Developments

About half a dozen new houses off Low Road, around 850K each. Mar-2021
Mandeville Park
More information at: Artisan Developments
Construction of a 50MW battery storage development on Weirs Drove- Feb 2021

More information at: sms-plc.com
Goosehill_Farm_Solar_Farm - 2020
New House Replacing Demolished Bungalow Weirs Drove - 2020
Little Fen/Dyson's Drove 2019-
Off Toyse Lane (Demolished Bungalow Site) 2018-
Several houses
The old Crown Pub re-development (2018-
Several houses and included conversion of pub to residential property
Birches Tye (Hopkins Homes)
Started in 2016. 70 units (52 Private and 18 Affordable.)
Birches Tye
Birches Tye (Hopkins Homes)
The Anchor Pub Garden
June 2016, 2 new houses by the river
Dyson's Drove
4 Houses (2016-2017)
Dyson's Drove
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.
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:
Jubilee Green
This park has been updated and improved (Nov. 2004)
New Library
Now completed and open for business (Jan. 2006)
New Skate Park
The skate park is now Complete (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)
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
Village News
Suspended Green
Waste Collections

13 Dec. - 28 Jan.
Local MP
Lucy Frazer
accused of
conflict of
interest
Oxford Archaeology News
Visitors welcomed to
Bronze Age Burwell Oxford archaeology
UK's biggest solar farm planned for east of England (Click on image for larger version)
Proposed Solar Farm
Latest Proposals
Millstone Park Housing Development
(350 new homes)
This Land Web Site
Planning Docs
Clunch Magazine
Online
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
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Mass vaccinations are taking place once more at sites across the east of England.
Prince William reveals emotional toll of air ambulance rescues
The Duke of Cambridge recalls taking home other people's "sadness" when he was a pilot.
Cambridge mosque extension approved despite advice to refuse
Cambridge councillors go against their planning officer recommendation over the extension.
Covid-19: Matt Hancock neighbour denies NHS cronyism claim
Alex Bourne says the former health secretary had no involvement is his company winning NHS work.
Rapist paramedic Andrew Wheeler struck off
Andrew Wheeler is serving 21 years for raping a female patient and sexually abusing another.
Cambridge's Jesus Green Lido opens for winter swimming
An outdoor swimming pool is staying open during winter for the first time, despite the temperature.
Wisbech councillor's comic book shop closes over masks rule
The owner says he and his staff do not want to "police" customers when it comes to wearing a mask.
Covid booster: People denied jab due to volunteer shortage
A pharmacy says its clinic is short of volunteers to process people getting Covid vaccinations.
Omicron: Cambridge couple stranded in South Africa
The couple from Cambridge say it has been horrendous trying to get home due to the Omicron variant.
Rail freight boosted by HGV driver shortage and climate change
Those in the industry say more businesses are turning to the rail freight system to move goods.
Omicron cases confirmed in Cambridgeshire, Bucks and Herts
Cambridgeshire's director of public health says person had recently returned to the UK.

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