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Can you spot Cambridge’s ten quirkiest landmarks?

31 October 2020
Can you spot Cambridge’s ten quirkiest landmarks?

Can you spot Cambridge’s ten quirkiest landmarks?

31 October 2020

Author Andrew Kersham, reveals some of the strange stories behind the city's most unusual landmarks in his new book, Walking Cambridge


Addenbrooke's prepares worst case scenario plans

30 October 2020
Addenbrooke's prepares worst case scenario plans

Addenbrooke's prepares worst case scenario plans

30 October 2020

The hospital has three scenarios for this winter’s Covid-19 peak and claims they are well prepared even if their worst predictions are realised.


Waterbeach homes under threat to make way for bus route

30 October 2020
Waterbeach homes under threat to make way for bus route

Waterbeach homes under threat to make way for bus route

30 October 2020

Residents were horrified to discover Greater Cambridge Partnership’s new busway could plough straight through their homes and allotments.

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Pub desks trend: Could you swap your home office for the local pub?

29 October 2020
Pub desks trend: Could you swap your home office for the local pub?

Pub desks trend: Could you swap your home office for the local pub?

29 October 2020

If working from the pub has always been a secret dream, now you have the prefect excuse with the new trend for pub desks with free wifi.


Nina Stibbe interview: my wild childhood made me a writer

29 October 2020
Nina Stibbe interview: my wild childhood made me a writer

Nina Stibbe interview: my wild childhood made me a writer

29 October 2020

Ahead of her conversation with Helen Lederer at the Cambridge Literary Festival, the author of Reasons to be Cheerful talks to Alex Spencer


ADC Theatre set to stage two musicals next month

29 October 2020
ADC Theatre set to stage two musicals next month

ADC Theatre set to stage two musicals next month

29 October 2020

New shows at the ADC include a New York-based musical and, below, a comedy about stealing the crown jewels


Police Facebook group offers domestic abuse advice

28 October 2020
Police Facebook group offers domestic abuse advice

Police Facebook group offers domestic abuse advice

28 October 2020

Cambridgeshire police's next online advice session for victims of domestic abuse is going live this week.


Cyber criminals steal from Addenbrooke’s brain injury patient - and order pizza delivery for Guernsey

24 October 2020
Cyber criminals steal from Addenbrooke’s brain injury patient - and order pizza delivery for Guernsey

Cyber criminals steal from Addenbrooke’s brain injury patient - and order pizza delivery for Guernsey

24 October 2020

As Robert, 30, recovered from a coma at the Cambridge hospital, thieves stole his card details.


How to have a lockdown Halloween party

23 October 2020
How to have a lockdown Halloween party

How to have a lockdown Halloween party

23 October 2020

With trick or treating looking a bit unwise, we've come up with some seriously spooky ideas to party with your little monsters at home.


What’s on in Cambridge for October 2020 half-term?

23 October 2020
What’s on in Cambridge for October 2020 half-term?

What’s on in Cambridge for October 2020 half-term?

23 October 2020

There are plenty of things to do with the kids this half term - here is our pick of the highlights.


Tributes paid as Cambridge United fan Simon Dobbin dies

21 October 2020
Tributes paid as Cambridge United fan Simon Dobbin dies

Tributes paid as Cambridge United fan Simon Dobbin dies

21 October 2020

The U’s fan has died five years after he was brutally attacked by football hooligans during an away match.


Matt Haig interview: the accidental mental health guru

15 October 2020
Matt Haig interview: the accidental mental health guru

Matt Haig interview: the accidental mental health guru

15 October 2020

Author Matt Haig is coming to the Winter Cambridge Literary Festival to talk about his most personal novel yet, The Midnight Library.


Addenbrooke’s plans wards in car park for Cambridge coronavirus surge

12 October 2020
Addenbrooke’s plans wards in car park for Cambridge coronavirus surge

Addenbrooke’s plans wards in car park for Cambridge coronavirus surge

12 October 2020

The hospital is making plans for a 'regional surge centre' with 120 temporary beds as data shows cases are spiking in Cambridgeshire.


Cambridge police warn young people to follow Covid rules after large gatherings

09 October 2020
Cambridge police warn young people to follow Covid rules after large gatherings

Cambridge police warn young people to follow Covid rules after large gatherings

09 October 2020

Police and council issue plea after groups meet at weekend on Parker’s Piece, Midsummer Common and Jesus Green.

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Cambridge woman’s bus stop terror

07 October 2020
Cambridge woman’s bus stop terror

Cambridge woman’s bus stop terror

07 October 2020

A man in a red hatchback repeatedly tried to make her get in his car on a deserted street in the city after dark.


Exhibition: Alfred Wallis Rediscovered at Kettle's Yard

04 October 2020
Exhibition: Alfred Wallis Rediscovered at Kettle's Yard

Exhibition: Alfred Wallis Rediscovered at Kettle's Yard

04 October 2020

The work of self-taught British artist and mariner Alfred Wallis entranced Jim Ede, creator of Kettle's Yard. Now his collection is going on display.


Fox picture book helps children understand death

04 October 2020
Fox picture book helps children understand death

Fox picture book helps children understand death

04 October 2020

A picture book is an unexpected place to find a discussion of death, but Cambridgeshire author Isabel Thomas enjoys talking about big ideas with kids.

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Dramas discuss what makes a good death in the age of Covid

03 October 2020
Dramas discuss what makes a good death in the age of Covid

Dramas discuss what makes a good death in the age of Covid

03 October 2020

A Cambridge theatre company collaboration with university experts is taking on the taboo subject of dying with three new audio plays.


Discover the treasures of the Cambridge University Library

03 October 2020
Discover the treasures of the Cambridge University Library

Discover the treasures of the Cambridge University Library

03 October 2020

Fragile documents from Isaac Newton's notebooks to an ancient handwritten bible and Shakespeare's First Folio are now on Google Arts and Culture.


More Cambridge museums set to reopen

03 October 2020
More Cambridge museums set to reopen

More Cambridge museums set to reopen

03 October 2020

Many of the University of Cambridge’s museums are welcoming visitors back through their doors with new Covid-19 safety measures in place.


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