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New Hotel Opens It’s Doors …. The Tamburlaine …. 20th March 2017

New Hotel Opens It’s Doors …. The Tamburlaine …. 20th March 2017

| March 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

New Hotels don’t open every day in Cambridge so this is quite an event. Very elegant. Worth popping in for a drink even if you’re not staying. They’ve got a nice bar! For more information and photos visit http://www.thetamburlaine.co.uk/

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Cambridge Road Closures ….. Mill Road, East Road, Hills Road and Grange Road

Cambridge Road Closures ….. Mill Road, East Road, Hills Road and Grange Road

| September 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

There has not been much publicity about road closures. There are some desperate attempts to improve congestion but without much thought for communities it would seem. More information to follow but if you’d like to stop road closures visit http://bit.ly/2cvF91P

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Computer Drop-in Lessons ….. by Cambridge Online

Computer Drop-in Lessons ….. by Cambridge Online

| February 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Cambridge Online is a charity committed to getting everyone who wants to be ‘online’. This includes a new ‘drop-in’ rota for different locations around Cambridge each week. If you’re not confident about being online you can come along to one of their sessions free of charge and they will walk you through it. They call […]

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Find a Garden that’s not usually open to the public

Find a Garden that’s not usually open to the public

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

There are lots of gardens that are usually closed to the public that open their doors just occasionally in the year. This is a way of discovering a part of Cambridge that few get to see including College Fellows Gardens. http://www.ngs.org.uk/Shared/Templates/CountyPage.aspx?page=20845#resultsbookmark  

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Cambridge Residents Cards …. new scheme for 2014

Cambridge Residents Cards …. new scheme for 2014

| August 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Previously one filled out a form that was available from the Shop at Kings. From 2014 you will need to fill out a form online to receive a card that is valid for three years. There is only a £10 to cover costs of supplying the cards and gives Kings and other colleges that accept […]

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Hair Stylist … our top tip!

Hair Stylist … our top tip!

| March 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hannah is a Senior Stylist who has set up on her own. She can cut, style or colour your hair in the comfort of your own home at vastly reduced rates. She travels all around the Cambridge area so if you’d like a chat about your hair give her a call on 07789378066  

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The Flying Pig is under attack! …. Save the Pub

The Flying Pig is under attack! …. Save the Pub

| August 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

The developer of that site is looking to knock it down and redevelope it. They’ll give them a shiny new pub when they are done that wont remotely be the same. We can’t loose it … it’s an institution. Cambridge News Article here … http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/Home/Pub-that-ticks-all-right-boxes-still-under-threat-03082012.htm    

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Free Online Payment System …. iZettle.com

Free Online Payment System …. iZettle.com

| August 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

If you’re considering signing up to a card transaction service DON’T! … here’s a free way of doing it. iZettle is a Swedish company that has gained permission to operate in the UK so it’s all secure. You just need an iPad or an iPhone and they send you a dongle to attach to it. […]

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More chain restaurants coming …

More chain restaurants coming …

| July 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Unfortunately Raymond Blanc missed out on the Barclays Bank site on Peas Hill in Cambridge, just along from the Corn Exchange. The building will now become student flats, a Cau restaurant and a Zizzi restaurant.               http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/Cambridge/Bank-site-gets-two-restaurants-but-Blanc-draws-blank-04012012.htm

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Plate Licker parties …. for locals

Plate Licker parties …. for locals

| June 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

  Local supper club meet almost each month at a secret location to enjoy food and drink. Just bring your own drink and make a donation (usually about £30) to join in. What an amazing idea. Probably helps if you like food and can get on with just about anyone. If you’re interested in going […]

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