Details of some of the projects we have funded. Please click on the relevant title for more information.
An online 'virtual' shop window for ordering and purchasing high street goods and services
Improvements to key town centre buildings to enhance the visitor and shopper experience
Renovation of the Iconic Buttercross which includes new lighting, street furniture, electric sockets for market stalls and free Wi-Fi
Watton and Swaffham Town Councils have joined forces to purchase ten market stalls.
Parkrun UK are working with Watton to organise free weekly 5km timed runs
Events "On the Green" have been organised and promoted including Friday Night Music Night, Pop-up beach, Abba Tribute/sing-a-long, Afternoon Tea, Festival Thetford and Punjab plus many more
Breckland Council's Glutton machine keeps the district clean, tidy and attractive for visitors and residents. This innovative machine acts as a vacuum cleaner for local streets, sucking up rubbish as it goes along
The project commissioned a wayfinding study to undertake a full town centre. This appraisal entailed a study of pedestrian flows, key junctions and levels of footfall across the town centre.
A project is now underway to improve Thetford's Butten Island and adjacent riverside to encourage more people to use it and combat the perception it is a haven for anti-social behaviour
Information on how to apply for funding from Breckland Council's Market Towns Initiative partnership
Last updated: 29/08/2019 09:02:23