Peterborough News 5th November 2010

A summary of the Peterborough Breakfast Show from BBC Radio Cambridgeshire broadcast from 06:00 to 09:00 on Friday 5th November 2010.

Cowgate will get a £350K makeover with cash from English Heritage, the Council and businesses themselves.
Leighton Primary in Orton will get a £650K makeover. The front of school will become the back and vice versa.
Hindus commence their Diwali celebrations at the weekend at the Rock Road centre.

Ferry Meadows fireworks is tomorrow. The bonfire will be lit at 6pm.
The swan feeding season has begun at Welney.
Asbah have signed up with GiveACar to funnel scrap proceeds to charity.
British Retail Survey reports consumer confidence down.
A Payments Council survey reports Brits hate queueing. Orton Post Office has staff in the queue to triage their needs.
Free Kicks Foundation are doing a QA with Ricky Villa plus fish and chips at the Lions Rugby Club 18/11/2001.

Weather: Another cloudy day with outbreaks of rain moving through from the west. 15C 59F.

Matthew Lee Deputy Leader Peterborough City Council.
Nyree Ambarchian PECT.
Tom Chance GiveACar.
Annette Angel ASBAH.
Mark Plumb Orton Post Office.
Michelle Whitman Payments Council.
Marcus Ferrell Ferry Meadows Country Park.
Peter Lee Civic Society.
Alice Kershawe Opportunity Peterborough.
Richard Dodd British Retail Consortium.
Hayley Sutton Acting Head Leighton Primary.
Steve Thorpe Free Kicks Foundation.
Peter Lane Posh Historian.

Presenter: Andy Gall
Producer: Samantha Dalton
Sport: Peter Swann
News: Suzie Roberts
Travel: Justin Peterson
Weather: John Law