Peterborough News 11th October 2010

A summary of the Peterborough Breakfast Show from BBC Radio Cambridgeshire broadcast from 06:00 to 09:00 on Monday 11th October 2010.

The Great Eastern Run on Sunday was marred by the death of two of the competitors.
Perkins have announced they will sponsor the run for five years.
Extra freight trains planned to run through Peakirk add to crossing safety fears in the village.

Royal College of Physicians say that there has been an improvement in the care of stroke victims in Peterborough.
Sue Ryder Care have been given some historic signed programmes to be auctioned off on Saturday.
A successful World Conker Championships was held at Polebrooke this weekend.
Peterborough athlete Louise Hazel won a gold medal in Delhi.
Peterborough United must work harder after their 2-0 defeat at Hartlepool at the weekend.

Weather: Most places starting the day cloudy with some mist. Cloud is expected to clear quickly. Sunny afternoon. 16C 61F.

Stuart Hamilton Race Organiser.
Gillian Beasley Chief Exec Peterborough City Council.
James Wooley Charity Donor.
John Hadman Secretary Ashton Conker Club.
Peter Jackman Veteran Runner.
Bob Nitsch Werrington Joggers.
Gwenne Henricks President Perkins.
John Holdich Peterborough City Council.
Nilesh Patel Posh Fan.
Loise Hazel Peterborough Athlete.

Presenter: Paul Stainton
Producer: Steve Titman
Sport: Alex Harris
News: Suzi Roberts
Travel: Justin Peterson
Weather: Chris Bell