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The Cambridge Science Park company has ambitious growth plans and is working on a next-generation title

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Yesterday, 19:30

A new retrospective exhibition has opened at the Float Gallery in Cambridge featuring the work of artist and photographer, Kay Goodridge.

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Yesterday, 16:28

Three of the UK’s finest actors are appearing at the venue in the city until February 24 in a new production of Yasmina Reza’s ART.

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Thu, 16:41

British band The Temperance Movement have emerged unscathed from one of the most turbulent periods of their career.

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Thu, 16:29

The Endellion String Quartet, Cambridge University’s ‘Quartet in Residence,’ continued their current season’s programme at West Road Concert Hall on Wednesday evening (February 14) with a work each by Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven.

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Wed, 11:08

The City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra, under its conductor Robert Hodge, presented an all-Russian programme to a packed West Road Concert Hall on Sunday evening (February 11).

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Sunday, February 11, 2018

The legendary pop duo, now in their 32nd year, delivered a fine selection of classic favourites and songs from their most recent album, World Be Gone.

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Music

Thu, 16:41

British band The Temperance Movement have emerged unscathed from one of the most turbulent periods of their career.

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Thu, 16:29

The Endellion String Quartet, Cambridge University’s ‘Quartet in Residence,’ continued their current season’s programme at West Road Concert Hall on Wednesday evening (February 14) with a work each by Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven.

Read more
Wed, 11:08

The City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra, under its conductor Robert Hodge, presented an all-Russian programme to a packed West Road Concert Hall on Sunday evening (February 11).

Read more
Sunday, February 11, 2018

The legendary pop duo, now in their 32nd year, delivered a fine selection of classic favourites and songs from their most recent album, World Be Gone.

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Saturday, February 3, 2018

A major name in American music since the late 1980s, Suzy Bogguss is to feature in Transatlantic Sessions, part of a collaborative nationwide tour of Celtic and Americana acts from both sides of the Atlantic.

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Theatre

Yesterday, 16:28

Three of the UK’s finest actors are appearing at the venue in the city until February 24 in a new production of Yasmina Reza’s ART.

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Saturday, February 10, 2018

One of Britain’s best loved actors returns to a city for which he has great and long-standing affection.

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Thursday, January 4, 2018

This spectacular new version of The Nutcracker, brought to the Corn Exchange by the Saint Petersburg Classical Ballet, provided the perfect festive family treat.

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Friday, December 15, 2017

The Junction is inviting you to let your hair down this Christmas with its take on the classic story of Rapunzel. Andy Veale and son Harvey took them up on the offer.

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Friday, December 15, 2017

Paul Kirkley and son George head to Cambridge Arts Theatre to catch up with some familiar faces – and new stars – in this year’s panto, Jack and the Beanstalk.

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Comedy

Friday, February 9, 2018

Ed Byrne has been an acclaimed stand-up (with audiences and critics alike) for 20 years now.

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Friday, January 19, 2018

There have been some big changes in Lucy Porter’s life recently.

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Sunday, December 3, 2017

With the world seemingly intent on lurching from one crisis to another, we all need somebody like Stephen K Amos to shine some funny light into our lives.

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

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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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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Events and Festivals

Thu, 16:41

British band The Temperance Movement have emerged unscathed from one of the most turbulent periods of their career.

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Thu, 16:29

The Endellion String Quartet, Cambridge University’s ‘Quartet in Residence,’ continued their current season’s programme at West Road Concert Hall on Wednesday evening (February 14) with a work each by Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven.

Read more
Wed, 11:08

The City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra, under its conductor Robert Hodge, presented an all-Russian programme to a packed West Road Concert Hall on Sunday evening (February 11).

Read more
Sunday, February 11, 2018

The legendary pop duo, now in their 32nd year, delivered a fine selection of classic favourites and songs from their most recent album, World Be Gone.

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Saturday, February 10, 2018

All the stunning light installations and events held from February 9-14, plus a map of locations

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Art

Yesterday, 19:30

A new retrospective exhibition has opened at the Float Gallery in Cambridge featuring the work of artist and photographer, Kay Goodridge.

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Friday, February 9, 2018

The iconic gallery is to open up to the public for the first time since its redevelopment

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Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Cambridge Art Fair sees the work of more than 150 artists – from across the decades and around the globe – go on show and sale from Thursday, November 9 to Sunday, November 12.

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Books

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Ruby Wax brought a touch of TV glamour to the city on Tuesday evening when she appeared at the cathedral to discuss her new book, How to Be Human.

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Thursday, January 4, 2018

Christmas celebrations started early this year as Cambridge Literary Festival closed their bumper year of events in December with a packed Union Chamber where former foreign secretary David Miliband discussed his new book Rescue: Refugees and the Political Crisis of our Time.

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Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Cambridge: Unique Images from the Archives of Historic England by Simon McNeill-Ritchie puts one of England’s finest cities in the spotlight.

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Monday, January 1, 2018

How many do you know?

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Sunday, December 24, 2017

Cambridge author Christopher Pressler has penned this short story exclusively for the Cambridge Independent.

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Museums

Monday, January 22, 2018

The fascinating specimens on display at the Cambridge University Museum of Zoology will become an even greater draw following an extensive redevelopment.

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Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Castle Street attraction is battling to survive amid financial difficulties

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

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

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TV and Films

Sunday, January 21, 2018

Histon and Impington hoping to charm the nation

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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

A site to the south of the city is to feature in a new horror film from a director with Cantabrigian ties.

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Friday, December 22, 2017

Cameras rolled this week as the final day of filming in Cambridge for KGB spy thriller, Red Joan was held.

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Wednesday, December 20, 2017

The return of French and Saunders, David Attenborough meets an empire of ants, the Great Christmas Bake Off and, of course, a new Doctor Who – there’s plenty to look forward to on our screens this Christmas.

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

A film festival will raise money for East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (Each) following the “love and kindness” it gave to the organiser’s family.

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Places to Visit

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Here is a fine selection of places to go to see in 2018 in style.

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Former home of 1st Lord Fairhaven will no longer shut between October and March

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

A record number of people will be heading to the beautiful setting of Anglesey Abbey this December for an evening of stunning effects and innovative designs at the sixth annual winter lights event.

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Thursday, November 2, 2017

The popular venue on Newmarket Road in Stow-cum-Quy presents a night of electronic music and fireworks in a superb outdoor location.

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Friday, June 16, 2017

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

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