Monthly Archives: February 2011

Citizen Power “A Mirage”

07:10 Monday 7th February 2011 Peterborough Breakfast Show BBC Radio Cambridgeshire PAUL STAINTON: this morning we’re also asking if the Big Society is working anywhere, and especially here in Peterborough. A review will be presented later on the city’s seven … Continue reading

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The Royston Express

17:58 Friday 4th February 2011 Drivetime BBC Radio Cambridgeshire ANDY BURROWS: The people of Royston can now travel on their own train. The Royston Express was named today, in a special ceremony, which also marked the opening of a longer … Continue reading

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Council Merger Talks

17:12 Friday 4th February 2011 Drivetime BBC Radio Cambridgeshire ANDY BURROWS: Reports today that three district councils in Cambridgeshire could merge. Fenland, East Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire District Councils are said to be considering coming together in a bid to save … Continue reading

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Peterborough City Council Consultants “on £1,300 a day”

07:08 Friday 4th February 2011 Peterborough Breakfast Show BBC Radio Cambridge PAUL STAINTON: A report into Peterborough City Council’s use of consultants has been delayed again. It was due last November, then again this week. But it’s findings have now … Continue reading

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Mary Beard on Events in Egypt

17:09 Thursday 3rd February 2011 Drivetime BBC Radio Cambridgeshire. ANDY BURROWS: We’ve spoken over the last few days to Raph Cormack, who’s from Cambridge, and has been studying in Arabic in Cairo. He’s been keeping us updated on what it’s … Continue reading

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The Peterborough City Council Consultant Spending Report Saga

An extraordinary series of delays are leading some to conclude that Peterborough City Council is stalling on delivery of its report into the massive amount of money it has been paying to a group of consultants. Tweet

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O&H Hampton Progress on Community Centre

07:51 Wednesday 2nd February 2011 Peterborough Breakfast Show BBC Radio Cambridgeshire PAUL STAINTON: Work on the Hamptons community centre was delayed by the recession. That’s according to the developers, who have now cleared the site for the new facility. Suzy … Continue reading

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John Bridge on the A14

10:40 Wednesday 2nd February 2011 Andy Harper Show BBC Radio Cambridgeshire ANDY HARPER: Well, it is chaos on Cambridgeshire’s roads again this morning, because of this accident on the A14. And it has a massive knock-on on the lives of … Continue reading

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