Public Utilities

Gas
To report a gas or carbon monoxide emergency, or if a pipeline is struck (even if no gas leak has occurred) call the National Gas Emergency Service 24 hours a day on 0800 111 999 (calls are recorded and may be monitored).
0800 111999
General Recycling
Fortnightly service for newspapers, tins and bottles collected from roadside. For information:
01353 863864
Milton Recycling Centre, Butts Lane, Milton:
01223 860674
Bins for bottles (glass and plastic), cans, paper & clothes at Burwell: Village College & Ex-service Club Bins for plastic bottles at Tan House Lane Garden / vegetable / wood waste: Burwell Allotments Shredder Plastics / clothes / bottles: Tesco Supermarkets.
Water & Sewerage
At all times:
0800 145145
Bill enquiries:
0800 919155
Electricity
At all times:
01223 440221
Supply problems:
0800 783838
Energy Conservation
Insulate your home to save money and reduce CO2 emmisions. Arrange a no obligation survey of your home. Contact: HEAT Cambridgeshire Scheme:
08000930450
ECDC Energy Conservation Officer:
01353 616251
Power cut?
Working 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to keep your lights on but sometimes faults occur.
0800 3163105 (From Landline)

03333232105 (From Mobile)

Web
Text POWER and your postcode to 80876
Refuse / Recycling

Check Dates by Postcode/Address
Normal weekly collection on Thursdays or Fridays Large articles can be collected free of charge (not bathroom or kitchen fittings):
01353863864
Events
BURWELL FESTIVAL 2018
ART, PHOTOGRAPHY AND
CRAFTS EXHIBTION
To be held at St. Mary's Church June 9th - 12th
REGISTRATION FORM
Action
• 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
Windmill and Museum.jpg
Burwell Lode Bridge
Burwell - St Mary's Church
Burwell Windmill
Burwell Lode
Village News
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
March garden body probe: Fourth arrest made
The dead man had sustained "significant head trauma" but the cause of death is not yet confirmed.
Weather records kept by Soham woman need new home
Betty Mann did not miss a day of record-keeping from 1962 until her death in February.
Doodoowatch 'poo-shaming' map gains UK council interest
The anti-dog fouling scheme, dubbed Doodoowatch, was created by locals in a Cambridgeshire village.
Phone shop staff watch as thief rips mobiles from shelf
CCTV pictures capture the moment a man walks off with four phones in front of shop staff.
Police officer filmed 'running man over' in Cambridge
A misconduct hearing was shown CCTV and bodycam pictures of the incident in Cambridge city centre.
Legal threat over Virgin Trains East Coast rail franchise
A campaign group wants Stagecoach and Virgin to be stopped from bidding on future contracts.
Cambridgeshire soldier's bid for fastest marathon in armour
The soldier will attempt to run the London Marathon in a full set of body armour.
Cambridge PC Rowan Huskisson guilty of gross misconduct
A misconduct hearing found PC Rowan Huskisson guilty of gross misconduct.
Eltisley farm firm fined £400K over teen tractor death
The tractor and trailer collided with a bridge when the brakes failed, a court heard.
Town crier explains what local councils actually do
A town crier took to the streets of Norwich ahead of the local council elections on 3 May.
Tornado jet added to Imperial War Museum Duxford
A Tornado jet, used in Iraq and Afghanistan, has been added to an aircraft museum's collection.

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