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More details - PQA Cambridge Free Open Day
It’s a BRAND NEW TERM at PQA Cambridge and what better way to kick it off than with a FREE Open Day! Yay! ?? The Pauline Quirke Academy of Performing Arts offers outstanding performing arts tuition for 6-18 year olds, focusing on our 3 core modules - Musical Theatre, Comedy & Drama, and Film & TV! ??
Parkside Community College
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Richard Murphy - Why tax can change everything by 2027
Richard Murphy presents his personal, positive vision - and then leads discussion - on how we can overhaul Britain’s tax system (and international tax arrangements) to build a fairer country for all in 2027. Part of the imagine2027 series of events - see www.imagine2027.org.
Anglia Ruskin University, Lecture Theatre LAB002 East Road Cambridge
Thu 26 Apr

More details - Laurie Macfarlane - Fair & affordable housing by 2027
Laurie Macfarlane (ex-NEF) will present his vision of how we can make Britain’s housing market work fairly in 2027, so it delivers affordable housing for all.
Anglia Ruskin University, Lecture Theatre LAB002 East Road Cambridge
Thu 10 May

More details - The Tempest
Combined Actors of Cambridge present Shakespeare’s magical play of mystery and intrigue in the unique surroundings of Downing College’s Howard Theatre by special arrangement with the Downing Dramatic Society.
Howard Theatre, Downing College, Cambridge
Sat 28 Apr to Thu 3 May

More details - Beth Hart
Beth Hart plus Kris Barras Band. Artists performing: Beth Hart.: Tickets avaiable.
Corn Exchange, Cambridge
Today

More details - The Cantabrigians & Climate Keys
EVENT SUMMARY: ClimateKeys Cambridge, hosted by Trinity College Music Society, will feature a performance by unaccompanied vocalists The Cantabrigians, a talk by Emily Shuckburgh and a conversation with the audience. Response to climate change will be discussed.
OCR, Trinity College, Trinity Street, Cambridge
Mon 14 May

More details - Science on Sundays
How flowering plants pattern their petals. Flowering plants very often display striking patterns on their petals which are key to attracting pollinators. They are very elaborate, combining different pigmentations, but also an array of microscopic features that play a key role in plant-insect communication.
Cambridge University Botanic Garden. Garden’s Classroom close to Brookside Gate entrance.
Sun 20 May

More details - Choose your challenge and join #TeamARTHUR in Europe's biggest outdoor pool!
We have teamed up with Better to bring you a sponsored swimming challenge with a difference! This event isn’t just about how strong your front crawl is, how fast you complete a length or whether you’re an aspiring Olympic swimmer...
Jesus Green Lido Jesus Green Cambridge
Fri 11 May

More details - Chaucer Road Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
11 Chaucer Road is a ¾ acre Edwardian garden that has changed rapidly over the ensuing 110 yrs. A rock garden with pond and large weeping Japanese maple dates from about 1930. 16 Chaucer Road ½ acre garden, divided by arches and hedges into separate areas, each with its own character. Front rose garden.
Chaucer Road Gardens, Cambridge
Sun 6 May and Mon 7 May

More details - CONCERT: East Anglia Chamber Orchestra
SCHUBERT: Symphony No 8 (’Unfinished’) MOZART: Sinfonia Concertante for Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn and Orchestra (soloists: Rose Hilder,Heather Thorne, Graham Dolby, Paul Ryder) MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No 5 (’Reformation’) conductor: Andrew Watkinson
West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge
Sat 28 Apr

More details - City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra with Júlia Pusker (Violin)
Weber Overture to Euryanthe, Dvorak Violin Concerto, Brahms Symphony No. 3. Featuring Júlia Pusker (Violin) and Robert Hodge (Conductor).
West Road Concert Hall, 11 West Road, Cambridge
Sat 19 May

