Cambridge Glass Fair - Sunday 22nd February 2009
2009 Cambridge Glass Fair
We will exhibit a good selection of trials and studio collections at the Cambridge Glass Fair this weekend.
Oxbridge Fairs are holding the next glass fair at their spacious new venue Chilford Hall Vineyard, Linton, Cambridgeshire which is also the site of the well-known fine art printers, the Curwen Press. The fair will be held on Sunday 22nd February 2009. Opening times are from 10.30am until 4pm.
The venue and directions
Set in 28 acres of rolling countryside, just twenty minutes from Cambridge city centre, Chilford Hall is one of the leading conference and banqueting centres in the East of England. It is also an award-winning vineyard - the largest in Cambridgeshire.The fair will take place in the Pavilion which is a large exhibition space ideal for creating the right atmosphere for a specialist glass fair. Good quality catering and a bar are to be found in the adjoining Great Hall. Further details about the venue can be found at www.chilfordhall.co.uk.
Exit Junction 9 from M11 onto A11 (signs to Newmarket, Norwich) Carry straight on for approximately 7 miles. Turn left off the dual carriageway at the sign to "Chilford Hall Vineyard" & Balsham, then immediately right over the bridge. On approaching Balsham, turn right to "Chilford Hall Vineyard".
FROM THE NORTH AND WEST ON THE A1 or A14:
Join M11 from the A14. Exit Junction 10 from M11 onto A505 (signs to Newmarket, Norwich). Join the A11, and then follow signs for "Chilford Hall Vineyard" as above.
FROM THE EAST ON THE A14 or A11 (from Norwich):
From the A14 past Newmarket. Keep to the left of the road and join the All in the direction of London. Look out for the Balsham signpost and "Chilford Hall Vineyard" Turn left on road to Balsham On approaching village turn right to Linton & "Chilford Hall Vineyard"
PUBLIC TRANSPORT FROM LONDON
The alternatives are a train to Audley End and then a taxi to Chilford Hall or a train to Cambridge and then a taxi to Chilford Hall. From Cambridge you can take a bus to Addenbrookes Hospital and then another bus (No. 13) to Linton. From Linton take a taxi to Chilford Hall (about 2 miles) The telephone no. for the Linton taxi service is 01223 890965.