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HS2 tunnel spoil to fill in a Cambridgeshire open-pit mine
HS2 tunnel spoil to fill in a Cambridgeshire open-pit mine

HS2 tunnel spoil to fill in a Cambridgeshire open-pit mine

A former brickworks and cement open-pit mine just outside Cambridge is to be filled in with spoil from HS2 tunnels at Old Oak Common.

Jul
02
2021
An archive of aerial photos of London
An archive of aerial photos of London

An archive of aerial photos of London

There's an archive of aerial photos of London held by the University of Cambridge, many of them are recent enough to look familiar, and yet ever so slightly strange.

May
13
2021
Tickets Alert: David Parr House open days for 2020
Tickets Alert: David Parr House open days for 2020

Tickets Alert: David Parr House open days for 2020

Tickets to see inside a remarkable home that had been richly decorated in the gothic revival style, and little changed ever since have been released.

Oct
07
2019
Day trips from London – The colleges of Cambridge
Day trips from London – The colleges of Cambridge

Day trips from London – The colleges of Cambridge

Designed for students, it's also possible for tourists to visit many of the colleges that make up the heart of Cambridge.

Sep
12
2019
The churches of Cambridge
The churches of Cambridge

The churches of Cambridge

An old city with lots of wealth and people, has a lot of old churches to visit - so a perambulation around the Churches of Cambridge.

Sep
03
2019
Day trips from London – Cambridge’s computer museum
Day trips from London – Cambridge’s computer museum

Day trips from London – Cambridge’s computer museum

Down a rather shabby road in a Cambridge industrial estate can be found a haven of retro computing delights - the Centre for Computing History.

Aug
28
2019
See the astonishing gothic interior of David Parr house
See the astonishing gothic interior of David Parr house

See the astonishing gothic interior of David Parr house

An otherwise ordinary Victorian terrace house conceals within a Cathedral of decoration.

Aug
26
2019