Books based in this county:

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Authors associated with this county 

Authors who are associated with this county (born or lived here) or who have based their books here.

Douglas Adams (Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy)

Guinevere Glasfurd (The Words in My Hand)

Francis Spufford (Golden Hill)

E. M Forster

P D James

Judith Allnatt

Local directory

Find your perfect cuppa or indulge your sweet cravings by choosing one of these great local companies.

Places to eat and drink

Harriets Cafe Tearooms

16-17 Green St



The Orchard Tea Garden

47 Mill Way 




Betty Bumbles Vintage Tea Rooms

30 Market Square 

Saint Neots

PE19 2AF

Julia's Tea Rooms

16-18 High St



Carriages Of Cambridge

Bannold Supplies 

Capability Barns 

Huntingdon Road

Fen Drayton


CB24 4SD

Peacocks Tearoom

65 Waterside



Houghton Tea Rooms

1 Mill St


PE28 2BE

Place Reviews

Place: Glinton, Cambridgeshire

Book: The Poet's Wife

Author: Judith Allnatt

Place: Helpston, Cambridgeshire

Book: The Poet's Wife

Author: Judith Allnatt

Place: Northborough, Cambridgeshire

Book: The Poet's Wife

Author: Judith Allnatt


Cambridgeshire is a county in the East of England. Much of the county is low-lying and agricultural. The fens cover 200 square miles of flat land containing abundant wildlife. Main towns and cities are Cambridge (university city), Peterborough, and Huntingdon. Visit Ely to see the magnificent cathedral.

Places to visit

Cambridge University, Ely cathedral, River Cam, Anglesey Abbey, Wicken Fen, Hamerton Zoo park, The Fitzwilliam Museum, Imperial War Museum, Cambridge University Botanic Garden, Wimpole Hall, Mathematical Bridge, Bridge of Sighs, Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Shepreth Wildlife Park.

Map  by Nilfanion [CC BY-SA 3.0 ( or GFDL (], via Wikimedia Commons. Not affiliated with The Travelling Reader.

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