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Hallowe'en: Five family-friendly half-term events

18 October 2021
Hallowe'en: Five family-friendly half-term events

Hallowe'en: Five family-friendly half-term events

18 October 2021

Here’s five frighteningly fun activities to keep the little darlings entertained at October half-term from pumpkin picking to wizard hunting


Fitness: How to boost wellbeing this autumn

04 October 2021
Fitness: How to boost wellbeing this autumn

Fitness: How to boost wellbeing this autumn

04 October 2021

October offers up a medley of health and wellbeing wonders, including superfood snacks, seasonal sportswear and meditation on the move


What's On: Art, artefacts, comedy, drama and dance

03 October 2021
What's On: Art, artefacts, comedy, drama and dance

What's On: Art, artefacts, comedy, drama and dance

03 October 2021

This month we are on the hunt for rare gold artefacts, taking in a ballet double-bill, exploring extraordinary art and looking ahead to panto season


Health & Fitness: Taking care of body and mind

18 September 2021
Health & Fitness: Taking care of body and mind

Health & Fitness: Taking care of body and mind

18 September 2021

On this month's tick list: sign up for Cambridge Half, pledge to pedal and invest in stress-busting home scents


Arts: The diary dates not to miss this month

01 September 2021
Arts: The diary dates not to miss this month

Arts: The diary dates not to miss this month

01 September 2021

You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll have a nosey behind usually-closed doors. . . Get your diary out: it's going to be a busy month


Win: A three-month membership for The Little Gym

25 August 2021
Win: A three-month membership for The Little Gym

Win: A three-month membership for The Little Gym

25 August 2021

We have a three-month subscription for The Little Gym Cambridge - worth £210 - to give away to one lucky reader


Win: A copy of AM Howell's latest page-turner. . .

25 August 2021
Win: A copy of AM Howell's latest page-turner. . .

Win: A copy of AM Howell's latest page-turner. . .

25 August 2021

Got a young bookworm in the family? They'll love this new mystery from the best-selling Garden of Lost Secrets author, set in Bury St Edmunds


Fitness: Need some motivation? Read on. . .

14 August 2021
Fitness: Need some motivation? Read on. . .

Fitness: Need some motivation? Read on. . .

14 August 2021

We bring you the latest on Cambridge’s coast walking dad, a chance to dance with the stars, and some seriously cool eco gear


What's On: Unmissable events this month and next

04 August 2021
What's On: Unmissable events this month and next

What's On: Unmissable events this month and next

04 August 2021

Have a laugh at an Alan Ayckbourn classic, follow an inspiring ‘pizza box’ art trail, rock out with McFly and pencil in those gig dates. . .


Fitness: Top charity challenges to sign up for

10 July 2021
Fitness: Top charity challenges to sign up for

Fitness: Top charity challenges to sign up for

10 July 2021

It’s events a-go-go with a return of much-loved charity challenges, plus we've got eco swimwear and some truly delicious wellbeing tea


Art: Meet eight Cambridge Open Studios artists

30 June 2021
Art: Meet eight Cambridge Open Studios artists

Art: Meet eight Cambridge Open Studios artists

30 June 2021

More than 300 artists – from painters and potters to jewellers and sculptors – are set to showcase their work. Velvet spotlights eight top talents


Real Life: The Cambridge women changing the world

18 June 2021
Real Life: The Cambridge women changing the world

Real Life: The Cambridge women changing the world

18 June 2021

Three Cambridge women have scooped Innovate UK’s Women in Innovation awards in recognition of breakthrough business ideas. Louise Cummings meets them


Fitness: Charity challenges to accept now!

17 June 2021
Fitness: Charity challenges to accept now!

Fitness: Charity challenges to accept now!

17 June 2021

Sign up for Histon's Flaming June Half Marathon and/or Bury St Edmunds pyjama walk A Girls’ Night Out. Plus awesome e-bikes and new fitness gear


What's On: Celebrating the great arts comeback!

02 June 2021
What's On: Celebrating the great arts comeback!

What's On: Celebrating the great arts comeback!

02 June 2021

Cambridge Comedy Festival returns, Cambridge Arts Theatre reopens, live music is back at Bury's Apex and much, much more. . .


What's On: The live local events to book now

02 June 2021
What's On: The live local events to book now

What's On: The live local events to book now

02 June 2021

Art, drama, comedy, hip-hop, classical: it's all coming up - and it's all live, as Louise Cummings reports


Diary Dates: Summer's booking up

15 May 2021
Diary Dates: Summer's booking up

Diary Dates: Summer's booking up

15 May 2021

Live theatre, live music and a new festival in the grounds of a castle: we're set for a summer filled with culture (and we can't wait)


Working Out: From footy and tennis to Hotpod Yoga

10 May 2021
Working Out: From footy and tennis to Hotpod Yoga

Working Out: From footy and tennis to Hotpod Yoga

10 May 2021

Hurrah for Hotpod Yoga, reopened tennis courts, all-weather football pitches and planet-friendly workout wear made from recycled bottles


Real Life: 'I lost five stone to become a mum'

09 May 2021
Real Life: 'I lost five stone to become a mum'

Real Life: 'I lost five stone to become a mum'

09 May 2021

Kate Lipp, 35, always knew she wanted to become a mum, but it took a staggering five stone weight loss and IVF journey to make the dream a reality


Fitness: 'Why I'm keeping up my pandemic pursuit'

24 April 2021
Fitness: 'Why I'm keeping up my pandemic pursuit'

Fitness: 'Why I'm keeping up my pandemic pursuit'

24 April 2021

Over the past year people have been embracing new forms of exercise. Here four ladies share their lockdown fitness finds


Fitness Diaries: Workout hacks for busy mums

19 April 2021
Fitness Diaries: Workout hacks for busy mums

Fitness Diaries: Workout hacks for busy mums

19 April 2021

Amber Brammah is a personal trainer and founder of Lovefit, Cambridge. This month she looks at health and fitness hacks for busy mums