In the news

PACT is mentioned regularly in local newspapers such as the Cambridge Evening News. Here are some of the articles:


2015: Publicity was a key part of the Sturton Street campaign so we generated lots of press. Notably

BBC – Cambridge residents in share scheme to fund community centre
BBC – Cambridge residents’ share scheme raises £600,000 for chapel purchase



Cambridge News – 26/06/2013 Cambridge community celebrates identity

Cambridge 105 – 22/06/2013 Summer Saturday 22/06/2013 (listen from 29:50-33:05 for interview with Anna and 43:25-49:10 for interview with Eco-Salon) “This week we’re at the Mid Summer Fair, the Fen Edge Festival and the Norfolk Street Party.”

Cambridge News – 22/06/2013 Cambridge community comes together for summer street party

Cambridge 105 Radio – 21/06/2013 105 Drive: Replay 21/06/2013 “Anna Lindsay pops in with news of this year’s PACT Summer Event.”

Cambridge News – 30/03/2013 Lily’s ‘delightful’ design tops the poster poll

Cambridge 105 Radio – 29/03/2013 105 Drive Replay: CamShopLocal; PACT; Federation of Cambridge Residents Assocs (listen to the trimmed version with just Anna’s interview).

Cambridge News – 21/02/2013 Traffic fears amid plans for old depot

Cambridge News – 18/02/2013 Development on depot site will bring ‘traffic lunacy’

Cambridge News – 14/01/2013 Planning champion’s death at 67


Cambridge News – 13/09/2012 Backing for plan to build city flats

Cambridge News – 27/06/2012 Community Spirit alive and well

Cambridge News – 15/05/2012 Whole day to display talents


Cambridge News – 29/06/2011 Plans for university development unveiled

Cambridge News – 24/03/2011 We want a boulevard not a Grand Canyon


Cambridge News – 20/12/2010 Pub lacking character to become flats and offices

Cambridge News – 16/11/2010 Experts support hotel scheme

Cambridge News – 16/11/2010 Dominant fortress’ set to be approved

Cambridge News – 10/11/2010 Decision day is looming for revised hotel scheme

Cambridge News – 10/11/2010 Travelodge fights council over six-storey hotel plan


Cambridge News – 21/06/2008 Dragon dancers and all that jazz at party


Cambridge News – 6/6/2007 Summer party is growing