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Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Community groups in Breckland are being offered the chance to receive grants from a special £10,000 pot.

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Race hate crimes recorded against children rose by more than 300pc over a three-year period in Norfolk, new figures have shown.

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Billions of pounds are being invested and thousands of highly skilled jobs are being created in our region through the burgeoning offshore energy industry. But would employment and business in Norfolk and Waveney really be boosted, or would overseas companies and workers be the real winners? DANIEL BENNETT reports...

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Friday, May 17, 2019

Breckland Council has elected its new leader following a vote by councillors at its annual general meeting.

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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Several small businesses in Breckland have been given a cash boost after winning a share of a £100,000 grant fund.

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Breckland Council
Monday, March 25, 2019

Two men have been charged after police were called to an unlicensed music event over the weekend.

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

A domestic abuse charity is one of several groups to receive a boost in funding aimed at improving health and wellbeing in Breckland.

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Paul Claussen
Thursday, February 21, 2019

Council tax bills are set to rise in Breckland after an increase was approved by councillors.

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Terry Jermy
Thursday, February 21, 2019

Breckland Council is set to decide on the rate of council tax for the following year at a meeting later today.

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Breckland Council
Wednesday, February 20, 2019

A public consultation is underway to gather people's views on proposed changes to Breckland Council's draft Local Plan, which will act as a blueprint for the district's growth until 2036.

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Breckland Council
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

A district council will hold a free open evening in an effort to encourage local residents to stand as councillors.

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Norfolk Community Foundation
Tuesday, January 29, 2019

A shocking assault which broke the jaw of referee Daniel Sweeney in an amateur football game in the Republic of Ireland last year drew attention to an ongoing issue of abuse of match officials. But what is the situation like in Norfolk? DANIEL BENNETT reports...

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

A new £100,000 fund has been launched in Breckland to support local entrepreneurs looking to grow their businesses in an effort to boost employment and training opportunities in the area.

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Norfolk Community Foundation
Thursday, January 10, 2019

An ambulance call handler failing to report an anorexic teenage girl was threatening suicide - and a "grey area" in a computer system - meant paramedics were not sent out a day before she took her own life.

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Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Councils have been urged to do more to tackle the problem of long-term empty homes after latest figures showed that nearly 5,000 properties sat vacant for six months or more across Norfolk, Waveney and Fenland.

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Friday, December 21, 2018

Staff at a district council have raised over £2,000 for three different charities.

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Breckland Council
Monday, December 17, 2018

Norfolk County Council has said plans are in place to improve broadband speeds in the county on some of the worst streets in Norfolk, according to figures, with some already having access to superfast broadband.

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County Council
Thursday, December 13, 2018

Figures have revealed the streets in Norfolk and Waveney which have access to both the fastest and the slowest broadband speeds, after a report has shown that more than a quarter of UK homes do not have fast enough broadband to cope with a family's typical internet needs.

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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
Saturday, November 17, 2018

Norfolk County Council is warning people to be aware of cold callers pretending to represent trading standards who are using 'gift card scams' involving the purchasing of fake vouchers.

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County Council
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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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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Cliff Jordan
Thursday, September 27, 2018

A new programme of arts and music including Edinburgh Fringe winners and vibrant local musical talent will take place this Autumn across Breckland.

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Breckland Council

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