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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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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
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Lockdown roadmap: Your questions answered
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Haverhill: Aircraft and glider came within 100m in mid-air near-miss
The UK Airprox Board says it was "entirely serendipitous"' there was no collision.
Covid: 'Children really need to get back into school'
Parents and teachers react as it is announced that all schools in England will reopen from 8 March.

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