Transport

Mini-bus to Ely (Parish Council)
Picks up from a number of points in the village and allows 2 hours in Ely before return trip.
Call for further information or to book a seat.
01638 664304
Cambridge Cycling Campaign
Information, help and events for cyclists
Cambridge Cycling Campaign
Cambridge Travel Guide
For more help in getting around:
01223293393

Cambridge Travel Guide
Coach

National Express Home Page

Times Fares and Booking
Telephone for information and booking with credit card on , 8am to 10pm, 7 days/week.
0990 808080
NextBuses
Tracks local buses
NextBuses is a live internet service providing information on departure times from bus stops.
Can be used from a computer or mobile internet enabled phone.
View Next Buses

NextBuses
Taxis
Neal Brown Burwell Taxi/minibus hire.
01638 741168
Wags Cabs Taxi Service, Address: 26 Mill Ln, Burwell, Cambridge CB25 0HJ
Executive Private Hire Price in Newmarket and Cambridge for up to 8 passengers
01638 742424

Web
Train

National Rail Site
Its not easy finding timetables.
Trainline.COM
Perhaps the best way to plan a journey, book and buy tickets.
Burwell Car Scheme
For those who are unable to use conventional transport to make a journey to a doctor, dentist, chiropodist, optician, village shopping or visits to relatives/friends at home or in hospital Transport cannot be provided for hospital Out Patients appointments.
Contact Hours: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday 48 hours notice for transport request.
Call to make a transport request and you will be contacted.
01638 742543 (Answer Phone)
Bus

Stagecoach in Cambridge

Newmarket - Burwell - Cambridge Timetables
Cowley Rd, Cambridge Office Hours:
8.30am to 5.15pm, Monday to Friday;
8.30am to 12.30pm Saturday.
01223 423554
Local timetables are displayed in:
High Street, by phone box near Reach Road junction.
At the top of the Causeway, Toyse Lane at Hawthorn Way junction.
The Library and the Parish Council Office Jubilee Reading Room
Cambridge Car Share Scheme
Looking for a better way to travel?
Cambridge Car Share Scheme
Cambridge Dial-a-Ride
Weekly shopping trips to Cambridge from Bottisham, Burwell, Lode, Reach and the Swaffhams.
Friendly drivers will help you where needed, including carrying your shopping to your front door.
Group hire available for community groups.

Cambridge Dial-a-Ride
East Cambs. Page for Dial-a-Ride and Community Car Schemes
Useful links for help in getting out and about.
East Cambs. Page for Dial-a-Ride and Community Car Schemes
Ely Soham Dial-a-Ride
Helps overcome transport problems for those in the community with disabilities, frailty or simply where they live.
01353 661161
Newmarket Dial-a-Ride
Covering: Fordham, Burwell, the Swaffhams, Dullingham, Stetchworth, Ashley and Cheveley.
Helps overcome transport problems for those in the community with disabilities, frailty or simply where they live.
Newmarket Dial-a-Ride
News/Events
M4 eastbound between J13 and J12 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M4 eastbound between junctions J13 and J12 . Lane Closures : Lane three is closed. Reason : Emergency barrier repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 15 August 2018. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
link road from M4 J10 eastbound to A329(M) | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M4 eastbound exit slip at junction J10 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 20 August 2018 to 24 August 2018. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
link road from A329(M) westbound to M4 J10 eastbound | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M4 eastbound entry slip at junction J10 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 20 August 2018 to 24 August 2018. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 27 August 2018 to 30 August 2018. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
M4 westbound between J7 and J8 | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M4 westbound between junctions J7 and J10 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder, lanes 1 and 2 are closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:30 on 15 August 2018. Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.
M4 eastbound between J10 and J8 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M4 eastbound between junctions J10 and J8 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 21:30 on 13 August 2018 to 07:00 on 1 September 2018.
M4 eastbound between J10 and J8 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M4 eastbound between junctions J10 and J8 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder, lanes 1 and 2 are closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:30 on 15 August 2018. Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.
M4 eastbound between J10 and J8 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M4 eastbound between junctions J10 and J8 . Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 19 August 2018 to 05:30 on 20 August 2018. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:30 from 20 August 2018 to 22 August 2018. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
M4 westbound between J8 and J10 | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M4 westbound between junctions J8 and J10 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder, lanes 1 and 2 are closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 15 August 2018. Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.
link road from A329(M) eastbound to M4 J10 eastbound | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M4 eastbound entry slip at junction J10 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 15 August 2018. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
link road from M4 J10 westbound to A329(M) | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M4 westbound exit slip at junction J10 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 15 August 2018. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
M4 eastbound between J7 and J6 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M4 eastbound between junctions J7 and J6 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 20 August 2018 to 24 August 2018. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 28 August 2018 to 1 September 2018. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 3 September 2018 to 8 September 2018. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Events
Action
• Aura Power, a renewable energy developer, is looking to develop a battery-based energy storage system (BESS) on land at Weirs Drove, Burwell

View PDF File
Proposed Battery Storage Facility - Parish Council Questions and Answers
More information on RADE Web Site
Area Photos
FynNet
Burwell Lode Bridge
Burwell - St Mary's Church
Burwell Windmill
Burwell Lode
Village News
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
MP Fiona Onasanya denies lying about speeding
Fiona Onasanya, the Labour MP for Peterborough, is charged with perverting the course of justice.
'Shell shock' as Cambridge tortoise dug out of drainpipe
Herman the tortoise was heard scratching in the pipe buried deep beneath his owner's garden.
Train in 102mph 'near-miss' with Peterborough railway worker
The worker managed to leap out of the way three seconds before the high speed train passed, a report says.
Youngest master brewer Ross O'Hara gives his top tips
Ross O'Hara has qualified as the youngest master brewer at the age of just 28.
Cambridge University anti-women students 'confetti and rockets' digitised
The materials were gathering during a violent protest by those opposed to women getting degrees.
Stourbridge Common death: Second man charged with murder
Peter Anderson, 46, was found hurt on Stourbridge Common in Cambridge and died later in hospital.
Tim Peake's spacecraft on show at Peterborough Cathedral
The pod carried British astronaut Tim Peake to and from the International Space Station.
BBC's Sue Marchant fulfils cancer patient's wish
A teenage girl, who has incurable leukaemia, had a wish to hang out with a DJ.
Carabao Cup: Amond double helps Newport hammer Cambridge 4-1
Newport County reach the second round of the EFL Cup with a comfortable win at a lacklustre Cambridge United.
Carabao Cup: Queens Park Rangers 2-0 Peterborough United
Two goals in the opening six minutes hand Steve McClaren a first win as QPR boss as they beat Peterborough in the Carabao Cup.

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