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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

A landmark environmental centre, which helped to educate school children across the Norfolk about food, energy and transport, has suddenly announce it will close after nearly 20 years.

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Breckland Council
Sunday, June 10, 2018

Tributes were today continuing to be paid following the death of former Norfolk County Council leader Cliff Jordan.

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Alison Thomas
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

A new service is being launched to provide support to residents when the new benefits system is rolled out.

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Breckland Council
Monday, May 21, 2018

A fast growing lottery launched by a Norfolk council could contribute up to £30,000 to charitable causes by the end of the year.

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Paul Claussen
Thursday, May 17, 2018

Breckland Council has elected Richard Duffield as its new chairman.

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Breckland Council
Friday, May 11, 2018

I always knew football fans take the sport seriously - but this week we found out just how much.

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Labour
Friday, May 4, 2018

Breckland Council’s Cabinet has drafted new measures to help improve air quality in Swaffham.

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Alison Webb
Monday, April 30, 2018

There was one particular headline which caught my eye this week - and for once I have to admit it wasn’t one of our own.

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Labour
Saturday, April 21, 2018

I had to have a chuckle at this week’s furore surrounding Breckland Council.

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Labour
Thursday, April 19, 2018

More than 100 people entered a prize draw to win a hamper at the launch event of a new initiative to promote local and independent shops.

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Breckland Council
Saturday, April 14, 2018

A council which has launched a scheme to protect local business has been told it ought to practice what it is preaching, as it has been revealed it heavily relies on major brands itself.

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William Nunn
Friday, April 13, 2018

Independent shops in Breckland are fighting back against the national chains in an attempt to entice people back to their local high street.

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William Nunn
Friday, April 13, 2018

Another local authority has thrown its weight behind the Just Dual It campaign.

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William Nunn
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

An innovative new scheme to help independent shops in Norfolk fight back against multi-national chains is set to be launched.

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William Nunn
Saturday, April 7, 2018

Attempted car break-ins and reports of suspicious activity have left residents in a Norfolk market town feeling concerned that they are facing a growing crime problem.

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Breckland Council
Friday, April 6, 2018

Villagers have raised concerns over a bid to build an organic free range egg production unit for thousands of hens.

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Breckland Council
Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Breckland has become the first district council to launch a lottery where proceeds will be donated towards good causes in the community.

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Paul Claussen
Tuesday, April 3, 2018

A council in Norfolk has created a fund to support organisations and communities that wish to stage events that conserve the heritage of the First World War.

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Paul Claussen
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Amid challenging times for the high street a council has launched a rate relief scheme to encourage more retail firms into market towns.

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Paul Claussen
Wednesday, March 14, 2018

An internationally acclaimed singer will take to the stage in a series of daytime performances across Norfolk.

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Breckland Council
Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Cabinet meetings held by Breckland Council are set to be held in public locations outside of the main council offices.

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William Nunn
Friday, March 2, 2018

People will have to wait a bit longer for their bins to be emptied, with collections across most of Norfolk once again cancelled because of the weather.

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Broadland District Council
Tuesday, February 27, 2018

People are being encouraged to take part in a community lottery which will help Breckland-based groups and organisations raise much-needed funds.

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Breckland Council
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

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
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 District Council
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

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

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Stan Hebborn
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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Alison Webb
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

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