Cambridge Independent

Cambridge Independent

The Cambridge Independent is an award-winning weekly newspaper and website published by Iliffe Media Ltd.

Telephone: 01223 320 320
Address: Winship Road, Milton, Cambridge
Postcode: CB24 6PP
Country: United Kingdom
Membership type:Corporate 6-20 (£250+VAT pa)

We aim to reflect the interests, concerns and views of the people who live here by creating distinctive, intelligent editorial, while offering effective advertising solutions.

The Cambridge Independent is positive and supportive of its community, encouraging interaction and engagement with its audience by being thought provoking and a trusted source of local information.

Launched in September 2016 by a family-owned independent publisher, the Cambridge Independent features extensive news, sport, features, business, culture, science, education, homes and family coverage, including a growing band of contributors from across our areas of the community.

The newspaper was named the UK's Weekly Newspaper of the Year at the NewsAwards 2017, only six months after launching.

The paper is available to purchase for £1 from more than 230 outlets across Cambridge, South Cambridgeshire and beyond. Subscribers pay from 70p per week and benefit from free access to our app on iOS and Android and enjoy free membership of the Gourmet Society, worth £69.95. Visit or go to to subscribe.

The Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards 2018

Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards now open for entries

Following its hugely successful inaugural event last year, the Cambridge Independent has launched its Science and Technology Awards for 2018, with new categories, a new venue and a host of great sponsors.

18 May 2018Read in full

Enter the 2018 Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards

Enter the 2018 Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards

The Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards 2018 are now open for entry.

9 May 2018Read in full

Science & Tech awards evening: Picture: Keith Heppell

Winners of the 'Cambridge Independent' Entrepreneurial Science and Technology Awards revealed

A ceremony at Newmarket Racecourse attracted some of the brightest entrepreneurs in the region, with announcement of the winners of the Cambridge Independent Entrepreneurial Science and Technology Awards.

22 September 2017Read in full

The Entrepreneurial Science and Technology Awards logo

Last call for entries to Cambridge Independent's Science and Technology Awards

A new £1,500 intellectual property prize from Appleyard Lees has been announced as the June 6 deadline nears for entry to the Cambridge Independent's inaugural awards for start-up and scale-up companies across five categories: Artificial intelligence, biotech, cleantech, fintech and medtech.

1 June 2017Read in full

Entrepreneurial Science and Technology Awards logo

Cambridge Independent's Entrepreneurial Science and Technology Awards open for entries

The search is on for the region's best start-ups and scale-ups across five categories: AI, biotech, medtech, fintech and cleantech.

12 May 2017Read in full

Cambridge Independent Expo

Cambridge Independent hosts free Business Expo on May 15

Held from 10am-3pm in a marquee at Cambridge United's Cambs Glass stadium, the Cambridge Independent Business Expo is a free-to-attend event featuring a programme of seminars by expert speakers, exhibition stands and an opportunity to network with leaders from Cambridgeshire’s vibrant business community.

4 May 2017Read in full