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Artisan baker Paul Hollywood ready to share secrets with local fans

IF you want to know how to make your dough rise or how to avoid a soggy bottom – then artisan baker Paul Hollywood will be on hand to answer your questions in person. Paul will be sharing his baking secrets, tips, tricks – and even the odd bit of TV show gossip – during […]

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Leading regional autumn show returns to Peterborough Arena

THE countdown is now on to the highly anticipated new-look Autumn Food and Country Fair in Peterborough – with food, fur, feathers and family fun on the seasonal agenda. A highlight in the autumn calendar, the event is the biggest of its kind in the region, taking place at the Peterborough Arena and East of […]

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“Paw-sitively great day out” raises £1300 for canine charities

ORGANISERS of the hugely successful Just Dogs Live event at Peterborough Arena have donated £1,300 spilt between both the Guide Dogs for the Blind and the East Anglian Staffordshire Bull Terrier Rescue. The cash was raised during the three-day Just Dogs Live show in July when four-legged visitors were charged £2 admission, with the proceeds […]

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Santas Barn returns bigger and better than ever!

It’s that time of year again and we are pleased to announce that the Biggest Christmas Experience in Peterborough is back at the Peterborough Arena East of England Showground. Selected dates throughout December will see the newly refurbished Prince Build Pavilion transformed into a slice of the North Pole right here in Peterborough. Following the […]

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Become a Showmaker at Peterborough Arena

WE NEED YOU! HAVE YOU GOT WHAT IT TAKES TO BE A SHOWMAKER?! Peterborough Arena, at the East of England Showground is today launching an exciting new initiative. The Event Management team are seeking out “Showmakers”; people from the local area, who are willing to volunteer their time at public events on site, and in […]

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Peterborough Arena serves up 5* Dishes with Farmers Kitchen Initiative.

Peterborough Arena is truly thrilled to have been awarded a 5* food hygiene grade from the City Council for it’s new in-house hospitality and catering facility “Farmer’s Kitchen”. The top rated certification comes just days after Peterborough Arena launched it’s new food and hospitality brand, at the equestrian show “Equifest”, with the opening of the […]

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Peterborough Arena takes part in unique fundraising challenge to help local Rail Charity.

A team from Peterborough Arena recently took to the railways, to compete in a time trial race with a difference; on an original restored Victorian Pump Trolley!    Local insurance brokers and financial planners Alan Boswell Group (ABG) who are sponsors of Peterborough Arena, organised the challenge and Peterborough Arena couldn’t resist the quirky fundraising […]

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MINEVENTION, The Convention for Minecraft Fans. Peterborough Arena is thrilled host MineVention on 12th September, a brand new show for gaming fans. A Mum from Kent has had great success with her convention in Southern Ireland afterselling out 9 events and is now bringing the event to the UK! Not only bringing the fans of […]

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Kids get hands-on at the UK’s largest educational farming event

5,500 children from schools across the East of England region came together for the third annual Kids Country Food and Farming Day, Friday 3rd July at Peterborough Arena. Food & Farming Day is the largest educational farming event of its kind in the UK, and aims to teach children where food comes from and the […]

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The Big 40s Night out comes to Peterborough Arena!

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Peterborough Arena is the ideal location to hold Firework Fiesta due to its location, easy access, large car parks and covered permanent facilities and we find the staff most helpful.

Colin Harrison
Chairman Firework Fiesta

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