Whittlesford
in Cambridgeshire of England, United Kingdom

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
52.113 and 0.150 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 52° 6' 48" and E 0° 8' 58"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:30 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:47 am and 6:55 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.954 and -176.560 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Waitangi
References
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Touring Whittlesford

Whittlesford in Cambridgeshire (England) with it's 1,536 residents is a town located in United Kingdom about 43 mi (or 70 km) north of London, the country's capital place.

Time in Whittlesford is now 01:30 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports nearby Whittlesford, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Duxford Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Blenheim Palace in a distance of 38 mi (or 62 km), South-West. Also, if you like the game of golf, there are several options within driving distance. We collected 1 points of interest near this location. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Grantchester, Cambridge, Fulbourn, Barton and Linton. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 66 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 58%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 11% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 24th of September 2019

14°C (57 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 25th of September 2019

18°C (64 °F)
15°C (58 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 26th of September 2019

19°C (67 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hotel du Vin & Bistro Cambridge

Address
6,0 mi
15-19 Trumpington Street
CB2 1QA Cambridge
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Citystay - Warren Close

Address
5,6 mi
Warren Close, The Triangle, Station Road
CB2 1LE Cambridge
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


JCT.10 Holiday Inn Express CAMBRIDGE-DUXFORD M11

Address
1,0 mi
42 Station Road East,Whittlesford Bridge
CB22 4WL CAMBRIDGE
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Royal Cambridge

Address
6,0 mi
Trumpington Street 1
CB2 1PY Cambridge
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Norwich Street Apartments (Peymans)

Address
5,8 mi
Norwich Street
CB2 1ND Cambridge
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


ibis Cambridge Central Station

Address
5,7 mi
2 Station Square
CB12GA Cambridge
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


TRAVELODGE CAMBRIDGE CENTRAL

Address
5,3 mi
CAMBRIDGE LEISURE PARK CLIFTON WAY
CB1 7DY CAMBRIDGE
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Red Lion

Address
0,9 mi
Station Road 42
CB22 4NL Cambridge
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sorrento

Address
5,0 mi
196 Cherry Hinton Road
CB1 7AN Cambridge
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Crown House Hotel

Address
3,9 mi
Great Chesterford
CB10 1NY Great Chesterfield
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Duxford Airshow - September 2014

Published: September 16, 2014
Length: 04:03 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: vogonmodels

An array of clips from the brilliant Duxford Airshow - Featuring two Lancasters, a B17 and the Red Arrows.


Aircraft Museum - Duxford - Nov 2011

Published: February 08, 2012
Length: 13:10 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Graham Wood

a walk around Duxford Air Musuem on a cold day - hope you enjoy.


The Horsemen at Duxford 10. July 2009.

Published: July 14, 2009
Length: 39:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: propellskalle

The P-51 Mustang aerobatics team "The Horsemen" practise before the Flying Legends airshow 2009. Aircraft flown by Jim Beasley (lead), Dan Friedkin (#2) and Ed Shipley (#3).


TSR-2 Fighter Plane - Duxford Air Museum

Published: October 04, 2009
Length: 32:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Goorney

The most controversial aircraft ever to be produced. By David Goorney.


Meteor T7 WA591 at Duxford 16th Oct 2011

Published: October 16, 2011
Length: 39:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: blizzardthewatcher

The first public flying display of Meteor Flights T7 WA591 , previous appearances have been static only [RIAT etc] . Just a shame that the sun happened to be in just right place for maximum...


Eagle Squadron and the Red Arrows at Duxford 26th May 2013

Published: May 31, 2013
Length: 10:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: blizzardthewatcher


De Havilland, Dragon Rapide, DH89, Duxford, Air Legends 2013

Published: July 17, 2013
Length: 30:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Stephen Heliczer

In late 1933, the Dragon Rapide was designed at the de Havilland company as a faster and more comfortable successor to the DH.84 Dragon. It was in effect a twin-engined, scaled-down version...


Duxford Airshow: The Pilots. Full HD Video

Published: September 06, 2012
Length: 11:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Flight Video & Photo

Click Here and Subscribe Now http://rp9.it/SubFlight The airplanes are fascinating machines. In particular, I'm always excites to see an historic airplane in flight, listen the same engine...


