Developments

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
Events
Action
• 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
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
St Ives police get Joanne Beaven's stolen wallet after 18 years
Complete with driving licence and an Eric Cantona photo, it was posted through a police station door.
A-levels: Four teenagers' video diaries
We follow four teenagers as they await and then find out their grades.
St Neots vodka and Pimm's masked robbers jailed
A "quick thinking" shop assistant raised the alarm after two women tried to robbed a Londis shop.
Man sentenced for filming up women's skirts in London
Richard Sivier was caught a day before a new law with tougher upskirting sentences was introduced.
Stormzy launches Cambridge scholarship for black students
The grime MC is helping to fund two black students going to Cambridge this year.
Speeding Cambridgeshire guided busway driver gets suspended sentence
The driver of a bus that crashed on the Cambridgeshire guided busway injuring five passengers admits safety breaches.
Boy fishes mortar shell from Cambridge river
Eleven-year-old Monty Greenway's find led to a response from an Army bomb squad.
'Shell shock' as Cambridge tortoise dug out of drainpipe
Herman the tortoise was heard scratching in the pipe buried deep beneath his owner's garden.
Youngest master brewer Ross O'Hara gives his top tips
Ross O'Hara has qualified as the youngest master brewer at the age of just 28.
Jonnie Peacock: Paralympic sprint champion steps back into training
Jonnie Peacock steps up his preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics following an eventful year off the track.
Carabao Cup: Amond double helps Newport hammer Cambridge 4-1
Newport County reach the second round of the EFL Cup with a comfortable win at a lacklustre Cambridge United.

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