Developments

Goosehill_Farm_Solar_Farm - 2020
Little Fen/Dyson's Drove 2019-
Off Toyse Lane (Demolished Bungalow Site) 2018-
Several houses
The old Crown Pub re-development (2018-
Several houses and included conversion of pub to residential property
Birches Tye (Hopkins Homes)
Started in 2016. 70 units (52 Private and 18 Affordable.)
Birches Tye
Birches Tye (Hopkins Homes)
The Anchor Pub Garden
June 2016, 2 new houses by the river
Dyson's Drove
4 Houses (2016-2017)
Dyson's Drove
Burwell Farm has been bought by the National Trust at a cost of 1.7 million pounds
Flashy National Trust leaflets through the post confirm that the National Trust has acquired 450 acres of land to extend and help preserve the Fen extending from Wicken. See the
Wicken National Trust Site
for more info.
Copperfield Way (Off Isaacson Road)
Another development currently underway (Nov. 2004)
Factory Site re-development
Latest Update (9-June-2002): Construction continues:
Latest Update (27-Apr-2004): Most of the estate is now complete:
Jubilee Green
This park has been updated and improved (Nov. 2004)
New Library
Now completed and open for business (Jan. 2006)
New Skate Park
The skate park is now Complete (Nov. 2004)
Browns of Burwell development
The Browns of Burwell site in North Street has been acquired by
Twigden Homes
. They will be presenting their development plans for the site at the
Parish Council
meeting in the Jubilee Reading Room on the 30th July 2003.
Brown's Site as of February 2004

Construction well under way (Nov. 2004)
New Woodland
The two woods recently planted should help improve the quality of life in the village. These are Priory Wood between Priory Close and Weirs Drove at Crowhall Farm
Coronavirus / COVID-19
Events
Action
BritishRedCross
Beirut Emergency
Appeal
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You can still travel to donate.
Please keep donating.
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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
Aug-Sep 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
Coronavirus severely restricts Antarctic science
Keeping Covid out of Antarctica means little research will be done on the continent in 2020-2021.
Cambridgeshire arts group gets money to turn derelict mill into new venue
A 19th Century abandoned mill is to be transformed by a community arts and theatre group.
Separated twins' parents thank Colchester nurses for pictures
The premature babies were treated in hospitals 60 miles apart but an app kept their parents updated.
Cambridgeshire primary school caretaker filmed children
Charles Wixcey was described as "every parent's worst nightmare".
Peterborough death: Police referred to watchdog
Officers were called after the man was reportedly seen walking into oncoming traffic.
Coronavirus in the UK: 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 does test-and-trace work?
People who have been in close contact with someone found to have Covid-19 are now being traced.
Coronavirus: What are the rules for face masks or face coverings?
Museums, galleries and cinemas are added to the places where face coverings should be worn in England.
Coronavirus vaccine: When will we have one?
About 200 groups of medical researchers around the world are working on a vaccine for Covid-19.
Coronavirus: What are social distancing and self-isolation rules?
Social distancing and lockdown rules are changing in England - but what can you now do?
Robbie Cundy: Cambridge United sign Bristol City defender on loan
Cambridge United sign defender Robbie Cundy on loan from Bristol City for the 2020-21 season.

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