More details - Lucy Cavendish College - Open Garden for NGS
The gardens of 4 late Victorian houses have been combined and developed over past 25yrs into an informal 3 acre garden. Fine mature trees shade densely planted borders. An Anglo Saxon herb garden is situated in one corner. The garden provides a rich wildlife habitat.
Lucy Cavendish College, Cambridge
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Newnham Croft Primary School - Open Garden for NGS
Children are encouraged to take part in gardening activities carried out by our volunteers. The gardens start with a courtyard with planters and woodland path. There are two herbaceous borders and a number of flower beds. The vegetable garden provides produce for the school kitchen.
Newnham Croft Primary School, Cambridge
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Cambridge Folk Club presents:  Open Stage with Hunter Muskett
Hunter Muskett was formed by Terry Hiscock, Chris George and Doug Morter in 1969 as a folk/rock trio playing the folk circuit alongside Fotheringay, Fairport, Pentangle and Steeleye. Following their 1970 album release, Every Time You Move, recorded with Pentangle’s Danny Thompson, Rog Trevitt joined on bass guitar.
The Golden Hind, Function Room, 355 Milton Road, Cambridge
Fri 27 Apr

More details - Baby and Children's Market Nearly New Sale - Cambridge
What’s on offer? Lots of stall bursting with top quality LIKE NEW and NEW baby & children’s items from birth to 8 yrs. Plus a small selection of unique businesses in the baby & children’s industry showcasing and selling their products & services all under one roof!
Cambridge Regional College, Kings Hedges Road
Sat 28 Apr

More details - May Open Day 2018
This Open Day is hosted at both Cambridge and Huntingdon Campuses. Come and talk to our expert tutors, meet our friendly staff and students and tour our amazing facilities. Our Open Days are a great opportunity to see what it is like to study at Cambridge Regional College.
Cambridge Regional College; Cambridge and Huntingdon Campuses
Thu 3 May

More details - Star Shine Night Walk
Take part in a 10 or 6.5 mile NEON night walk into Cambridge to raise vital funds to help improve the lives of those affected by cancer and other life limiting illness on Saturday 19 May.
Shelford Rugby Club
Sat 19 May

More details - Baby & Children's Market MEGA Sale
***CAMBOURNES BIGGEST EVER SALE*** 12th May 2.30pm - 4pm Cambourne Village College, Sheepfold Lane, Cambourne What’s on offer? Lots of stall bursting with top quality LIKE NEW and NEW baby & children’s items from birth to 8 yrs.
Cambourne Village College, Sheepfold Lane, Cambourne
Sat 12 May

More details - Foxelwood - Open Garden for NGS
Approximately 3 acres, partly woodland with more formal gardens, some designed by Sylvia Newman, featuring large herbaceous borders, conifers, lawns, small pond garden and an enclosure for chickens.
Foxelwood, Cambridge
Sun 20 May, Sun 27 May

More details - Steve Royle headlines Custard's May night at Comberton
Custard Comedy is delighted to bring the all round genius of Steve Royle to Comberton Sports and Arts on May 11thth. The night begins around 8.15pm and tickets start at just £6.60.
Comberton Sports and Arts
Fri 11 May

More details - Hello, Is There Any Body There?
Waterbeach Theatre Company present a murder mystery farce by Ian Hornby. At Squire Grange Lady Amelia searches for new ideas for her latest mystery novel as Sir Malcolm sleeps off the excesses of another idle day. Family friend Freddy is persuaded to try and think of new ideas.
Waterbeach Community Primary School, High Street, Waterbeach
Wed 16 May to Sat 19 May

More details - Peckover House and Garden - Transition in Time - Trust New Art
2018 marks 70 years since the death of Alexandrina Peckover, the sale of the contents of the House and the property coming under the ownership of the National Trust.
Peckover House and Garden, North Brink, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire PE13 1JR
Today to Thu 26 Apr, Sat 28 Apr, Sun 29 Apr

More details - Peckover House and Garden - Transition in Time - Trust New Art
2018 marks 70 years since the death of Alexandrina Peckover, the sale of the contents of the House and the property coming under the ownership of the National Trust.
Peckover House and Garden, North Brink, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire PE13 1JR
Mon 30 Apr to Thu 3 May, Sat 5 May to Thu 10 May, Sat 12 May to Thu 17 May, Sat 19 May to Thu 24 May, Sat 26 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Peckover House and Garden - Behind the Scenes Tour
Explore parts of the property not normally open to visitors. Note: tours will involve several flights of stairs. Booking Advisable. Phone: 01945 583463. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Peckover House and Garden, North Brink, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire PE13 1JR
Sat 12 May, Sun 13 May, Sat 19 May, Sun 20 May

