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  • ’Fishpool Drive’ a lovely way to honour a great Stanground Lady

    For those of you that knew Peggy Fishpool at the Stanground Riding School. It was my pleasure to be involved with and to secure agreement for the road name of ’Fishpool Drive’ as a way for Stanground and indeed Peterborough residents to remember Peggy for many years to come.

  • Congratulations to Miss Bell, Heritage Park’s new Head Teacher

    Congratulations to Miss Bell, Heritage Park Primary Schools new Head Teacher. Great news everyone. After a very thorough selection and interview process, Miss Bell has been selected as our new head teacher at Heritage Park Primary School. I am delighted for her and I know you will join me in wishing to convey my utmost…

  • Defibrillator Update – I have some fantastic news.

    Defibrillator Update – I have some fantastic news. Thanks to a really kind donation of £220 from EML Electrical Contractors and a further CLF grant from my ward colleague Cllr Brian Rush, we have now reached our initial target of £1500. We’ll be arranging for our co fund raisers, Gemma’s Hearts and Heritage Park Primary…

  • The Peterborough Communities Fund

    The Peterborough Communities Fund is an exciting opportunity for people to make a real difference in their community – and it is now open for applications! Groups can apply for up to £20,000 to support new and existing projects. Find out more here:  https://www.peterborough.gov.uk/…/community-groups-invited…/

  • Poultry Farm & Slaughterhouse Latest

    Poultry Farm & Slaughterhouse Latest I’d hoped by now to be updating you with the news that this totally unsuitable application had been refused and hopefully kicked into the long grass forever but once again we are left frustrated by the HDC planning department. Time had run out before Christmas for the applicant to submit…

  • Heritage Park Primary Nature Song – Please vote

    Just have a listen to this fantastic song written and performed by the Heritage Park Primary School pupils on the Cambridgeshire Live website. After seeing and hearing this performed live only last week I’m sure as it did me, this’ll touch you because it so describes what beautiful nature we have all around us in…

  • New waste recycling centre about to open in Fengate

    The new waste recycling centre is about to open in Fengate and looks really impressive but we must find a way to encourage everyone to dispose of their waste responsibly rather than fly tip. As Chair of the Growth, Environment & Resources Committee, last week I requested the cross party task & finish group investigate…

  • Roadworks & Road Closure Notice – Advance Warning

    Roadworks & Road Closure Notice – Advance Warning. PLEASE NOTE – Latest Update – Roadworks will begin on the 4th March for 5 days. Resurfacing work on Whittlesey Road is scheduled. Road closures will take place on Whittlesey Road between Wright Avenue and Coneygree Road between 09:30 & 15:30hrs. Please take time to plan an…

  • Defibrillator Latest – CLF application approved

    How about some really positive news for a change? As you know we’re raising money along with Gemma’s Hearts and Heritage Park Primary to buy and install a defibrillator for the Park Farm community. Well, I’ve just heard that my application for a £950 contribution from the community leadership fund has been approved and along…

  • Stanground & Woodston Clean Energy Projects – proposal by Cambridgeshire County Council.

    STANGROUND AND WOODSTON CLEAN ENERGY PROJECTS proposal by Cambridgeshire County Council. Please try to attend one of the information evenings as below, have your say and let me know what you think to the plan by email to chris.harper@peterborough.gov.uk Below is the content of a letter from Chief Executive Gillian Beasley that is about to…