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Residents of three Breckland communities are being reminded consultations are still ongoing and their views are being sought.

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Thetford Town Council
Mon, 14:00

A litter pick event is set to take place on Barnham Cross Common in Thetford.

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Breckland Council
Thursday, February 15, 2018

A controversial resubmitted bid to build houses in a small village, which many residents felt would harm its character, has been refused.

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Breckland Council
Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Breckland District Council members will decide whether to raise council tax in order protect frontline services later this month.

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Breckland Council
Friday, February 2, 2018

The delivery of a 5,000 home development on the outskirts of Thetford will be accelerated after Breckland Council received a £9.9m funding boost.

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Elizabeth Truss
Thursday, February 1, 2018

The reconstruction of the service will see the closure of the small offices in Swaffham, Watton, Attleborough and Dereham town centre.

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Breckland Council
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

To help tackle litter in parts of Watton a new group has been launched.

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Breckland Council
Wednesday, January 24, 2018

RSPCA inspectors have visited a travellers’ site in Thetford over animal welfare issues.

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Breckland Council
Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Residents, businesses and organisations are being asked to help keep Thetford’s Community Fridge stocked.

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Breckland Council
Friday, January 19, 2018

Independent retailers will be given an online shop window as part of plans to create a ‘digital high street’ in some of Norfolk’s market towns.

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William Nunn
Thursday, January 18, 2018

It is a problem you would expect in the crowded streets of London but a Norfolk market town has become embroiled in a battle against dangerously high pollution levels. If it is not solved residents, particularly children and the elderly, could face serious health risks. STEVE SHAW reports...

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Improvements to two community facilities in a Breckland village will be able to go ahead following funding grants.

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Breckland Council
Monday, January 8, 2018

The demolition of an historic farmhouse and barns in Necton is expected to be approved by planners to make way for 46 new homes.

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Breckland Council
Monday, January 8, 2018

The views of residents in Breckland communities are being sought on administrative changes requested by parish councils.

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Thetford Town Council
Monday, December 4, 2017

Time limits are to be enforced in car parks in and around Swaffham’s town centre in an effort to make parking restrictions more consistent.

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Paul Claussen
Friday, November 24, 2017

A controversial housing application which was rejected by a planning inspector has been resubmitted - much to the anger of villagers.

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Breckland Council
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

A Breckland church has received a grant for thousands of pounds which will help them install a lift to help with disabled access.

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Roy Brame
Thursday, November 16, 2017

“Look before you book” - That is the message from Breckland District Council ahead of the Christmas party season.

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Food Standards Agency
Thursday, November 16, 2017

Norfolk’s first community fridge has already proved a success just weeks after it was launched.

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Paul Claussen
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

A new sign has been unveiled at a community pub which continues to make progress.

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William Nunn
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

A new store and drive-through coffee shop may soon be built in Necton if plans are granted by Breckland Council.

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Breckland Council
Saturday, October 7, 2017

A volunteer survey to measure the number of HGVs travelling through Swaffham has come to an end and residents hope the results will prompt a larger council survey in the future.

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Breckland Council
Thursday, October 5, 2017

Residents, organisations and businesses are being encouraged to help in a charity cleaning event in their town.

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Amy Lucas
Thursday, September 28, 2017

A new initiative has been launched to encourage people to recycle correctly while also raising funds for local schools in the Watton and Carbrooke area.

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Paul Claussen
Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Breckland councillors have voted to accept new funding that will help improve the support offered to those at risk of homelessness.

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Breckland Council
Thursday, September 14, 2017

A biomass energy plant which has brought permanent jobs and millions of pounds to the local economy has been officially opened.

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Breckland Council
Thursday, September 14, 2017

A ceremony will be held today to officially open the Snetterton Renewable Energy Plant.

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Breckland Council
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

A ground-breaking programme, funded by a £185,000 lottery grant, is being launched across the Breckland district next week to engage isolated older people in the arts.

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Paul Claussen
Monday, September 11, 2017

Characterised by the distinct landscape of the Brecks, Wayland boasts areas of forests, miles of walking trails through beautiful countryside and traditional villages and hamlets.

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Breckland Council
Tuesday, September 5, 2017

New or relocating businesses in Breckland’s five market towns are being given the opportunity to claim up to 80 percent rate relief in their first year.

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Paul Claussen

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