Category: News

Greetings for the Lunar New Year

The CamRuSS would like to congratulate our members with the Lunar New Year, the Year of the Wood Dragon, which begins on Saturday, the 10th of February. It is widely celebrated in Asiatic part of Russia, in the Buddhist regions … Continue reading

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Sid Frances Tiffin (1924 – 2023) Memorial page

It is with great sadness that we heard of the departure of Sid Tiffin, a Second World War veteran. Our thoughts are with Sid’s family, son Stephen, daughter-in-law Irene and their children and grandchildren. Sid Francis Tiffin was born on … Continue reading

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Edwin Philip (Ted) Cross (1925 – 2023) Memorial page

It is with great sadness that we learn of the departure of Edwin (Ted) Cross. Another Second World War and Russian Arctic convoy veteran “crossed the bar”. Ted Cross was born at Erith in Kent on 11th July 1925, the … Continue reading

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Frederick (Vic) Bashford (1920 – 2023) Memorial Page

It is with great sadness that we learnt of the departure of another dear member of our community – a Second World War veteran, Frederick Vic Bashford of Ramsey, Cambridgeshire. We first met in 2016 when, together with other Arctic … Continue reading

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Ernest (Baden) Hall (1925 – 2023) Memorial Page

It is with great sadness that we heard of the departure of a dear member of our community – Baden Hall, a Second World War veteran, who visited us in Cambridge several times over the past decade. Baden took part … Continue reading

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We are recruiting: join our team as an Administrator

We are recruiting! Please join our team as an Administrator. We are looking for someone to help us with coordinating and advertising our events, and communications. Working remotely, 10-15 hours a week, minimum hourly wage (£10.42). The successful candidate will have an excellent … Continue reading

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Anti-war Protest in Cambridge: 26 February

Dear Friends, Please join the group of activitists on Sunday 26 February from 14:00 to 15:00 at an anti-war protest that will take place in Cambridge, King’s Parade (next to St. Mary’s Church). We, Russian-speaking residents of Cambridge, stand for … Continue reading

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Support Ukraine: 24-26 February 2023 Events in Cambridge

On 25 February Cambridge4Ukraine organises March of Solidarity with Ukraine “March4Ukraine” that will start at 13:40 at Hills Road War Memorial and will continue to King’s Parade till 16:00. On 26 February, 14:00-15:00, local Russian-speaking volunteers are organising an anti-war protest at King’s Parade in Cambridge, CB2 1ST. Later on that day, at 16:00 there … Continue reading

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CamRuSS for Ukraine

On 16 February we talked about grants for initiatives supporting Ukrainian refugees. Please find useful links below: South Cambridgeshire District Council grants for up to £300 presentation slides from South Cambridgeshire District Council Cambridge City Council grants for up to £5,000 presentations … Continue reading

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Season’s Greetings

Dear friends, Christmas is a time to celebrate special people in our lives and we would like to thank you for being part of the CamRuSS community. Thank you for supporting our charity through this year offering your advice, expertise, and time, enabling … Continue reading

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