FITZBILLIES

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Fitzbillies, Cambridge

Part of Cambridge's student life since 1920 (and now on the tourist trail), Fitzbillies is a quality bakery and café, particularly famous for its Chelsea buns. When it became known that it was heading for bankruptcy in 2011, it was saved by Alison Wright when she saw a tweet by Stephen Fry, which said: “No! No! Say it ain’t so - not Fitzbillies? Why I tweeted a pic of one of their peerless Chelsea buns but a sixmonth ago”.

Region/Nation
Location/Address
51-52 Trumpington Street
Cambridge
County
Cambridgeshire
Post Code
CB2 1RG
Main Historic Period
Modern
Useful Website Address
Tip/Nearby
Fitzwilliam Museum and all central Cambridge attractions
Primary Management
Private - open to the public

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