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

Events
Action

Invitation to a
COMMUNITY CONSULTATION
Relating to a planning proposal for land at Weirs Drove, Burwell
Tuesday 5th December 2017
Drop in any time between 2pm & 7pm
Mandeville Hall, Burwell, CB25 0AR
View PDF File
RADE Logo
Residents Against Dirty Energy (RADE) Burwell
Plans for proposed gas-powered station have now been withdrawn

Area Photos
Burwell Lode Bridge Windmill and Museum.jpg Burwell - St Mary's Church Burwell Windmill Burwell Lode
Village News
The new cafe at 105 The Causeway Burwell, CB25 0DU Opens Tuesday 5th December
ELK Cafe Web Site
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
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Animals big and small have been enjoying the snow across the east of England.
Max Clifford dies in hospital aged 74
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Mt Hope installed as 'UK's highest peak'
Scientists re-measure the tallest mountains in the Antarctic territory claimed by Britain.
Airliner pilot in 'last minute' Cambridge near miss
The second aircraft involved in the near miss has not been traced despite "extensive efforts".
Lego-mad Huntingdon couple make Christmas doll's house
Mike Addis and Catherine Weightman are using 350,000 bricks to build the 8ft structure.
Homeless family of four living in one room
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The shoes hidden in homes to ward off evil
Why did people hide old shoes in their homes?
Tributes to conservationist Tony Whitten after cycle crash
Dr Anthony Whitten was a renowned international conservationist with several species named after him.
Tory MP Heidi Allen in tears during universal credit debate
Conservative MP Heidi Allen was in tears after Labour's Frank Field's speech.
Peterborough United 2-3 Blackburn Rovers
Blackburn come from behind to beat Peterborough and rack up a fifth-straight league victory in League One.
Port Vale 2-0 Cambridge United
Match-saving Port Vale fans are rewarded as their side see off Cambridge United.

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