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The city of Cambridge (c-enaudio=en-uk-Cambridge is a university town and the administrative centre of the county of Cambridgeshire, England. It lies in East Anglia about 50 mi (80.5 km) north of London. Cambridge is at the heart of the high-technology centre known as Silicon Fen a play on Silicon Valley and the fens surrounding the city.

Cambridge is well known as the home of the University of Cambridge. The university includes the renowned Cavendish Laboratory, King's College Chapel, and the Cambridge University Library. The Cambridge skyline is dominated by the last two buildings, along with the chimney of Addenbrooke's Hospital in the far south of the city and St John's College Chapel tower in the north.

According to the United Kingdom Census 2001, the city's population was 108,863 (including 22,153 students), and the population of the urban area (which includes parts of the neighbouring South Cambridgeshire district) is estimated to be 130,000.

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Florida Hospital, Cambridge Innovation Research, Health Leaders Media, & More ... - San Francisco Chronicle (press release) Tweet this news
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)---...- and speaking will be Alan Bramblett, AVP, Application Services, Baptist Health South Florida; Jayne Bassler, VP & Associate Chief Information Officer, Florida Hospital; William H. Gruber, President, - - Date : Fri, 22 Apr 2011 19:05:39 GMT+00:00
Cambridge v Hayes & Yeading - BBC Sport Tweet this news
BBC Sport---Cambridge- midfielder Simon Russell will miss the rest of the season with a quad muscle problem. Luke Berry is the only new doubt after receiving a concussion last week against Forest Green. Hayes & Yeading have doubts over goalkeeper - Date : Fri, 22 Apr 2011 13:39:22 GMT+00:00
Boy hit in head by falling debris in Cambridge - WHDH-TV Tweet this news
WHDH-TV---CAMBRIDGE-, Mass. -- A young boy was hit in the head by part of a brick which fell from scaffolding in -Cambridge- on Friday morning. The incident happened outside of the Kendall Building, which houses some offices for MIT's Sloan School of - Date : Sat, 23 Apr 2011 03:12:09 GMT+00:00
Hotel review: The Varsity Hotel & Spa, Cambridge - The Guardian Tweet this news
The Guardian--It is ages since I visited -Cambridge- - for the opening of the 10th or 11th Hotel du Vin in 2007. Now, a new hotel in the city centre appears, according to the press info, to be breaking out of the townhouse boutique mould. The Varsity Hote - Date : Fri, 22 Apr 2011 23:06:16 GMT+00:00
Cambridge company wins socially responsible business contest - Boston Herald Tweet this news
Boston Herald--The -Cambridge--based company, whose online assessment tool helps people make green and healthy living decisions, took first place in the Washington, DC foundation's competition, beating a field of 135 for-profit business plans from 35 - Date : Thu, 21 Apr 2011 17:46:44 GMT+00:00
Cambridge official appointed to federal advisory group - Boston Globe Tweet this news
Boston Globe--Surgeon General Dr. Regina M. Benjamin, -Cambridge- Assistant City Manager for Human Services Ellen Semonoff, and Assistant Secretary for Health Howard Koh. President Obama has appointed -Cambridge- Assistant City Manager for Human Services - Date : Thu, 21 Apr 2011 18:20:10 GMT+00:00
Was the Last Supper a day earlier? - ChristianToday Tweet this news
ChristianToday--In his new book, The Mystery of the Last Supper, -Cambridge- University Professor Sir Colin Humphreys claims that the Last Supper took place on the Wednesday and not the Thursday before Jesus' death. Christians around the world commem - Date : Fri, 22 Apr 2011 13:16:36 GMT+00:00
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PR Newswire (press release)---CAMBRIDGE-, Mass., April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) is pleased to announce that CarolAnn Garratt will be making a stop-over in Boston as she starts her third flight aro - Date : Fri, 22 Apr 2011 12:01:31 GMT+00:00
Cambridge native to be honoured by Queen - Waterloo Record Tweet this news
Waterloo Record--After all, the -Cambridge- native is meeting Queen Elizabeth in mid-July at Buckingham Palace, in London, England. Lennox is among 11 recipients of the Queen's Award for Enterprise Promotion, given to those who have fostered entrepre - Date : Fri, 22 Apr 2011 20:57:54 GMT+00:00
Gillingham's Bentley suprised by end of Cambridge loan - BBC Sport Tweet this news
BBC Sport--Gillingham midfielder Mark Bentley has revealed he fully expected to be involved in -Cambridge- United's trip to Forest Green on Saturday. The 33-year-old missed the match after it emerged his loan spell at the Abbey had come to an end. .. - Date : Mon, 18 Apr 2011 13:37:51 GMT+00:00

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Districts of the East of England

Babergh * Basildon * Bedford * Braintree * Breckland * Brentwood * Broadland * Broxbourne * Cambridge * Castle Point * Central Bedfordshire * Chelmsford * Colchester * Dacorum * East Cambridgeshire * East Hertfordshire * Epping Forest * Fenland * Forest Heath * Great Yarmouth * Harlow * Hertsmere * Huntingdonshire * Ipswich * King's Lynn and West Norfolk * Luton * Maldon * Mid Suffolk * North Hertfordshire * North Norfolk * Norwich * Peterborough * Rochford * St Albans * St Edmundsbury * South Cambridgeshire Southend-on-Sea * South Norfolk * Stevenage * Suffolk Coastal * Tendring * Three Rivers * Thurrock * Uttlesford * Watford * Waveney * Welwyn Hatfield Counties with multiple districts: Cambridgeshire - Essex - Hertfordshire - Norfolk - Suffolk

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WalesBangor * Cardiff * Newport * St David's * Swansea
Northern IrelandArmagh * Belfast * Derry * Lisburn * Newry



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