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Heritage Festival Events 2016

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The Heritage Festival Big Weekend In association with Perkins 2 & 3 July, 10am – 5pm daily Cathedral Precincts, Cathedral Square, St John’s Square Admission FREE This year’s theme is ‘Invaders and Settlers’, celebrating many of the nationalities that have come to settle in the city over the centuries....

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Tower Tours

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Toby Venables takes a Cathedral tour that takes you to the parts other tours can’t reach...

Heritage Festival Events 2016

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The Peterborough Heritage Festival is a unique chance to experience 3,500 years of history. Held in and around the...

Exploring the lost world of Must Farm…

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In 1982, routine drainage works on the outskirts of Peterborough revealed a unique ancient monument: a kilometre-long Bronze Age...

Peterborough’s Big Jurassic Fish…

"You're gonna need a bigger boat..."

When Victorian fossil hunter Alfred Nicholson Leeds found some tantalising bones in a Peterborough clay pit, it was initially...

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