A warming drink on your outdoor exercise!

Whilst cafes and pubs are closed there are still several opportunities to pick up a warming hot drink on your socially-distanced outdoor walk; some take-aways can even offer a tasty snack. We can’t vouch for the quality or even the opening days and  hours of the following, but they will provide some variety on a walk.

  • the cafe by the paddling pool on Lammas Land in Cambridge
  • Trumpington Meadows Community Food Van – on the Square, near Sainsburys
  • the take-away Kerb Kollective on Riverside, next to the Cambridge Museum of Technology
  • a take-away outside Madingley Hall
  • take away hot drinks from the Plough pub in Coton
  • Days Bakery on Great Shelford High Street – open Monday to Saturday
  • the Java Coffee Club at the Cambridge Distillery in Grantchester – take-away hot drinks and cake, Tuesday to Sunday
  • Cambridge Buffet Company at 10 High Street, Fulbourn, opposite the Co-op – open 7 days a week
  • a deli on Market Square Eddington sells take-away hot drinks
  • a pop-up trailer at Wandlebury Country Park selling snacks and drinks at weekends
  • the Tea-Pod in the car park of the Black Bull in Balsham High Street – open on Sunday mornings from 8.30 to 11.30
  • Monday to Saturday – the cafe in the centre of Balsham, near the post-office
  • Beanissimo, near the community gardens on Hobson Avenue, near Hobson Park
  • Take away snacks and drinks are available at the National Trust’s Anglesey Abbey, with service now available from the Redwoods Restaurant
  • The cafe at Milton Country Park is open for take  away food and drink
  • Cambridge University’s cafe on the west Cambridge site, near the Cavendish Laboratory is open for take aways

In addition there are several cafes open in Cambridge itself for take-away business.

Please note that you will need to wear a face covering when purchasing drinks etc and queues will be enforcing 2m minimum distancing. Any updates or additions – please let Jill know

Posted in News | Comments Off on A warming drink on your outdoor exercise!

Hotel and Coach Weekend to Brecon, March 202, cancelled

The coach and hotel trip to Brecon in South Wales, planned for the weekend Friday 26th to Sunday 28th March 2021, has regretfully been cancelled. All deposits paid to the Club have been refunded.

It is hoped to reschedule this trip, originally planned for the Spring 2020, to Spring 2022. More details  will be published later in 2021.

Posted in Booking Now - Club Trips, News | Comments Off on Hotel and Coach Weekend to Brecon, March 202, cancelled

National Trust estates and gardens remain open in lockdown

The National Trust’s main website states that their English estates and parklands will remain open during the current Covid lockdown, although advance booking is required in order to limit numbers. (Public rights of way can still be accessed, of course). Shops must close, but cafes should still be able to offer take-away refreshments. Please note that opening hours are more restricted than in the past.

Posted in News | Comments Off on National Trust estates and gardens remain open in lockdown