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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Breckland Council has invited George Freeman to discuss its partnership with Capita, which runs its building control process, in more detail after the Mid Norfolk MP added his “deep concerns” about the authority’s handling of recent planning applications.

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George Freeman
Monday, June 19, 2017

Breckland Council has won a prestigious national prize, which recognises excellence in local authorities that use collaboration and commercialism to create income from their property assets.

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Breckland Council
Monday, June 19, 2017

Breckland Council chairman Kate Millbank commended those who face danger to keep us safe as the Armed Forces flag was raised at the council offices in Dereham.

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Breckland Council
Tuesday, June 6, 2017

A market trader could soon be granted permission to sell fresh fruit and vegetables to the public from his Dereham warehouse after proving a town centre shop would not be viable.

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Breckland Council
Thursday, June 1, 2017

An application for permission to build 10 homes on the site of a former school in Necton has been rejected by Breckland Council planning officers.

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Breckland Council
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

A programme of free music and dance activities for older people in North Norfolk continues in June.

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Wells Community Hospital
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

A unique and highly sustainable home is to be built in the Norfolk countryside after permission was granted by Breckland Council.

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Breckland Council
Monday, May 8, 2017

A decision over whether to grant planning permission for 285 new homes in Dereham has been delayed.

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Breckland Council
Monday, May 8, 2017

Councillors will be urged to refuse planning permission to build 285 new homes in Dereham due to growing concerns about sewage, traffic and the impact on the character of the town.

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Breckland Council
Monday, May 1, 2017

An ambitious project to replace the village hall in Lyng has moved a step closer after Breckland Council awarded £20,000 towards the new build.

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Norfolk Community Foundation
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

A well-known councillor has called growing demand for meals at mid-Norfolk’s food bank a disgrace after recent figures show a significant increase since 2016.

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Labour
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The final phase of improvement work at the Cherry Tree car park in Dereham will begin on May 2.

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Breckland Council
Friday, April 14, 2017

Tributes are flowing today to the “flamboyant” former Mayor of Dereham Michael Fanthorpe, who died aged 84 on Monday.

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Conservative Party
Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Breckland Council is offering one-off grants to help communities come together for a nationwide event in memory Labour MP Jo Cox.

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Breckland Council
Saturday, April 8, 2017

Villagers fighting to save a 16th century pub have been thanked for giving their “blood, sweat and tears” as a campaign passes its one year anniversary with positive news.

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Breckland Council
Friday, March 31, 2017

A controversial visitor centre at a lakeside beauty spot could finally become a reality after years of failed attempts to get it passed by planners.

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Environment Agency
Friday, March 31, 2017

An MP has written to Breckland Council raising concerns over controversial plans for a visitor centre at a lakeside beauty spot, which could be granted planning approval next week.

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George Freeman
Thursday, March 30, 2017

Agricultural land in a village on the A47 between Dereham and Swaffham has been earmarked for development of 15 houses and a small shop.

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Breckland Council
Monday, March 20, 2017

Fears that Norfolk’s market towns might not have good enough roads to cope with thousands of new homes have triggered a series of special studies to tackle the potential problem.

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Breckland Council
Thursday, February 23, 2017

An extra £100,000 has been given to three Norfolk councils to help ongoing work with hundreds of domestic abuse victims over the next two years.

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Breckland Council
Thursday, February 23, 2017

Taxpayers in Breckland still receive the cheapest rate of council tax in the county, according to district councillors - despite them voting for a 6.6 per cent increase.

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Labor
Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Thousands more homes and businesses across Norfolk are to be given access to high-speed fibre broadband with the announcement of a further £11m investment in the network.

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Tom FitzPatrick
Friday, February 10, 2017

Campaigners fighting to save a 16th century village pub remain in confident mood, despite news that a planning application to build three homes on the site has been submitted.

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Breckland Council
Monday, December 26, 2016

Every resident of Norfolk is being urged to pick up one bag of litter next year in a fresh drive to clean up the county.

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Great Yarmouth Borough Council
Wednesday, June 29, 2016

The East Anglian devolution deal has suffered a further setback after it was overwhelmingly rejected by North Norfolk District Council.

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Tom FitzPatrick
Wednesday, June 29, 2016

A question mark hangs over the future of the East Anglian devolution deal after it was rejected by two councils.

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Broadland District Council

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