Archive for the ‘General News’ Category

Long Time No Updates!

Wow! It’s been a while since Peterborough In Pictures has been updated but hopefully I can get things back to normal. Business has been very busy over the past few months which has meant the website has been neglected. I am currently trawling through my personal collections and have spent a few hours scanning photographs […]

February 21, 2013 · Nik_W · 2 Comments
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Chris Porsz Photography Exhibition

For those of you that have not managed to attend the Peterborough Museum to view Chris Porsz’ exhibition, you will be pleased to know that it will be taking place until Friday 18th May.

April 12, 2012 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Peterborough Museum Chris Porsz Exhibition

Here’s an invitation to the Photography Exhibition from Chris himself,   After a 15 month closure and a £3.2 million pound make over the museum actually reopened on March 31st but it was heaving so a separate launch  will be held for my photography exhibition. Children and grandchildren will love the rest of the museum […]

April 4, 2012 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Join Us On Facebook!

If you use Facebook then why not join our Peterborough In Pictures Facebook group? You will receive regular updates of the website and you will be able to upload your own photographs and take part in discussions with other members. Simply click on the following link and click the ‘Like’ button: Peterborough In Pictures Facebook […]

February 28, 2012 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Pamper Evening At Wentworth Croft Nursing Home

A ‘Pamper Evening’ will be taking place at Wentworth Croft Nursing Home on Monday 27th February 6pm to 8.30pm. Entry costs just £1 and there will be: Raffle Eyebrow Wax Manicures Avon Indian Head Massage Jewelry Crystals Cards Handbags Cupcakes Chocolates & Sweets Accessories Free Glass of Wine

February 10, 2012 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Peterborough Through A Lens 2012

Here’s an ideal Christmas gift for anyone you might be struggling to buy for, the 2012 Peterborough Through A Lens calendar produced by Chris Porsz. The price is a very reasonable £6 and can be purchased from the following outlets: Save The Children, Midgate Shrives and Cancer Research, Westgate Reba Destination Centre Colemans, Cowgate salvation […]

December 13, 2011 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Shopping Bags For Fans of Peterborough

Here we have a ‘I (Heart) Peterborough’ shopping bag, ideal for those of you shopping in Peterborough. These are priced at £4.99 each including delivery within the UK. If you are interested these can be purchased from the Sticky Treats eBay Store.

September 17, 2011 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Chris Porsz – New Website

Chris Porsz now has his own website which can be found at the very eay to remember URL of www.chrisporsz.com On his website you can view never seen before photographs from his vast collection. Chris also updates the site with details of his next projects and what he has been up to lately. There is […]

May 16, 2011 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Introducing the work of Chris Porsz on Valerie Jardin’s blog

Chris Porsz has been featured on French photographers Valerie Jardin’s blog. There will be a total of 3 features which will include photographs that have not been published before. The link below points to the first blog entry, the blog itself contains link to the second one. Chris Porsz on Valerie Jardin’s blog

February 18, 2011 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Peterborough Through A Lens 2011 Calendar

A quick reminder for those that are stuck on ideas for Christmas gifts, Chris Porsz’ 2011 Calendar is now available to purchase. It can be purchased from the following stockists: The Barn Garden Centre, Gunthorpe Twiggs & Bows, Hampton Peterborough Tourist Information Centre Cancer Research Shop, Westgate Save The Children, Midgate Shrives, Westgate Silver Fox, […]

November 10, 2010 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Fenland Camera Club Photographic Exhibition

Fenland Camera Club are hosting their first photographic exhibition on Saturday 30th October and Sunday 31st October, 10:00 to 16:00, at the Alderman Jacobs School, Drybread Road, Whittlesey, PE7 1XJ, FREE ENTRY for all.  This is an opportunity to see the work of a local club, vote for your favourite photographs, chat with members or […]

October 23, 2010 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Chris Porsz Podcast On The Candid Frame

Chris Porsz has been interviewed by Ibarionex Perello of  The Candid Frame and it is available to listen to via The Candid Frame website. Chris’ work was found by Ibarionex Perello as he stumbled upon an article about the Railway Lovers reunion. The podcast is fascinating as Chris talks about how he started taking photographs, his […]

October 14, 2010 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Big Ol’ Pink Weekend at Sticky Treats

My apologies for the shameless plug but it is for a worthwhile cause: In support of Cancer Research UK during the Breast Cancer Awareness month, Sticky Treats is turning PINK on: Friday 29 October 2010 Saturday 30 October 2010 Sunday 31 October 2010 Over those three days we will become ‘Pinky Treats’ There will be […]

October 13, 2010 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Wirrina To Be Demolished

The Wirrina at Bishops Road, close to the city centre is set to be demolished this saturday, 9th October. The building opened in 1963 and has been home to many different kinds of entertainment such as roller skating, music concerts and indoor football. But over the past couple of decades the state of the building has declined […]

October 5, 2010 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Norman Cross Excavation on Time Team Today!

Here’s a programme no local history fan should miss out on! Channel 4’s Time Team have been having a play at the site of the POW camp which was located at Norman Cross, just outside Peterborough. Their finds will be shown on Channel 4 today at 5.25-6.30pm, so don’t forget to tune in, set your […]

October 3, 2010 · Nik_W · No Comments
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