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

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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.

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"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
Naveed Malik: Police chief admits gross misconduct
An Assistant Chief Constable supplied another officer topics for a promotion interview.
Ely Museum buys Bronze Age torc found in field
The gold torc, valued at £220,000, is more than 3000 years old and is larger than usual examples.
Corrie Mckeague: Missing airman's mum retraces his final steps
His mother and brothers guide a large group around Bury St Edmunds where he was last seen a year ago.
Bourn Airfield: Fatal plane crash caused by wrong wing setting
A fatal plane crash was caused by the wrong wing flap setting says an air accident report.
X-rays of rare Degas sculptures reveal artist's secrets
X-ray images confirm the artist used everyday objects, such as pencils, to fill out his creations.
Peterborough United 3-2 Wigan Athletic
Jack Marriott's late winner fires Peterborough to victory over fellow League One high-flyers Wigan after a dramatic finale.
Mansfield Town 2-1 Cambridge United
Danny Rose is Mansfield's hero for the second week in a row as he steals a late winner in a 2-1 home victory against Cambridge.
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