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
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
Village News
ELIGIBLE FOR A FREE NHS FLU VACCINE?
If you are a registered patient with Burwell Surgery
BOOK YOUR APPOINTMENT TODAY:
01638 741234
Proposed Solar Farm
UK's biggest solar farm planned for east of England (Click on image for larger version)
See more information
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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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