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Cambridge became an important trading centre during the Roman and Viking ages, and there is archaeological evidence of settlement in the area as early as the Bronze Age.
The city is adjacent to the M11 and A14 roads, and Cambridge station is less than an hour from London King's Cross railway station.
In 1643 control of the town was given by Parliament to Oliver Cromwell, who had been educated at Sidney Sussex College.
The town's castle was fortified and garrisoned with troops and some bridges were destroyed to aid its defence.
The Cambridge Biomedical Campus, one of the largest biomedical research clusters in the world, is soon to be home to Astra Zeneca, a hotel and the relocated Papworth Hospital.
Parker's Piece hosted the first ever game of Association football.