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Yesterday, 11:00

We suggest you put November 22 in your diaries. For it is possible historians will look back at it as a pivotal moment in our cultural history.

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Yesterday, 06:35

Costa Book of the Year winner stars in Natural World TV special

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Yesterday, 17:13

The popular comedian, one of the regular stars of Mock the Week, is on his biggest nationwide tour to date with his show, Mammoth.

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Yesterday, 12:28

The Cambridge Arts Theatre hosts this thrilling children’s play, based on the popular book by writer/comedian David Walliams.

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Wed, 14:25

This tense political thriller, making its debut on the UK stage, stars Martin Shaw and Jeff Fahey.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Probably best known for his 18-year stint on BBC 2’s music-related panel show Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Phill Jupitus’ wide-ranging career has taken in everything from stand-up and TV, to radio acting, poetry and podcasting.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Last night was the first visit of this year’s Classical Concert Series of orchestra in residence The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. And to kick start the “orchestral” part of the series – after last week’s terrific recital by The Z.E.N. piano trio – we were treated, by organisers Cambridge Live and series sponsors Boldfield Computing – to a programme that could almost be seen in places as a celebration of youthful talent.

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Music

Yesterday, 11:00

We suggest you put November 22 in your diaries. For it is possible historians will look back at it as a pivotal moment in our cultural history.

Read more
Thursday, October 12, 2017

Last night was the first visit of this year’s Classical Concert Series of orchestra in residence The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. And to kick start the “orchestral” part of the series – after last week’s terrific recital by The Z.E.N. piano trio – we were treated, by organisers Cambridge Live and series sponsors Boldfield Computing – to a programme that could almost be seen in places as a celebration of youthful talent.

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Saturday, October 7, 2017

One of America’s finest songwriters played two of her classic albums in their entirety to a very receptive crowd.

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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

THE 2017-18 Classical Concert Series from Cambridge Live got off to a glorious start with a special recital last night.

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Friday, September 22, 2017

The American alternative country star’s effortless mastery drew fans out in force to the city’s main pop music venue.

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Theatre

Yesterday, 12:28

The Cambridge Arts Theatre hosts this thrilling children’s play, based on the popular book by writer/comedian David Walliams.

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Wed, 14:25

This tense political thriller, making its debut on the UK stage, stars Martin Shaw and Jeff Fahey.

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

The classic, edge-of-your-seat thriller stars Jack Ellis, who spoke to the Cambridge Independent.

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

The Tom Stoppard play runs at the Cambridge Arts Theatre until Saturday.

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Friday, July 7, 2017

This unmissable adaptation of the Jane Austen classic runs until Saturday.

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Comedy

Yesterday, 17:13

The popular comedian, one of the regular stars of Mock the Week, is on his biggest nationwide tour to date with his show, Mammoth.

Read more
Thursday, October 12, 2017

Probably best known for his 18-year stint on BBC 2’s music-related panel show Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Phill Jupitus’ wide-ranging career has taken in everything from stand-up and TV, to radio acting, poetry and podcasting.

Read more
Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Mothers gathered from all over in a church in Ely to hear the gods of honest parenting, and praise the book of the Scummy Mummies.

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Sunday, January 8, 2017

Wearing a trilby and a sharp suit, comedian Steve Jameson’s foul-mouthed pensioner Sol Bernstein is back with more outrageous remarks.

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Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Brilliantly exciting Scottish comedian Larry Dean is Custard Comedy’s January headliner when the event returns to Comberton.

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Events and Festivals

Yesterday, 11:00

We suggest you put November 22 in your diaries. For it is possible historians will look back at it as a pivotal moment in our cultural history.

Read more
Thursday, October 12, 2017

Last night was the first visit of this year’s Classical Concert Series of orchestra in residence The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. And to kick start the “orchestral” part of the series – after last week’s terrific recital by The Z.E.N. piano trio – we were treated, by organisers Cambridge Live and series sponsors Boldfield Computing – to a programme that could almost be seen in places as a celebration of youthful talent.

Read more
Saturday, October 7, 2017

One of America’s finest songwriters played two of her classic albums in their entirety to a very receptive crowd.

Read more
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

THE 2017-18 Classical Concert Series from Cambridge Live got off to a glorious start with a special recital last night.

Read more
Friday, September 22, 2017

The American alternative country star’s effortless mastery drew fans out in force to the city’s main pop music venue.

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Art

Monday, November 21, 2016

Internationally-acclaimed photographer Jane Hilton will talk guns, brothels and cowboys at Anglia Ruskin University’s Cambridge campus on Monday (November 28).

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Books

Monday, August 14, 2017

Cambridge author Dr Phillip Brown releases the final instalment in his trilogy next month, The Mountain Dwellers.

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

We asked Cambridge author Christopher Pressler for his guide to writing a novel. This is his response.

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Friday, December 23, 2016

Cambridge graduate Lucy Banks has found literary fame at Christmas after her children’s story about a slug was published for free on Amazon devices.

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Friday, November 18, 2016

An eclectic and vibrant line-up will take to the stage for a fascinating weekend of politics and poetry, fiction and finance, comedy and current affairs as the Cambridge Literary Festival returns.

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Museums

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Discover the hidden treasures of the Fitzwilliam museum thanks to a new app

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TV and Films

Yesterday, 06:35

Costa Book of the Year winner stars in Natural World TV special

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Saturday, September 2, 2017

Cam-side resident Anton Wright talks about his epic odyssey on a remote Scottish island for Channel 4’s reality TV show.

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Saturday, July 29, 2017

So, how’s your week been? I’ve spent most of mine being asked what I think about the new Doctor Who. Honestly, you write one half-a-million-word history of a TV show and people automatically expect you to have an opinion on it.

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Saturday, February 11, 2017

So who should be the next Doctor? The best life form for the job, that’s who.

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Friday, November 4, 2016

It cost £100million to make, it’s one of the most eagerly anticipated series of the year and a Cambridgeshire landmark is one of its stars.

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Places to Visit

Friday, June 16, 2017

‘Nobel Prize factory’ offers activities, talks and demonstrations on Saturday June 17

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Monday, April 24, 2017

Join Cambridge Past, Present and Future and get free tickets to Shepreth Wildlife Park.

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Wednesday, March 8, 2017

A weekend of events start on Friday, March 10.

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Monday, February 13, 2017

The Cambridgeshire zoo is giving a chance to meet the lemurs for £25 on Valentine’s Day.

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