Peterborough News 17th September 2010

A summary of the Peterborough Breakfast Show from BBC Radio Cambridgeshire broadcast from 07:00 to 09:00 on Friday 17th September 2010.

Eye locals are on a collision course with the Council over plans to build many more houses in Eye. They claim Council officers have misrepresented the level of opposition to the plans.
Cllr Mike Fletcher is considering resigning from the Conservative Group after attempts to voice his feelings on issues in two Scrutiny Committees were, he believes, deliberately suppressed.
United union are up in arms over the doubling of staff parking charges at Peterborough Hospital by the PFI owners Brookfield.

A disproprtionate number of black and Asian people were subjected to stop and search in Cambridgeshire, but police believe the demographic data may have changed.
Parts of the A1139 will be closed this weekend near the Eye roundabout for yet more road works.
Council is staging a World Music Event in Cathedral Square at noon on Sunday 19th September 2010.
A person and a dog were rescueed from a flat fire in Paston. A cooker was blamed.
The result of Come Dine With Me Peterborough will be decided in this evenings show at 5pm on Channel 4.
Chris Slade reminds us that there is a Posh podcast available at Standing on the Glebe.

Weather: Mainly fine and dry with sunny spells and patchy cloud, although turning cloudier later. 15C 59F.

Dale McKean Eye Local.
Mike Fletcher Peterborough City Cllr.
Stewart Jackson MP.
Owen Granfield Unite Union.
Parveen Ashraf Come Dine With Me Contestant.
Peter Heath-Brown Planning Policy Manager Peterborough City Council.
Mark Hopkins Assiatant Chief Constable Cambridgeshire Constabulary.
Chris Slade Posh Podcaster.
Moyez Sanchez Latino Sounds.

Presenter: Paul Stainton
Producer: Ben Stevenson
Sport: Peter Swann
News: Suzy Roberts
Travel: Justin Peterson
Weather: John Lord
Phones: Kerry Devine