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  • Blog 

    Fun in the concert hall

    What happened when a big birthday meant commissioning a full orchestra? Turning 50, local optician and violinist Sean Rock decided to mark the event by organising a full-scale orchestral con...

  • Cinema 

    The Double

    Richard Ayoade's darkly comic adaptation of Dostoyevsky's novel features compelling dual performances from Jesse Eisenberg. The film's look and sound are a triumph of imagination over budget...

  • Classical & Jazz 

    The Dowsing Sound Collectiv...

    A 120-strong choir accompanied by organ, trumpet, guitars, bongos and skin drums crammed onto the altar at Cambridge's Trinity Chapel on Valentines Day, shaking its solemn confines with the ...

  • Eating Out 

    Ta Bouche, Cambridge

    Café by day and cocktail bar by night, Ta Bouche on Market Passage might surprise those who have only visited after nightfall. During daylight hours, it's an airy little restaurant tucked aw...

  • Family 

    Top 5 family festivals

    Never mind Glastonbury, take the kids to one of the best family-friendly festivals the UK has to offer. From lullaby workshops to beat boxing classes, marshmallow toasting to nettle beer dri...

  • Food and wine 

    April's foodie news

    This month Kate Paterson investigates where to buy real bread in Cambridge and visits The Edible Garden Show for grow-your-own inspiration...News of the closure of Maskell's Bakery in Akeman...

  • Gigs & Nightlife 

    Swarb's flourishing fiddle

    Luminary of the British folk scene for 50 years, Dave Swarbrick, knocked the socks off a packed gig audience in Cambridge on 11 April, playing fiddle music from and for the heart of folk. If...

  • Learning 

    Science of coincidences

    Have you ever bumped into a neighbour on the far side of the world or thought of a word just as it is said on the radio? The whole nature of coincidences seems very abnormal, if not paranorm...

  • Lifestyle 

    Gardening: Acid test

    Some new people have moved in around the corner from my place and are completely remodelling their garden. While I'm sad to see the trees go, they were old and getting dangerous, but what pu...

  • People 

    Poetry in the fens

    Her unique perspective on the fens and a visit to World War One graves in Belgium inspired new Fenland Poet Laureate Poppy Kleiser to write her winning poem Digging. 'The landscape was very ...

  • Sports & Outdoor 

    Tour de France Countdown

    As another yellow-jerseyed Brit powers to what we hope will be the second British Tour de France victory in as many years, the sport on everybody's lips is cycling. Cambridge is gearing up t...

  • Theatre 

    Happy Days on tour

    'Happy Days - A New Musical' has all of the ingredients for a surefire hit except the songs; and an anti-hero becomes a super hero with a bad knee as 1950s Milwaukee is revisited with a bril...

  • Things to do 

    Egg-cellent Easter trails

    The Easter bunny is delivering chocolate eggs across the region! Little ones can go in search of golden egg boxes whilst watching baby lambs frolicking, search for Captain Jack Rabbit and hi...

Featured venues for Cambridge

Recommended events for Cambridge


Events in & around Cambridge

Mon 21st April

Ely's heritage eel walk
Ely Tourist Inf (Ely)
The City of Ely, formerly known as the Isle of Eels, is proud of ...

Easter egg trail
National Trust: (Quy Road)
Hunt around the garden to find the clues...

Featured for Tue 25 Feb

Cambridge Arts Picturehouse (Cambridge) Only Lovers Left Alive

Easter steam days, steam punk
Cambridge Museu (Cheddars Lane)
Our first steam days of 2014! There will...
Roddy woomble
Cambridge Junct (Cambridge)
The Irvine-born singer-songwriter and guitarist, best known as th...

Featured for Fri 02 May

Gonville & Caius College Auditorium (Cambridge) The Hague String Trio

The joy of prints!
Cambridge Conte (Cambridge)
Prints highlighting a broad range of techniques, materials and su...
Organ recital for eastertide
King's College (Cambridge)
Timothy Byram-Wigfield performs Dupre's Prelude Et Fugue In B, No...

Featured for Sun 04 May

Milton Country Park (Milton) Wintercomfort's Wookiee Woodland Walk

St ives antiques fair
Burgess Hall (St Ives)
The next St. Ives Antiques Fair will be ...
Easter adventure quest
English Heritag (Market Place)
Meet characters from the past with intriguing stories of times go...

Featured for Thu 24 Apr

West Road Concert Hall (Cambridge) Concert pianist Angela Hewitt: Free Lecture-Recita

Easter treasure trail
Wood Green The (Godmanchester)
Captain jack rabbit and his friends have been shipwrecked at our ...

Haydn's the creation
Ely Cathedral (Ely)
Ely Cathedral's Director of Music Paul T...

Featured for Tue 29 Apr

Adult & Community Learning (St Ives) Chocolate Celebration Cake

 
Arts & Entertainment
Mourners gather for Peaches' funeral
Sir Bob Geldof is to pay tribute to his daughter Peaches at her funeral in Kent, which is being attended by mourners including Sarah Ferguson and Bill Wyman.

Radcliffe play wows Broadway critics
Actor Daniel Radcliffe gets five-star reviews for the Broadway production of The Cripple of Inishmaan.

Whedon releases new film on demand
Avengers director Joss Whedon surprises fans by releasing his latest film online on the same night as its US premiere.

Captain America holds on to top spot
Marvel's Captain America: The Winter Soldier claims a third week at number one in North America, while Johnny Depp's latest movie falls flat.

Paolo Nutini sets 2014 sales record
Scottish singer-songwriter Paolo Nutini tops the charts with Caustic Love, which becomes the fastest-selling album of the year.

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