Developments

See the Parish Council Web Site for the most up to date information on development and planning issues
General Documents Proposed (163) Homes (Chestnut Rise) Consultation Web Site
Stanford Park Mobile Home Plan (PDF)
Proposed Plan 350 New Homes (Newmarket Road) (PDF)
Burwell Vision (PDF)
Birches Tye (Hopkins Homes)

Started in 2016. 70 units (52 Private and 18 Affordable.)

Birches Tye
Dyson's Drove

4 Houses (2016-2017)

Dyson's Drove
The Anchor Pub Garden

June 2016, 2 new houses by the river

New Library

Now completed and open for business (Jan. 2006)

New Skate Park

The skate park is now Complete (Nov. 2004)

Jubilee Green

This park has been updated and improved (Nov. 2004)

Browns of Burwell development

The Browns of Burwell site in North Street has been acquired by Twigden Homes. They will be presenting their development plans for the site at the Parish Council meeting in the Jubilee Reading Room on the 30th July 2003.

Brown's Site as of February 2004

Construction well under way (Nov. 2004)

Copperfield Way (Off Isaacson Road)

Another development currently underway (Nov. 2004)

Factory Site re-development

Latest Update (9-June-2002): Construction continues:

Latest Update (27-Apr-2004): Most of the estate is now complete:

Burwell Farm has been bought by the National Trust at a cost of 1.7 million pounds

Flashy National Trust leaflets through the post confirm that the National Trust has acquired 450 acres of land to extend and help preserve the Fen extending from Wicken. See the Wicken National Trust Site for more info.

New Woodland

The two woods recently planted should help improve the quality of life in the village. These are Priory Wood between Priory Close and Weirs Drove at Crowhall Farm

This Burwell weather forecast is generated by the Met Office Weather Widget

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Village News

"Burwell Buses and Coaches", By Jim Neale
New book summarising the history of Burwell & District buses and coaches with hundreds of colour images. Priced at £15
email Jim Neale
Burwell Surgery Flu Clinic Dates
The Burwell Surgery Open Flu Immunisation Dates
(Click for PDF File)
"Memories Of Burwell", By Frank Czucha
Newly published book containing over 300 photos of former schools, shops and companies etc. is now available from Tina's in North Street. Priced at £12.99
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
Driverless bus 'pod' tests under way in Cambridge
The buses could run between Trumpington Park and Ride and Cambridge Station after 20:00.
Matthew Falder posed as female artist for online sex attacks
The Cambridge graduate admitted dozens of offences, including encouraging the rape of a four-year-old.
Man appears in court after two die in water-filled ditch crash
A Mazda crashed into a water-filled ditch on Friday, killing the two passengers in the rear.
Cambridge museum celebrates history of women in computing
The Centre for Computing History looks at the unheralded role of women, including the composer of the Dr Who theme.
The city where children go to school in a plywood box
Cambridge has the highest concentration of box bikes of any place of its size outside the Netherlands.
Doctor Who: Tom Baker finishes abandoned 1979 Shada serial
Doctor Who star Tom Baker has returned to complete unfinished episodes 36 years after they were abandoned.
Peterborough United 0-1 Gillingham
Lee Martin's long-range strike gives Gillingham victory at Peterborough, only their second of the season in League One.
Lincoln City 0-0 Cambridge United
Lincoln and Cambridge play out a 0-0 League Two draw in a game of few chances at Sincil Bank.
Newmarket: US Navy Flag wins Dewhurst Stakes in 1-2-3-4 for Aidan O'Brien
US Navy Flag wins the Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket in a 1-2-3-4 for trainer Aidan O'Brien, who is now one win away from the record Group One tally in a year.

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