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Friday, August 11, 2017

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.

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Breckland Council
Thursday, July 13, 2017

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.

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Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Councillors have vowed to use all powers available to clean up eyesore sites across Breckland.

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Wednesday, June 7, 2017

The hunt is on today for a Norfolk couple who police fear have abducted their seven-month-old baby.

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Saturday, June 3, 2017

A key document that will help shape future housing and homelessness services in the district has been given the green light by Breckland councillors.

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Friday, May 19, 2017

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.

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Norfolk County Council
Friday, May 19, 2017

An important meeting of leading figures in Norfolk education is being held today.

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Norfolk County Council
Thursday, May 18, 2017

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.”

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Police in Ireland have dropped an investigation into alleged blasphemous comments made by Stephen Fry.

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Ireland
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

To some they are synonymous with life on the seaside, while others view seagulls as a major pest which need to be controlled.

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United Kingdom
Monday, May 1, 2017

Many people in East Anglia would welcome the introduction of penalty fines for feeding seagulls, a poll has suggested.

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United Kingdom
Sunday, April 9, 2017

They may look like dramatic scenes of police in action.

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Norfolk police
Thursday, April 6, 2017

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.”

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William Nunn
Tuesday, April 4, 2017

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.

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Friday, March 17, 2017

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.

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Friday, March 17, 2017

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.

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

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.

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Monday, March 13, 2017

A document which will have a crucial role in shaping Breckland’s future over the next 20 years will be discussed this week.

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Runners turned out in their shroves as Swaffham Lions hosted the town’s annual Pancake Day races.

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

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.

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Sunday, February 19, 2017

Some people set out to run just one marathon in their lifetime.

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Saturday, February 18, 2017

The impact of litter on Norfolk’s wildlife is being highlighted as part of a campaign to clean up the county.

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Henry Bellingham
Friday, January 6, 2017

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.

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Norfolk Community Foundation

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