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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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Proposed Battery Storage Facility - Parish Council Questions and Answers
More information on RADE Web Site
Area Photos
FynNet
Burwell Lode Bridge
Burwell - St Mary's Church
Burwell Windmill
Burwell Lode
Village News
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
Isaiah Daley: Knife snapped and left in man stabbed by nephew
Isaiah Daley "grossly overreacted" when his uncle accused him of stealing, a court hears.
Two die in Peterborough A47 head-on lorry and car crash
A male passenger in the car dies at the scene and the female driver dies later in hospital.
Early fish tapeworms found at 'Britain's Pompeii' Must Farm
Prehistoric inhabitants were infected with intestinal worms from eating raw fish, experts say.
Ex-student sues Cambridge University over harassment complaint
Dani Bradford, 21, says she isn't satisfied with how Cambridge University handled her case.
Stormzy funding two more Cambridge University places
Grime artiste Stormzy pledges to fund two more Cambridge students.
Oxford-Cambridge Arc: Plans to spend £700m on roads
Up to one million homes could be built around Oxford, Milton Keynes, Northampton and Cambridge.
HMP Littlehey: Sex offenders 'missing out on rehab' before release
A "woefully small" number of men have access to a programme to reduce their risk, a report finds.
Thorney's landmark 'Canary Cottage' gets Grade II listing
The small thatched cottage with distinctive yellow paintwork can be seen from a busy A road.
Scott Farrell: 'Depraved' music boss showed children porn
Scott Farrell "used his position to facilitate the offences", a court hears.
Black squirrels the result of 'interbreeding' grey squirrels, study finds
Black squirrels evolved when greys and fox squirrels historically bred, Cambridge researchers find.
Iona Sclater rider death: 'Fake' crowdfunding warning
The family of a girl who died in a riding accident is warning about unofficial "tribute" sites.

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