Breckland Council is calling on residents to take part in a survey that will help local companies and boost job prospects by identifying skills gaps.
Parents are being urged to stub it out on the sidelines in a new campaign aimed at making youth football pitches across Norfolk smoke free zones.
Councillors have vowed to use all powers available to clean up eyesore sites across Breckland.
The hunt is on today for a Norfolk couple who police fear have abducted their seven-month-old baby.
A key document that will help shape future housing and homelessness services in the district has been given the green light by Breckland councillors.
Charging schools which expel students could worsen an alarming rise in expulsion rates in Norfolk and have a damaging impact on children’s welfare, a principal has warned.
An important meeting of leading figures in Norfolk education is being held today.
Former Dereham mayor Kate Millbank has been elected as the new chairman of Breckland Council and said she hoped to do the job “with dignity and glamour.”
Police in Ireland have dropped an investigation into alleged blasphemous comments made by Stephen Fry.
To some they are synonymous with life on the seaside, while others view seagulls as a major pest which need to be controlled.
Many people in East Anglia would welcome the introduction of penalty fines for feeding seagulls, a poll has suggested.
They may look like dramatic scenes of police in action.
An independent review of Breckland Council has found it is “doing a good job for residents”, “has strong and effective leadership”, and demonstrates “sound financial management.”
The construction of the first new homes built as part of a multi-million pound investment partnership between Breckland Council and private developers The Land Group is nearing completion.
Dignitaries from across Norfolk and further afield gathered at Robertson Barracks in Swanton Morley, near Dereham, for the official reception of Breckland Council chairman Bill Borrett.
Conservative Theresa Hewett has been elected to represent the Saham Toney ward on Breckland Council, following the resignation of Charles Carter who was filmed making lewd comments to a hunt protestor.
A district councillor is calling on his authority to hold meetings in evenings to encourage the public to become more involved in important issues affecting their communities.
A document which will have a crucial role in shaping Breckland’s future over the next 20 years will be discussed this week.
Runners turned out in their shroves as Swaffham Lions hosted the town’s annual Pancake Day races.
Five candidates will battle it out for the seat on Breckland Council vacated by Conservative Charles Carter who resigned after being filmed making lewd comments to a hunt protestor.
Some people set out to run just one marathon in their lifetime.
The impact of litter on Norfolk’s wildlife is being highlighted as part of a campaign to clean up the county.
Breckland Council is again inviting applications for a share of its Outdoor Sport and Play Fund, in a bid to allocate the £114,000 currently in the pot.
Celebrations are being held in towns and villages across Breckland which will see sport and play facilities improved thanks to £195,000 of funding.
A government minister praised Norfolk’s world class food and drinks industry during a festival celebrating local produce.
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