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What’s on | Editor’s pick – October 2017

↑ Halloween Ghost Walks, various times, Halloween weekend, Peterborough Museum

Make a playhouse
A fabulous opportunity to learn more about intricate and beautiful paper theatres from the eighteenth and nineteenth century, and the chance to have a go at making one!
Toy Theatre Workshop
Saturday, 7 October, 10.30 – 12.30 pm
Peterborough Museum, Priestgate, Peterborough,

On the run
A huge annual sporting event for the city, the Perkins Great Eastern Run is back this October, with opportunities to strap on your running shoes or stand back and cheer on the participants.
The Perkins Great Eastern Run
Sunday, 8 October, various start times
Embankment Road, Peterborough

Light fantastic
The Hindu festival of lights is celebrated in style this month at Cathedral Square. All are welcome to join in the fun, sample food and generally have a wonderful, warm day out.
Diwali Festival at Cathedral Square
Saturday, 14 October, 10.30 ­– 6 pm
Cathedral Square, Peterborough

Spread the love
A melange of music at the Cathedral and on the Green, an all-day festival for all ages, raising money for Oxfam.
Saturday, 21 October, 10.30 – 9 pm
Peterborough Cathedral, Minster Precincts, Peterborough

Spooky time!
As Christmas would not be Christmas without any presents, so Halloween would not be Halloween without a good, old-fashioned ghost walk around Peterborough city centre. Expect hair-raising tales told in a suitably spooky style…
Halloween Ghost Walks
Various times, Halloween weekend
Peterborough Museum, Priestgate, Peterborough


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