Archive for Month: September 2016

  • Alert! Series of Stanground Burglaries

    We have a burglary series starting up in Stanground. There is a white male, about 6”0 tall, skinny to medium build, wearing a bright red baseball cap (possibly Nike) a tracksuit type jacket with distinctive white band going to the length of each arm. He has been seen in the area of Whittlesey Rd, the…

  • Vagrant back on Green Wheel

    I am aware that the vagrant is back in the area at the bottom of Aydon Road and Sandpiper Drive. This has been reported to the neighbourhood team to enforce the banning order already in place banning him from living rough in the area.

  • Changes to Subsidised Stanground Bus Services

    Following further investment in subsidised bus routes by Peterborough City Council the following change comes into force on the 2nd October 2016. Route 20, that serves Stanground, will now be renumbered Route 60 with minor changes to the timetable. The main changes being the early morning bus from Queensgate will be discontinued and there will…

  • Community Skips – No evidence they work. Bigger Punishment Needed

    A recent report to scrutiny where it was requested the council explore the use of community skips has shown only a very small reduction in fly tipping cases for one month of a four month trial and an actual increase during the other 3 months in the trial area. My view is fly tipping should…

  • Stanground Library – Longer Opening Hours

    Vivacity have announced a pilot for longer opening hours for Stanground Library. Last year, Peterborough City Council invested significantly in the technology Open+ to allow self-service access to libraries and contribute towards the council’s budgetary savings. Whilst last year they were able to maintain opening hours in all Peterborough’s libraries, they are now piloting extending…