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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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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

High traffic levels, the state of our roads and the impact of new housing developments on local infrastructure are the issues most urgently needing attention in Mid Norfolk, a survey has found.

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US Federal Reserve
Sunday, March 19, 2017

Parts of Swaffham have been turning bright purple thanks to the work of the town’s rotary club.

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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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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Breckland Council members will meet next week to consider whether a small part of Swaffham should be classed as an Air Quality Management Area (AQMA).

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Breckland Council
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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Monday, February 20, 2017

A community remains in shock as a police investigation continues following the arrest of a man on suspicion of making threats to kill with a firearm.

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Wymondham Police Investigation Centre
Monday, February 20, 2017

A man armed with a firearm has been arrested on suspicion of making threats to kill in an incident in a village near Dereham.

Police, including armed units, were called to an address in Watton Road, Shipdham shortly after 9.40am on Friday following reports a man had made verbal threats to another man.

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Wymondham Police Investigation Centre
Saturday, February 18, 2017

A charity which plays a vital role in supporting the NHS has been raising awareness of its work.

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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, February 10, 2017

Necton Parish Council has received a prestigious award as part of the Local Council Award Scheme.

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Friday, February 10, 2017

The Green Britain Centre in Swaffham has experienced its most successful year on record - welcoming more visitors, hosting more events and serving more food than ever before.

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Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Residents and staff at a Swaffham nursing home celebrated Burns Night in style with a visit from piper Dave Harper.

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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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Gordon Bambridge
Thursday, January 5, 2017

Swaffham has some of the fattest dogs in Britain, according to a new survey.

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United Kingdom
Sunday, December 25, 2016

A Swaffham cafe put on a free Christmas lunch for more than 20 people today after generous donations from customers and suppliers.

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Tesco
Friday, December 9, 2016

When a police officer arrived on Susan Yaxley’s doorstep with chilling news about her husband a rush of emotions hit her like a thunderbolt.

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Cambridge
Friday, November 25, 2016

Swaffham’s deputy mayor has defended the use of a live reindeer at today’s Christmas market at lights switch-on event following criticism from an animal rights charity.

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Friday, October 28, 2016

Celebrations are being held in towns and villages across Breckland which will see sport and play facilities improved thanks to £195,000 of funding.

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Bill Borrett
Tuesday, October 18, 2016

The principal of The Nicholas Hamond Academy in Swaffham has been dismissed following serious breaches in applying safeguarding procedures.

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Nicholas Hamond Academy
Tuesday, October 18, 2016

A prolific cigarette thief who raided petrol stations in Swaffham and Wymondham has been jailed for four years.

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Sunday, October 16, 2016

On grounds where a Norman knight who fought alongside William the Conqueror once roamed, school children armed with pencils and clipboards learned about one of the most famous and important battles in English history.

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Wayland Academy
Thursday, October 6, 2016

Would-be thieves were caught attempting to steal lead from the roof of a Norfolk village church.

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St Mary's Church
Sunday, September 18, 2016

A government minister praised Norfolk’s world class food and drinks industry during a festival celebrating local produce.

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Elizabeth Truss

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