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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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Directory of local tradesman etc., ….

Directory of local tradesman etc., ….

| June 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

We’ve put together a list of people that have been tried and tested. If you have any suggestions and you’d like to recommend someone independantly please let us know. We hope this is useful to you:-   Plumbers:  We are still vetting plumbers …. please bear with us.   Builders: 1. The Property Squad – info@thepropertysquad.co.uk […]

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The Best Beer Garden in Cambridge ….

The Best Beer Garden in Cambridge ….

| June 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Let us know which one is your favourite. The table currently looks like this:- 1. Green Dragon Pub, Chesterton 2. Granta, Mill Pond 3. Fort St. George, Midsummer Common 4. The Clarendon Arms, Clarendon Street 5. Empress, St Philips Road off Mill Road  

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New Nightclub coming to Cambridge ……

New Nightclub coming to Cambridge ……

| May 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Jam House is a ‘concept inspired by Jools Holland’ but owned by a nightclub mogul Steve Thomas. It should have live music and dinning. We shall wait and see. The old bingo hall is being refurbished down the narrow Hobson Street and hoping to open in September this year. When it opens it will […]

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Best Pub in Cambridge ….

Best Pub in Cambridge ….

| March 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

CAM magazine (University of Cambridge Alumni Magazine) issue 65 had an interesting article about the best pub in Cambridge. Read a student’s argument as to why The Maypole beats The Eagle among others ….   THE BEST… PUB IN CAMBRIDGE Joseph Bates is reading Music at Caius The pub is central to Cambridge life. Our […]

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Cambridge University TV

Cambridge University TV

| January 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Not many people actually know that Cambridge University has it’s very own online TV channel … check it out …. http://www.cu-tv.co.uk/  

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Bill’s comes to Cambridge

Bill’s comes to Cambridge

| January 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Bill’s is a trendy cafe chain with five stores in the UK and they’ve just opened on Green Street in Cambridge. Really nice lunches for under £10. Love the produce for sale as well. http://www.bills-website.co.uk/index.html

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Tips for local residents

Tips for local residents

| December 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Some useful stuff for locals NOT visitors …. Kings College Local Residents Cards 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 […]

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