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  Peterborough Panthers Official Website   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Peterborough Panthers have had to revise their end of season fixtures following several postponements because of the wet weather and plan to finish their league fixtures with a double header against Coventry and Belle Vue.
Peterborough Panthers have signed German International and former Wolves and Lakeside star, Christian Hefenbrock, before the transfer window was closed, in an effort to improve their play off and title aspirations.
Panthers forced to use rider replacement at Belle Vue tonight as Niels was forced to pull out of a meeting in Denmark yesterday because of problems with his leg.
www.peterboroughspeedway.net   (176 words)

  Peterborough - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Peterborough is a cathedral city and Unitary Authority in the East of England.
Peterborough (Burgh, Burgus sancti Petri) is proved by its original name Medeshampstede to have been a Saxon village before 655 when Saxulf, a monk, founded the monastery on land granted to him for that purpose by Penda, king of Mercia.
Among the privileges claimed by the abbot as early as the 13th century was that of having a prison for felons taken in the soke and borough.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Peterborough   (2211 words)

 Peterborough, Ontario - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Peterborough (2004 population 74,600 and the metropolitan population numbers 112,000) is a city on the Otonabee River in central-eastern Ontario, Canada, 125km northeast of Toronto.
Peterborough is a gateway to the "cottage country" of the Kawarthas, a large recreational region of the province.
Peterborough was incorporated as a town in 1850 (population 2,191).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Peterborough,_Ontario   (1890 words)

 Positively Peterborough - 2000 years of history
Peterborough's magnificent Norman cathedral with its celebrated west front and painted ceiling became the burial place in 1536 of Katharine of Aragon, first wife of Henry VIII.
Peterborough was transformed from market town to an industrial centre with the arrival of the steam railway in the 1840s.
Today, Peterborough is a thriving, dynamic business centre with a broadly-based economy populated by people who clearly believe that it is a great place to live and work.
www.positivelypeterborough.org /lifestyle_history.asp   (417 words)

 Walkabout - Peterborough
This particular absurdity was the result of different state governments being unable (or unwilling) to agree on a standard railway gauge.
Peterborough developed relatively late in the history of South Australia.
It is entirely appropriate that one of the main attraction in an old railway town should be the old railway workshop with its displays of steam engines and carriages.
www.walkabout.com.au /fairfax/locations/SAPeterborough.shtml   (546 words)

 Peterborough (Canada) - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Peterborough (Canada)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Peterborough is the chief commercial centre for central Ontario.
The world's largest deposit of nepheline, used in the manufacture of glass, is mined north of the city, and the refined product is shipped to the glass industry round the world.
Peterborough is on the Trent Canal, an inland waterway, joining Lake Ontario with Georgian Bay.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Peterborough+(Canada)   (181 words)

 Peterborough, New Hampshire
Peterborough was among the soldier's towns named during the term of Governor Jonathan Belcher when New Hampshire was still a province of Massachusetts.
Overall, Peterborough's population increased by a total of 3,327 residents, going from 2,556 in 1950 to 5,883 residents in 2000.
The 2004 Census estimate for Peterborough was 6,069 residents, which ranked 55th among New Hampshire's incorporated cities and towns.
www.nhes.state.nh.us /elmi/htmlprofiles/peterborough.html   (400 words)

 history | Peterborough New Hampshire
After the war, William Diamond, the drummer boy of Lexington, settled in Peterborough and is buried in the old cemetery.
Although Peterborough grew little in population or economic prosperity from the end of the Civil War to the post World War II era, the town did continue its interest in intellectual and social pursuits.
Peterborough was, and is, a town that works hard, values education, seeks cultural enrichment and champions social issues.
www.ci.peterborough.nh.us /html/history.htm   (634 words)

 UKDS is building HMP Peterborough
HMP Peterborough is the country's only dual-purpose prison, housing both male and female prisoners.
In addition to prisoners from the courts, HMP Peterborough also accommodates long-term Category B and Category C prisoners, allowing Cambridgeshire prisoners to serve a large part of their sentence close to their community.
HMP Peterborough was awarded to UKDS on a 25-year Design, Construct, Manage and Finance (DCMF) contract by the Home Office on 14 February 2003.
www.ukds.info /hmp_peterborough.htm   (409 words)

