About Peterborough

Peterborough is a cathedral city in Cambridgeshire, England, with a population of 202,110 in 2017. Historically part of Northamptonshire, it is 76 mi north of London, on the River Nene which flows into the North Sea 30 mi to the north-east. The railway station is an important stop on the East Coast Main Line between London and Edinburgh. The city is also 70 miles (110 km) east of Birmingham, 38 miles (61 km) east of Leicester, 81 mi south of Kingston upon Hull and 65 miles (105 km) west of Norwich.

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