Guest ales

Hardy & Hansons  Kimberly Brewery

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Roosters Brewery

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Batemans Ales

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About Us

One of Cambridges finest Pubs

The Free Press has been a pub for over 120 years and seen many a change in the area. On the fireplace wall you can look at a survey map from 1888 where you can see for yourself what is and what isn't around. The pub got its name from when part of it was a printing press which circulated a free Cambridge newspaper. Unfortunately for them it lasted one issue, but the name survived. The walls are adourned with front pages of old newspapers to commemorate this.

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Cambridge Bike Tours

Truly the best way to explore this beautiful and fascinating city, which is famous for cycling.

Get off the beaten track and discover hidden gems with our Cambridge-born guide.


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Whats on at The Free Press

The Free Press hold regular Book Club meetings, please pop in and ask for details.




The Free Press Cancer Research Bike Ride To Paris.

3rd june... Distance 400 miles in 5 days.  All  in aid of cancer research uk

Please click the image below and give what you can to help Cancer Research UK. Thank you

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Cask Marque Award

TheFree Press pub has been awarded the Cask Marque for outstanding cask beer quality.

This award is independently inspected and is based on several different factors including the temperature of the beer, how it looks, the aroma and how it is served. It gives our customers the knowledge that we are serving a good quality cask bitter.

"Cask beer is Britain’s national drink, a living, fresh, flavoursome product that sits at the heart of British pub culture. A few years ago many people had written it off as being in terminal decline, but over the last few years, cask beer has seen a remarkable turnaround"

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Contact Info

The Free Press.
Prospect Row, Cambridge


Tel: 01223 368337

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