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Market town’s community centre reopens with plans for new development

PUBLISHED: 09:39 06 September 2020

An artist's impression on what the large, independently accessed garden room might look like. Picture: Richard Smith Architects/The trustees of Fakenham community centre

An artist's impression on what the large, independently accessed garden room might look like. Picture: Richard Smith Architects/The trustees of Fakenham community centre

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A group in charge of a market town’s community centre is hoping to make further improvements as it reopens.

The crinkle crankle wall in Fakenham's Community Centres' garden. Picture: The trustees of Fakenham community centreThe crinkle crankle wall in Fakenham's Community Centres' garden. Picture: The trustees of Fakenham community centre

The trustees of Fakenham Community Centre announced that the centre will re-open on September 7 as regular groups, including the cadets can meet there in a safe way.

The group said social activities and exercise classes could restart, with precautions in place.

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They said each room had been assessed to cater for physical distancing, with capacity for groups ranging in size from 11 to 125 people.

The trustees are also developing a project as they bid for funding to build a large, independently accessed garden room, along with improvements to the garden area.

Chairperson Beryl Bratt said: “We aim to keep rates as low as possible as we recognise the importance of the centre as a community resource.”


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