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Useful Addresses


Police, Fire Brigade, Ambulance, Coast Guard.
Tel. 999

Cambridge Police Station
Parkside Police Station
Parkside, Cambridge CB1 1JG
Tel: 358966, Fax: 823546

Gas Emergency
Tel 0800 111 999

British Transport Police
Station Road
Tel: 01223 352031


Student Loans Company (SLC)
100 Bothwell St, Glasgow G2 7TD,
Tel: 0141 306 2000,
Freephone student hotline 0800 405010

National Debtline
0645 500511 Mon & Thurs 10am-4pm, Tue &Wed 10am-7pm, Fri 10am-12 am

Access funds and Hardship funds
Enquiries and applications- see your tutor.
Deadlines 1st December, 1st March


University Nursery Working Party
For information on taking up places at Anglia Nursery, applying for Childcare Bursaries and on the progress of the central student nursery contact Alice Benton on (3)32320

University Childcare Advisor
For information on the staff nursery, summer playschemes and students and staff parents' e-mail networks
Contact Julie Bailey (3)39905; E-mail:

Anglia Polytechnic University Nursery
There are 10 places reserved at Anglia's nursery for Cambridge students. To secure a place you must contact Alice Benton at Cambridge University Registry first.
Anglia Nursery, East Road, Cambridge
Tel: 363271 ext 2202


There’s a brilliant website with information about pretty much every place of worship in Cambridge, and links to each religion's main website -, then click on Shared interest and then Religion/spiritual. There are details below for the Cambridge Mosque and Synagogue. The chapel at Addenbrooke's has information about some local churches and a Medics Christian Group. Dr Nadeem Siddiqui is the Muslim contact at Addenbrooke's and can be contacted at There is a special place set aside in the Addenbrooke's chapel for daily prayer, and details on the noticeboard just inside.

Cambridge Mosque
Mawson Rd (off Mill Rd), tel: 350 134

Cambridge Synagogue
Thompsons Lane, tel: 354783

Specialist food

Halal Food Shops

Arjuna Wholefoods,
12 Mill Rd

Al-Amin Halal Grocers,
100A/102A Mill Rd

Shaan Stores,
Mill Road

Nasreen Dar Halal Supermarket,
20 Histon Rd

Bangla Bazaar,
194 Mill Rd

(Some) Halal Restaurants/ Take-Aways

Meghna Balti,
36A Mill Rd. Tel 577 266

Tek's Burger Van
(opposite Lamas Green)

Pizza Quick,
73 Regent St, Tel: 461 497

26 Milton Rd. Tel: 313 233
Not all food maybe halal so it is best to ask.

Kosher Food Shops
Arjuna Wholefoods,
Mill Road

Nasreen Dar
Histon Road.

Other food
For more authentic Indian products try the shops stocking halal products above. Your best bet for anything Japanese or Korean are probably the following:

Winfield Chinese Supermarket
58 Mill Road

Cho Mee Chinese Supermarket
108 Mill Road

There is a market that opens once a month for Korean products. There are also a large number of Chinese restaurants dotted all over the city. For products of Mediterranean origin try the shops on Mill Road, or specialist product shops, for example the cheese company in All Saints Passage for Cypriot cheeses etc. Cambridge also boasts some of the finest Turkish, Greek and Cypriot restaurants around.

Other useful addresses

Graduate Union
Keynes House
Old Addenbrooke's Site
Trumpington Street
Cambridge, CB2 1QA
Tel: (3)33312 Fax: 333212

CU Careers Service
Stuart House
Mill Lane
Cambridge CB2 1XE
Student Enquiries: (3)38288

University Library
West Road
Cambridge CB3 9DR
Enquiries Tel:(3)33000

Cambridge City Council
Private Sector Housing Tel 457954
Drainage Advice Tel 457890,
Health & Safety Tel 457900,
Out of Hours noise call outs Tel 457457


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