Places to Visit

Angelsey Abbey
Anglesey Abbey and Garden
Angelsey Abbey
Burwell Museum & Windmill
Set among beautifully preserved historic farming buildings, Burwell Museum tells the story of a bustling fen-edge village. Alongside the 19th-century mill, displays from the everyday to the amazing vividly recreate Burwell life over the ages. There are also open spaces for children to play, lots of hands-on interactive exhibits, and play and picnic areas. Burwell Museum is run solely by volunteers, who generously donate their time to keep the Museum open to the public, and offer a wide range of events and learning opportunities. Find out more about volunteering with us here.
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Burwell Museum & Windmill
Bury St Edmunds
Official tourism web site for Bury St Edmunds
Bury St Edmunds
Chippenham Fen
Woodland Trust
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Chippenham Fen
Denny Abbey
Denny Farmland Museum and Abbey
Denny Abbey
Devil's Dyke
A walk from Woodditton to Reach A 7 mile long embankment, thrown up in Anglo-Saxon times believed to be around 1450 years old. It is scheduled as a S.S.I. (Site of Special Scientific Interest)
Wikipedia

Woodditton Site

The Wildflife Trusts

Devil's Dyke
Ely Cathedral
The very impressive cathedral in nearby Ely. Hosts concerts, lectures, craft and food fairs etc.
Cathedral Web Site

Cathedral Events

Wikipedia

Ely Cathedral
Go Ape In Thetford Forset
On Segway's, Bikes or Climbing in trees
Go Ape In Thetford Forset
Ickworth House
Ickworth House Park and Garden
Ickworth House
National Horseracing Museum
Museum tours, shop, cafe, galleries, education and even a racehorse simulator. 99 High Street, Newmarket Suffolk CB8 8JH
National Horseracing Museum
National Trust Properties
Newmarket Horseracing
Find out about the home of racing, events tickets etc.
Newmarket Horseracing
Red Lodge Karting Centre
Outdoor Karting Centre
Red Lodge Karting Centre
St Mary's Church (Burwell)
A fine mediaeval building, which is in the perpendicular style, and visible from many miles away.
Web Site

St Mary's Church (Burwell)
Thetford Forest Park
Family park in Thetford Forest
Thetford Forest Park
Wicken Fen and Burwell Fen Farm
National Trust info on Wicken Fen and Burwell Fen
Wicken Fen and Burwell Fen Farm
Wimpole Hall & Farm
National Trust Property
Wimpole Hall & Farm

This Burwell weather forecast is generated by the Met Office Weather Widget

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
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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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