Public Utilities

Gas
To report a gas or carbon monoxide emergency, or if a pipeline is struck (even if no gas leak has occurred) call the National Gas Emergency Service 24 hours a day on 0800 111 999 (calls are recorded and may be monitored).
0800 111999
General Recycling
Fortnightly service for newspapers, tins and bottles collected from roadside. For information:
01353 863864
Milton Recycling Centre, Butts Lane, Milton:
01223 860674
Bins for bottles (glass and plastic), cans, paper & clothes at Burwell: Village College & Ex-service Club Bins for plastic bottles at Tan House Lane Garden / vegetable / wood waste: Burwell Allotments Shredder Plastics / clothes / bottles: Tesco Supermarkets.
Water & Sewerage
At all times:
0800 145145
Bill enquiries:
0800 919155
Electricity
At all times:
01223 440221
Supply problems:
0800 783838
Energy Conservation
Insulate your home to save money and reduce CO2 emmisions. Arrange a no obligation survey of your home. Contact: HEAT Cambridgeshire Scheme:
08000930450
ECDC Energy Conservation Officer:
01353 616251
Power cut?
Working 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to keep your lights on but sometimes faults occur.
0800 3163105 (From Landline)

03333232105 (From Mobile)

Web
Text POWER and your postcode to 80876
Refuse / Recycling

Check Dates by Postcode/Address
Normal weekly collection on Thursdays or Fridays Large articles can be collected free of charge (not bathroom or kitchen fittings):
01353863864
Events
Action
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
ELIGIBLE FOR A FREE NHS FLU VACCINE?
If you are a registered patient with Burwell Surgery
BOOK YOUR APPOINTMENT TODAY:
01638 741234
Proposed Solar Farm
UK's biggest solar farm planned for east of England (Click on image for larger version)
See more information
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BBC News - Cambridgeshire
Cambridge United 'hopping mad' as rabbits eat goal net
Fans say Cambridge United should sign the bunnies as at least "they appear to know where the net is".
Cambridgeshire Police pick up escaped sheep near Tydd Gote
Have ewe herd the one about the sheep in police custody?
Adam White jailed for A16 crash that killed mum-of-two
Katy Cunningham died and her daughter was left in a coma when Adam White crashed into their vehicle.
Dominic Hamlyn: Student with heart condition died after swimming
Dominic Hamlyn, who died from sudden adult death syndrome, was swimming underwater during a birthday challenge.
Emma Brown: Runner battled anorexia 'hell' for years
An inquest into Emma Brown's death hears she developed an eating disorder after being bullied.
Payout for woman who lost leg in Cambridge fairground crash
Joanne Jagger will receive compensation from the driver and event organiser.
Peterborough death: Woman hit in Bretton Centre car park
The woman died five days after a collision and police appeal for witnesses.
Cambridgeshire schoolboy approached by two men, police warn
A primary schoolboy reports that he was approached outside a High Street post office.
Cambridge King's Parade anti-terror barrier a 'carbuncle'
The temporary measure is erected amid concerns tourists could be targeted in a terror attack.
Greater Anglia: Nearly half of operator's rural trains late
Greater Anglia said it was "very sorry" for the problems in December.
Wisbech cardiac arrest postman told medics 'I'm going'
A paramedic says it is "incredibly rare... to have such lucid conversations".

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