 TimeRef - History Timelines - Peterborough Cathedral
In the presence of King Edgar, Archbishop Dunstan of Canterbury and Oswald, Archbishop of York, consecrate the abbey at Peterborough.
The Lady Chapel of the Cathedral at Peterborough was constructed between 1272 and 1286.
The central tower of Peterborough Cathedral was begun in 1325.
www.btinternet.com /~timeref/hpl629.htm   (460 words)

 Peterborough Petes :: Home
The Peterborough Petes are proud to announce that season ticket packages for the upcoming 2007/2008...
The Peterborough Petes are proud to announce the acquisition of overage defenseman Bobby Davey from...
Peterborough Memorial Centre staff were hard at work Wednesday painting the ice surface in preparati...
www.gopetesgo.com   (85 words)

 CBC News: Ontario, Quebec clean up after flood disaster   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
PETERBOROUGH, ONT. - A state of emergency remains in effect for Peterborough, Ont., and Témiscaming, Que., after heavy rain overnight caused massive flooding in the two areas.
The downpour caused storm sewers to back up in the central Ontario city of Peterborough, leaving much of its downtown core underwater and causing a senior's home with 200 residents to be evacuated.
Peterborough Mayor Sylvia Sutherland said those living downstream who rely on well water should boil their water before consumption.
www.cbc.ca /story/canada/national/2004/07/15/floodspeter040715.html   (571 words)

 kawartha news: peterborough, city of kawartha lakes and brock newspapers
Peterborough firefighters are launching their summer Smoke Alarm Home Inspection Program today (Wednesday).
The Peterborough Petes' journey to the Memorial Cup final hit a major roadblock Tuesday night...
The Peterborough Petes have provided their fans with a lot of great memories during their...
www.mykawartha.com /ka/news/peterborough   (594 words)

 Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
In the tradition of the original British BandB's, the Peterborough Manor offers simple and affordable accommodation in a non-smoking, family friendly environment.
Several excellent restaurants are within walking distance in Peterborough's town center or in the surrounding towns.
Peterborough, immortalized in Thornton Wilder's "Our Town," is centrally located on the Contoocook River in southern New Hampshire.
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 City of Peterborough   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
The City of Peterborough completed a strategic city-wide assessment of its urban drainage and sewer systems in 2005 as a result of severe rainfall events...
The City of Peterborough (City), through their consultant Earth Tech Canada Inc., has initiated a study to examine the existing road network in the vicinity of the new Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC) and identify road improvements as appropriate.
Committed to safely assisting school children across busy streets in Peterborough, you are a competent and caring individual who is able to work outdoors in all weather conditions...
www.city.peterborough.on.ca /ptbohome.htm   (727 words)

   The Catholic Diocese of Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
The present geographical area of the Diocese of Peterborough includes the districts of Muskoka and Parry Sound, the counties of Peterborough, Northumberland and Victoria, that portion of the Regional District of Durham which formally was the County of Durham, and five south western townships of the County of Haliburton.
The religious communities of women remaining in Diocese of Peterborough include the Sisters Adorers of the Precious Blood and the Congregation of St. Joseph.
The present day (1994) Catholic population of the Peterborough Diocese is about 75,000 and is served through 41 parishes and related missions.
www.peterboroughdiocese.org   (496 words)

 Local News - Peterborough Today: News, Sport, Jobs, Property, Cars, Entertainments & More   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Michael Hoffman, of Bruces Close, Conington, near Peterborough, who runs the UFO research group Sky Lights, hopes that the release of so-called "X files" held by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) will finally shed light on why there have been so many alien sightings in the area.
The latest files also revealed that a government meeting was held to investigate the existence of aliens in June 1951, but dismissed sightings of UFOs by RAF personnel, as well as a series of reports of "luminous bodies" by members of the public.
Thomas Thompson, of Lincoln Road, Peterborough, said he witnessed the glowing orange spaceship at a friend's house, in St Neots, in 1981.
www.peterboroughtoday.co.uk /ViewArticle2.aspx?SectionID=845&ArticleID=945713   (640 words)

