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Hidden Places at Pembroke: the Vestry

There are some places in Pembroke that most of our members and visitors won't usually see. One of these is known best to the Choirs of Pembroke: the Vestry. The vestry is a small room by the Chapel, accessed by the same easily-overlooked door that leads to the organ loft. Here the Choir get ready for services, store their robes, and of course make cups of tea. The vestry has…

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PKP Photo Competitions

The Pembroke-King’s Summer Programme 2018 is over. However we are still enjoying looking through the memories shared with us through the photo competition. Winners This year there were four categories…

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Meet the PKP PAs

Programme Assistants on the Pembroke-King's Summer Programme are a multi-talented bunch. Our PAs are essential to the smooth running of the programme and without them PKP just wouldn’t be the same! You’re likely to see our PAs around a lot this summer, but what do they think about the role? We caught up with three of this year’s Programme Assistants: Magda, Salma and Mark. PKP holds a special place for Salma as she was once a PKP student herself. Having now just graduated from Cambridge, she enjoys being able to share her interests with PKP students. “I really like…

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Summer Maintenance at Pembroke

After the excitement of May week and graduation there is a brief lull in activity, but for one department it’s the start of the busiest time of year. Robert Griggs…

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To the Next Generation of PKP

This year during the Pembroke-King’s Summer Programme we ran a blogging competition in which students submitted blogs about their time studying in Cambridge. The winner is Angie Cornwell, whose letter…

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