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Peterborough Arena

East of England Showground Oundle Road, Peterborough PE2 6XE, England
+44 1733 363500
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Just been to see Jasper Carrot briliat show but the venue was crap carpark not lit and the bar... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Graham R
Pj care star awards

Attended the pj care annual star awards event. The theme was James Bond. The hall was beautifully... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
marymiles944
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good13%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible34%
Travellers talk about
“block b” (2 reviews)
“whitehall” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
East of England Showground Oundle Road, Peterborough PE2 6XE, England
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+44 1733 363500
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just been to see Jasper Carrot briliat show but the venue was crap carpark not lit and the bar staff did not know what they were doing I don't think they have ever worked behind one before then we found out they took load of...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Attended the pj care annual star awards event. The theme was James Bond. The hall was beautifully decorated and the staff were very helpful and efficient. The meal was beautifully prepared and any food allergies were noted and the place setting had a red card...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Went to see Jason Manford recently at the arena. After reading reviews of the venue I expected it to be a challenging visit however: ARRIVING. Getting into the venue was fine, parking was good and plenty of attendants around to guide you in. BAR. Yes...More

Thank Julie D
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

We visited the Selfbuild Show and was a bit disappointed with several things. The venue is definitely focused on the east and fails to seek to attract people from other parts of the country. The National Exhibition Center near Birmingham is completely the opposite. Peterborough...More

Thank Stephen O
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

Arrived at The Venue at 19.15 for a show starting at 20.00. Car park badly lit with no row indicators in darkness. Herded through a small gateway to get into what would be best described as aCattle Shed. Joined one of five huge Ques to...More

Thank Lastchancesaloon001
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

What a venue plastic chairs in a warehouse! Staff were good but the event is not designed to cope with 5000 people. Allow at least an hour to get into the single track in car park. Still at least Peterborough has a “venue” which Norwich...More

Thank DARulesOK
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Was so looking forward to the show as had seen John at the other venue in Peterborough which was fantastic but for £70 for our tickets I spent two hours looking at the back of people's heads and half a screen. Our seats were located...More

Thank Jo O
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Visited last night to show was impressed with taxi being able to drop off and pick up near venue entrance. Security checks on random people. Easy ticket check and ushers giving advice on seating. In block B level 2 very good stage view and close...More

Thank 184margaret
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Attended the Arena for a show. Walked from the Holiday Inn Express to the arena. The walk itself takes about 10 minutes, which is fine, however the route itself was pitch dark with no lighting and no clear signage to indicate the path to follow....More

Thank tic833
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

We visited the Arena on April 8th 2017 to the annual garden railway show. It is very popular with a lot of events that take place throughout the year.It is the main show ground for The East of England Agriculture Show?

Thank Gloria A
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