Places to Visit

Angelsey Abbey
Anglesey Abbey and Garden
Angelsey Abbey
Burwell Museum & Windmill
Set among beautifully preserved historic farming buildings, Burwell Museum tells the story of a bustling fen-edge village. Alongside the 19th-century mill, displays from the everyday to the amazing vividly recreate Burwell life over the ages. There are also open spaces for children to play, lots of hands-on interactive exhibits, and play and picnic areas. Burwell Museum is run solely by volunteers, who generously donate their time to keep the Museum open to the public, and offer a wide range of events and learning opportunities. Find out more about volunteering with us here.
Web

Burwell Museum & Windmill
Bury St Edmunds
Official tourism web site for Bury St Edmunds
Bury St Edmunds
Chippenham Fen
Woodland Trust
Web

Chippenham Fen
Denny Abbey
Denny Farmland Museum and Abbey
Denny Abbey
Devil's Dyke
A walk from Woodditton to Reach A 7 mile long embankment, thrown up in Anglo-Saxon times believed to be around 1450 years old. It is scheduled as a S.S.I. (Site of Special Scientific Interest)
Wikipedia

Woodditton Site

The Wildflife Trusts

Devil's Dyke
Ely Cathedral
The very impressive cathedral in nearby Ely. Hosts concerts, lectures, craft and food fairs etc.
Cathedral Web Site

Cathedral Events

Wikipedia

Ely Cathedral
Go Ape In Thetford Forset
On Segway's, Bikes or Climbing in trees
Go Ape In Thetford Forset
Ickworth House
Ickworth House Park and Garden
Ickworth House
National Horseracing Museum
Museum tours, shop, cafe, galleries, education and even a racehorse simulator. 99 High Street, Newmarket Suffolk CB8 8JH
National Horseracing Museum
National Trust Properties
Newmarket Horseracing
Find out about the home of racing, events tickets etc.
Newmarket Horseracing
Red Lodge Karting Centre
Outdoor Karting Centre
Red Lodge Karting Centre
St Mary's Church (Burwell)
A fine mediaeval building, which is in the perpendicular style, and visible from many miles away.
Web Site

St Mary's Church (Burwell)
Thetford Forest Park
Family park in Thetford Forest
Thetford Forest Park
Wicken Fen and Burwell Fen Farm
National Trust info on Wicken Fen and Burwell Fen
Wicken Fen and Burwell Fen Farm
Wimpole Hall & Farm
National Trust Property
Wimpole Hall & Farm
Events
Tai Chi Classes - click to vew larger image
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Action
Proposal for battery energy storage facility
Pivot Power Logo
Invite to Consultation
(PDF File)
• 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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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
Cambridge Castle Mound: Calls to maintain access to hill
Campaigners fear a historic viewpoint will be closed to the public when it is sold by a council.
Fiona Onasanya: Recall petition opens in Peterborough
The petition is due to decide whether MP Fiona Onasanya will keep her seat.
'Compelling case' for Greater Cambridge metro
Work on a new transport system for Cambridge and beyond could begin "as early as 2021".
Hawking's final science study released
Stephen Hawking's final scientific paper has been released, and deals with one of the central topics in the physicist's 56-year-long career.
Red Arrows to move from RAF Scampton to one of three sites
RAF Leeming, RAF Waddington or RAF Wittering could be the potential new home of the display team.
Fiona Onasanya: Jailed MP protests innocence on YouTube
A petition that could force a by-election and unseat Fiona Onasanya as an MP will open on Tuesday.
Man's 400-mile drive to help stranger visit dying mother
Dean Moore took a woman from Teesside to Cambridge so she could visit her dying mother.
Peterborough man arrested on suspicion of making explosives
The bomb disposal unit was called to a house in Peterborough to investigate a suspicious package.
David Parr: Artist's 'awe' at 1880s artisan decorated house
Victorian artisan David Parr covered the walls of his ordinary terraced house with lavish patterns.
Ely Sainsbury's cat Garfield holds 'book signing'
The cat, called Garfield, has 5,000 Facebook followers and a new book about his adventures in a supermarket.
Boat Race: James Cracknell in Cambridge crew to face Oxford
Two-time Olympic champion James Cracknell says it will be his "proudest moment in rowing" when he competes in the 2019 Boat Race.

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