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For everyone and especially parents the following guide provides useful advice on:
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Gaming consoles and online games
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Cyberbullying
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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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More information on RADE Web Site
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
OPEN FLU CLINIC FOR ALL ELIGIBLE GROUPS
Saturday 26th Oct. 2019
9.00 am - 12.00 noon
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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
Back garden observatory 'blinding' St Ives neighbour
Melvyn Thurlbourn put up the dome two years ago but a neighbour says the glare means he has to wear sunglasses.
Bury death: Robert Duquemin died after suspected assault in Huntingdon
A man has been arrested as the death of a father-of-five leaves a family "devastated".
Thomas Cook staff reunite for 'final goodbye' at Suffolk holiday park
Hundreds of former Thomas Cook staff will meet at a holiday park in Suffolk.
St Neots death: Man charged with stabbing murder
Robert Parkins is accused of murdering Alex Fitzpatrick who was stabbed to death in Eaton Socon.
Royal Papworth Hospital rated 'outstanding' in all categories
Royal Papworth Hospital in Cambridge is the first in the UK to achieve the rating in all five areas.
Musician Paul Cheese records song of the UK's sounds
A musician has spent several months cycling thousands of miles to record the sounds of the UK.
Military van sliced in half after hitting Stonea railway bridge
The rear of the white van is completely crushed by the impact with the railway bridge in Stonea.
Peterborough prison death family 'treading water'
Charlotte Nokes, 38, died at HMP Peterborough while serving an indefinite jail term.
Runners 'understand' half marathon safety changes
A race in Peterborough was cancelled and another in Birmingham shortened amid security concerns.
Cambridge gallery lends art to students 'with none damaged' in 60 years
Artworks have been loaned to students for six decades, with none damaged so far.
Eaton Socon naked suspect advised to 'wear pants' by police
Police say a man who made a "poor decision" to run off from officers fell into brambles and nettles.

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