Peterborough News 3rd December 2010

A summary of the Peterborough Breakfast Show from BBC Radio Cambridgeshire broadcast from 06:00 to 09:00 on Friday 3rd December 2010.

NHS Peterborough have succesfully moved their A&E Department from the District Hospital to the new site at Bretton but problems with the switchboard are still being addressed. They suggest callers use 0800 9178562 or visit to access a list of direct numbers.
Following the scrapping of the A14 widening programme a debate continues over whether a toll road is the answer or if rail can ease the problem.
Peterborough City Council intends to reduce its contribution towards speed cameras locally, but the Safety Partnership says fixed cameras will remain, although there may be no film in them. In addition an extra mobile camera will be used, and communications with targeted motorists prior to court will also be minimal.

Following the inevitable loss of the World Cup bid, conversation centres on how easy it is to visit Russia, and on how welcoming the locals are. Apparently most places speak English.
A company that provides workspace for start-ups, Evans Easyspace in Orton Southgate, has an offer available of six months free letting if companies sign up for a year.
Club Dissident in Peterborough are holding a ’90s disco night in aid of charity tonight starting at 10pm and going on until 5am,
Just a reminder that the Yeovil game is off due to bad weather. Peterborough United’s next fixture, weather permitting, will be the rescheduled Rochdale game at London Road on Friday 10th December, kickoff is 7:45pm.

Weather: Starting very frosty with ice on untreated surfaces before temperatures gradually rise to close to freezing. Some sunny spells, and other periods of low cloud. 0C.

John Bridge Cambridgeshire Chamber of Commerce.
Cara Charles-Barks NHS Peterborough.
Tom Stokes MD Evans Easyspace.
Daniel Broccoli Britaly Travel.
Dave Moore Club Dissident.
Clinton Hale Cambs and Peterborough Safety Camera Partnership.
Jolina McCaffery Translator.
Matt Jacobson Film Reviewer.

Presenter: Shane O’Connor
Producer: Samantha Dalton
Sport: Nick Fairburn
News: Louise Neal
Travel: Justin Peterson
Weather: Phil Garner