Industrial action during December.
Unfortunately, the RMT union has called a number of strikes for December (the next scheduled dates are Saturday 23 December, Sunday 24 December, Wednesday 27 December and Sunday 31 December.) that will significantly affect CrossCountry train services. We will be operating a reduced service but running some longer trains. Amended timetables will be confirmed nearer to each strike day, so please keep checking this page for details before using any on-line journey planners. Click here for the latest information.
Find inspiration in the beautiful city of Cambridge
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A great cultural city, visitors can revel in a great variety of entertainment in a number of venues, with comedy, theatre and everything in between. And if you're just there to relax and take in the atmosphere, take your seat in your choice of pubs, cafes and restaurants and watch the world go by.
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The "must-do" on a visit to this great city! Get a unique view of some of Cambridge's iconic landmarks - including King's College Chapel, the Bridge of Sighs and The Wren Library at Trinity Collage - while you drift along the River Cam.
Cambridge and its surrounding areas have played backdrop to a number of big-budget films and classic TV series. 2015 saw the release of The Theory of Everything - a biopic of renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking - which was filmed on Cambridge's cobbled streets and at the University of Cambridge's colleges where he studied.
To really get away from it all, take a stroll through one of Cambridge's many open spaces and beautiful gardens. Christ's Pieces and Jesus Green are two of the largest, situated in the centre of the city, and for a classic view of the colleges over the River Cam, wander to The Cambridge Backs. Why not round off your mini-adventure with afternoon tea?