King’s in the Snow

A dusting of snow in the week transformed the classic view of King’s College and Chapel from The Backs.

University Sermon

Janet Scott, of Murray Edwards and Homerton Colleges and Hughes Hall, will preach the University Sermon in Great St Mary’s, the University Church, at 11.15 a.m. on Sunday, 1 February. Janet Scott, of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), was formerly … Read more…

Turin Street?

The University of Cambridge has plans to name one of the new roads on its North West Development site in honour of Alan Turin. Mathematician, code breaker and for many the father of computer science and artificial intelligence. Turin was … Read more…

0-0 = £1.5 million?

Talk on the Market Square this morning centred on last night’s match where Cambridge held the mighty Manchester United to a 0-0 draw in the FA Cup. The replay at Old Trafford could net Cambridge United £1.5 million..a very welcome … Read more…

Manchester United come to Cambridge

A cold and frosty morning heralds the magic of the FA Cup. Manchester United come to town to play our own United tonight at the Abbey Stadium. A sell-out, as one would expect, but the match will be screened live … Read more…

Cambridge Half Marathon

It was a glorious March day when Jonathan, a guide with The Cambridge Tour Company, set off with his brother Phil and 4,500 others to run the 13 mile half marathon. The race wound it’s way through the centre of … Read more…

Science Festival

The annual University of Cambridge Science Festival takes place between the 10th and 23rd March 2014. As in previous years this event spills over with all manner of talks, events and installations with something in the program for everyone..not just … Read more…

Newton’s Apple

Newton’s Apple Tree which stands outside the Trinity College rooms once occupied by Sir Issac Newton, rarely bears any real fruit, however this year it does! Stopped my bike to have a closer inspection and check my eyes were not … Read more…

Beck at The Corn Exchange

Just back from a sold out show at The Cambridge Corn Exchange by Beck. Great songs (some old, some covers and even a “new” song from The Songbook which was never recorded), Great Playing, Great Singing, Great fun and a … Read more…

Graduation Days

Saturday was the final day of this years BA’s Graduation at The Senate House. The sun shone, the expectant recipients, suitably gowned, entered The Senate House, one college at a time and, via a different entrance, proud parents and family … Read more…