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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, December 18, 2017

A developer was warned to “work with the community” after an application for 284 homes in Dereham was turned down by council planners by one vote.

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George Freeman
Monday, November 20, 2017

Campaigners battling to save one of Dereham’s oldest oak trees are celebrating a victory for nature over concrete after developers were told it should not be felled to build an access road for a proposed housing scheme.

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Breckland Council
Thursday, November 16, 2017

Campaigners fighting plans to build homes next to a Dereham beauty spot are calling on people to show the strength of feeling against the development at a planning meeting on Monday.

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Breckland Council
Wednesday, November 15, 2017

A magical Christmas experience comes to Dereham next month when the town’s landmark windmill is visited by Santa.

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Alison Webb
Monday, November 13, 2017

Breckland district council are encouraging residents to check the food hygiene ratings of their favourite restaurants before booking a festive meal.

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Alison Webb
Tuesday, August 29, 2017

A new development of 127 houses has been given approval for land behind the redundant maltings in Dereham but the maltings building itself will not be brought back into commercial use.

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Alison Webb
Monday, May 15, 2017

A controversial planning application for up to 100 homes in Dereham has been submitted for a second time after it was previously refused on the basis that the development would lead to a loss of employment land.

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Alison Webb
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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Alison Webb
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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Alison Webb

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