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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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Abel Homes
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
Friday, December 15, 2017

More than half of the money needed to buy Beeston pub The Ploughshare has been raised by a village group, who are planning a new fundraising drive from 2018.

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Breckland 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
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Residents in Dereham will be given the opportunity to voice their concerns over roads and find out more about local policing during an upcoming public meeting.

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Breckland Police
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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Breckland District Council
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
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

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