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Wake up and smell the yoga

By News Editor | June 10, 2019

A half day yoga and well-being workshop with Debbie of Yogavision aromatherapist Dawn Dean. The event will include a lovely up lifting yoga flow session to welcome the summer and will be followed by a session by Dawn where she will outline the many benefits of aromatherapy and then give…

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Carbrooke Fete – 29th June

By News Editor | June 10, 2019

Village Fete, raising funds for our village organisations. All the usual stalls including Bouncy Castles, Childrens games, New Buckenham Silver Band, Ferret Racing, Classic Cars, Watton Radio Model Club, Craft Stalls available. Bar, BBQ, Refreshments., Grand Raffle. To book a stall or for more information contact 01953 889956/ Email:

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Carbrooke Church Quiz

By News Editor | June 10, 2019

The popular Church Quiz returns to the Village Hall on Friday 19th July. Teams of 4 – £3.50 per person to enter.! Bar open with nibbles and a raffle.

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The Boy Tom’s June ramblings

By News Editor | June 10, 2019

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’getha? I know I am leate a written this but I hev bin suffin busy.   Thas corse I hev bin laid up agin.   I were just a gettin back inta harness agin when suffin else come along und laid me low…

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Refurbished Hall proving a great success!

By News Editor | May 8, 2019

Many locals are now making use of the refurbished Village Hall. For those who haven’t been inside yet the toilets and kitchen block has been completely rebuild and there are brand new toilets, a new kitchen and a disable toilet. The main Hall has also being decorated and has new…

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The Boy Tom’s ramblings for May

By News Editor | May 8, 2019

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? Well thas nearly another month gone since I last hed a would a’long w’yu. I’ll ha’a tell yu I han’t bin in to good a’fettle since then.   I ha’a hev a couple nights in hospital just a’for Easter.  I aren’t a…

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The Boy Tom ramblings for April

By News Editor | April 9, 2019

How are you all a’gettin on together? Last time I were having a word along with yu I were a telling on ya what a good holiday the Missus und I hed just got back from.   Well the day after we cum home the Missus were laid low with…

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2019 litter pick

By News Editor | April 1, 2019

Team Carbrooke did another annual litter pick around our village. A fair amount recovered again …including the usual discarded beer cans and more. The bar was opened in village hall on this St Patrick’s day. Coffee,tea and home made cake/jam tarts available. Well done all for taking the time and…

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Please support the Village Hall when you shop in Tescos!

By News Editor | March 12, 2019

The Village Hall is currently one of the projects chosen as part of the Tescos Bags of help programme. Make sure you put your token in the Village Hall slot! Money raised will go towards the final refurbishment of the Hall.

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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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