 Peterborough UK - Community Website - Tourist & Visitor Information
But Peterborough has ancient origins with its 3,000-year-old Flag Fen bronze age settlement, one of Europe's most important archaeological sites from that era.
Around 43 AD the Romans established a fortress which grew into a substantial fortified town known as Durobrivae and Peterborough's Norman cathedral became the burial place in 1536 of Katharine of Aragon, first wife of Henry VIII.
Today, Peterborough is a thriving, business centre with a broadly-based economy...
www.peterborough.net /visitors   (260 words)

 Peterborough, NH -- Welcome to Our Town's Web Site!
Peterborough has been named one of the "Top 10 Coolest Towns" in the USA by Frommer's Budget Travel Magazine.
This new handbook has been prepared by the Office of Community Development and is intended as a guide for all town volunteer board or committee members, whether elected or appointed.
Letter to Taxpayers re: New Fiscal Year, 8/16/06  A letter to the taxpayers of Peterborough outlining the changes in the fiscal year as voted on in the March 2006 town meeting, and how they will have a one-time effect on Peterborough resident's tax bills
www.townofpeterborough.com   (548 words)

 Osprey Media. - Peterborough Examiner
Council refused to be drawn into debate over a controversial proposed development in a south-end neighbourhood last night in order to save discussion until after a public meeting.
Peterborough Petes will have to defeat history now if they are to win the 2006 Memorial Cup.
Premier Dalton McGuinty is going to spend a good part of his summer in Canada’s other nine provinces, trying to convince most of them to take less money so Ontario can have more.
www.thepeterboroughexaminer.com /webapp/sitepages   (270 words)

 PeterboroughSucks.com - We worked with glue a lot as children.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Since PtboSux’s inception, I’ve left Peterborough, found a wif and a more rewarding job, and even starred in a major motion picture… so therefore I feel it’s time for me to bow out as master of this domain.
The biggest adjustment I've had to make moving from Peterborough to Toronto (apart from getting a real paycheque) is coming to terms with a diminished amount of personal space.
In Peterborough, I might find myself on an elevator a couple of times a year.
www.peterboroughsucks.com /main.aspx   (1107 words)

 Peterborough Mountaineering Club - Climbing Wall   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
The wall is situated at the Peterborough Town Sports Club near the Edith Cavell hospital.
The hospital is signposted throughout the Peterborough area, and is located in Bretton, which is to the north of the town centre.
More pictures of the wall can be seen on the Unofficial Guide to the Peterborough Climbing Wall.
www.peterboroughmc.org.uk /ClimbingWall.aspx   (359 words)

With three races remaining, the action is sure to be intense as the drive for the championship becomes the focus and goal of many of the top competitors.
It was an action packed night of racing at Peterborough Speedway on Saturday, August 18th.
The For Funs, Peterborough Hyundai Mini Stocks, Legends, and Late Models entertained fans from the first green flag at 7:00pm until the final checkered at 10:30pm.
www.peterboroughspeedway.com   (323 words)

 Peterborough UK - Community Website
Peterborough City Council are distributing leaflets warning drivers of the dangers of falling asleep at the wheel...
Peterborough Museum Ghost-Cam - Active 5pm and 8am daily...
Peterborough Chamber of Commerce has been rebranded ‘the ultimate business network’...
www.peterborough.net   (167 words)

 Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce - Peterborough NH
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We represent the surrounding towns in the Greater Peterborough area including Peterborough, New Hampshire, Jaffrey, Rindge, Dublin, Sharon, Temple, Antrim, Bennington, Fitzwilliam, Francestown, Greenfield, Greenville, Hancock, Harrisville, Mason, and New Ipswich.
If you are looking for a business connection in the Greater Peterborough, NH area or need more information than you can find via our
www.peterboroughchamber.com   (139 words)

We are responsible for many services within the City of Peterborough (Commissioning Services, Marriage Licenses and Ceremonies, Lottery and Business Licensing, Records Management and the Annual Civic Awards Ceremony to name a few).
A joint project of Peterborough Green-Up and the City of Peterborough, it's running from August 27 - September 2, 2007.
Emergency Shelter Request For Proposal A public consultation session concerning an RFP for the provision of Emergency Shelter Services in Peterborough is being conducted.
www.city.peterborough.on.ca   (296 words)

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