Latest News and Updates

Downing Place URC – the future brought to life!

We have been fascinated this week by a seminar brought to us by the Cambridge Forum for the Construction Industry, who hosted a meeting of representatives from our architects, Archangel; and our builders, Coulsons, together with Margaret Reynolds, a member of our...

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Lunchtime Concert Series – 2021

I had the pleasure of hearing from many of our Lunchtime Concert performers over the past week or two, after emailing them to update them about the progress of our building work and our hopes for reopening next year.  They are all well and looking forward to resuming...

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Open Table zooms on

Since the end of March, we've moved our Open Table Cambridge activities onto Zoom. Encouragingly, attendance at online events is similar to when we used to meet in person, and we've even welcomed some new members during this time. Whilst Downing Place URC morning...

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Moving towards our vision

As we prepare to move out of the Emmanuel building, life is dominated by boxes and sorting, documents to be scanned and filed, books to be packed.  It has been both refreshing and encouraging this week to receive an update from our contractors on site at Downing...

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