Category Archives: Village News

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Broads Authority Briefing, October 2017

To All Members and Members of Staff, Volunteers, Parish Councils and Stakeholders We have had a really busy time over the last few weeks – September/October is often like that. This week we have not only had a peer review … Continue reading

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Macmillan Coffee Morning and Photo Competition

Saturday’s coffee morning in support of Macmillan Cancer Support was very well attended.  Thanks to everyone who gave generously to this excellent cause.  A total of £700 was raised for this popular and worthy cause.  Below are a couple of … Continue reading

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Northern Distributor Road update – October 2017

The latest update can be read here.

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“Thinking Fuel” – A Parish Council-sponsored Scheme for cheaper heating oil

“Thinking Fuel” is a scheme run by Community Action Norfolk (previously Norfolk RCC) to maximise the power of bulk-buying to ensure the lowest possible prices for domestic heating oil.  Details can be found by clicking here. Claxton Parish Council is a … Continue reading

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The George Lane Roundabout – an updated report from County Councillor Barry Stone

George Lane Roundabout – Loddon When outline planning permission was granted for the construction of up to 200 houses on land to the north of George Lane in 2014, which included a new roundabout with the A146, Halsbury Homes, the … Continue reading

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Bitesize Learning

South Norfolk Council are running free information sessions to help residents make the most of skills available within the community.  These sessions are called Pick ‘N’ Mix Bitesize Learning and will be held on the last Thursday of every month, … Continue reading

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Broads Authority Briefing, September 2017

Briefing by the Chief Executive of the Broads Authority To All Members and Members of Staff, Volunteers, Parish Councils and Stakeholders As you would expect August has been a really busy month out in the Broads. Last week was particularly … Continue reading

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Give Your Recycling a Little Bit of Love

South Norfolk Council have issued new guidance to every household about what can – and can’t – be recycled.  See the extracts below and check out here. Paper Newspapers and magazines White and coloured paper Greetings cards (without glitter) Envelopes … Continue reading

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Northern Distributor Road Update 17 (September 2017)

Please click here to see the latest news from the County Council about the NDR from Transport for Norwich.

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Barclays Bank Loddon branch is closing on 15 December

Your Clerk has just received a letter informing the Parish Council that Barclays will be closing their Loddon branch on 15 December 2017.  The justification for this is that fewer customers are using the branch to do their everyday banking.  … Continue reading

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