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I don't have or want a Facebook account so if you have community information 'hidden' on a closed Facebook page and want it to appear on this site please contact me.
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For everyone and especially parents the following guide provides useful advice on:
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Gaming consoles and online games
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Online predators
Version 1: The Ultimate Parent Guide for Protecting Your Child on the Internet Version 2: 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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Village News
SMS energises 50MW
battery energy
storage site
Oxford Archaeology News
Visitors welcomed to
Bronze Age Burwell Oxford archaeology
UK's biggest solar farm planned for east of England (Click on image for larger version)
Proposed Solar Farm
Latest Proposals
Millstone Park Housing Development
(350 new homes)
This Land Web Site
Planning Docs
Events
Clunch Magazine
Online
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
Bluntisham Grade II listed church reopens for the whole community
Work was carried out to make the church "warm and welcoming", the Reverend Tim Williamson says.
Addenbrooke's Hospital breached duty of care over stroke patient
The High Court finds a woman would have not suffered a stroke had she been given the correct drug.
A14: Surveys carried out after road scheme trees die
National Highways says it will not "walk away" after checks reveal many trees had not survived.
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough deputy mayor removed
Conservative councillor Wayne Fitzgerald says he was notified of the decision via email.
Welney flood barrier: Norfolk road to be closed for weeks
The work will prevent water from a reservoir spilling along the Norfolk-Cambridgeshire border.
Ukrainian refugee makes giant shirt to celebrate Vyshyvanka Day in Cambridge
The embroidered shirts are part of Ukrainian national dress and form part of an annual folk day.
Hunts District Council 'rainbow coalition' takes over from Conservatives
The Conservatives fail to gain a majority in Huntingdonshire for the first time in 46 years.
Artist looking for 42-year-old work for Northampton exhibition
One of the paintings was given to a school in Northampton which has now been demolished.
James Holden: Cambridge sign goalkeeper from Reading
League One side Cambridge United sign goalkeeper James Holden from Reading on a two-year deal.
Liam O'Neil: Cambridge United midfielder signs new deal for 2022-23
Midfielder Liam O'Neil becomes the latest Cambridge United player to agree a contract for next season with the club.
Liam Bennett: Cambridge reward young defender with new two-year contract
Cambridge United defender Liam Bennett signs a new two-year contract with an option for a further 12 months.

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