Category Archives: Blog

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Lack of mobile phone reception and online banking New arrangements for improving security for online banking and transactions are coming in soon, some are already here.  Most of them involve you entering a one-off code sent by the bank to … Continue reading

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Our Neighbourhood Plan will have some high quality maps.  This is the map of the designated Neighbourhood Plan area.  The land surrounded by the blue line is the Parish of New Buckenham.  The land surrounded by the red line is … Continue reading

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The Neighbourhood Plan team and the Parish Council joined forces for a workshop to review progress and clarify the policies the Council would have in the Plan.  The project is still evolving and will continue to do so for months … Continue reading

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Traffic, pavements, parking and lorries together form the biggest problems in living in New Buckenham.  We have researched the issues exhaustively, taking advice from an independent consultant and a Norfolk Highways manager.  The over riding obstacle is funding.  Some improvements … Continue reading

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Is speeding the problem?

David writes:  My comments regarding flashing speed restriction signs and waisted entry to the village is that this is a waste of time and money. Really, is there a speed problem in the village, I don’t think so, there’s too … Continue reading

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February edition of Biz Buzz now out! Learn more about the dark arts of business! Seminars in New Buckenham for all abilities – youngsters or mature workers planning a start-up. + Heavy lorries in the village…Are they bad for business? … Continue reading

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Parking, traffic and pavements

The NP team has just secured funding from Breckland Council to do a formal review of parking, traffic and pavements.  These were the issues foremost in the survey of resident opinion.  A consultant has been engaged and work will start … Continue reading

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Walk and talk with the architect

Twenty people walked and talked with the architect, Ben Woodings BA (Hons) Arch, on 3rd November in glorious late autmn sunshine. We learned much about the differing styles of village architecture and how this knowledge might be incorporated in a … Continue reading

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Walk and Talk with the Architect

20 people walked and talked with the architect, Ben Woodings BA (Hons) Arch, Grad Dip Arch, on 3rd November in glorious late autmn sunshine. We learned much about the differing styles of village architecture and how this knowledge might be … Continue reading

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Meeting the ecologist

We met the professional ecologist on 25th September just before she ‘trod the land’ as part of her wildlife appraisal.  Already she has looked at the national and county data on wildlife relevant to New Buckenham and has found that … Continue reading

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