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Response to Yuliy Kim’s Concert in Cambridge (30th November 2014)

On Sunday 30th November 2014, in St.Luke’s Church on Victoria Rd, there was the first ever concert in Cambridge, UK, of the legendary Russian singer/song-writer/guitar-player. Reviews form the audience:

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Remembrance Sunday Ceremony – 9th November 2014

Representatives of the Cambridge Russian-Speaking Society took part in the Act of Remembrance on Sunday, 9th November 2014, in London. They laid a wreath on behalf of CamRuSS at the Soviet War Memorial in the Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park next … Continue reading

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Russian-Speaking 65+ Club

Что это за клуб? Самое главное — то что проект ужезапущен. Конечно, его формат и масштабдостаточно скромны, но клуб уже начал свою деятельность. На данный момент в клубе 8 постоянных членов и 10 заинтересованных лиц, которые еще не определились с членством. Пока что нельзя утверждать, что ведётся бурная деятельность, … Continue reading

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In memory of John Wilkins

Obituary: John Wilkins. John was born in 1942, in a mining village in South Wales. After a technical education, he became an apprentice with a television repair company. On completion of his apprenticeship he joined the army, firstly in the … Continue reading

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Shakespeare in Russian is more than Shakespeare

18th August 2012 CamRuSS Theatre Trip: world premiere of Dmitry Krymov’s production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” (subtitled: “As You Like It”) Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon “Шекспир по-русски – больше чем Шекспир!” (Некоторые итоги культпохода в театр членов КемРусса) Кто … Continue reading

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In memory of Richard Cook

We are very sorry to announce the death of one of our founder members, Richard Cook, and we express our condolences to his wife Liz and all their family. Richard’s long association with Russia and its language, people and culture … Continue reading

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A “Fire Kiss” of the Olympic Torchbearer Ksenia Vdovina

An outstanding Russian sportswoman, 400 m sprinter, member of the Russian Olympic team, and an Olympic torchbearer Ksenia Vdovina (who ran recently with the Olympic Torch in Bedford, UK) was interviewed in Cambridge by a writer and journalist Carina Cockrell. … Continue reading

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Satellite dish: Russian TV – useful tips

“Do you know anyone who can install a SATELLITE DISH to watch Russian TV – or can you give any advice please? What size dish is needed? What Russian channels can be received in Cambridgeshire?” CamRuSS often receives this kind … Continue reading

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Tricentenary of Mikhail Lomonosov

In November 2011, we are celebrating 300 years since the birth of MIKHAIL LOMONOSOV (1711-1765), Russia’s first modern scientist and founder of the Moscow State University (1755), “one of the most far-sighted, polymathic and colourful scientists who ever lived” (according … Continue reading

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In Memory of Sally Green

We are very sorry to announce the death of one of our founder members, Sally Green, and we express our condolences to her husband Jon and all her family. Sally started learning Russian in 1993 when Jon went to work … Continue reading

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