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Social distancing for seated Cambridge #blacklivesmatter protest

Social distancing for seated Cambridge #blacklivesmatter protest

Social distancing for seated Cambridge #blacklivesmatter protest

05 June 2020

First mass protest since lockdown began starts at 2pm today on Parker’s Piece


Events taking place in Cambridge to mark 75th anniversary of VE Day

Events taking place in Cambridge to mark 75th anniversary of VE Day

Events taking place in Cambridge to mark 75th anniversary of VE Day

07 May 2020

Special services, a new play written by Cambridgeshire students and the national VE Day events planned for Friday (May 8)


Life in lockdown: Cambridgeshire people raising everyone’s spirits

Life in lockdown: Cambridgeshire people raising everyone’s spirits

Life in lockdown: Cambridgeshire people raising everyone’s spirits

29 April 2020

We've been asking for your photographs of life in lockdown - and we've had a wonderful response.


Inspirational Rufus is a real Little Trooper

Inspirational Rufus is a real Little Trooper

Inspirational Rufus is a real Little Trooper

24 April 2020

Four-year-old from Great Shelford named Little Trooper of the Month by national charity supporting children with parents in the armed forces.


Have you seen missing Joshua?

Have you seen missing Joshua?

Have you seen missing Joshua?

21 April 2020

Police believe the teen may be in the Cambridge area and are asking the public for help


Cambs pubs need owners to call time on rent payments

Cambs pubs need owners to call time on rent payments

Cambs pubs need owners to call time on rent payments

21 April 2020

While some pub owners have cancelled rent payments during lockdown, others have deferred them leaving tenants fearful of mounting debts.


My night shift in the intensive care unit at the Royal Papworth

My night shift in the intensive care unit at the Royal Papworth

My night shift in the intensive care unit at the Royal Papworth

17 April 2020

Consultant anaesthetist Dr Chinmay Patvardhan shares the story of his 12-hour stint.


Share your photographs of #lifeinlockdown

Share your photographs of #lifeinlockdown

Share your photographs of #lifeinlockdown

10 April 2020

We’re looking for your images from life at home right now...


Fighting for future of Shepreth Wildlife Park during Covid-19 crisis

Fighting for future of Shepreth Wildlife Park during Covid-19 crisis

Fighting for future of Shepreth Wildlife Park during Covid-19 crisis

03 April 2020

The zoo's future may be hanging in the balance, with costs of almost £3,000 a day to look after the animals and no income from visitors


Travellers trapped abroad in countries under lockdown

Travellers trapped abroad in countries under lockdown

Travellers trapped abroad in countries under lockdown

28 March 2020

One Cambridge backpacker who has had her passport stolen fears she may not be allowed to catch repatriation flight


Tom Watson: How I lost eight stone

Tom Watson: How I lost eight stone

Tom Watson: How I lost eight stone

24 March 2020

Alex Spencer talks with Tom Watson the former deputy leader of the Labour Party who has shunned sugar and turned his health around


How Bourn Hall Clinic, the world’s first IVF clinic, was launched 40 years ago

How Bourn Hall Clinic, the world’s first IVF clinic, was launched 40 years ago

How Bourn Hall Clinic, the world’s first IVF clinic, was launched 40 years ago

24 March 2020

As a new biography of IVF pioneer Robert Edwards is launched, we talk to Alan Dexter about how financial backing was secured for the clinic.


Free access to Cambridge Independent news during coronavirus outbreak

Free access to Cambridge Independent news during coronavirus outbreak

Free access to Cambridge Independent news during coronavirus outbreak

18 March 2020

The Cambridge Independent is making it easy to stay informed about the coronavirus and its impact by making our app and e-edition free to all.


Cambridge United facing 'financial implications' after EFL suspends football because of coronavirus

Cambridge United facing 'financial implications' after EFL suspends football because of coronavirus

Cambridge United facing 'financial implications' after EFL suspends football because of coronavirus

13 March 2020

EFL suspends football until April 3 and Cambridge United appeal for goodwill and support from fans

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Cambridgeshire police chief makes young boy’s dream come true

Cambridgeshire police chief makes young boy’s dream come true

Cambridgeshire police chief makes young boy’s dream come true

12 March 2020

Four-year-old Tyler Wellman is made an honorary police officer by Chief Constable Nick Dean.


Cambridgeshire man arrested after cash and drugs seized in police raid

Cambridgeshire man arrested after cash and drugs seized in police raid

Cambridgeshire man arrested after cash and drugs seized in police raid

09 March 2020

Officers from the South Cambridgeshire neighbourhood team entered a property in Park View under the Misuse of Drugs Act


Why is homelessness in Cambridge still increasing?

Why is homelessness in Cambridge still increasing?

Why is homelessness in Cambridge still increasing?

07 March 2020

‘Government must step in to help’, says city councillor after 20% increase in city figures puts strain on NHS

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11 coronavirus cases now reported in East of England - but Public Health England says its Peterborough report was an error

11 coronavirus cases now reported in East of England - but Public Health England says its Peterborough report was an error

11 coronavirus cases now reported in East of England - but Public Health England says its Peterborough report was an error

06 March 2020

UK total of confirmed cases of the virus now stands at 163, and two have died.


Cambridge residents in fight to save path from closure

Cambridge residents in fight to save path from closure

Cambridge residents in fight to save path from closure

05 March 2020

Residents want people to sign their petition and persuade the county council that the Wessex Place path is beneficial and should remain open.


‘I’ve said goodbye to him five times’ says Papworth bride

‘I’ve said goodbye to him five times’ says Papworth bride

‘I’ve said goodbye to him five times’ says Papworth bride

28 February 2020

It’s been traumatic and that’s how I knew I couldn’t live without him.


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