Category Archives: Sports


Children’s push scooters are a popular form of wheeled transport. Our grand children like to use them to go to and from school. Older children have discovered that they can be a source of excitement, doing some tricks, including on … Continue reading

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Joan Mann Special Sports Day at RAF Mildenhall

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A very hear warming event was held in a vast aircraft hangar on the base at Mildenhall. 350 disabled people from all over the Eastern region together with 700 volunteer helpers enjoyed a special sports day. The event is hald … Continue reading


Chariots of Fire 2011

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The Chariots of Fire race is one of Cambridgeshire’s largest annual charity events. The race follows in the footsteps of the famous film, taking its scenic route through the streets and colleges of Cambridge, with teams of six running a … Continue reading


Trumpington mini-Olympics

Someone said to be that it had rained every Thursday this Summer. While I think that is something of an exaggeration the rain was threatening to carry on chucking it down as we went down to the King George V … Continue reading

Posted in Council service, Green open spaces, Health, Sports, Uncategorized, Young people

Meadows Community Centre: Fourteenth Birthday

There was a community fair and birthday party at the Meadows Centre to celebrate the 14th anniversary of this community facility. There were lots of stalls for all sorts of charities and community activities associated with the centre. I met … Continue reading

Posted in Charities, Communities, Council service, Sports, Young people

Town Bumps Prizes Ceremony

Half-hearted drizzle was threatening a damp evening as we took the scenic route on foot from our house on Mariners Way to the Cambridgeshire Rowing Association boathouse at the bottom of Kimberley Road. This route passes along the left river … Continue reading

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