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
Village News
"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
Cambridge teacher Glyn Knowles jailed for Grindr grooming
Glyn Knowles sent sexually explicit messages to a journalist posing as a teenage boy on Grindr.
Anti-traveller trench dug in Stapleford
The defensive furrow/trench is dug as villagers try to discourage travellers from using a playing field.
Bob Higgins: Ex-Saints coach child abuse charges trial date set
The former Southampton youth coach Bob Higgins will stand trial next year
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority told to reconsider budget
Directors would earn £100,000 a year under a proposed staffing budget.
Neurology expert treats brain cancer patients via webcam
A neurology expert says online consultations could save lives and the NHS money.
Hospital garden in Cambridge to honour Syd Barrett
Syd's Garden will be ''laced with clues'' about the Pink Floyd legend, according to childhood friend.
'Frankenstein dinosaur' mystery solved
A dinosaur that seemed to be an evolutionary mishmash turns out to have a key place in history.
Toddler recovering after lifesaving skull surgery
Lucy underwent five hours of surgery to reconstruct her rugby ball-shaped skull.
Richard Money: Norwich City academy boss leaves to pursue management return
Ex-Cambridge boss Richard Money leaves his role with Norwich City's academy to pursue management opportunities.
Area Photos
Burwell Fen Burwell - From Church Tower Burwell - St Mary's Church Burwell Windmill Burwell Lode

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