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The Boy Tom’s ramblings for September ’21

By News Editor | August 31, 2021

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? A’time yu are a’readin this we will hev drawed inta the last three months o’the year. I don’t think August ull be a record month for the weather we hev had unless thas for lack o’sun und warm weather. They recon Autumn…

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Minutes of July Millennium green meeting

By News Editor | August 10, 2021

Minutes of the July meeting are posted below. The next meeting is Friday 1st October which will also be the AGM where public participation is welcomed. Click to access CMG-Minutes-23-July-2021.pdf

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The Boy Tom’s August ramblings

By News Editor | August 1, 2021

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? Cos thas the school holidays now und sum folk will be a’goin away on holiday, they recon a lot on um are a cummin t’Norfolk instead of a’goin over the water, thas good for them folk who ha’a shut down their holiday…

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The Boy Tom’s ramblings July, 21

By News Editor | July 3, 2021

How are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? Well thas the longest day gone, them old nights will start a’drawin in now though I don’t recon we’ll notice any difference for a week or two. Since I last writ suffin the Missus und I hev bin away for a week in…

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The Boy Tom’s June ramblings

By News Editor | June 10, 2021

How are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? Well we hev hed a Bank holiday when folk could git about & see each other . Cos the weather played it’s part by keeping the rain away und given us some rare weather. My old weather station is showin 25.1c while I…

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The Boy Tom’s May ramblings

By News Editor | May 8, 2021

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? Last time I hed a wud along with yu I were a’goin on about how hot that were: well this time I’m a’goin t’say how cold & dry that hev bin. That airn’t good growin weather.   I hev bin round with…

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The Boy Tom’s ramblings for April 21

By News Editor | April 3, 2021

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? A’time I hev started a’writin this thas a rare day outside (March 31st)   Thas bin up to 24c accordin to my weather station durin the middle part o’the day.    For the past couple o’days I hev bin a layin some…

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The Boy Tom, March 2021

By News Editor | March 6, 2021

How are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? Since I last hed a wud a’long with yu them up at Whitehall hev got out a “Roadmap” which they recon is a’goin t’see us out of this here lockdown und keep the coronavirus stowed up in a corner. This here roadmap is…

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The Boy Tom’s February ramblings

By News Editor | February 4, 2021

Well How are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? Thas a new year und a new way o’doin things.    Who would hev thought when I were a’puttin pen t’peaper this time last year things were a’goin t’change so much!    I don’t recon life will ever be the same as…

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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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