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I don't have or want a Facebook account so if you have community information 'hidden' on a closed Facebook page and want it to appear on this site please contact me.
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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

See also these guides from www.antivirusguide.com

Internet Safety for Kids: The Definitive Guide [2022] The Ultimate Social Media Safety Guide for Kids [2022] The Definitive Guide to Parental Control [2022]
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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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by Autumn 2024

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UK's biggest solar farm approved for east of England (Click on image for larger version)
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Millstone Park Housing Development
(350 new homes)
Linden Homes Web Site
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BBC News
Man jailed for murdering wife for life insurance
Robert Hammond strangled Sian Hammond at their home having paid off her life insurance arrears.
'Car park demolition would stop us using the shops'
There are no measures councillors can take to completely block or oppose the demolition.
Physicist, 98, honoured 75 years after discovery
Rosemary Fowler discovered the kaon particle during her research in 1948 but gave up her PhD to have a family.
Mum backs Olympian daughter after Paralympic heartbreak
A judo player is proud her daughter will experience her "dream" after missing out on London 2012.
How to win your park a Green Flag
More than 170 parks and green spaces are celebrating winning a Green Flag in the East of England.
Council blocks business from keeping tipi tents
Planning officers say the benefits of the tents do not outweigh the harm they cause.
New health scheme to combat area's 'biggest killer'
Heart and circulatory disease causes about 25% of deaths in Cambridgeshire, Peterborough and Royston.
Boats designed 3,000 years ago take to the water
The boats were made from the branches of a tree using tools designed 3,000 years ago.
Company wins funding to make medicine in space
It is using UK Space Agency funding for a project on the International Space station.
Rower wary of sharks and pirates in record attempt
Zara Lachlan, 21, hopes her 3,600-mile solo Atlantic trip will encourage more women to take up sport.
BMW driver dies after car crash
Police appeal for witnesses or dashcam footage after a fatal collision involving a BMW and a Kia.

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