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

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Events
Action
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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Residents Against Dirty Energy (RADE) Burwell
Plans for proposed gas-powered station have now been withdrawn

Area Photos
Windmill and Museum.jpg Burwell Lode Bridge Burwell - St Mary's Church Burwell Windmill Burwell Lode
Village News
January Newsletter.pdf
The new cafe at 105 The Causeway Burwell, CB25 0DU Opens Tuesday 5th December
ELK Cafe Web Site
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
Stilton cheese rolling cancelled as 'no longer seen as cool'
Few people want to take part and no-one has come forward to put on the cheese-based race, organisers said.
East of England Ambulance: Potential serious incidents investigated
The East of England Ambulance Service says an "unusually high number" of reports were made by staff.
HMP Peterborough: Women's jail safety 'not sufficiently good'
Female inmates at HMP Peterborough "felt intimidated", inspectors found.
'Crime scene corral' for 13 stray horses near A47
Police set up a makeshift "field" using crime scene tape to prevent the horses reaching the busy road.
East of England Ambulance: 'Risk summit' over death claims
It's alleged that 20 people died after ambulances arrived late over a 12-day period.
Funds raised for Ely cat that 'saved' owner
Annamarie Day says Tumba the cat saved her from taking her own life.
'How anxiety nearly ruined me'
Bradley Smith, 20, from St Ives, says people should talk more about mental health.
Checkatrade Trophy: Chelsea become first academy team to reach semi-finals
Chelsea's under-21s reach the EFL Trophy semi-finals with victory over Oxford, as Lincoln and Shrewsbury also progress.
Peterborough United 3-0 Oldham Athletic
New signing George Cooper marks his Peterborough debut with a goal as they beat 10-man Oldham at the ABAX Stadium.
Forest Green Rovers 5-2 Cambridge United
Dayle Grubb's double on his home debut sees Forest Green fight back to defeat Cambridge.

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