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Peterborough’s Firework Displays 2017

Fires crackling, Catherine wheels whistling as they spin wildly. The oohs and aahs of the crowd. Faces aglow from the lights of the sparklers.Rockets shoot up in a screech and explode in a riot of colours leaving sparkles in their wake. It’s that time of…

October 8, 2017
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Fit Fortnight with Hotter Shoes

Last week I was invited to my local Hotter Shoes store in Queensgate, Peterborough. To celebrate their passion for making comfortable shoes that feel and fit perfectly, Hotter have launched their first ever Fit Fortnight event from 24th September to 8th October. And last Friday, as…

October 4, 2017
Travel and Local

New retailers announced for Queensgate.

Two new retailers have been announced for the old BHS unit in Queensgate. The unit, which has stood empty since BHS closed last summer will now be home to Joules Clothing and Smiggle, Queensgate has announced in the following press release today. SECOND RETAILER…

September 12, 2017
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Belton House | National Trust

This summer, we have decided to join the National Trust. I’ve wanted to join for quite a while and so we finally took the plunge. We’ve only been members for about two or three weeks and we have already visited our first national trust…

August 17, 2017
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Digital People in Peterborough

Tonight I went along to Bewiched Coffee where they host Digital People in Peterborough, or DPiP, as it’s affectionately known. DPiP is basically a monthly meeting of like minded people that have an interest in ‘digital’ in some aspect of their life, whether through…

August 2, 2017
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7 Family Friendly Ways to Enjoy Ferry Meadows

Ferry Meadows is a fantastic, family-friendly country park based in Peterborough. From food to water-sports and a mini railway there is plenty to keep everyone entertained. I’m very lucky to live so close by and along with my family and friends, I’ve spent many…

April 25, 2017
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February 2017 Half Term in Peterborough

Hello all, It’s me again back with my list of half term activities to keep your brood occupied this February.  As always, events that are on more than once are repeated across the days so you need only look at the day you want. I…

January 31, 2017
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Pick your own at Hill Farm

Fruit picking is something that I’ve wanted to do for ages with Dexter and even more so now that we have Paisley. I remember going to a pick your own farm as a child and loving it – the beautiful rows and of fruit…

September 6, 2016