Archive for July, 2011

20 Photographs Added to Emergency Services Section

20 photographs of Peterborough District Hospital and staff have been added to the new gallery. Head on over and see if you can recognise anyone in the photos.

July 30, 2011 · Nik_W · No Comments
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2 New Sections, 7 New Photographs Added

Sections for New England, Peterborough and Stamford, Lincolnshire have been added to the new photo gallery. 1 photograph has been added to the New England, Bishops Road, Maps and Westgate sections. 3 photographs have been added to the Stamford section. A total of 1211 photographs have been uploaded to the gallery this week.

July 22, 2011 · Nik_W · No Comments
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New Section Added To Gallery – Maps

I have added a new section to the gallery dedicated to old maps of the Peterborough area. This didn’t exist on the old gallery but while I have been looking through my stash of images I have come across quite a few old maps and these can be fairly interesting when looking at how Peterborough […]

July 20, 2011 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Problems Solved!

Looks like all issues have been solved! The comments system in the photo gallery is now working so please feel free to comment away! Many of the photographs have been added (approximately 600 so far) and more will be added this evening.

July 19, 2011 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Teething Troubles!

Looks like we are having a few teething troubles with the new photo gallery. Last night it appeared that comments were not showing and I was up until 2am trying to solve the problem! The author of the plugin has been extremely helpful and has solved that problem. However, I have noticed a new error […]

July 19, 2011 · Nik_W · No Comments
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New Photo Gallery

I have decided not to upgrade the existing Gallery. Instead, I have installed a new gallery that is actually a WordPress Plug-In, so it works properly with the site. What this means is that it was designed to work with the website software. Adding comments to each image should be much easier, a slideshow is […]

July 19, 2011 · Nik_W · No Comments
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More Emergency Services Photographs and Site Updates

15 more photographs have been added to the Emergency Services section of the gallery, and as you can see from the photograph (left) it features a young version of Chris Porsz himself! I will also be updating the website software, both WordPress and the Gallery. They are both slightly out of date now and I […]

July 18, 2011 · Nik_W · 2 Comments
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Peterborough City Centre 1944-1945 Video Clip

I have finally finished editing the video clip I have had stored on my laptop for a few months and uploaded to YouTube. It features Peterborough City Centre (Cathedral Square and Bridge Street) just before the end of the war and end of the war celebrations. The video can be viewed below.

July 16, 2011 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Emergency Services Section Added To Gallery

A section devoted to the emergency services of Peterborough has been added to the Gallery. To launch this, we have added 10 photographs with many more to come shortly.

July 15, 2011 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Yaxley Section Added to the Gallery

A section dedicated to the Yaxley area of Peterborough has been added to the gallery. To kick this one off, two photographs of local brickworks have been added.

July 14, 2011 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Eastgate Photographs Added To Gallery

16 photographs of the Eastgate area during the early 1980s have been added to the Gallery – these are all from the Chris Porsz collection. We now have well over 1200 photographs on the gallery which must make it one of the largest collection of old photographs of the Peterborough area. With your help, the […]

July 13, 2011 · Nik_W · One Comment
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20 New Gladstone Area Photographs Added

Another 20 photographs of the Gladstone Area have been added to the Gallery, we will now be moving on to adding photographs to other sections. Please feel free to add comments to the photographs. You must register on the Gallery to be able to add comments, it is free to register and always will be.

July 12, 2011 · Nik_W · No Comments
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7 More Gladstone Area Photos Added

My apologies for the lack of updates, Sticky Treats has been keeping me extremely busy and now I find that updating Peterborough In Pictures in IE9 is a complete nightmare. Anyhow, 7 photographs of the Gladstone Area have been added to the Gallery. Access the gallery by clicking the link at the top of the […]

July 11, 2011 · Nik_W · No Comments
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