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Monday, April 9, 2018

Plans to build nearly 100 new homes in Watton have gained momentum following further approval from Breckland Council, while decisions on proposals for hundreds more in the district were deferred.

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Keith Gilbert
Saturday, April 7, 2018

I was happy to read in the Dereham Times that Orbit Homes’ application to develop land off Greenfields Road, Dereham has been deferred once again owing to Orbit’s failure to provide sufficient outdoor playing space to accord with Breckland District Council’s Policy DC11.

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Alison Webb
Tuesday, April 3, 2018

A council in Norfolk has created a fund to support organisations and communities that wish to stage events that conserve the heritage of the First World War.

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Paul Claussen
Thursday, March 29, 2018

South-West Norfolk MP Elizabeth Truss has backed plans for the whole of the A47 to be dualled.

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Elizabeth Truss
Wednesday, March 28, 2018

In our latest article looking at how a fully dualled A47 would benefit our communities, mid-Norfolk’s MP George Freeman praised the Just Dual It! campaign and highlighted the need for dualling near one of Norfolk’s biggest market towns.

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Hilary Bushell
Thursday, March 22, 2018

A formal complaint made by a town council has exposed how planning officers working on behalf of Breckland District Council have been misinterpreting planning policy.

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George Freeman
Tuesday, February 27, 2018

An antiques museum has announced it will be moving to a dedicated room within Dereham’s town council offices, to be known as the Dereham Archive Centre.

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Dereham Town Council
Tuesday, February 13, 2018

A planning application for a new camp site in Gressenhall may struggle to move forward after the parish council refused to give its support.

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Breckland District Council
Monday, February 12, 2018

A new comprehensive guide to walking trails in Dereham has been delivered to the town Library.

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Breckland District Council
Friday, February 9, 2018

A proposal to build holiday cottages in a small village has been given widespread support by people across mid-Norfolk ahead of its official hearing.

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Paul Sandford
Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Breckland District Council members will decide whether to raise council tax in order protect frontline services later this month.

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Breckland District Council
Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Drivers on the A47 are facing a 25-mile diversion for seven weeks for £2.2m worth of road repairs.

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Martin Wilby
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
Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Breckland District Council has approved grant funding bids which will go towards improving play facilities and open spaces across the district.

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Gordon Bambridge
Monday, November 27, 2017

Police have arrested three men after an operation targeting people involved in modern day slavery and human trafficking.

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Norfolk County Council
Saturday, November 18, 2017

A group of campaigners have expressed their anger after a meeting about a proposed development in Dereham has been postponed.

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Breckland District Council
Thursday, November 16, 2017

“Look before you book” - That is the message from Breckland District Council ahead of the Christmas party season.

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Breckland District Council
Sunday, August 20, 2017

More council-funded funerals are held in the Great Yarmouth area, compared with other areas of Norfolk and Suffolk figures reveal.

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Broadland District Council
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

A controversial bid to build 285 homes in Dereham has been pulled from a Breckland planning committee meeting shortly after Mid Norfolk’s MP George Freeman wrote to the council saying he is fed up with “greedy development”.

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George Freeman
Monday, July 10, 2017

Residents in four Breckland towns will be able to have their say on new powers which can help tackle anti-social and nuisance behaviour.

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Breckland District Council
Tuesday, July 4, 2017

A Breckland councillor has said without careful planning the construction of new homes in Shipdham will become “an accident waiting to happen”.

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Lynda Turner
Thursday, June 22, 2017

A bid to build 90 new homes in a Norfolk village has been unveiled.

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Breckland District Council

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