There is archaeological evidence of settlement in the area in the Bronze Age and in Roman Britain; under Viking rule, Cambridge became an important trading centre. The first town charters were granted in the 12th century, although city status was not conferred until 1951.
Cambridge has eight senior men's teams and three women's teams competing in the Bay of Plenty and Waikato regions. Men's teams play in the WaiBOP Premiership (formerly Federation One) and WaiBOP Championship (formerly Federation Two), the Waikato A, B (2), C, and D (2) divisions and a Sunday league team known as the Red Devils. The women's teams play in the Waikato A, B and C divisions. The club also fields boys' and girls' youth teams and has about 430 junior team players (under 16).
A ventriloquist’s dummy used by comedy star Ronnie Barker in a TV advert for Sekonda Watches is to be sold at auction ... The campaign used the slogan “Sekonda – a lot of watch for a little money” ... / ... The dummy is being auctioned by Cheffins in Cambridge as part of The Art and DesignSale on May 26 and has a pre-sale estimate of £400 to £600 ... Most Read ... .
This weekend, there are opportunities to enjoy spine-tingling magic and spirits, small-town festival fun, poignant comedy-drama and lots of music ... “It was absolutely phenomenal. We were blown away ... Also Friday, CambridgeAcademyRockEnsemble will perform at 5.30 p.m. at the school’s spring carnival and silent auction, which is open to the public ... ....
The event usually includes a gala dinner and art auction that brings together artists and patrons. With MONA closed for renovation through 2023, all aspects of SPIRIT will be online this year with the auction starting at 8 a.m ... Jonson of Cambridge contributed three pieces of sculpture to SPIRIT.
“Ten years ago a Fizzy would have only sold for around £1,500, but they’ve been gaining in popularity for some years now with prices now reaching into the thousands,” says Jeremy Curzon, motorbike specialist at auction house Cheffins, in Cambridge... One early example went up for auction last month with online auctioneers Car and Classic.
The NationalCambridgeCollectors will hold it's annual All-Cambridge Auction on Saturday ... All of the 400 auction items are guaranteed to be Cambridge glass and have been checked by auction managers for verification and damage ... Auction pieces are either duplicates from the Cambridge Glass Museum or from private collectors.
The first is a miniature portrait of a young girl and the second, a self-portrait believed to have been painted by Gainsborough in his early teens, sold by Cheffins auctioneers in Cambridge last year for a hammer price of £90,000.
A man who sought out tractors that reminded him of his youth on a farm is to sell his prized collection at auction, where it is estimated they could fetch around £500,000 in total ... The tractors are to be sold at an on-site auction at Mullaghbawn on April 2, which is being organised by Cambridge-based auctioneer Cheffins.