Monthly Archives: March 2018

Parish Council END YEAR Financial Statement 2017-18

The statement below sets out the Parish Council’s financial activity for the year which ended on 31 March 2018.  The figures have been sent to the Parish Councillors but are still to be audited formally, which should happen within the … Continue reading

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District Councillor Jaan Larner’s Annual Review

South Norfolk Council – Annual Review There are 380 Councils in England and South Norfolk Council is officially one of the highest performing.  The respected Local Government Chronicle placed us in the Top Six Councils nationally at its awards ceremony. … Continue reading

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Better Broadband for Claxton – things are happening

We have just had confirmation from the Better Broadband for Norfolk (BBfN) programme that the location for the first of 3 fibre cabinets for Claxton has been agreed.  It will go into the grass verge a short way down Folly … Continue reading

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UK Power Networks Spring Newsletter

Please find attached UK Power Networks’ Spring Newsletter. This newsletter includes information on how UKPN can help vulnerable customers and how customers can track power cuts via their website. UK Power Networks is the country’s largest, and lowest cost, electricity … Continue reading

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South Norfolk Community Governance Review – Full Council Decision

The Community Governance Review undertaken in 2017/18 has been considered and determined by Full Council. There will be no changes to the structure of Claxton Parish Council or any neighbouring Parish Councils.  An original proposal to merge Ashby St Mary … Continue reading

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Draft Norfolk Access Improvement Plan (NAIP) 2018-2028

A MESSAGE FROM NORFOLK COUNTY COUNCIL We have developed a draft Norfolk Access Improvement Plan for Norfolk 2018–2028 which incorporates the Rights of Way Improvement Plan. The draft Plan sets out priorities for improving access to the countryside for residents … Continue reading

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Minutes of Parish Council Meeting on 14 March 2018

Meeting held on Wednesday 14 March 2018 in Claxton Village Hall at 7.30pm In attendance:  Councillor Pat Clare (Chair, presiding), Councillor David Hamblin, Councillor Mary Button and Councillor Sarah Kennedy and Mr Mike Balmer (Clerk).  Also attending: 6 Parishioners.  Councillor … Continue reading

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Council Tax and the Precept – what are they, and how are they calculated? An update for 2018-19

If you signed up to receive your Council Tax by e-mail it’s likely your bill for the new financial year 2018-19 arrived in your inbox in the last week.  For those who prefer the more traditional route (post) it might take … Continue reading

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Greater Norwich Local Plan Consultation runs to 22 March

You have just over a week to have your say on the proposals in the Greater Norwich Local Plan for housing developments in our area.  At the moment there is just one in Claxton, with the proposal to build up … Continue reading

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A weather round-up from County Councillor Barry Stone

Following the recent wintry conditions and my daily updates to you, I thought it would be useful to provide you with a few facts and figures around the work undertaken last week to keep Norfolk moving and safe. The 49 … Continue reading

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