Developments

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
Events
Action
Proposal for battery energy storage facility
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• 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
Proposed Solar Farm
UK's biggest solar farm planned for east of England (Click on image for larger version)
See more information
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BBC News - Cambridgeshire
Isaiah Daley: Knife snapped and left in man stabbed by nephew
Isaiah Daley "grossly overreacted" when his uncle accused him of stealing, a court hears.
Two die in Peterborough A47 head-on lorry and car crash
A male passenger in the car dies at the scene and the female driver dies later in hospital.
Early fish tapeworms found at 'Britain's Pompeii' Must Farm
Prehistoric inhabitants were infected with intestinal worms from eating raw fish, experts say.
Ex-student sues Cambridge University over harassment complaint
Dani Bradford, 21, says she isn't satisfied with how Cambridge University handled her case.
Stormzy funding two more Cambridge University places
Grime artiste Stormzy pledges to fund two more Cambridge students.
Oxford-Cambridge Arc: Plans to spend £700m on roads
Up to one million homes could be built around Oxford, Milton Keynes, Northampton and Cambridge.
HMP Littlehey: Sex offenders 'missing out on rehab' before release
A "woefully small" number of men have access to a programme to reduce their risk, a report finds.
Thorney's landmark 'Canary Cottage' gets Grade II listing
The small thatched cottage with distinctive yellow paintwork can be seen from a busy A road.
Scott Farrell: 'Depraved' music boss showed children porn
Scott Farrell "used his position to facilitate the offences", a court hears.
Black squirrels the result of 'interbreeding' grey squirrels, study finds
Black squirrels evolved when greys and fox squirrels historically bred, Cambridge researchers find.
Iona Sclater rider death: 'Fake' crowdfunding warning
The family of a girl who died in a riding accident is warning about unofficial "tribute" sites.

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