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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!

—–Stop Press! —– Peterborough Arena to host 1940s Hanger Dance this coming October! That’s right folks, you heard it here first, Peterborough Arena is hosting a lively vintage themed hanger dance, “The Big 40s Night Out” this autumn, and tickets are flying out of the building like hotcakes on a hot tin roof! Saturday 17th […]

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Brand new show Product Earth Expo comes to Peterborough Arena

Are you looking for something a little bit different to do at the end of June? Are you a fan of live music, or camping, or perhaps you care for the environment, or are a fan of hemp and related products? Brand new event Product Earth Expo is coming to the Peterborough Arena on Saturday […]

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6000 riders partake in the UK’s first UCI World Cycling Tour

Peterborough Arena was delighted to host The UK’s first ever UCI World Cycling Tour (UWCT) which took place last weekend, 6th and 7th June, with over 6,000 cyclists taking part in the Enervit Tour of Cambridgeshire Gran Fondo and Chrono. The inaugural Tour of Cambridgeshire Gran Fondo and Chrono TT over the weekend was deemed a resounding success […]

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World class cycling event comes to Peterborough on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th June

Tour of Cambridgeshire attracts thousands of local riders as well as those from all over the UK and Europe for world class event The Enervit Tour of Cambridgeshire Gran Fondo and Chrono will see thousands of riders come to Peterborough over the weekend of 6 & 7 June 2015. The Tour of Cambridgeshire Gran Fondo […]

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Game On! Minecraft fans’ event is on its way to Peterborough

Game On! Peterborough Arena has been selected as one of the few locations in the UK to host a major family-friendly convention – attracting gaming fans from all over the country. Organisers of MineVention have selected East of England venue to become the home of a massive one-day convention for Minecraft game lovers. The event, […]

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We have used Peterborough Arena for our national conference for a number of seasons and the venue provides a fantastic facility.

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