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    Let’s Dance

    Let’s Dance

    7 April 2014

    Better Broadband for Breckland gets £2m boost

    Better Broadband for Breckland gets £2m boost

    Almost £2m will now be invested in improving broadband connectivity for thousands of homes and businesses across Breckland thanks to the funding commitment from Breckland Council.

    Norfolk’s Recycling Revolution is plastic fantastic

    Norfolk’s Recycling Revolution is plastic fantastic

    Joint press release, issued by Norfolk Waste Partnership:

    Breckland’s £50k grants boost for community projects

    Breckland’s £50k grants boost for community projects

    Three community projects are set to go ahead with support from Breckland Council after their funding bids were given the green light by Cabinet this week.

    Breckland’s ‘open for business’ campaign delivers

    Breckland’s ‘open for business’ campaign delivers

    Breckland is open for business. That’s the message from Breckland today (September 9) as the Cabinet approved plans to offer rate relief for new and existing businesses.

    Sound and innovation comes to Old Buckenham Village Hall

    Sound and innovation comes to Old Buckenham Village Hall

    8 September 2014

    Funding success for Wayland Dementia project

    Funding success for Wayland Dementia project

    2 September 2014

     

    A Wayland Partnership initiative to support those suffering from dementia and their carers held its inaugural meeting today in Watton.

    Brisley woodland and amenity project – Phase One completed!

    Brisley woodland and amenity project – Phase One completed!

    26 August 2014

     

    Could you make savings on your energy bills with Breckland’s Big Switch and Save?

    Could you make savings on your energy bills with Breckland’s Big Switch and Save?

    Residents across Breckland are being encouraged to join together to see if they could help each other make real savings on their energy bills.

     

    Drivers encouraged to show residents respect

    Drivers encouraged to show residents respect

    Drivers in Dereham are being reminded of the importance of showing respect to local residents when they get behind the wheel.

    £9,927 awarded to community projects

    £9,927 awarded to community projects

    19 August 2014

    Two projects that will benefit local people are to receive a total of up to £9,927 through Breckland Council's match-funding scheme.

    Free taster to give youngsters a chance to dance

    Free taster to give youngsters a chance to dance

    Children who love to move and dance are being invited to come along to an upcoming free dance class taster session.

    Families come out for Festival on the Farm

    Families come out for Festival on the Farm

    29 July 2014

    Hundreds of local residents enjoyed good food, great music, and a range of fun activities at Festival on the Farm last weekend.

    Scarning youngsters leave the opposition stumped!

    Scarning youngsters leave the opposition stumped!

    28 July 2014

     

    New report reveals Master Gardeners’ efforts are bearing fruit

    New report reveals Master Gardeners’ efforts are bearing fruit

    Breckland Master Gardeners have put in the spadework and their efforts are bearing fruit, a newly published report reveals.
     

    Hundreds take on Dereham 5K challenge

    Hundreds take on Dereham 5K challenge

    Hundreds of runners pounded the streets of Dereham at the weekend in a bid to complete the town’s 5K Run in the quickest time possible.

    Breckland 2014 Art Trail – recruiting artists now!

    Breckland 2014 Art Trail – recruiting artists now!

    21 July 2014

    Final green light for £950,000 broadband investment

    Final green light for £950,000 broadband investment

    17 July 2014

     

    Taking part in LIGHTS OUT; 4 August 2014

    Taking part in LIGHTS OUT; 4 August 2014

    4 August 2014 will mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War.

    Major LEP investment success welcomed by Breckland Leader

    Major LEP investment success welcomed by Breckland Leader

    Leader of Breckland Council, Michael Wassell, has today welcomed The New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) announcement of a total of £300m new investment in the region in coming years.

    Breckland Cricket Festival bowls into Bawdeswell

    Breckland Cricket Festival bowls into Bawdeswell

    2 July 2014

    £40,000 funding approved for community projects

    £40,000 funding approved for community projects

    1 July 2014

    Big investment in Better Broadband for Breckland

    Big investment in Better Broadband for Breckland

    1 July 2014

    Watton Medical Practice

    Watton Medical Practice

    The decision to de-register 1500 patients of the Watton Medical Practice with temporary closure of their list and the future of GP services in the town are being looked into by Breckland's scru

    Fly a flag for our Armed Forces

    Fly a flag for our Armed Forces

    23 June 2014

    FLY A FLAG FOR OUR ARMED FORCES

    Big investment in Better Broadband for Breckland

    Big investment in Better Broadband for Breckland

    Plans to put £950,000  into a partnership with Norfolk County Council to bring faster broadband to thousands more homes and businesses in Breckland are on the agenda at Breckland Council

    Healthy, wealthy and wise at Breckland’s Royal Norfolk Show stand

    Healthy, wealthy and wise at Breckland’s Royal Norfolk Show stand

    19 June 2014

    Alert of scam ‘bedroom tax’ email

    Alert of scam ‘bedroom tax’ email

    13 June 2014

    Joe is on target for a great future

    Joe is on target for a great future

    10 June 2014

    New Chairman for Breckland Council

    New Chairman for Breckland Council

    29 May 2014