woman killed in crash on the A10 near Littleport

A 40-year-old man from Norfolk was arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving

Norwood Road, March, ‘ground breaking’ ceremony for a scheme poised to bring 50 new affordable homes to the heart of March, comprising of all affordable rent properties. Completion on the site, supported by grant funding from Homes England, is expected in November 2025. Norwood Road, March, ‘ground breaking’ ceremony for a scheme poised to bring 50 new affordable homes to the heart of March, comprising of all affordable rent properties. Completion on the site, supported by grant funding from Homes England, is expected in November 2025.
News4 days ago

Accent’s accelerated charge to reduce housing waiting lists in Cambridgeshire

Accent speaks of its development ambitions for them across Fenland, Huntingdonshire, and Cambridgeshire

Cllr Asim Mahmood and Andrew Pakes Labour Parliamentary candidate, on a visit to the bus depot in Lincoln Road, Peterborough. Cllr Asim Mahmood and Andrew Pakes Labour Parliamentary candidate, on a visit to the bus depot in Lincoln Road, Peterborough.
News4 days ago

£200,000 finally released to kick start ‘overwhelming’ need for new bus depot for Peterborough

'I am looking forward to working with the Combined Authority to help deliver many of our priorities'

Drug dealer George Bellamy, 24, of Broadway, Yaxley, had heroin, cocaine and £2,290 in cash when he was arrested: a further £3,170 in cash was found in a safe. Drug dealer George Bellamy, 24, of Broadway, Yaxley, had heroin, cocaine and £2,290 in cash when he was arrested: a further £3,170 in cash was found in a safe.
Crime4 days ago

By George! Drug dealer told cough up £5,000 or face extra time in jail

'Not only has Bellamy got a significant prison sentence, but he must also pay back his ill-gotten gains'

Joy, as she was known to one and all, leaves her husband of 57 years, three children and six grandchildren. Joy, as she was known to one and all, leaves her husband of 57 years, three children and six grandchildren.
News4 days ago

Family tribute to wife, mum and grandmother, 79, killed in A16 crash near Peterborough

'She wore many different hats during her life including working for the American air force at Mildenhall'

Historic day for Huntingdon as HRH The Princess Royal officially opened the new fire station and Cambs fire and rescue training centre Historic day for Huntingdon as HRH The Princess Royal officially opened the new fire station and Cambs fire and rescue training centre
News4 days ago

GALLERY: Huntingdon fire station welcomes HRH The Princess Royal

Evlyn, 8, and Keevah, 11 – whose fathers work at the fire station – presented Her Royal Highness with a...