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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:
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Gaming consoles and online games
Social media
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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Village News
Recreation ground developments almost complete with upgrade to Pavillion and Skatepark, Trim Track construction and new Tennis Courts
Proposed Solar Farm
UK's biggest solar farm planned for east of England (Click on image for larger version)
See Sunnica Web Site for more information
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
Firm fined £180k for Linton site manager death
Edward Orlopp, 45, was knocked down by a lorry and killed at a grain store in July 2016.
Peterborough by-election fraud inquiry: No 'offences' in three cases
Three of five allegations of malpractice over the Peterborough by-election have been ruled out.
Cambridge college apology after autistic boy 'removed' from chapel
The Dean of King's College Cambridge apologises after an autistic boy is asked to leave a service.
Parish council tax bills rise 'to save services from cuts'
BBC analysis found 45 parishes more than doubled their levy on the Band D council tax for 2019-20.
Himesh Patel: Yesterday film star discusses acting roots
Film star Himesh Patel on growing up and filming in his "home turf".
Impaled Peterborough car prompts novel police response
Police post photographs of an impaled car to stop passing motorists trying to take their own.
Witchcraft to murder: Records reveal 200 years of crimes
Court records from the Isle of Ely Assizes will be preserved for the public by Cambridge archivists.
EFL fixtures 2019-20: Your club-by-club guide to the new season
Find out your team's fixtures in the Championship, League One and League Two during the 2019-20 season.
Carabao Cup first-round draw made
League Two newcomers Salford City will face Championship club Leeds United in the Carabao Cup first round.
Sam Norris: Speedway racer on life support after crash
A 15-year-old speedway racer is on life support after suffering a "serious brain injury" in a crash at the British Youth Championships in Glasgow.
Wes Hoolahan: Cambridge United take ex-Norwich midfielder on trial
Wes Hoolahan will train with Cambridge United during pre-season while he considers a contract offer from the League Two club.

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