Eurofighter Typhoon at Jubilee Airshow 2012, Duxford

Published: May 30, 2012
Length: 06:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: stubarr47

A slightly longer section of the Eurofighter Typhoon display at the Jubilee Airshow 2012, Duxford.


Highlights of Flying Legends 2013 in Duxford

Published: July 19, 2013
Length: 21:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ready4fly

The Duxford Fighter Collection is hosting at least four big oldtimer/warbird events every year. The most prominent of it, called Flying Legends, is probably the biggest event of this kind in...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

South Cambridgeshire

South Cambridgeshire is a mostly rural local government district of Cambridgeshire, England. It was formed on 1 April 1974 by the merger of Chesterton Rural District and South Cambridgeshire Rural District. It surrounds the city of Cambridge, which is administered separately from the district by Cambridge City Council. On the abolition of South Herefordshire and Hereford districts to form the unitary Herefordshire in 1998, it became the only English district to completely encircle another.

Located at 52.132, 0.105 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local government in Cambridgeshire, Non-metropolitan districts of Cambridgeshire, Local government districts of the East of England

Addenbrooke's Hospital

Addenbrooke's Hospital is a world-renowned teaching hospital in Cambridge, England, with strong affiliations to the University of Cambridge. Addenbrooke's Hospital is based on the Cambridge Bio-Medical Campus. The hospital was founded in 1766 on Trumpington Street with £4,500 from the will of Dr John Addenbrooke, a fellow of St Catharine's College. In 1976, the hospital moved to its present premises on the southern edge of the city at the end of Hills Road.

Located at 52.176, 0.14 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Cambridge, NHS hospitals in England, Teaching hospitals in England, Hospitals in Cambridgeshire, 1766 establishments, Organisations associated with the University of Cambridge

Imperial War Museum Duxford

Imperial War Museum Duxford (commonly referred to simply as "Duxford") is a branch of the Imperial War Museum near the village of Duxford in Cambridgeshire, England. Britain's largest aviation museum, Duxford houses the museum's large exhibits, including nearly 200 aircraft, military vehicles, artillery and minor naval vessels in seven main exhibitions buildings.

Located at 52.0931, 0.129444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Museums in Cambridgeshire, Archives in Cambridgeshire, Military and war museums in England, Norman Foster buildings, Concrete shell structures, Museums sponsored by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, Aerospace museums in England, Military aviation museums in England, Museums established in 1977, Imperial War Museum

Little Trees Hill

Little Trees Hill is the highest point of the Gog Magog Downs, a ridge of low chalk hills extending for several miles to the south-east of Cambridge in England. Unusually for a Cambridgeshire hill, its summit is reachable by a public footpath. A footpath runs from the Magog Down car park on Haverhill Road, Stapleford to the top. The highest inches are behind a fence in a wood, but most visitors will be content to survey the view from the seats by the fence.

Located at 52.1543, 0.17363 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hills of Cambridgeshire

Gog Magog Downs

The Gog Magog Downs (also known as the Gog Magog Hills or simply the Gogs) are a range of low chalk hills, extending for several miles to the southeast of Cambridge in England. The highest points are marked on Ordnance Survey 1:25000 maps as "Telegraph Clump" at 75 m, Little Trees Hill and Wandlebury Hill, both at 74 m . The area is undefined but is roughly the elevated area lying north west of the 41 m col at Worsted Lodge.

Located at 52.1655, 0.180161 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bronze Age sites in England, Hills of Cambridgeshire, Iron Age sites in England, Visitor attractions in Cambridgeshire, Archaeological sites in Cambridgeshire, Former populated places in England

South Cambridgeshire (UK Parliament constituency)

South Cambridgeshire is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since its 1997 creation by Andrew Lansley, a Conservative.

Located at 52.12, 0.154 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parliamentary constituencies in Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1997

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute

The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute (previously known as 'The Sanger Centre') is a non-profit, British genomics and genetics research institute, primarily funded by the Wellcome Trust. It is located on the Wellcome Trust Genome Campus by the village of Hinxton, outside Cambridge. It shares this location with the European Bioinformatics Institute. It was established in 1992 as The Sanger Centre, named after double Nobel Laureate, Frederick Sanger.

