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A stroll through Cambridge

Wednesday, February 27th 2019 Cambridge is famous worldwide for its university which is second in age only to that of Oxford, having been founded in 1209. Important as its academic prowess may be, Cambridge is a charming city worth visiting … Continue reading

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Cambridge and the Fitzwilliam

Tuesday, August 25th 2015 Cambridge is an ancient city through which runs the River Cam. What would be more natural than to think that the town derives its name from the river? Natural but incorrect: originally, the river was called … Continue reading

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A courier run and a folk museum

This was to be another courier run when the document would be available only at the last minute. The plan was to have it brought to us by motorcycle at the station just prior to our departure. As the deadline … Continue reading

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