Responsible Travel

We spoke with local independent tour operators David Archer and Hafsa Gaher about their views on sustainable travel.  David says ”Travel has the potential to connect the world like nothing else. Engaging in immersive travel brings cultures together and we have so much to learn from each other. […]

THE EXTRAORDINARY MATHEMATICAL ART OF CHRIS KOSTER COMES TO ELY

Variously described by reviewers as beautiful, baffling. unique and thoroughly arresting, Chris Koster’s remarkable mathematical art can now be seen in Ely. Three large works from his Cambridge exhibition Infinite Realm are on show in the Summer Selected exhibition at the Babylon Gallery. Chris Koster comes from a family of traditional media artists that includes renowned wildlife […]

ELY MARKETS SUMMER LATES

FRIDAY 26 JULY 2019 Ely Markets will host their Summer Lates event on Friday 26 July. This is the first of two dates with street food, live music and fun activities for all the family. “Come and join us for our mini-festival in the market place,” says Emma […]

Banksy gets his hook into Ely Cathedral.

An extraordinary art work by the renowned street artist, Banksy, will be on temporary display in Ely Cathedral during the summer months.  The Grappling Hook (2017) is an original piece signed by the artist, and is presented in the form of a large crucifix with 3 steel grapples […]

News from Wicken Fen

We’ve recently had a pair of common cranes breed successfully at Wicken Fen for the first time in over 100 years.  This is exciting not only because cranes are on the amber species list, but also because it shows that the diverse habitats developing at Wicken Fen are […]