Resources for Cambridge Parents

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With a strong emphasis on resources that have WWW pages

General Resources
Local places to go
Day trips
Health and Welfare
Local Organisations
Childcare
Local Event Listings
Parks and Playgrounds
Sports
Arts/Pastimes
CD Roms
Languages
Schools and Nurseries
Historical Re-enactments


Diary

April 28-1st May Ely's Eel Festival
April 29-1st May Tudor Re-Creation (Kentwell Hall)
April 30th Bartlow Three-Counties Walk
April 30-1st MayMedieval Siege (Hedingham Castle)
May 1st Reach Fair
May 14thSouth Suffolk Show (Ampton Racehourse)
May 14th Sawston Fun Run
May 29th Soham Carnival and Heavy Horse Show
June 3th Strawberry Fair (Cambridge)
June 4thCambridgeshire county show (Wimpole Hall)

General Resources

The Tourist Office (behind the Guildhall) and public libraries have many pamphlets. Also

Local places to go

Day trips

See the Cambridge/London train timetables and National Express coach timetables. The coach to London is cheap for children (sometimes it's nothing) and has convenient drop-off points.

Health and Welfare

Childcare/Aupair/Parties

Local Organisations

Local Event Listings

Parks and Playgrounds

Sports

Arts/Pastimes

CD Roms

Languages

Schools and Nurseries

Historical Re-enactments

Several places offer Living History. The Special Events aren't always well advertised (see the Diary). Here are some options
Assisted by Patrick Gosling, Olivier Suard, James Matheson and Lydia Pollard.
Tim Love (tpl@eng.cam.ac.uk)