More details - Steady Rollin’ Blues Tour: Brooks Williams & Hans Theessink
Brooks Williams needs no introduction to his loyal following in the area as this is, after all, a home gig. He is touring in 2018 with Dutch blues singer and guitarist Hans Theessink who has been performing since the early 1970s.
Rampton Village Hall, Church End, Rampton
Thu 10 May

More details - Orwell Pannier Market
Biggest village market for miles. Circa 25 stalls selling wide range of food, crafts, horticulture, skin and beauty products. Vibrant tearoom with homemade cakes and bacon butties. Come and see what you’ve been missing!
High Street, Orwell
Sat 5 May

More details - Pint of Science - Cambridge
Pint of Science is an exciting annual festival which brings scientists out of the lab and in to your local pub! As part of the three-day Pint of Science festival, thousands of scientists around the world will speak about their research.
Local pubs across Cambridge (see website or Facebook event for more details)
Mon 14 May to Wed 16 May

More details - Steve Day headlines the first night of the new season at Tee Hee in the Tipi
Our night on May 3rd has the superb Steve Day as its headliner. Doors open at 7.30pm and the comedy starts around 8.00pm. Tickets are strictly limited to 40 so don’t miss out! Steve Day describes himself as Britain’s only deaf comedian, if there are any others he hasn’t heard.
The Willow Tree, 29 High Street, Bourn, Cambridge.
Thu 3 May

More details - Wimpole Estate - Wimpole's Wednesday Walk
Join us for a different walk each week, showing off some of the best views, woodland paths and secret seats in and around Wimpole’s parkland. Walks range from 2.5-4.5miles and are often muddy.
Wimpole Estate, Arrington, Royston
Wed 25 Apr, Wed 2 May

More details - Wimpole Estate - Shire Horse Carriage Rides 2018
The perfect way to celebrate a special occasion. Experience the luxury of a private carriage ride pulled by a magnificent Shire horse through the Wimpole Estate with a dedicated groom and driver. Booking Essential. Phone: 0344 249 1895.
Wimpole Estate, Arrington, Royston
Thu 26 Apr, Wed 2 May, Wed 16 May, Thu 24 May

More details - Wimpole Estate - Wimpole's Wednesday Walk
Join us for a different walk each week, showing off some of the best views, woodland paths and secret seats in and around Wimpole’s parkland. Walks range from 2.5-4.5miles and are often muddy.
Wimpole Estate, Arrington, Royston
Wed 9 May, Wed 16 May, Wed 23 May, Wed 30 May

More details - Wimpole Estate - Shire Horse Driving Experience 2018
Learn how to harness, long rein and manoeuver your horse around obstacles. The day includes an introduction to the horses, then learn how to harness your horse. Moving out into the field you will work your horse on long reins, as well as maneuvering around obstacles.
Wimpole Estate, Arrington, Royston
Sat 12 May

More details - Wimpole Estate - Wool Shearing Course
For those people thinking of acquiring sheep or having a small flock of sheep this course will give you the confidence to tackle sheep shearing with traditional blades.
Wimpole Estate, Arrington, Royston
Sat 19 May

More details - Wimpole Estate - Wimpole Spring Photography Walk
There’s more to Wimpole than you might think! Explore the further reaches of our estate on this guided photography walk through woods and fields. If you choose, you can enter our photographic competition and you might see your pictures displayed!
Wimpole Estate, Arrington, Royston
Sat 19 May

More details - Bell Gables - Open Garden for NGS
Approx one acre of garden with a large natural pond with moorhens, grass snakes and other pond life, at its best in the spring. A small walled garden and formal fruit and flower parterre.
Bell Gables, Ely
Sat 19 May and Sun 20 May

More details - National Stud Tours
The National Stud opened its gates to the public for the first time in the mid 1970s. To this day The National Stud remains the only commercial stud farm in the UK allowing individuals, small groups and large parties the chance to see behind the scenes of a working Thoroughbred stud farm.
Newmarket
Wed 25 Apr to Sun 29 Apr, Wed 2 May to Sun 6 May, Wed 9 May to Sun 13 May, Wed 16 May to Sun 20 May, Wed 23 May to Sun 27 May, Wed 30 May to Sat 2 Jun

More details - Tattersalls Tour
The famous Tattersalls Bloodstock Auction House attracts the wealthiest owners and industry figures from all over the world, including members of the Royal family from countries such as Dubai and Qatar. As bidding soars in the saleroom the electrifying atmosphere radiates throughout the whole town.
Newmarket
Fri 4 May

