Out & About

Some of the exciting events coming up in Cambridge

Banff Mountain Film Festival - 13th September

This event has been rescheduled from 17th March 2020 Submerge yourself in an awe-inspiring collection of films that will captivate and exhilarate your senses! The worlds top adventure filmmakers gather to exhibit their adventures from the most stunning far-flung corners of our planet. From freeskiers and base jumpers to climbing and kayaking masters, there is an adventure to inspire all variety of thrill seeker. Book yourself a seat for an evening that... Read More »

Battle of Britain Air Show - 18-20 September

The Duxford Imperial War Museum is going ahead with their Battle of Britain Air Show in September. The event will have reduced ticket availability in comparison to previous events to adhere to social distancing measures. All visitors will be asked to keep two meters apart in all marquees, stalls and exhibitions and any areas where this is not possible will be closed. The event has been extended to three days rather than the normal two to allow more... Read More »

Look, Think, Do Activities - The Fitzwilliam Museum

The Fitzwilliam Museum is, like all Cambridge museums closed due to the Coronavirus pandemic. They have however published a series of "Look, Think, Do" activities to entertain people of all ages and keep them in touch with the museum and it's collections. The activities allow you to view various artefacts and works of art in the museum and challenges you to think about the piece and it's meaning, they also provide activities for you to try at home as a... Read More »

Cambridge University Astronomy - You Tube

If you are interested in learning about space the University of Cambridge have uploaded some wonderful educational videos to their YouTube Channel. Black Holes, the big bang, hunting for aliens and cosmic collisions sound thrilling are just a small sample of the delights that await. The channel contains content for all ages and is sure to ignite a fascination in all things astronomy-related at a time when our sky seems even more bright and beautiful than... Read More »

Guildhall Tea Dances - Dates throughout 2020

The popularity of Strictly Come Dancing means that tea dances are once more a popular event. A beautiful combination of light refreshment and afternoon dancing awaits at the Cambridge Guildhalls on various dates in 2020. A live organist will be accompanying dancer through classic dances such as the waltz, tango and charleston. Dates are as follows 15th January 12th February 11th March 15th April - Cancelled 12th August - Cancelled 2nd September 14th... Read More »