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The Ultimate Parent Guide for Protecting Your Child on the Internet
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Location information
Location: Burwell, Cambridgeshire, England
Postal Code: CB25 (Changed 2006-2007 from CB5)
STD CODE: 01638
Latitude: 52:16:26N (52.274)
Longitude: 0:19:43E (0.3287)
GeoNames: 2654195
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Action
• 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
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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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