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Babraham is a picturesque village located approximately 6 miles (9.66 kilometres) from the city of Cambridge, with access to the A1307, A11 and M11. Babraham Road Park and Ride runs a bus service every half an hour at peak times into the city, as well as into Addenbrooke’s hospital.
The village is home to the Babraham Institute, best known for its research into cell and molecular biology and is a partner organisation to the University of Cambridge. Rated as outstanding by Ofsted, Babraham Nursery offers care and education for children from the age of 6 weeks, through to primary school age. The village also has a successful Church of England primary school which was also rated outstanding by Ofsted in its most recent inspection and is set within beautiful countryside. The secondary school catchment is Sawston Village College which is located under two miles away.
Babraham also has one public house, The George Inn, an 18thcentury coaching inn set in the heart of the village, with daily specials on the varied menu of home-made food, and evening entertainment such music and quiz nights. There is a cricket team and beautiful walks at the Gog Magog Hills just 2 miles (3.22 km) away by car or a short bike ride along the cycle path.
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Updated 15th April 2020.
Please note that Cambridge has a fine selection of independent and special schools, which have not been included. The information regarding schools, doctors and dentists contained in this infographic is based on information supplied by the GOV.UK website. You must seek clarification from the school itself to ensure that the area above is within the correct school catchment. Train line distances are straight line measurements.
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