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This site has been run and funded by a Burwell resident since it was established back in 1999. It is not for profit but hopes to provide a platform to promote the village and provide information to residents. The more information and contributions received, the better. (Apologies for the rough edges but time is limited)
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
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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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Coronavirus / COVID-19
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You can still travel to donate.
Please keep donating.
Please find local sessions and book appointment at Give Blood or download the NHSGiveBlood app.
More info at:
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and Transplant
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
Clunch Magazine
April-May 2020
UK's biggest solar farm planned for east of England (Click on image for larger version)
Proposed Solar Farm
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BBC News - Cambridgeshire
Cambridge's Dutch roundabout 'recklessly pushed ahead with'
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Cambridgeshire Burdett House: Apology after Histon residents sent closure letter 'in error'
A charity apologises for telling residents it wanted to close their home within a week.
Coronavirus: Your photos of what 100 days of lockdown life means to you
From baking to DIY haircuts, people from the East of England have shared their lockdown life.
Coronavirus has 'wasted my entire body' says ex-Papworth patient
A mental health nurse talks about his recovery from coronavirus after 60 days in intensive care.
Coronavirus: Hospitals discharged more than 230 without tests
A hospital trust tested 39 of the 273 patients discharged to care homes in March and mid-April.
Royal Papworth Hospital: Treating coronavirus patients a 'learning experience'
At its peak, 65 people with coronavirus were being cared for at Royal Papworth Hospital in Cambridge.
Coronavirus UK map: How many confirmed cases are there in your area?
Key graphics explaining how coronavirus has spread in the UK and the government's response.
Coronavirus: How to protect your mental health
Advice on protecting your mental health during the coronavirus outbreak.
Coronavirus: Intensive care and other key terms explained
Use our tool to check the meaning of key words and phrases associated with the Covid-19 outbreak.
Coronavirus: What are social distancing and lockdown rules?
Lockdown rules are changing so you can now meet people and carry out a wide range of activities.

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