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

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Area Photos
FynNet
Burwell Lode Bridge
Burwell - St Mary's Church
Burwell Windmill
Burwell Lode
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Proposed Solar Farm
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BBC News - Cambridgeshire
Spanish Civil War: Evacuees football and other stories remembered in East Anglia
Thousands of youngsters were evacuated to Britain during the Spanish Civil War.
Peterborough: Man with no licence twice caught driving Porsche
The vehicle has been seized by police after the man was caught driving it twice in two days.
Emma Brown: Runner who battled anorexia 'wished to live'
Emma Brown was found dead in her flat near Cambridge by her mother.
Cambridgeshire electric bin lorry 'better for climate change'
Electric vehicles cost more to buy, but could be cheaper to run, a council says.
Cambridgeshire crash police officer drove with 'increased risk'
The policeman had been pursuing a stolen van when he hit the suspect, causing serious injury.
Cambridge University's King's College Chapel lawn to become meadow
The university gardeners want to turn the manicured grass into a "biodiversity-rich ecosystem".
'Distracted' doctor killed Jessica Howe in M11 crash
Dr Jane Maraka was probably distracted by her two young children, a judge says.
Ex-PC Phillip Richardson sentenced for child abuse images
Phillip Richardson is given a suspended jail sentence and told "public revulsion" is part of his punishment.
Essex crow terrorises cars by destroying windscreen wipers
The cheeky corvid has been named George by office workers who have seen their parked cars attacked.
A14 Orwell Bridge closure plans revealed
It is estimated closing the A14 bridge costs Ipswich's economy £1m a day.
Stranded dolphins rescued from mud in Thames Estuary
It took rescuers two hours to free the pair after the mammals became stuck in muddy waters.

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