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Yesterday, 14:06

Council tax bills are set to rise in Breckland after an increase was approved by councillors.

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Terry Jermy
Yesterday, 06:30

Breckland Council is set to decide on the rate of council tax for the following year at a meeting later today.

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Breckland Council
Wed, 12:33

A public consultation is underway to gather people’s views on proposed changes to Breckland Council’s draft Local Plan, which will act as a blueprint for the district’s growth until 2036.

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Breckland Council
Tue, 11:29

A programme tackling loneliness and promoting creativity and volunteering in some of Norfolk’s isolated villages has won an award.

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Paul Claussen
Friday, February 15, 2019

A report has revealed the gender pay gap for council staff has narrowed but men are still getting paid five times more in bonuses than women.

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Breckland Council
Thursday, February 14, 2019

Developers have withdrawn plans to build 25 new homes in Watton after recommendations were made to Breckland Council for it to be refused.

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Breckland Council
Monday, February 11, 2019

Plans for a new state-of-the-art police station in Swaffham have been given the green light.

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Nigel Wilkin
Friday, February 8, 2019

More than 1,000 people have signed a petition calling for the Green Britain Centre in Swaffham to be re-opened.

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Breckland Council
Friday, February 1, 2019

Plans to build a new mid Norfolk police station as part of the force’s vision for the future of policing in the county have been earmarked for approval.

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Breckland Council
Thursday, January 31, 2019

A rural transport scheme has launched an innovative new project to help people overcome barriers to getting back into employment.

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Breckland Council
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

A district council will hold a free open evening in an effort to encourage local residents to stand as councillors.

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Norfolk Community Foundation
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

An MP has said he has “no doubt” a successful judicial review will be held over plans to locate a substation connected to one of the world’s largest windfarms in a quiet Norfolk village.

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George Freeman
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

A couple have told how they want to move out of their Norfolk home after their driveway was repeatedly used as a toilet by passers-by.

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Breckland Council
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

A new £100,000 fund has been launched in Breckland to support local entrepreneurs looking to grow their businesses in an effort to boost employment and training opportunities in the area.

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Norfolk Community Foundation
Friday, December 21, 2018

Staff at a district council have raised over £2,000 for three different charities.

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Breckland Council
Thursday, December 20, 2018

Plans for a new state-of-the-art police station in Swaffham, which will replace the existing station in the town as part of Norfolk Police’s 2020 vision, have been revealed.

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Simon Bailey
Wednesday, December 19, 2018

An MP has raised fears about an energy firm digging up land which was contaminated after a fighter jet crash.

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George Freeman
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

A Norfolk council which voted unanimously to approve a draft local plan is facing criticism from a town council for “disappointing and worrying” issues.

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Gordon Bambridge
Sunday, December 9, 2018

Drivers are being forced to pay a “stealth tax”, it has been claimed, after it was revealed car owners in Norwich paid £74 on average last year to park their cars.

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Broadland District Council
Friday, December 7, 2018

A council is to partner with a private developer to build sixteen new homes in a mid Norfolk village.

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Breckland Council
Friday, December 7, 2018

A Norfolk council voted unanimously to accept changes to its draft local plan which removed restrictions on development in the district’s rural areas, despite reluctance from ‘heavy hearted’ councillors.

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Gordon Bambridge
Friday, December 7, 2018

A new electoral ward created in Thetford has been named after a Celtic tribe who lived in the area, after councillors raised concerns of confusion.

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Terry Jermy
Friday, December 7, 2018

A councillor who raised questions about a council leader’s alleged ‘undisclosed personal connection’ to the previous owners of a multi-million pound golf club has resigned from the Conservative group.

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William Nunn
Friday, December 7, 2018

The leader of a council which repeatedly kept secret a decision about a multi-million pound golf club it bought has denied having an “undisclosed personal connection” with the club’s previous owners.

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William Nunn
Thursday, December 6, 2018

The future of a controversial contract which sees Norfolk planning decisions made by staff 450 miles away was today called into question by councillors.

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William Nunn
Monday, December 3, 2018

Breckland District Council is planning to raise the amount of council tax it gets in order to “maintain the council’s strong financial position” and “protect local services.”

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Breckland District Council
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Four new electric car charging points will be installed across Breckland in an effort to encourage more environmentally friendly ways of travel.

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Alison Webb
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Breckland Council is looking for volunteers to help keep its community fridges going.

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Paul Claussen
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Plans to build 97 more homes on the Swan’s Nest site in Swaffham have been approved by Breckland Council’s Planning Committee.

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Abel Homes
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Breckland Council’s main meeting room has now been officially reopened as The Jordan Room, in honour of the late former council leader Cliff Jordan.

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Cliff Jordan

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