Lido/Outdoor Swimming Pool

Here we have three photographs of the outdoor swimming pool/Lido, Bishops Road, Peterborough. Dates these photograph were taken are unknown. Thanks to Chris Allen for allowing us to use these photographs.

May 12, 2014 · Nik_W · No Comments
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St. John’s School, Bishops Road – April 1936

Local historian, Marion Brown, kindly sent in this photograph taken during April, 1936. The photograph was taken at St. John’s School, Bishops Road, Peterborough and features Marion’s own late mother.

May 26, 2012 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Bishops Road Gardens – 1965


February 12, 2012 · Nik_W · No Comments
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Bishops Road – Early 1970s


February 12, 2012 · 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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Wirrina Photos Added to Facebook Group

Long time contributor of Peterborough In Pictures, Marcus Thompson, has added a few photographs of the Wirrina to our Facebook group. Preparation of the demolition works has taken place and Marcus has managed to capture a few photos before the building tumbles. Head on over to the group by clicking the link on the left-hand […]

October 8, 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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Bishops Road Section Added to the Gallery

A section covering Bishops Road has been added to the gallery. This new section can be found under the ‘Town Centre’ heading within the gallery. Two photographs have been added to start this one off.

October 3, 2010 · Nik_W · No Comments
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