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The Village Hall Bar will reopen from 5th July with social distance measures in place and card only payments.



Church News for June

By News Editor | June 6, 2017

This month will be busy as we swing into action with the Carbrooke Heritage Festival and Village Fete. Please support us as we enjoy Carbrooke life, and raise funds for our village amenities. The next exciting event following this, will be a wonderful concert in the church by Emma Nualle…

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The Wayland Photography Challenge

By News Editor | June 5, 2017

We hope the recent good weather has started the cameras clicking there have been some great opportunities to film wild Wayland during this lovely Spring. What we want from the competition this year is pictures typical of the Wayland area – the life, the landscape, the flora and fauna, the…

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The Boy Tom – June 2017

By News Editor | June 5, 2017

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? My heart thas suffin hot (last week May) we hev just hed a tempist so that might bring the old temperature down a’bit. That must be a gettin hot corse I hev stopped a wearin me vest und me braces. The Missus…

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News from Carbrooke School

By News Editor | June 5, 2017

Pupils have raised an amazing £1,314! On Tuesday, GB paralympian Souleyman Bah, who is the current Paralympic School Games record holder in the 100m, visited our school. He shared his sporting journey with pupils and staff. Each class then took part in a fitness workshop as part of their fundraising.…

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Book a stall at Carbrooke Festival

By News Editor | May 15, 2017

The Carbrooke Festival is bringing together our whole village to celebrate it’s history with a combination of displays, entertainment, food, stall for local crafters and food producers. Activity will take place across the main village locations – the church, the Village Hall and our wonderful village Green. On Saturday 1st…

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May exhibitions in the Dragonfly Gallery

By News Editor | May 2, 2017

The World of Christine Watson April 29th – May 13th A display of, hand made collectors houses and “shop boxes” by Ian Watson. Christine Watson offers a range of paintings, illustrations, greetings cards, prints, story CD’s and the launch of a new associated clothing range. Norfolk & Norwich Open Studios…

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Carbrooke Church News – May 2017

By News Editor | May 2, 2017

We send Best wishes to Rev’d Jane, for a speedy recovery from her recent illness. We hope you all managed a peaceful and relaxing time during the Easter break. We had some lovely weather as we welcomed Bishop Jonathan to the Benefice Palm Sunday Service at Ashill. As well as…

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Carbrooke Heritage and History Group news – May 2017

By News Editor | May 2, 2017

We had a fascinating trip to the ‘Ghost villages of Norfolk,’ the West Tofts Military training area on 5th April. Although it is right on our doorstep, I expect few of us are aware of the 100 sq. miles which make up the area, apart, perhaps from the occasional window…

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Carbrooke Village Hall shortlisted for Bags of Help

By News Editor | April 25, 2017

Great news we have been shortlisted for the Tesco Bags of Help initiative for our toilet improvement project. This means that you will be able to vote for us in Tescos stores during may and June. At the very least we are guaranteed £1000 but let’s go all out and…

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Latest public transport information

By News Editor | April 1, 2020

Please find public transport information links below. This is to assist with finding the latest information about what public transport services are operating in your area. It may also help when advising your constituents or parishioners. These links provide the best source of information as operators have been changing services at relatively short notice as…

Update on the use of the Millennium Green

By News Editor | March 23, 2020

COVID-19 The trustees of the Millennium Green are hoping to keep the green open for as long as we are able. We may reluctantly be forced to close the green if further government measures to control this awful disease are announced. As advised please walk on the green alone or with one member of the…

Watton Corona Care

By News Editor | March 23, 2020

Watton Town Council have pulled together a Watton CoronaCare List which has some very useful information in a spreadsheet from businesses and groups across the area. If you want to be added to this then contact Watton Town Council – email: phone: 01953 881007

Corona virus: Help for those in need

By News Editor | March 21, 2020

The church have a contact list of those willing to help people. We have established an Action Group to assist those who are unable, on medical advice, to get out. We can help with essential shopping, bank or postal transactions, and collecting prescriptions. If there is someone near you who might be vulnerable, please pass…

Government guidance for Corona virus

By News Editor | March 21, 2020

Here is some useful information from the government:

Corona Virus volunteer support

By News Editor | March 21, 2020

Early next week Breckland Council Civil Society Volunteer Support Hubs will be going live, keep an eye on the Breckland Council website for more information I will keep up dating when I have anything new District CouncillorSaham Toney Ward


Carbrooke fete and flower festival (21)

Carbrooke Parish Council: Meets the second Monday of the month. For more information visit

Carbrooke Bar: Bar open every Friday from 7:30pm to 11:00pm and on the first and third Sunday of the month 12.00-2.00pm

Mobile Library: Route Number CEN 141 (Every 4 weeks on Mondays)11:10 to 11:20 Church  Street , 11:25 to 11:35 Mill Lane (near Chapel)

Route Number CEN 245 ( Every 4 weeks on Tuesdays) 14:55 to 15:10 Salmond Road15:15 to 16:15 Lancaster Avenue (opp no 55) For more details call 01953 881617

Carbrooke Pre-School: Mon to Friday 9:00pm - 3:00pm Carbrooke School

Treetots Playgroup: Meets at the Blenheim Centre, Tedder Close, Watton.
Monday to Friday 9 a.m—2.45 p.m.
WATTON RADIO MODEL CLUB - Dave Thomas 01953 881683— Last Wednesday of each month
7.30pm - Hingham Sports Centre. Jan/Feb/Mar/April/Sept/Oct/AGM first Wed in December
—All Summer meetings on Fen Site Flying Field

Citizens Advice Mid Norfolk: Watton Office, Unit 2, Ventura House, Watton, IP25 6JU Open Wednesday’s 10am - 3pm. No Appointment Necessary.
Parish Council Meetings: Second Monday of the month

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