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The Tour de France in Cambridge

  It was a great day for the tour to start stage 3 in Cambridge. The spectators turned out in thousands to enjoy the spectacle and cheer on the riders. Advertisements

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Our swarmy bees

Our bees decided to swarm yesterday and proceeded to land in the garden of our (very understanding and tolerant) new neighbours’. They landed high up in an elderflower.  Nick held the ladder while I climbed up with my cardboard box and … Continue reading

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The Cambridge Science Festival

The 20th Cambridge Science Festival starts today. A packed programme of tours, talks and discussions, many free. The festival runs from 10th – 21 March. With over 250 events on offer there is something for everyone –  whatever your … Continue reading

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A sad day for Maskell’s Baker

Our local baker who has supplied our bread over many years has told us today he has ceased trading as he can’t make a profit. Established over 80 years ago, three generations of Maskell’s have had a bakers shop in … Continue reading

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Spring in Cambridge

The sun was shining in Cambridge yesterday. A beautiful day for a walk along the backs of the colleges.  

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Food Hygiene Rating 5/5

We had our routine  inspection from Cambridge Enviromental Health this morning and retained our score of 5 for food hygiene.    

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An evening at Kings College

Nick and I had a great night with friends at The Cambridge Colleges charity ball held at Kings College. Not so easy getting up to do breakfast the next day.  

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Christmas at Lynwood House

      Merry Christmas and best wishes for the new year to all our guests. from Nick and Julie We look forward to welcoming you to Lynwood House in 2014.

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Thornham Holiday Cottage

Our latest renovation project is our bathrooms in our holiday cottage. We thought the avocado green bathroom suites had seen better days. These are the before pictures. The after pictures to follow.

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The hedgehogs are still around. They’re all looking healthy and one is particularly large – it should have no problems surviving the winter. We put sand in front of the hedgehog house to see if anything was using it. We’re … Continue reading

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