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Peterborough site bids to help build expanded Heathrow

Pictured (l-r): Steve Bowyer, Chief Executive of Opportunity Peterborough, John Holdich, Leader of Peterborough City Council, Emma Gilthorpe, Executive Director of Expansion at Heathrow, Mayor James Palmer, Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority, Cllr Peter Hiller, Portfolio Holder for Growth, Planning, Housing and Economic Development at Peterborough City Council. Scroll down to see more images from […]

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Peterborough is at the Taipei Smart City Summit & Expo 2018

As one of the UK’s top Smart Cities, we’re delighted to be part of the UK government’s stand at the 2018 Smart City Summit and Expo in Taipei this week (27 – 30 March  2018). We’re also pleased for our city’s smart journey to be featured at the Power up for Cities talk and Go […]

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Peterborough makes Heathrow expansion longlist

A bid by Opportunity Peterborough has secured the city a place on the longlist of 65 potential locations that could support £16 billion expansion plans for Heathrow airport. The plans will create four Logistics Hubs across the country that will participate in offsite construction of Heathrow’s third runway. “Peterborough has made a very compelling case […]

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Peterborough named one of the UK’s top Smart Cities

Peterborough has been named as one of the UK’s top 10 leading Smart Cities in a report published last week (commencing 23 October). The Future Peterborough project, run by Opportunity Peterborough in partnership with Peterborough City Council, was given special recognition for its unique approach to sustainability and its approach to creating circular economy which […]

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