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imagine2027: Book now for major new series on inequality and unfairness in Britain

imagine2027: Book now for major new series on inequality and unfairness in Britain

Tickets are now available for the first events in our major new series on inequality and fairness, imagine2027. From October, we are bringing nationally-recognized thought-leaders to Cambridge to give personal, positive views on how Britain can be… Read more »

Cambridge City Deal: What role for social justice?

Cambridge City Deal: What role for social justice?

A former Guardian editor Terry Macalister has questioned whether the much debated City Deal can bring social justice, well-being and environmental benefits to the city. Speaking in the final meeting of the ‘Our Cambridge’ series to a… Read more »

Talkin Bout our Generation: Cambridge Commons to convene assembly for Millennials

Talkin Bout our Generation: Cambridge Commons to convene assembly for Millennials

People try to put us down, just because we get around. So sang The Who in 1965. What would be the Millennials’ version? With Brexit, a housing crisis and rising inequality, Millenials in Cambridge face an uncertain… Read more »

Imagine public transport in Cambridge that works for everyone

Imagine public transport in Cambridge that works for everyone

George Weyman, 2016 Oct 8

Transport is a hot topic right now in Cambridge.  A major Travel to Work Area, unprecedented growth, City Deal, new railway station – how can we use these opportunities to build a… Read more »

Community life in Cambridge: How can we make change through collective action?

Community life in Cambridge: How can we make change through collective action?

George Weyman, 2016 Sep 20

How do we shape democratic change in our local community through collective action? How can we contribute to influencing the direction Cambridge is heading in? What can we do to put… Read more »

Our Cambridge: Cafe-style discussion group of Cambridge issues

Our Cambridge: Cafe-style discussion group of Cambridge issues

George Weyman, 2017 Feb 05

Our Cambridge – 2017 Programme Second Saturday of each month: 11 March, 8 April, 13 May, 10 June, 8 July 10.45am (for 11.00am start) – 12.00pm Lower Hall, St Andrew’s Baptist Church (behind LivingStones Cafe), 43 St… Read more »

Protest about plans to “supersize” Cambridge

Protest about plans to “supersize” Cambridge

Stuart Weir, 2016 Jun 27

View/print the poster here. Supersize Cambridge Monday July 4th 7-9pm Great St. Mary’s Church Cambridge You are invited to a major debate on the future of Cambridge on Monday 4 July. … Read more »

Magna Carta 2015: The Agenda

Magna Carta 2015: The Agenda

Mark Page, 2015 Jun 03

Magna Carta 2015: Democracy for Our Digital Future Saturday 6th June 2015 Cambridge Union Society 9A Bridge Street, Cambridge CB2 1UB View map Directions We invite you to join us for… Read more »

Join Us for Magna Carta 2015

Join Us for Magna Carta 2015

Stuart Weir, 2015 May 06

Magna Carta 2015: Democracy for Our Digital Future Saturday 6th June 2015 Cambridge Union Society 9A Bridge Street, Cambridge CB2 1UB View map We invite you to join us for a… Read more »

The Cambridge Commons Open Evening, May 2015

The Cambridge Commons Open Evening, May 2015

Stuart Weir, 2015 May 06

The Cambridge Commons Open Evening 28th May 2015, 7.30pm – 10.00pm Friends Meeting House 12 Jesus Lane Cambridge CB5 8BA View map This is an invitation to members and non-members to an… Read more »

Cambridge: Wealth and Want, Fairness Review: May 2015

Cambridge: Wealth and Want, Fairness Review: May 2015

Stuart Weir, 2015 May 05

The Cambridge Commons has now published its Fairness Review 2015, ‘Cambridge: Wealth and Want‘ – a shocking dossier of poverty and deprivation in a ‘hidden’ Cambridge. You can buy a physical copy… Read more »

Listen Again: TCC Progressive Hustings 2015

Listen Again: TCC Progressive Hustings 2015

Mark Page, 2015 Apr 16

Our progressive hustings produced stimulating and thought-provoking discussion. Thank you to everyone who came along – especially the candidates of course. Whether you came along in person or have listened to… Read more »

TCC Hustings Stationery

TCC Hustings Stationery

Mark Page, 2015 Mar 25

The Cambridge Commons Hustings 16th April 2015, 7.30pm – 10.00pm Friends Meeting House 12 Jesus Lane Cambridge CB5 8BA View map Colour poster Black & white leaflet  

TCC Conference – Ruling Britannia; Magna Carta to E-Democracy

TCC Conference – Ruling Britannia; Magna Carta to E-Democracy

Mark Page, 2015 Mar 12

Saturday 6th June, 2015 Cambridge Union Society 9a Bridge Street Cambridge CB2 1UB We are combining with Unlock Democracy, the national organisation for democratic change, to hold a major conference at… Read more »

Pros and Cons of Tactical Voting

Pros and Cons of Tactical Voting

The Compass team, 2015 Feb 24

The two party political system has been in long term decline and since 2010 the UK has seen a surge in popularity of political parties who struggle to break through… Read more »

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