More details - Country Mile Tour
This is our most popular tour and offers a true insight into one of the world’s leading racehorse training centres. This action-packed day will show you all Newmarket has to offer.
Newmarket
Sat 12 May, Sat 2 Jun, Sat 16 Jun, Sat 7 Jul

More details - Race Day Tour
After a driven tour around the town you will visit the fascinating National Heritage Centre for Horseracing & Sporting Art where you can learn about the royal connections to the town and the history of where racing began, right here!
Newmarket
Fri 18 May, Sat 19 May, Sat 9 Jun, Sat 23 Jun, Fri 13 Jul, Sat 14 Jul

More details - Great Chishill Antiques & Vintage Fair
Fabulous fair nestled in the picturesque South Cambridgeshire village a short drive from Duxford and Saffron Walden with easy access to the M11. Over 20 stalls packed full of antiques, collectables and vintage items, we aim to have something for everyone.
Great Chishill Village Hall, Hall Lane, Great Chishill, Cambridgeshire.
Sun 6 May

More details - Netherhall Manor - Open Garden for NGS
An elegant garden ’touched with antiquity’ Good Gardens Guide. An unusual garden appealing to those with historical interest in individual collections of plant groups: March-old primroses, daffodils & Victorian double flowered hyacinths. first garden hellebores hybrids. May-old English tulips.
Netherhall Manor, Soham
Sun 6 May

More details - A May Day Concert with The Opus 17 Swing Band and Kimberley Devonshire
The Opus 17 Swing Band with resident vocalist, Kimberley Devonshire, invite you to a free lunch time concert on May Day, Monday 7th May at 2.15pm Visiting The Royston May Fayre, why not check us out? Relax with a drink and listen to the eclectic mix of music on offer at this event.
The Old Bull Hotel, High Street, Royston, Herts.
Mon 7 May

More details - The Burystead, Sutton - Open Garden for NGS
½ acre walled courtyard garden of formal design, set against a backdrop of a restored C16 thatched barn. Orchard and sculpture at front of house. Also a cottage garden and a new vegetable plot.
The Burystead, Sutton, Ely
Sun 20 May, Sun 27 May

More details - Thurstons Funfair Saffron Walden
All the fun of the fair
The Common, Saffron Walden
Thu 26 Apr to Mon 7 May

More details - Saffron Walden "Emporium"
Upstairs in Saffron Walden Town Hall. Market Day. FREE ENTRY. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Crafts, collectables, Fossils, etc., etc., "You never know what you might find".
Saffron Walden Town Hall.
Tue 15 May

More details - Family Jam - Sing!
Everybody sing! If you’ve got a voice, you can make music and in this song-packed afternoon for the whole family, the aim is to help you let it all pour out. Workshop leader Jessie Maryon Davies has worked with singers from the Royal Opera House to Goldfrapp.
Saffron Hall Audley End Road Saffron Walden
Sun 29 Apr

More details - The Old Rectory, Wrestlingworth - Open Garden for NGS
4 acre garden full of colour and interest. The owner has a free style of gardening sensitive to wildlife. Beds overflowing with tulips, alliums, bearded iris, peonies, poppies, geraniums and much more. Beautiful mature trees and many more planted in the last 30 years. Incl a large selection of betulas.
The Old Rectory, Wrestlingworth, Sandy
Mon 7 May, Sun 27 May

More details - From Russia with Love
With its rich, vibrant culture, Russia has produced some of the most spectacular music ever written. Three of the best known Russian pieces, from the worlds of ballet and politics, feature in tonight’s glorious concert. Tchaikovsky used three Ukrainian folk tunes as the themes for his Symphony no 2.
Ely Cathedral
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Libera in Concert
Chart-topping British boys’ vocal band returns to Ely Cathedral for its 2018 UK spring concert. Since it was formed in 1995, Libera has travelled the world, topping the mainstream and classical charts and bringing its distinctive sound to television, radio and live audiences.
Ely Cathedral
Sat 12 May

More details - First World War presentation.
The Cambridgeshire branch of the WFA will be hosting at talk by Roger Perry who will give a presentation on "Boats and Trains and Cars and Trucks" looking at the different forms of transportation used to support the armies during the conflict.
The Comrades Club, Godmanchester, Huntingdon.
Wed 2 May