The picture was taken at some point in the early 1980s and you can see from the frost on the Christmas tree and the clothes worn by the lady that it was not exactly tropical!
Thepicturebelowwastaken at around the same time, in the city centre.
Most of you will remember the time when Cathedral Square had public conveniences.
Leaning on the railings are a pile of Father Christmas fig- ures, which had just been removed and were waiting to be packed away for another year.
Again, thecoldweatherhad descended on Peterborough.
I hope everyone had a good Christmas and New Year; I drewshort straw as onnights., but never mind!
Dont forget also that my book might make a nice gift for 2013, particularly for people who live in New England.
Youcanfindoutmoreatmy website ( address above).
The decorations are down for another year in Peterborough city centre