Meet the Cromwells and explore the Civil War – 14th February 2012

Date:  Tuesday, 14 February 2012 – 11:00am – 12:30pm Location Oliver Cromwell's House 29 St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4HF United Kingdom See map: Google Maps Come to Oliver Cromwell’s House to meet the Cromwells!  Discover unusual object such as hives, urns, couvre feu, leather jugs, forage caps and bumrolls! Have a guess at their purposes and listen to tales of rations & portions ! Are you brave enough to taste some of the unusual flavours that the kitchen maid will present to you? Our historic character in the Civil War room will tell you about events on the battlefields and the shortage of food. Take your own ration book home and compare it with your cupboards! Cost:  Normal admission prices apply, free event for resident pass holders. Contact:  Oliver Cromwell's House Telephone:  01353 662062 Email:  tic@eastcambs.gov.uk Website:  www.visitely.org.uk read more

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Meet the Cromwells: Herbs, flavours and colours galore during the 17th century!

Date:  Repeats every week until Tue Apr 10 2012 . Tuesday, 3 April 2012 – 10:00am – 12:00pm Tuesday, 10 April 2012 – 10:00am – 12:00pm Location Oliver Cromwell's House 29 St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4HF United Kingdom See map: Google Maps Come to Oliver Cromwell’s House to meet the Cromwells!   Travel back to the 17th Century and discover Mrs Cromwell’s herbal medicine and her beauty parlour! You will find out how flowers and herbs were used for 17th century healing, how colours were brought to life in costumes and textiles. Come and meet our Civil War witness who will explain to you how civil war soldiers were treated on the battlefields! Drop in session with last admission at 11.30 am. Please allow minimum of 1 hour for your visit. Cost:  Normal admission prices apply, free event for resident pass holders. Contact:  Oliver Cromwell's House Telephone:  01353 662062 Email:  tic@eastcambs.gov.uk Website:  www.visitely.org.uk

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Valenitines Day Champagne Concert Rhapsody at Ely Cathedral on Saturday 11th February 2012

Date:  Saturday, 11 February 2012 (All day) Location Ely Cathedral Ely CB7 4DL United Kingdom See map: Google Maps   Cost:  Event admission price £18 and £10 Contact:  Sallyann Ford Telephone:  01353 660349 Email:  enquires@uk-pianist.com Website:  www.warrenmailley-smith.com/valentines2012ely.html read more

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Valenitines Day Champagne Concert Rhapsody at Ely Cathedral on Saturday 11th February 2012

Valentines Day Champagne Concert Rhapsody at Ely Cathedral on Saturday 11th February 2012

Date:  Saturday, 11 February 2012 – 7:30pm – 9:15pm Location Ely Cathedral Ely CB7 4DL United Kingdom See map: Google Maps For out-and-out romance on Valentines's Eve join British concert pianist Warren Mailley-Smith for a candlelight and champagne evening of romantic piano music.    Cost:  Event admission price £18 and £10 Contact:  Sallyann Ford Telephone:  01353 660349 Email:  enquires@uk-pianist.com Website:  www.warrenmailley-smith.com/valentines2012ely.html

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Valentines Day Champagne Concert Rhapsody at Ely Cathedral on Saturday 11th February 2012