Located at 52.0833, 0.183333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Departments of the University of Cambridge, Genetics or genomics research institutions, Research institutes in Cambridgeshire, Wellcome Trust

Babraham Institute

The Babraham Institute, set in an extensive parkland estate just south of Cambridge, is an independent charitable life sciences institute involved in biomedical research. The aim of this research is to discover the molecular mechanisms that underlie normal cellular processes and functions, and how their failure or abnormality may lead to disease.

Located at 52.1331, 0.20329 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Companies based in Cambridgeshire, Molecular biology institutes, Research institutes in Cambridgeshire

European Bioinformatics Institute

The European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI) is a centre for research and services in bioinformatics, and is part of European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL).

Located at 52.0799, 0.186736 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bioinformatics organizations, International research institutes, Molecular biology institutes, Research institutes in Cambridgeshire, Science and technology in Europe, Systems science institutes

Shelford railway station

Shelford railway station serves the villages of Great Shelford, Little Shelford and Stapleford in Cambridgeshire, England.

Located at 52.149, 0.14 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Cambridgeshire, Former Great Eastern Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1845, Railway stations served by Greater Anglia, DfT Category E stations

Whittlesford Parkway railway station

Whittlesford Parkway railway station serves the nearby village of Whittlesford in Cambridgeshire, England. It is also near to the villages of Sawston and Duxford and the Imperial War Museum Duxford. The 13th century Duxford Chapel is on the station road just east of the station. In May 2007, the station was renamed from Whittlesford to Whittlesford Parkway.

Located at 52.104, 0.166 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Cambridgeshire, Former Great Eastern Railway stations, Railway stations served by Greater Anglia, DfT Category E stations

Hobson's Conduit

Hobson's Conduit is a watercourse that was built from 1610 to 1614 by Thomas Hobson to bring fresh water into the city of Cambridge, England from springs at Nine Wells, a Local Nature Reserve, near the village of Great Shelford. It is now a Scheduled Ancient Monument and historical relic. What remains of the conduit flows beside Trumpington Street and past Brookside, where it is at its widest.

Located at 52.166, 0.1349 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1614 establishments in England, History of Cambridge, Buildings and structures in Cambridge, Buildings and structures in Cambridgeshire, Water supply and sanitation in England, Scheduled Ancient Monuments in Cambridgeshire

Duxford Chapel

Duxford Chapel is a chapel that was once part of the Hospital of St. John at Duxford, in Cambridgeshire, England. Built in the 14th century, only the chapel survives today. The Chapel of the Hospital of St John the Baptist is a small rectangular chapel which mostly dates to around 1337 and was built using flint rubble for the walls and limestone for the doorways and windows.

Located at 52.1039, 0.1668 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Cambridgeshire, English Heritage sites in Cambridgeshire

Duxford Aerodrome

Duxford Aerodrome is located 8 NM south of Cambridge, within the Parish of Duxford, Cambridgeshire, England and nearly 1-mile west of the village. The airfield is owned by the Imperial War Museum (IWM) and it is the site of Imperial War Museum Duxford and the American Air Museum, which is conveniently located there, quite near to the Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial between Madingley and Coton, west of Cambridge City and only 9 mi north of Duxford.

Located at 52.0908, 0.131944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in England, Airports in the East of England, Airfields of the VIII Fighter Command in the United Kingdom, Transport in Cambridgeshire, Royal Air Force stations in Cambridgeshire, World War I airfields

School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge

The School of Clinical Medicine is the medical school of the University of Cambridge in England. According to the QS World University Rankings 2010, it ranks as the second best medical school in the world. The school is co-located with Addenbrooke's Hospital on the Cambridge Bio-Medical Campus.

Located at 52.176, 0.142 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools of medicine in England, Departments of the University of Cambridge

Gregory Wale

Gregory Wale (1668 – 5 June 1739) was a Cambridgeshire gentleman, a Justice of the Peace for Cambridgeshire and Conservator of the River Cam.

Located at 52.1362, 0.1056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1668 births, 1739 deaths, People from Cambridgeshire

Great Shelford F.C

Great Shelford F.C. are a football club based in Great Shelford, near Cambridge, England. Established in 1912, they currently play in the Premier Division of the Cambridgeshire League.

