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.
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Burwell Museum & Windmill
Bury St Edmunds
Official tourism web site for Bury St Edmunds
Bury St Edmunds
Chippenham Fen
Woodland Trust
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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
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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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)
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BBC News - Cambridgeshire
Thorney B1040 ditch crash: Woman arrested over man's death
The driver of a Renault Clio is arrested over the death of 41-year-old Roger Van Kerro.
King's Dyke crossing: New builder sought as project costs rise
Cambridgeshire County Council says it can no longer work with Kier after estimates continued to rise.
Wisbech St Mary fire: Three ponies die as barns destroyed
Firefighters are unable to save the animals as they tackle a massive fire at a farm.
Banksy 'Grappling Hook' goes on show at Ely Cathedral
The artist's crucifix sculpture, which adorned his "hotel" in Bethlehem, is loaned to Ely Cathedral.
Cambridge cyclist death: Driver 'didn't see' bicycle before collision
A woman is given a driving ban after a crash in which a "giant of the conservation world" died.
A1 in Bedfordshire reopens after burst water main
A four-mile stretch of the carriageway was closed for nearly a day.
Blind golf: Impairment 'won't stop me playing'
Nick Burr lost his sight aged 25 but is determined to make the most of it.
Peterborough by-election fraud inquiry: No 'offences' in all cases
The by-election was won by Labour who narrowly beat the Brexit Party into second place.
Cambridge Mill Road shop fire sees homes evacuated
Dozens of firefighters tackle the blaze in Cambridge which broke out late on Monday night.
Moon landings: Apollo 11 celebrated in Cambridge University maps
A rubbing of a Chinese star map dating from about 1190 is among the items on show.
Astronaut scarecrow loses competition on Moon landing anniversary
The lifesize Neil Armstrong did not comply with all the rules of a village scarecrow competition.

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