Breckland could see the installation of four charging points for electric and hybrid vehicles after councillors agreed to bid for Highways England funds.
An inquest has opened into the death of a Swaffham man who was the victim of a car crash on the A47 at Scarning, near Dereham.
An independent Norfolk gaming shop has raised £157 for a Swaffham-based dementia and mental health charity.
The victim of a fatal crash on the A47 at Scarning on Saturday was from the Swaffham area, police have said.
New or relocating businesses in Breckland’s five market towns are being given the opportunity to claim up to 80 percent rate relief in their first year.
Golfers took to the tees of Swaffham Golf Club in warm sunshine for a charity event organised by the town’s Rotary Club.
The community rallied round to support a village fete on one of the hottest days of the year.
A farmer has thanked “the spirit of Norfolk” for the swift return of his calf which went missing over the weekend.
A schoolgirl from Swaffham has completed a challenge most adults would find physically tough.
A 12-year-old from Swaffham has set off on a 47-mile challenge to raise money for her school.
They have done everything together all their lives and that always includes celebrating their shared birthday with a pint of Guinness at their local.
A Swaffham woman diagnosed with Parkinson’s at 43 is taking part in a 5.5mile charity walk to prove she can still live a full life.
A nurse and midwife, who was made an MBE for services to the community, has died aged 85.
A popular folk festival will return again to its woodland clearing in mid Norfolk with another eclectic mix of music, crafts and entertainment.
A 24-year-old from Swaffham, who used a vulnerable man’s bank cards to buy goods on the internet, will have to pay compensation and complete 100 hours of unpaid work.
Dereham feels as if it “has a gun at its head” with regard to approving large scale housing applications, a Breckland Council meeting heard.
It is one of the most extraordinary sights that nature bestows.
A new sports facility, a popular community centre and a village play area are to benefit from more than £30,000 of grant funding from a district council.
A programme of creative activities designed to give older people and those with dementia opportunities to get active and socialise is set to expand again after receiving grant funding from a district council.
Almost £25,000 is being made available to further enhance Breckland’s five market towns and attract more visitors and businesses.
Residents and businesses are being invited to have their say on Breckland Council’s draft budget for 2017/18.
Breckland Council is calling on people to ‘Recycle Right’ this Christmas to ensure as much recycling as possible is collected from across the district and waste diverted to landfill is minimised.
Police want to speak to the driver of a silver car who failed to stop after a crash involving three vehicles on the A47 at Swaffham.
Choosing a name for anything – from a new baby to a new car – can prove a challenge.
Rewards for young people who show good behaviour are at the centre of a new pilot scheme being launched by police today.
The deadline is approaching for Breckland residents to have their say on growth and development in their district over the next 20 years.
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