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Church News for March

By News Editor | February 27, 2017

At this time of year the weather is usually cold and drab, and perhaps we have picked up some bug or other, to make us feel rotten. But today, the sky is blue, sun shining and the birds are singing. There is always HOPE for better. Recently I was thinking…

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Stanta training activity – 27 Feb -19 March

By News Editor | February 27, 2017

Please click to download live firing and air activity for the period 27th February t0 19th March E-STANTA-EGD 208 Live Firing and Air Activity-27022017 E-STANTA-EGD 208 Live Firing and Air Activity-06032017 E-STANTA-EGD 208 Live Firing and Air Activity-13032017    

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Blenheim Grange Events

By News Editor | February 23, 2017

We have our spring fete on the 8th April on the estate and a estate​ clean up ( litter pick) on the 1st of April The estate clean up will include refreshments

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March ramblings from The Boy Tom

By News Editor | February 23, 2017

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? Old Muther Nature can’t seem t’meak har mind up wether she want that t’be Winter or Spring at the moment. One day thas suffin hot und the next thas two coats colder. The trouble that hev upset everything else. My old hins…

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Charity quiz night

By News Editor | February 23, 2017

A Quiz Night will be held at the Flying Fish on 13th April 2017. Teams should be any number up to 6 £5 per person. 7pm Start. To reserve a table please contact me on 885533 or All proceeds to go to the NSPCC  

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Carbrooke coffee mornings!

By News Editor | February 23, 2017

Regular coffee mornings will be held in in the Village Hall on Wednesday  mornings 9.30 – 11.30 starting on 1st March 2107 Coffee/tea and cake for £2. All proceeds will go to the NSPCC as part of Kirsty Dekeyzer’s London Marathon campaign. She will be running this year’s marathon for the charity on 23rd…

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Carbrooke Academy news – Spring half term

By News Editor | February 13, 2017

School had a dinosaur day on Friday 10th February, to raise money for Cancer Research. Our very own Dennis from Year 5 co-ordinated the day, which started with a family collective worship and celebration. The day was fabulously well supported and included family Dinosaur activities, bake sale and a stunning…

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Stanta training activity – 20-26th February

By News Editor | February 9, 2017

Click link to download E-STANTA-EGD 208 Live Firing and Air Activity-20022017

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Carbrooke Academy News for January

By News Editor | January 23, 2017

  Carbrooke’s ‘highest gold achievers’ had a visit to Bury Pantomime; ‘oh no they didn’t; oh yes they did’! Going for Gold is our reward for best behaviour and attitudes to learning. Each week, every child is able to earn up to 5 gold awards, and by receiving 4 or…

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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 6:30pm to 10:00pm 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 - Martin Pawsey 01953 883893— 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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