Seniors

Adults & older people
Information, advice and products tailored to the needs of older people Care & support
Deaf, hearing loss and vision
Disability
Getting out & about
Living at home
Mental wellbeing
Money matters
Planning ahead
Working together

Cambridgehsire County Council Web Site

Adults & older people
Age UK
Information, advice and products tailored to the needs of older people
Age UK
Online Security Guide
The Senior Citizen's Guide to Privacy Online
A guide on how to safely navigate the internet, from getting set up and understanding basic computer security to recognizing online scams and taking advantage of online banking and healthcare.
Guide to Privacy Online
Choose.co.uk Logo
Guides for consumers and price comparison site
What help can I get paying fuel bills this winter? Fuel Bill Guide

Home insulation and boilers for free, here's how: Insulation and Boilers Guide
Royal Voluntary Service
Advice and support Since 1938 Royal Voluntary Service volunteers have been offering guidance and advice to the many people that they help on a daily basis.
Royal Voluntary Service
In and around Burwell
Ashgrove
Parsonage Close, Burwell, Cambridgeshire, CB25 0DR
Retirement/sheltered housing
84 flats, bungalows, cottages. Built in 1988. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom
Resident management staff and community alarm service
Lift, lounge, laundry, guest facilities, garden, hairdressing salon, library
Both cats & dogs generally accepted (subject to terms of lease and landlord permission)
Leasehold
Resident manager: Glynis Lawrence
01638 743334
Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm
Burwell and district Day Centre
Burwell & District Day Centre, Ash Grove, Burwell, Cambridge CB25 0EN, UK
In addition to providing hot, freshly cooked meals on five days of the week, it also offers entertainment and good companionship in congenial surroundings
Co-ordinator:Margaret Davies
01638 743363
Burwell Sight 2nd Monday of each month 2.30-4pm
- Hearing aid service, 3rd Tuesday of each month
Chiropody 3 times a month
See Web Page for details on these and other activities
Facebook Page

Burwell and district Day Centre
Cambridgeshire Hearing Help
Hold a Hearing Help Drop in session in Burwell and district Day Centre
every 3rd Tuesday of the month from 9.15am to 11.45am
NHS hearing aid users can drop in anytime between those times to have their hearing aid batteries replaced, and hearing aids cleaned and re tubed free of charge. We also offer free advice on hearing aid use.
Cambridgeshire Hearing Help Working Days Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 9.00am to 1.00pm
Cambridgeshire Hearing Help CIO
8A Romsey Terrace
Cambridge
CB1 3NH

Web Site

01223 416141 email www.cambridgeshirehearinghelp.org.uk logo
Over sixties club
Gardiner Memorial Hall Friday 2 to 4pm, Chairman: Mr. Cyril Durrant
01638 741481
Ness court
Baker Drive, Burwell, Cambridgeshire CB25 0AD
Sanctuary supported living
Supported living for over 55's Manager: Jenny Brassett
01638 743636

email
Activities: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday Monday Club: Information from Ellen Willey
01638 741507

Ness court
Queen's Court
Queen's Court
2 Downing Close
Bottisham
Cambridgeshire
CB25 9DD
MHA (Founded by members of the Methodist Church in 1943)
MHA is a charity providing care, accommodation and support services for more than 16,000 older people throughout Britain. Our mission is to improve the quality of life of older people, inspired by Christian concern.
01223 811905
Residents:
01223 811906

Queen's Court
Events
Grand Opening - Recreation Ground
Grand Opening of the new facilities at Burwell Recreation Ground on Saturday 13th July from 10 am.
Action
Proposal for battery energy storage facility
Pivot Power Logo
• Aura Power, a renewable energy developer, is looking to develop a battery-based energy storage system (BESS) on land at Weirs Drove, Burwell

View PDF File
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)
See more information
Sunnica Logo
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
Cambridge flat fire sees homes evacuated
Dozens of firefighters tackled the blaze in Cambridge which broke out in the early hours.
Moon landings: Apollo 11 celebrated in Cambridge University maps
Old maps of the Moon and stars celebrate the 50th anniversary of man walking on the Moon.
Wisbech murder: Oleg Titovs jailed for killing Jurijs Paramonovs
Olegs Titovs stabbed Jurijs Paramonovs once through the heart after a drunken argument.
Man hurt as huge tree falls on car at Manea play park
The massive tree fell on the car as it was parked underneath it outside a children's play park.
Cambridge GP who kissed colleague without consent given warning
A medical tribunal hears that the doctor had "taken leave of his senses".
Suspected illegal immigrants found in lorry near Peterborough
Seven adults and a child are found hiding in the back of a refrigerated fruit lorry.
East of England 999 software risks missing sepsis
The East of England Ambulance Service says it is working to improve diagnoses by call handlers.
Suffolk A14: Firms bid to end '£360m-a-year delays'
Businesses identify seven "pinch points" in need of improvement on the east-west dual carriageway.
Man filmed driving unattended police car in Peterborough
The officers had gone to buy refreshments from a shop, leaving the keys inside.
Astronaut scarecrow loses competition on Moon landing anniversary
The lifesize Neil Armstrong did not comply with all the rules of a village scarecrow competition.
WW2 veteran awarded Norway campaign medal
George Hockney said it was "an honour" to accept the award "on behalf of all my comrades".

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