YesterYear Road Race

Enjoy the procession through local country villages of classic vehicles and motorbikes, and the static display of suchlike on the green in the village of Cottenham. Date: Sunday April 27th 2014 Time: Route times approx Destinations: Leave Cottenham Green 9.30am – Rampton Green 10.00am – Willingham 10.45am – Over 11.30am –   Swavesey Village College [lunch 12.15pm] Hog Roast […]

The Ely Balloon Race

Join in the fun held to celebrate the centenary of the Ely District Scouts by entering the balloon race. You never know, you might walk away with the £50 first prize! All the balloons that are set free are 100% biodegradable and no strings will be used. Date: Sunday April 27th 2014 Time: Please see details below Destination: […]

Children’s Author Book Signing Book signing with Pippa Goodhart

Little Thetford Acorns Preschool and Children’s Club. Saturday 5th April, 10.30-12.00 – Free Entry Children’s Author Book Signing Book signing with Pippa Goodhart the writer of titles such as ‘You Choose’ and ‘Just Imagine’ with Nick Sharratt. Pippa also writes as Laura Owen for the Winnie The Witch read aloud stories! Come and join us […]

Ely Consort – Carmina Burana – Sat.29 March – Hayward Theatre, Ely

The powerful opening of Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana is one of the most instantly recognisable pieces of music of all time. Come and hear the complete work performed by the combined forces of Ely Consort, St Mary’s Primary School Choir, percussionists from the King’s School, and a star line up of soloists: Clare Lloyd Griffiths […]

EAChO concert in Ely Cathedral

The East Anglia Chamber Orchestra are returning to Ely Cathedral in May under the direction of Andrew Watkinson of the Endellion Quartet.  Date: Saturday 3 May 7.30 p.m. –  Ely Cathedral East Anglia Chamber Orchestra (EAChO)  – Mendelssohn Hebrides Overture Mozart Horn Concerto no. 4 – Bartók Romanian Dances Beethoven Symphony no. 4  – soloist Stephen […]

Ely Sinfonia Presents An Elgar Celebration in Ely Cathedral

On Saturday 29 March 2014 Ely Sinfonia presents an An Elgar Celebration in Ely Cathedral, featuring Elgar’s The Enigma Variations (including Nimrod),  Sea Pictures, and Introduction and Allegro for Strings, with Steve Bingham (conductor), Hannah Pedley (soprano) and the Cassia String Quartet. 80 years after his death, Ely Sinfonia celebrates the life of that most English of […]


RELEASE THE WRITER WITHIN! – INTRODUCTION TO CREATIVE WRITING SATURDAY 8 MARCH 2014 10AM-4PM BABYLON GALLERY, WATERSIDE, ELY TUTOR : SUE BURGE COST : £30 Whether you are a beginner or an experienced writer, this workshop will help you to develop your writing skills in a relaxed and friendly environment. We will look at a variety of […]

The Big Quiz

If your brain is all geared up and ready for action you might like to enter this March competition before you relax it for a short time before entering the next quiz in April. although both are held in different venues, the March quiz also has a raffle, bar refreshments and a fish and chip supper with a vegetarian […]


TOMORROW NIGHT LINE DANCE & COUNTRY MUSIC EVENING NEAR ELY CAMBS! Saturday 29th Feruary 2014 – 7pm. to 11.45pm. Wendy & Bill Presents another FUN-FILLED, night of Dance, Live Music with UK’s TOP  Linedance & Country Music Entertainer PAUL TAYLOR PLUS The Record Machine Disco Featuring DeeJay Lee & Trixie Trish. AT THE […]


TONIGHT FRIDAY 21st FEBRUARY – 7 till 11.45 LINE DANCE DISCO DeeJay Lee & The Record Machine Request Disco at Hiam’s Sports & Social Club Putney Hill Rd, Prickwillow, Near Ely, Cambs. CB7 4UU. For Map Directions type in CB7 4UU at Tel: Wendy & Bill – 07729790698. 01353 860 187 Or Club – […]

Jacen Bruce & The Memphis Underground in Ely

Jacen Bruce and the Memphis Underground will play at Ely City Football Club on Saturday March 8th 2014. They will be supported by local Johnny Cash tribute act The Johnny Cash Story. Tickets are available in advance priced at £8 from Burrows Bookshop, High Street Passage, in Ely or from the ticket hotline on 07971 […]