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Peterborough Arena appoints Ex-EMAP chief Sir Robin Miller as chairman

Peterborough Arena has appointed Sir Robin Miller – formerly chief executive of EMAP – as its chairman. Robin began his career as a junior newspaper reporter and eventually became chief executive chairman of the Peterborough-based publisher EMAP – then one of the UK’s leading media companies He is very familiar with the events sector, having […]

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Canine capers draw the crowds at Just Dogs Live

OVER 8,700 dogs of all breeds, shapes and sizes helped to make Peterborough Arena and the East of England Showground’s revamped Just Dogs Live event a huge success. The multi-purpose indoor and outdoor venue was transformed into a dog lover’s paradise for the new look show – which incorporated the prestigious East of England Championship […]

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Peterborough Arena opens the door to new venture initiatives

Peterborough Arena is opening the door to entrepreneurial organisers looking for a venue prepared to assist with new or emerging events. The leading East of England venue – with extensive indoor and outdoor space to host public or consumer events, trade shows or festivals – is inviting organisers to come and talk to them about […]

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Businesses team up to strengthen Peterborough’s position on the regional map

PETERBOROUGH Arena’s new sponsorship opportunities have already attracted the support of a number of retail and leisure businesses from around the city. The venue welcomes more than half a million visitors each year and is now delighted to be able to offer exciting bespoke partnerships to companies to share in its growing success. The first […]

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Pet charities to raise funds at East of England’s biggest dog show

VISITORS to next month’s Just Dogs Live event can have fun and fundraise at the same time, with a number of pet charities attending the region’s answer to a summer Crufts. The fabulous Just Dogs Live event runs at the Peterborough Arena and the East of England Showground on July 4/5/6 – when organisers expect […]

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Can you dig it? Technology exhibition moves to Peterborough Arena

MORE than 2,000 visitors are expected to attend a new event coming to Peterborough Arena this autumn. No-Dig Live is a trenchless technology exhibition that combines outdoor demonstrations and seminars – and is must event for engineers, contractors and consultants. Making use of the venue’s indoor and outdoor facilities, organisers bring the event’s large exhibition […]

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Peterborough Arena becomes college’s partner to host student awards ceremony

WE”RE delighted to have joined forces with Peterborough Regional College’s 2014 student awards ceremony – by hosting the event at our venue. Each year, PRC stages a prestigious Excellence in Awards event to celebrate student successes in a range of subjects from the past academic year. The annual ceremony attracts not only students and their […]

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Dog owners urged to get pets microchipped during national campaign

EACH year, more than 100,000 dogs stray or are lost or stolen – with many having to be kept in kennels before being re-homed. The national figures from the Kennel Club are revealed ahead of country-wide campaign to urge pet owners to have their dogs microchipped, meaning pet and owner can be reunited quickly, reducing […]

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From canine capers to pedigree pooches – new look show is doggy heaven!

Peterborough Arena and the East of England Showground are thrilled to host the region’s answer to a summer Crufts! July 4/5/6 sees the return of Just Dogs Live to the area’s premier indoor and outdoor venue – celebrating the biggest gathering of four-legged friends in the region. The refreshed and revamped show is expected to […]

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Peterborough Arena is revving up for a retro motoring showstopper

VINTAGE vehicles and classic cars will be giving a retro feel to the vast outdoor space at Peterborough Arena this summer – making another event first for the venue. The Vintage Sports-Car Club has chosen the East of England location to stage a week of celebrations to mark its 80th milestone. Several days of amazing […]

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The Arena offers us a central location with ample free parking and good on site facilities that can cater for indoor / outdoor use. Recent improvements in terms of infrastructure and services should make it a first choice locally to hold an event whether large or small.

Martin Chick Managing director of Mulberry Events Ltd – British Motorcyclist’s Federation (BMF) show organiser.

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