Cherry Hinton Calendar Competition

We asked the residents of Cherry Hinton to send us their favourite photos from around the village and we worked with local professional photographer Claire Borley to choose 12 photos representing Cherry Hinton life throughout the year. Swans and cherry blossoms were included, of course! Thank you to everyone who submitted their photos and to […]

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Reaching a fundraising milestone

With the help of Bellway Latimer, we have reached a milestone in our fundraising: £10,000! Bellway Latimer, which is building homes at Springstead Village, generously donated £5350 to our community café outfitting and furnishing appeal. As you probably know by now, we are raising £50,000 for our new community café, The Cherry Branch. It’s fantastic […]

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Visit to The Edge Café at Fulbourn

On 7th September, Stuart, Roy, and Mo attended the launch event for the new Edge Café at Fulbourn. They were warmly welcomed by one of the café volunteers with a tray of cakes. The chocolate brownie was delicious! As well as home-baked cakes, the café serves paninis, quiche, baked potatoes, and more. It all smelled […]

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Photography competition!

Are you feeling creative? Would you like to see your work hung on walls and appreciated all over Cherry Hinton? We are looking for twelve photos of Cherry Hinton for the 2024 Cherry Hinton calendar. The competition is free to enter and the deadline is Wednesday 20th September. We will turn the winning photos into […]

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Cambridge Folk Festival 2023

Each year around 14,000 people come to Cherry Hinton for the Cambridge Folk Festival. And this year the hub team was there to meet them! The sun was shining (until Sunday afternoon at least!), the music was playing, and we had a wonderful weekend talking to the festival-goers about the new community café at Cherry […]

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Bud the Builder’s Diary

Work on the new hub has begun and Bud the Builder will be keeping a diary so you can follow the progress. Library handover – 5 May 2023 The library closed to the public on 29 April 2023. Over the next two weeks, the furniture was donated to local good causes including the much-loved library […]

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Cherry Hinton Residents Association AGM 2023

The hub team was delighted to speak at the Cherry Hinton Residents Association AGM on 18th May. Mo Child, Chair of the Cherry Hinton Community Benefit Society (CHCBS), gave an update on the build, introduced the team behind the CHCBS, and explained how residents can get involved with the project. We were joined by Andrew […]

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Community groups reception

A big thank you to Cambridge Building Society for hosting our community groups reception on 2nd May and for providing the delicious refreshments. The Cambridge have been a key partner for the hub since November 2021. The event was a chance for community groups to learn more about the hub and how they can support […]

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One chapter ends and another begins

Today, the doors closed on Cherry Hinton Library’s current building for the last time, ready for development work to begin in May. The doors of the new Cherry Hinton Hub, incorporating a refurbished library with improved facilities, will open in 2024. It was lovely to see people visiting the library this morning. Some were there […]

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