The Last Day of Latitude 2015

With the last day of Latitude upon us, I couldn’t believe I would be saying goodbye to the 10th edition that evening. Having attended the very first Latitude back in 2006, I remember walking around…

A Sunny Saturday At Latitude

Following all the excitement of the secret set by Ed Sheeran last night in the iArena, the rumour mill had officially gone wild today. Arriving at the festival, all anyone could talk about was who…

Ed Sheeran Plays Secret Gig At Latitude

With much speculation surrounding the surprises in store from the Latitude organisers for the 10th Anniversary of the festival, many had noticed the absence of Suffolk’s biggest pop star, Ed Sheeran, from the bill. Rumoured…

Inside Your Festival Make Up Bag

Packing for any trip can be hectic, let alone a weekend-long festival! The worry of leaving something behind, the confusion of how to fit everything in one rucksack and deciding whether to take your portable…

The Secret Garden Party 2015

Every year The Secret Garden Party makes it way to Cambridgeshire for a long weekend full of music and events. Admittedly not much of a secret anymore, this year the festival takes on the theme…

Velvet Meets…The Boomtown Rats

Velvet Magazine Chats to Garry Roberts From The Boomtown Rats Since they reformed in 2013, Irish New Wave Group the Boomtown Rats have been prolific giggers, and this summer play a series of festival dates…

The Strawberry Fair 2015

The month of June brings one of Cambridge’s biggest events: the Strawberry Fair. Celebrating its 41st anniversary, Strawberry Fair has become a major free, volunteer-run arts event, with over 30,000 visitors in the single day…

Platforms Vs Flatforms

Whether you prefer the stiletto or flats, it doesn’t matter as long as you’ve added some height this summer. With 90’s style sandals, 70s platforms and solid heeled sneakers all on the fashion agenda, it’s…

Top 10 Local Festivals For Summer 2015

To coincide with our June Festival Edition, we’ve discovered the top ten local festivals for this summer. Whether you’re a music lover, foodie fan or comedy junkie, we’ve found the festivals for you… Cambridge Folk…

Heading To The Whitsun Fayre 2015

Spring is in the air which means that the Ourburystedmunds Whitsun Fayre is just around the corner! Held between Sunday 24th and Monday 25th May, the 2015 festival has added some new attractions to familiar…