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Events: Wine-and-dine nights and a wedding fair at Huntingdon’s Old Bridge

08 February 2024
Events: Wine-and-dine nights and a wedding fair at Huntingdon’s Old Bridge

Events: Wine-and-dine nights and a wedding fair at Huntingdon’s Old Bridge

08 February 2024

Interested in wine? Love Indian food? Planning a wedding? There’s an event with your name on it at Huntingdon’s Old Bridge this spring


Wellbeing: The Irish retreat you’ve been waiting for

06 February 2024
Wellbeing: The Irish retreat you’ve been waiting for

Wellbeing: The Irish retreat you’ve been waiting for

06 February 2024

Click here for the perfect Irish retreat for your wellbeing. . .


Wellbeing: Need a boost? Head for the funfair

01 February 2024
Wellbeing: Need a boost? Head for the funfair

Wellbeing: Need a boost? Head for the funfair

01 February 2024

Revitalise yourself: how spending time at a funfair can give your health and wellbeing a boost


Health: Perfect your smile with Specialist Dental Partners

31 January 2024
Health: Perfect your smile with Specialist Dental Partners

Health: Perfect your smile with Specialist Dental Partners

31 January 2024

From regular check-ups to complex restorations, Specialist Dental Partners - now in Thriplow - offer the very best in private dentistry


Motoring: How tackling MOT fraud protects drivers

30 January 2024
Motoring: How tackling MOT fraud protects drivers

Motoring: How tackling MOT fraud protects drivers

30 January 2024

MOT fraud can be an enormous problem for everyone who uses the UK’s busy road network. Here’s why. . .


Health: How online healthcare could work for you

16 January 2024
Health: How online healthcare could work for you

Health: How online healthcare could work for you

16 January 2024

Said to provide “a new level of efficiency and convenience for receiving medical services”, here’s the lowdown on online healthcare


Motoring: Upsizing your tyres? Here’s what you need to know

29 December 2023
Motoring: Upsizing your tyres? Here’s what you need to know

Motoring: Upsizing your tyres? Here’s what you need to know

29 December 2023

Let’s have a look at upsizing tyres and what you need to be aware of. . .


Travel: Is winter the perfect time to explore Scotland's rural areas?

18 December 2023
Travel: Is winter the perfect time to explore Scotland's rural areas?

Travel: Is winter the perfect time to explore Scotland's rural areas?

18 December 2023

Read our guide to find out why winter is the perfect time to head out and explore rural areas in Scotland


Booking Now: The ultimate Sunday lunch at Parker’s Tavern - for just £19.50

08 December 2023
Booking Now: The ultimate Sunday lunch at Parker’s Tavern - for just £19.50

Booking Now: The ultimate Sunday lunch at Parker’s Tavern - for just £19.50

08 December 2023

What’s better than a superb Sunday lunch with all the trimmings? Sunday lunch served in elegant surroundings to the sound of a harp playing


A season of safety: Illuminating December with Purple Flag initiatives in Cambridge

07 December 2023
A season of safety: Illuminating December with Purple Flag initiatives in Cambridge

A season of safety: Illuminating December with Purple Flag initiatives in Cambridge

07 December 2023

Sponsored feature with Cambridge BID on measures keeping the city safe at night.


Christmas: Velvet’s top 12 local gifts for everyone on your list

24 November 2023
Christmas: Velvet’s top 12 local gifts for everyone on your list

Christmas: Velvet’s top 12 local gifts for everyone on your list

24 November 2023

From a Cambridge Satchel bag to a cheese selection from The Gog Farm Shop, Velvet finds great local gifts for everyone on your Christmas list


Christmas: Visit Cambridge’s Grand Arcade to make festive memories

24 November 2023
Christmas: Visit Cambridge’s Grand Arcade to make festive memories

Christmas: Visit Cambridge’s Grand Arcade to make festive memories

24 November 2023

Thanks to its glittering decorations and imaginative events line-up, Grand Arcade is the place to go to make magical Christmas memories


Beauty: Victoria Beckham’s latest beauty secret

21 November 2023
Beauty: Victoria Beckham’s latest beauty secret

Beauty: Victoria Beckham’s latest beauty secret

21 November 2023

Get a Spice Girl glow that will steal any show - with this bargain natural beauty balm. . .


Festive Dining: The best tables to book and bottles to buy

30 October 2023
Festive Dining: The best tables to book and bottles to buy

Festive Dining: The best tables to book and bottles to buy

30 October 2023

The run-up to Christmas is cue to pull out all culinary stops. Velvet finds the perfect food and drink for the festive season


Christmas: The best festive venues to book now

14 October 2023
Christmas: The best festive venues to book now

Christmas: The best festive venues to book now

14 October 2023

It’s time to book Christmas Day dinners, office parties and New Year’s celebrations, too. Velvet spotlights four of our area’s best festive venues


Motors: MOT vs servicing: what’s the difference?

09 October 2023
Motors: MOT vs servicing: what’s the difference?

Motors: MOT vs servicing: what’s the difference?

09 October 2023

When it comes to car maintenance, two terms often come up: MOT and servicing. Here’s a guide to understanding the differences


Food & Drink: Four of the best local cafes to visit in Coffee Week

01 October 2023
Food & Drink: Four of the best local cafes to visit in Coffee Week

Food & Drink: Four of the best local cafes to visit in Coffee Week

01 October 2023

To mark International Coffee Day and National Coffee Week, we recommend four of the finest cafes from across the area


Event: Get set for Christmas with Hilton Cambridge City

21 September 2023
Event: Get set for Christmas with Hilton Cambridge City

Event: Get set for Christmas with Hilton Cambridge City

21 September 2023

Hilton Cambridge City Centre is hosting a Get Festive Ready event this week - and we’re all invited! Even better? Tickets are FREE


Days Out: Shop, eat, play and stay all day at Barton’s Burwash Manor

09 September 2023
Days Out: Shop, eat, play and stay all day at Barton’s Burwash Manor

Days Out: Shop, eat, play and stay all day at Barton’s Burwash Manor

09 September 2023

Barton’s Burwash Manor is a place to shop, eat, play and stay all day. . . Velvet takes a tour


Event: Open day at Cambridge Clear Beauty

25 August 2023
Event: Open day at Cambridge Clear Beauty

Event: Open day at Cambridge Clear Beauty

25 August 2023

Tour the award-winning clinic - and be in with a chance of winning £500 in skincare!