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Will from Cambridge Gin Laboratory

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Cambridge Gin Laboratory

Cambridge Gin Laboratory is an interactive space in the centre of Cambridge, dedicated to the appreciation of gin! Based in Green Street, you can sample a range of their award- winning Cambridge Distillery Gins and even blend your own with their gin experts. If you want to kno... Read more Asset 1

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Premier Travel

Premier Travel is family run independent business and was established in 1936. Eighty years after Premier Travel arrived in Cambridge as a coach company, the agency is still at the heart of the historic city. We spoke to Manager Amanda who has worked for the company for nearly... read more Asset 1

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Paul from Lockhouse Games

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Lockhouse Games

Find the clues, solve the puzzles and make your escape—will you make it out in time? Cambridge Lockhouse Games is perfect for a family day out, a corporate event or a hen/stag do. Throughout October and November 2020, Lockhouse Games are running a ‘Get Out to Help Out... Read more Asset 1

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Amelie

What was a dream many years ago, Father & Son Duo, Regis & Alex created a brand new food concept for the UK. Flammekueche was originally created in the 14th centuries by bakers in Alsace on the French-German border as a means of testing an oven’s temperature for their ... read more Asset 1

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Alison from Fitzbillies

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Fitzbillies

On 4th October 2020 Fitzbillies will celebrate its 100th birthday. A century of Chelsea buns and all manner of cakes and bread, behind its original Art Nouveau facade. In a world where most businesses do well to last a few years or a few decades Fitzbillies is a survivor. In i... Read more Asset 1

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Jacks on Trinity and Giles & Co

To survive on a High Street crowded by corporate giants, which can squeeze out sole traders, Indies have a real challenge. Anne Bannell – owner of city centre gift shops Jacks on Trinity and Giles & Co – had the prudence to recognise this, and has prospered thanks to conti... read more Asset 1
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Anne from Jacks on Trinity and Giles & Co

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Harriet from Harriet Kelsall Bespoke Jewellery

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Harriet Kelsall Bespoke Jewellery

Located in Green Street, Harriet Kelsall Bespoke Jewellery is a multi-award winning business and leaders in bespoke jewellery, specialising in bespoke engagement rings, bespoke wedding rings and bespoke eternity rings. The company was one of the first jewellers in the UK to be... Read more Asset 1

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Bridges

Bridges is an independent cafe that has been located on Bridge Street since 1996, serving fresh food and drink to the good people of Cambridge. They are passionate about serving the freshest fare, whether it be croissants and pastries for breakfast, with aromatic Italian coffe... read more Asset 1

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Max from Smokeworks

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Smokeworks

Smokeworks is a BBQ restaurant with two sites in Cambridge. Featuring steam-punk inspired decor and a menu packed full of flavour, Smokeworks is the perfect place to sink your teeth into deliciously prepared ribs, wings and more. Max Freeman is the Operations Director of Cambs... Read more Asset 1

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Boudoir Femme

Boudoir Femme is an award winning, independent, womenswear boutique in Cambridge city centre is home to a mix of stylish, womenswear labels you’ll want to wear every day. Labels stocked include American Vintage, Maison Scotch, Rails, Reiko & accessories from Lily &am... read more Asset 1
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Rich from Pint Shop

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Pint Shop

Set in a Grade II listed building in the centre of Cambridge, the Pint Shop boasts parquet flooring and industrial-chic décor. With a stylish retro feel and delicious selection of chargrilled meat dishes, steaks and vegetarian options, it’s the perfect place to settle in for l... Read more Asset 1

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