Burwell is twinned with the village of Lizy-sur-Ourcq, Mary-sur-Marne and one small town; Ocquerre.
Both in France

Burwell Village Twinning Association - Web Site

www.lizy-sur-ourcq.com

Lizy-sur-Ourcq twinning page

Lizy-sur-Ourcq Wikipedia page

Ocquerre Wikipedia page

LIZY, whose name is mentioned in a deed of the eleventh century, was long an agricultural center, industrial and commercial of any importance (flour mills, sheets, oil - markets - shops). With the situation on the axis PARIS-REIMS one hand, and shipping on the other hand Ourcq LIZY was the warehouse of the neighboring countryside.

Village News
SMS energises 50MW
battery energy
storage site
Oxford Archaeology News
Visitors welcomed to
Bronze Age Burwell Oxford archaeology
UK's biggest solar farm planned for east of England (Click on image for larger version)
Proposed Solar Farm
Latest Proposals
Millstone Park Housing Development
(350 new homes)
This Land Web Site
Planning Docs
Events
Clunch Magazine
Online
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
'I felt like crying about calories being on menus'
People share how calories on menus have affected them, from panic attacks to not wanting to go out.
Bluntisham Grade II listed church reopens for the whole community
Work was carried out to make the church "warm and welcoming", the Reverend Tim Williamson says.
Addenbrooke's Hospital breached duty of care over stroke patient
The High Court finds a woman would have not suffered a stroke had she been given the correct drug.
A14: Surveys carried out after road scheme trees die
National Highways says it will not "walk away" after checks reveal many trees had not survived.
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough deputy mayor removed
Conservative councillor Wayne Fitzgerald says he was notified of the decision via email.
Welney flood barrier: Norfolk road to be closed for weeks
The work will prevent water from a reservoir spilling along the Norfolk-Cambridgeshire border.
Ukrainian refugee makes giant shirt to celebrate Vyshyvanka Day in Cambridge
The embroidered shirts are part of Ukrainian national dress and form part of an annual folk day.
Hunts District Council 'rainbow coalition' takes over from Conservatives
The Conservatives fail to gain a majority in Huntingdonshire for the first time in 46 years.
Artist looking for 42-year-old work for Northampton exhibition
One of the paintings was given to a school in Northampton which has now been demolished.
Charlotte Edwards Cup: Wins for Central Sparks, Southern Vipers, South East Stars and Lightning
Central Sparks and Southern Vipers maintain their 100% records in the Charlotte Edwards Cup by each recording their third successive win.
James Holden: Cambridge sign goalkeeper from Reading
League One side Cambridge United sign goalkeeper James Holden from Reading on a two-year deal.

To Top Of Page