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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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Metro Bank celebrates golden milestone with 50th store opening in Peterborough

Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, is bringing community banking to Peterborough, with the opening of its 50th store. To celebrate the golden occasion, Metro Bank is holding a two-day long grand opening party on Friday 29th and Saturday 30th September. The fun-filled days will be jam-packed with family entertainment including dog-shows, stilt-walkers, giveaways […]

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Addison Lee launches recruitment campaign for 250 jobs in Peterborough

New centre in Peterborough is the company’s first major operational investment outside London as it plans for global growth Addison Lee, Europe’s largest car service, has today launched a recruitment campaign for 250 new jobs in Peterborough. The company is relocating the centre from Camden to Access House in Hampton, choosing Peterborough for its first significant UK operational […]

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