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For everyone and especially parents the following guide provides useful advice on:
Mobile phones and apps
Streaming content and smart TVs
Gaming consoles and online games
Social media
Cyberbullying
Privacy and information security
Viewing inappropriate content online
Online predators
Version 1: The Ultimate Parent Guide for Protecting Your Child on the Internet Version 2: The Ultimate Parent Guide for Protecting Your Child on the Internet
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Location information
Location: Burwell, Cambridgeshire, England
Postal Code: CB25 (Changed 2006-2007 from CB5)
STD CODE: 01638
Latitude: 52:16:26N (52.274)
Longitude: 0:19:43E (0.3287)
GeoNames: 2654195
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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
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Proposed Solar Farm
UK's biggest solar farm planned for east of England (Click on image for larger version)
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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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