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Village Green play area reopens

By News Editor | July 4, 2020

Please adhere to the following safety guidance: Parents and children please sanitise hands before and after using the play equipment Please observe appropriate social distancing at all times. Please keep to one family member per child to avoid overcrowding the area. No food or drink allowed in the play area.…

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Village Hall bar to reopen

By News Editor | July 3, 2020

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

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New bus service for Carbrooke

By News Editor | July 3, 2020

There will be a new improved bus service for Carbrooke from 26th July 2020. An addition of a mid morning journey on the Konect service 3 has been added

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The Boy Tom’s ramblings for July

By News Editor | July 3, 2020

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? That don’t seem that long since I last hed a wud along with yu.   Cos life int sorta normal thas a job t’keep track o’time.    I recon thas cos the normal mile stones through the year aren’t there.    …

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The Boy Tom’s June ramblings

By News Editor | June 15, 2020

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether?Well that there old coronavirus is still with us und I recon that’ll be drawin along with us for a few steps yet.Cos them up at Whitehall are a’lettin the brakes of a bit .They recon today (May 28th) that next week we…

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The Boy Tom in lockdown – May

By News Editor | May 4, 2020

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether?Thas still a’carryin on,   thas that old coronavirus I am a’talkin about und they recon thas a goin t’carry on a bit longer yet.    The trouble is once we hev sin the back o’this lot, if we arnt careful there could…

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The Boy Tom’s April ramblings

By News Editor | April 1, 2020

Well How are yu all a’gettin on t’gether?This is a rummin du ent it?   This here coronavirus.    I wonder who decided t’call it that.   I say t’the Missus that would be ok if we could put it back inta a bottle & teak it back und git…

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The Boy Tom’s ramblings for March

By News Editor | March 2, 2020

H ow are yu all a’gettin on t’gether?Well we hev hed three on um so far.  Thas these here Gales I am a’talkin about.  Why do they ha’a giv um names.   I know what I’d call um but that ud be suffin I could unt  write down here.That int…

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February ramblings from the Boy Tom

By News Editor | February 4, 2020

How are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? Well we hev left then, I am a’talkin about us a leaving the EEC. They recon that were 11 o’clock last night (31st Jan) when we cum out. They were a’tryin t’meake suffin on it on the TV. I say the the Missus,…

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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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