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An MP has raised fears about an energy firm digging up land which was contaminated after a fighter jet crash.

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George Freeman
Saturday, December 15, 2018

A mid-Norfolk sports club could see its car park developed into homes if sell-off plans to fund a quarter of a million pound replacement astroturf pitch are approved by a district council.

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Breckland Council
Saturday, December 15, 2018

Troops of scouts in Dereham can be prepared to see their group’s hut extended, if plans to expand the building are approved by the district council.

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Breckland Council
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

A Norfolk council which voted unanimously to approve a draft local plan is facing criticism from a town council for “disappointing and worrying” issues.

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Gordon Bambridge
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

A scooter hire business is proposing to move its premises from a mid-Norfolk town into a former shop in a rural village.

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Breckland Council
Sunday, December 9, 2018

Drivers are being forced to pay a “stealth tax”, it has been claimed, after it was revealed car owners in Norwich paid £74 on average last year to park their cars.

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Broadland District Council
Friday, December 7, 2018

A council is to partner with a private developer to build sixteen new homes in a mid Norfolk village.

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Breckland Council
Friday, December 7, 2018

A Norfolk council voted unanimously to accept changes to its draft local plan which removed restrictions on development in the district’s rural areas, despite reluctance from ‘heavy hearted’ councillors.

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Gordon Bambridge
Friday, December 7, 2018

A councillor who raised questions about a council leader’s alleged ‘undisclosed personal connection’ to the previous owners of a multi-million pound golf club has resigned from the Conservative group.

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William Nunn
Friday, December 7, 2018

The leader of a council which repeatedly kept secret a decision about a multi-million pound golf club it bought has denied having an “undisclosed personal connection” with the club’s previous owners.

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William Nunn
Thursday, December 6, 2018

The future of a controversial contract which sees Norfolk planning decisions made by staff 450 miles away was today called into question by councillors.

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William Nunn
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

A community organisation working to highlight all that is great about Dereham has been awarded funding to improve the mid-Norfolk town.

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Alison Webb
Monday, December 3, 2018

Breckland District Council is planning to raise the amount of council tax it gets in order to “maintain the council’s strong financial position” and “protect local services.”

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Breckland District Council
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

A Norfolk council has launched a new fund to support projects improving residents’ health and wellbeing which has been welcomed by one of the area’s district councillors.

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NHS
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Another 291 homes are set to be built on the outskirts of Dereham after Breckland Council’s planning committee approved the plans despite significant opposition.

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Nigel Wilkin
Friday, November 23, 2018

A Norfolk MP has spoken up about his “serious concerns” over the pace of development in and around Dereham, and called a proposed development of 291 homes ‘house dumping’.

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George Freeman
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Four new electric car charging points will be installed across Breckland in an effort to encourage more environmentally friendly ways of travel.

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Alison Webb
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Breckland Council is in the running for a prestigious national prize after being shortlisted in the 2019 Local Government Chronicle (LGC) Awards.

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Breckland Council
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Breckland Council is looking for volunteers to help keep its community fridges going.

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Paul Claussen
Friday, November 9, 2018

Dedicated volunteers took part in a community litter pick to help tidy up their local area.

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Breckland Council
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Hundreds of pounds have been raised for a Norfolk cancer charity following a council chairman’s civic reception.

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Breckland Council
Friday, November 2, 2018

Remembrance Day is set to be marked across the Dereham, Fakenham and Wells area, with several events and projects taking place on or leading up to November 11.

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Northgate High School
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Plans to build 97 more homes on the Swan’s Nest site in Swaffham have been approved by Breckland Council’s Planning Committee.

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Norfolk County Council
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

A council which spent millions of pounds on buying a golf club has now made a decision about its future in secret.

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Harry Clarke
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Controversial proposals for a 10,000-home garden town near Dereham are unlikely to be backed by Breckland Council, with its leader and chief executive recommending councillors distance themselves from it.

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William Nunn
Monday, October 22, 2018

Traffic congestion and lack of access to centres of employment are critical factors in why plans for a proposed 10,000-home in mid-Norfolk should not go ahead, according to Dereham Town Council (DTC).

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Dereham Town Council
Saturday, October 13, 2018

Concerns have been voiced over the potential impact that 255 new homes in Dereham could have on traffic congestion in the town.

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Hilary Bushell
Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Work to build a new £1m business centre in Dereham is finally under way, more than a decade after it was originally due to start.

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Breckland Council
Monday, October 8, 2018

A leisure centre in Dereham has reopened its main pool after concerns the water temperature was too cold to be a “comfortable experience”.

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Breckland Council
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Breckland Council’s main meeting room has now been officially reopened as The Jordan Room, in honour of the late former council leader Cliff Jordan.

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