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Covid-19 or Coronavirus …. life after all this

Covid-19 or Coronavirus …. life after all this

| May 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

It takes a jolt to force people to do things differently but when lockdown is lifted one hopes some good changes will continue to be adopted. There are some new gardening enthusiasts out there that did not have the time previously. This could well spill over into next year when the rewards of their efforts […]

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VE Day Celebrations …. 75years ago since Victory in Europe

VE Day Celebrations …. 75years ago since Victory in Europe

| May 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

75 years ago King George announced Victory in Europe as the last German soldiers surrender. Today people celebrate under lockdown, quietly at home. Flags and bunting could not be more British. We have a lot to be grateful for. Cambridge in pictures …    

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COVID-19 Coronavirus … STAY INDOORS …. 10th May 2020 update

COVID-19 Coronavirus … STAY INDOORS …. 10th May 2020 update

| May 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

PM about to announce the opening of garden centres and that individuals may exercise twice per day . We are now at 215,000 cases and 31,000 deaths in the UK being the highest in Europe. Cambridgeshire with a 650,000 population has 912 cases with 162 deaths to date. 38% of all cases are those over […]

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COVID-19 or CORONA VIRUS … STAY INDOORS … update 21th April 2020

COVID-19 or CORONA VIRUS … STAY INDOORS … update 21th April 2020

| April 21, 2020 | 0 Comments

We are now at 124,000 cases with a death toll of 16,500 as at today. This does not include care homes and people not reporting. Therefore your chance of dieing after being tested is 13.3% based on these numbers. The vast majority of deaths are those with underlying health conditions and the elderly. Having said […]

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COVID-19 or CORONA VIRUS … STAY INDOORS … update 6th April 2020

COVID-19 or CORONA VIRUS … STAY INDOORS … update 6th April 2020

| April 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

In the UK 196,000 people have now been tested and 48,000 (or less than 25%) were positive. Less than 5,000 have died so far from the Coronavirus in the UK. Therefore if you are tested the chance of you dieing is 2.6%. 212 people in Cambridgeshire have tested positive for the virus, which has a […]

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COVID-19 or CORONA VIRUS … STAY INDOORS … update 27th March 2020

COVID-19 or CORONA VIRUS … STAY INDOORS … update 27th March 2020

| March 18, 2020 | 0 Comments

9,500 people in the UK have tested positive as at today. Current death toll in the UK is 475   Prince Charles at the age of 71 has contracted the virus. We wish him a speedy recovery. Does he have his own ventilator at his home in Scotland or will he be heading down the […]

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University Library … Exhibition about women at the University … Open to Public Oct 2019

University Library … Exhibition about women at the University … Open to Public Oct 2019

| November 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Can you imagine what it would be like to work as a women at the University of Cambridge at the turn of the last century or even before? Great exhibition that’s open to the public. https://www.cam.ac.uk/research/news/cambridge-university-library-unveils-the-rich-histories-struggles-and-hidden-labours-of-women-at

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Kiln Cambridge … 16th & 17th Nov …. Local work … Christmas Shopping!

Kiln Cambridge … 16th & 17th Nov …. Local work … Christmas Shopping!

| November 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

This is such a great local event. Buy something handmade this Christmas … https://www.kilncambridge.com/events

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Three Wine Men …. Sat 9th Nov

Three Wine Men …. Sat 9th Nov

| October 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

Three Wine Men Cambridge Winter Festival Saturday 9th November 2019 The Guildhall, Cambridge Wine-lovers of Cambridge unite! On Saturday 9th November Cambridge Guildhall will be transformed into a wine wonderland – the highlight of every wine-lover’s calendar. This year’s tasting extravaganza will be hosted by Oz Clarke, Tim Atkin MW and Olly Smith They will […]

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Blue Plaques of Cambridge …. something to look out for

Blue Plaques of Cambridge …. something to look out for

| August 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Blue plaques of Cambridge (written by George Talbot of Step Into Cambridge) Cambridge University’s streets have been walked by many famous scholars over the years. People who would go on to be heads of state, completely change the way we look at physics, challenge creationism, discover the meaning of life, lay the groundwork for the […]

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