Developments

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
Pivot Power Logo
Invite to Consultation
(PDF File)
• 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
Five-week-old baby boy dies after Yaxley dog attack
Two Staffordshire bull terriers seized following the attack have been destroyed, police confirm.
House with one million Christmas lights raises £50,000
Its owners hope to raise £100,000 for cancer research by inviting people to look around then donate.
Cambridge University rugby player jailed for sex attack
Oluwadamilola Erogbogbo sexually assaulted a fellow student at Cambridge University.
Christopher Legg inquest: Army Sgt died 'stepping into Canadian road'
Sgt Christopher Legg was wearing dark clothing on an unlit highway when he was struck by a car.
Cambridge vision includes self-driving buses and metro
Autonomous shuttles should be part of Cambridge's future transport system, a conference is told.
MP Fiona Onasanya's speeding case 'became about lying'
Fiona Onasanya is accused of dishonestly trying to prevent a speeding prosecution.
Barry Fry: Peterborough United's director of football charged over betting
Barry Fry, director of football at League One club Peterborough United, is charged over alleged betting misconduct.
Crown Lakes drowned man Aivaras Budvytis inquest verdict
A court hears a Lithuanian man had drugs in his system when he tried to swim at a country park.
Ex-choirmaster and church musician deny sex offences
Kenneth Francis and Malcolm Archer are accused of assaults on boys between 1972 and 1978.
Five tips to save money this Christmas
The cost of Christmas giving you the cold sweats? Try these money-saving tips.
Upside-down cat rescued in Wilburton after loft fall
The cat is said to be feline fine after it was freed by firefighters.

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