Bletchley computer

A computer that was first designed in Cambridge 65 years ago is being rebuilt. The Electronic Delay Storage Automatic Calculator, known as EDSAC was constructed by Maurice Wilkes at Cambridge Mathematical Laboratory. It is now being rebuilt by volunteers from …

B Movie Festival

Summer’s film season’s often dominated by big blockbuster movies made with major stars and mega bucks. But one Cambridge festival is looking to celebrate the other side of the industry, films made on tiny budgets made mainly by enthusiasts.

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Cannabis

Discussion the controversial stance Durham has taken to drug policy, by announcing they will not be prosecuting low level cannabis use or growing.…

Youth Homelessness

In Britain right now around 35,000 16 to 24 year olds are without a home. Cambridge’s Centre for Housing and Planning Research’s found that over 83,000 homeless young people were relying on councils and charities last year, figures 3 times …

Test Tube Baby

The world’s first test tube baby Louise Brown has published a book about the incredible story of her life. The book was launched at Cambridgeshire’s Bourn Hall Clinic where the pioneering IVF medical team were based.

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