Music News

Thu, 08:49

Singer Tom Odell will appear in Thetford Forest as part of nationwide tour in 2015.

Nine Below Zero
Picture: Cristina Arrigoni

Nine Below Zero have reformed their classic ‘Young Ones’ line-up for a special gig in Cambridge, this month.

Folk duo announce Ely date as part of UK tour

Thursday, December 11, 2014
Mike Wilson and Damien Barber

Folk duo Damien Barber and Mike Wilson will be performing at Ely Folk Club, in January.

Ely Consort picutred in Ely Cathedral's Lady Chapel.

Ely Consort will be hosting a Christmas in Cottenham concert, on Saturday.


UB40 take their hits back on the road again next spring – and it includes a visit to Cambridge Corn Exchange on May 12.

Theatre News

Thu, 08:41

Former cabinet minister and TV personality Michael Portillo is bringing his one-man show to the Arts Theatre, Cambridge.

Phileas Fogg (Martin Bonger) welcomes Margaret & Tim Harding (from the Ely Dementia Group) to Cambridge Junction ahead of the Relaxed Performance of Around the World in 80 Days. Photo by Claire Haigh.

The doors of the Cambridge Junction’s J2 Theatre are open to all this Christmas during the run of the venue’s festive offering Around the World in 80 Days.

Break an Egg presents The Alternative Christmas Carol next week in Cambridge.

Ely-based Break an Egg Theatre Company offers a comedy alternative to the Christmas chaos next week when its latest show takes to the stage at Corpus Christi Playroom, Cambridge.

From left: Rhys Gwynn as Robin, Tim Bebbington as Batman, Tim Meikle as The Joker, Neve Armstrong as The Riddler and Bryannie Quarrie as Catwoman.

Final rehearsals have started for Wilburton Theatre Group’s Christmas production, Batman: The Panto.

Members of Littleport Players are taking to the stage for their pantomime, Red Riding Hood.

Final rehearsals are finished and the cast of the Littleport Players’ pantomime, Red Riding Hood are ready to take to the stage.

Arts News

Yesterday, 08:57

A willow weaving workshop will be running at the Welney Wildfowl and Wetland Trust, in February.

Reginald D Hunter

Reginald D Hunter returns to Cambridge in 2015 with a brand new tour.

Entertainment News

Yesterday, 11:15

Historian David Starkey and comedian Jim Davidson come to King’s Lynn Corn Exchange in January. To purchase tickets to either event, contact the box office on 01553 764864.

Boxing Day at Huntingdon Racecourse

Up to 8,000 people are set to descend on Huntingdon Racecourse for the annual Boxing Day races.

Team GB bobsleigh team member, Ross Austen.

Team GB bobsleigh team member, Ross Austen, from Ely, will be launching this year’s Rudolph Run at Addenbrooke’s Hospital on December 7.

The Advent calendar highlights events taking place in Haddenham from December 1-24.

A ‘living Advent calendar’ will be launched in Haddenham, on Sunday, at a Festival of Light.

Soham Christmas fair

Start your Christmas shopping at the fundraising HCA Soham Village College Christmas Fayre this Saturday (November 29) at the school from 1pm to 4pm

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