Peterborough News 5th October 2010

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

Council will demolish the Wirrina complex on Saturday morning and say they have no imminent plans for the site.
Many local voices are clamouring for a replacement community facility in the city centre.
Council Leader does not rule out providing Council premises in the centre for community use.
Following a campaign to target persistent offenders police report crime figures are significantly lower.

Andrew Lansley MP says GP consortia are an ideal solution for Peterborough.
Two entrepreneurs have created Plug In To Peterborough, a business orientated social networking site for the city.
Opinions are emerging that plans to limit Child Benefit will adversely affect single mothers and other single income families.
Organisers finalise preparations for the Great Eastern Run which starts in Cathedral Square at 10:10 this Sunday 10th October 2010.
BBC investigate rumours that Peterborough gymnast Emma White may have picked up an injury at the Commonwealth Games.
Posh travel to Huddersfield tonight in the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy. 7pm kickoff.

Weather: Mainly dry at first but rather cloudy with rain spreading from the south later. 17C 63F.

Trevor Pearce Peterborough Local History Society.
Charles Swift Peterborough City Council.
Sue from Werrington.
Simon Osborne & Stuart Whaley Plug In 2 Peterborough.
Tony King UK Athletics Course Measurer.
Eric Winstone Head Ormiston Bushfield Academy and Runner.
Siobhan Freegard Netmums.
Pete Teague ex-Duty Manager Wirrina.
Marco Cereste Leader Peterborough City Council.

Presenter: Paul Stainton
Producer: Ben Stevenson
Sport: Nick Fairburn
News: Suzi Roberts
Travel: Justin Peterson
Weather: Emma Sharples
Phones: Kerry Devine