Located at 52.1456, 0.134444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Association football clubs established in 1912, Football clubs in Cambridgeshire, 1912 establishments in England

Wellcome Trust Genome Campus

The Wellcome Trust Genome Campus is a scientific research campus built in the grounds of Hinxton Hall, located in the village of Hinxton, Cambridgeshire. It is owned by the Wellcome Trust, and its largest component is the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute which employs around 900 people. It also is the site of the European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI), the bioinformatics outstation of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory, which currently employs around 540 people.

Located at 52.0833, 0.183333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cambridgeshire, Wellcome Trust

Beechwoods nature reserve

The Beechwoods nature reserve is managed by the Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire and Peterborough. It is located between Cambridge and the Gog Magog Hills.

Located at 52.171, 0.170791 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nature reserves in Cambridgeshire

Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre

The Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre (WBIC) is a leading UK Biomedical Imaging Centre, located at Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, England, on the Cambridge Bio-Medical Campus at the southwestern end of Hills Road. It is a division of the Department of Clinical Neurosciences of the University of Cambridge.

Located at 52.1744, 0.1421 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Research institutes in Cambridge, Departments of the University of Cambridge, Neuroimaging

Hanley Grange

Hanley Grange is the name given to an eco-town planned for land north of Hinxton in South Cambridgeshire. Initial proposals for 8,000 homes rising to 12,800 homes were published. The site proposed to be developed is on Grade 2 agricultural land, owned in part by a development company, Jarrow Investments, which works closely with supermarket giant Tesco.

Located at 52.1, 0.19 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towns in Cambridgeshire, Eco-towns

Rosie Hospital

The Rosie Hospital is Cambridge's first purpose-built maternity hospital and was opened on Addenbrooke's Hospital's Hills Road site in October 1983, as the successor to Mill Road Maternity Hospital. Established with a significant benefaction from local philanthropist David Robinson, it was named after his mother. It is located adjacent to Addenbrooke's and contains 120 maternity and women's beds.

Located at 52.1737, 0.1392 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Cambridge, Hospitals in Cambridgeshire

Spicer's Sports Ground

Spicers Sports Ground is a cricket ground in Sawston, Cambridgeshire. The first recorded match on the ground was in 1950, when Cambridgeshire played Huntingdonshire. The first Minor Counties Championship match held on the ground was in 1951, when Cambridgeshire played Hertfordshire. From 1951 to 1967, the ground hosted 16 Minor Counties Championship matches, with the final Minor Counties fixture seeing Cambridgeshire entertain Hertfordshire.

Located at 52.1273, 0.16627 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in Cambridgeshire

St John's Church, Duxford

St John's Church, Duxford is a redundant Anglican church in the village of Duxford, Cambridgeshire, England. It has been designated by English Heritage as a Grade I listed building, and is under the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. The church stands on the junction of St John's Street and Green Street. Inside the church is a variety of wall decorations, from medieval wall paintings, to graffiti from later periods, including the Second World War.

Located at 52.0944, 0.1563 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Grade I listed buildings in Cambridgeshire, Grade I listed churches, Church of England churches in Cambridgeshire, Norman architecture, English Gothic architecture, Churches preserved by the Churches Conservation Trust

Wandlebury Hill Fort

Wandlebury Hill Fort, also known as the Wandlebury Ring, is an Iron Age hillfort located on Wandlebury Hill in the Gog Magog Downs, to the southeast of Cambridge, England, and 13 miles from Snailwell. Now a country park, it was the most important of three hillforts in the downs.

Located at 52.1581, 0.184722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hill forts in Cambridgeshire, Cambridge

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24 Sep
2019

Belinda O’Hooley: Solo Piano
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Go Meet Duxford September 2019
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NBCS Members Day - The Power Of Partnership In The Business Crime World
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Gintastic - Dinner And Networking
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25 Sep
2019

Skrapz
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London Artists Projects: Truth To Power Café
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First Manoeuvres - September
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Truth To Power Cafe
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26 Sep
2019

D&D: What Can We Do To Support And Represent Awesome Women In The Arts?
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Devoted & Disgruntled
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Rachel Mars: Your Sexts Are Shit: Older Better Letters
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One Man, Two Guvnors (NT Live Encore)
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27 Sep
2019

King's X
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Jonny & The Baptists Love Cambridge And Hate Bastards
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The Variables Present: Lifelab Special
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Whittlesford