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Opportunity Peterborough helps secure over 200 new local jobs as URBN moves it European distribution to a new 400,000 sq ft high-tech Fulfilment Centre in Peterborough

Following support from Opportunity Peterborough, URBN, the global portfolio of consumer brands comprised of Urban Outfitters, Anthropologie & Free…

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Lidl to begin operations at new £70 million distribution centre

The £70m Regional Distribution Centre, located in Peterborough, will open on 1 August, employing 400 people The new warehouse is…

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New £30 million university for Peterborough is officially launched by Universities Minister

Minister of State for Universities Michelle Donelan has today (14 July) announced Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) as the official higher…

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Coloplast opens new operations hub in Peterborough

Today, local med tech company Coloplast officially opened its new £9 million, 135,000 square foot distribution centre in…

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Dutch paint manufacturer opens its first UK base in Peterborough

Anker Stuy, a specialist joinery coatings manufacturer from The Netherlands has officially marked the opening of its first UK…

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Local businesses have their say on skills curriculum for new university for Peterborough

Almost 80 businesses operating in Peterborough have given feedback in a survey asking what kinds of courses and skills they…

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Peterborough has its say on its digital future as CityFibre’s Gigabit vision takes shape

Peterborough’s civic and business communities came together last week to explore how improved digital connectivity is already transforming…

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Discover Peterborough’s Smart City Achievements at the 2019 Smart City Summit & Expo in Taipei

As one of the UK’s top Smart Cities, we’re delighted to be part of the UK government’s stand at the…

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Colopast Expansion and Sunday Times Top 100 Ranking Typifies Continental Interest in Peterborough

The latest continental investment in Peterborough has been celebrated this week (25 Feb 2019) by Coloplast, a leading medical device…

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Annual Economic Intelligence Report for Peteborough published January 2019

The Economic Intelligence Report is an annual publication that evaluates Peterborough’s economic performance in areas such as GVA, productivity, employment,…

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