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Agenda for 27th February 2017


Hemblington event

 “My Journey through the Radio” (or How the DJ from The Ocean Room in Gorleston got to run your part of the BBC !)  Do come to hear local celebrity radio broadcaster and writer David Clayton talk about his life on air on Tuesday, 28th March at 7.00 p.m. at All Saints Church, Hemblington. (Free admission – donations welcome!)
The talk has been arranged by The Friends of All Saints Church and will include a short AGM.  Annual or life membership of The Friends will be available on the night.  Further details on the website: www.hemblingtonchurch.org.uk or ‘phone Susan on 715804.

Police SNAP meeting


18/02/2017 from 8.30am to 10.30am

Residents living in the Acle area are being encouraged to have their say and help shape local priorities.

A Safer Neighbourhood Action Panel (SNAP) meeting will take place on Saturday 18 February 2017 at 8.30am at Brundall Park Run, Postwick Lane, Brundall.

The meeting will give people the chance to raise any issues or concerns they may have about where they live and speak to panel members made up of representatives from the police, district council and other agencies.


Road Closure – New Road

Norfolk County Council has just announced that New Road will remain closed until 17th February to complete the new drainage works.

Local History Event


Call for volunteers to join the largest master composter team in the country


Have you got a little time to spare? Do you like chatting to people and more importantly are you passionate about composting already or new to it and keen to learn? If the answer is a resounding ‘YES’ perhaps you would like to become a Norfolk Master Composter.

Norfolk County Council is currently recruiting for new volunteers to join the largest master composter team in the country. Each of our 80 volunteers commit to spending just 30 hours each year passing on composting hints and tips by chatting to friends, neighbours or even by giving a presentation to their nearby school, writing a piece for their local paper, parish magazine or allotment newsletter or helping establish a community/village composting scheme.

It’s easy to become one of the next 20 master composters by simply signing up for a free two day training course hosted by national charity Garden Organic, at Holt Hall Environmental and Outdoor Learning Centre on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 March. There are 20 places on the course and people just need to be over 18 and live in Norfolk to sign up. Course and travel expenses will be paid for so people only need to provide their time.

The course will give all the information volunteers need to help other people start or continue composting at home whether they live in a country manor or city flat. And to help volunteers achieve the aim of spreading their new composting expertise there’ll be expert advice from Garden Organic and Norfolk County Council’s Waste Reduction team.

To find out more and apply for a place email mastercomposters@norfolk.gov.uk or call 0344 800 8020.

Acle Lands Trust – AGM – 20th February

Acle Recreation Centre, Monday 20th February at 7.30pm in the Main Hall.
Annual Meeting to quickly run through the formalities followed by:
A display of photos etc from the past year along with plans for the coming year.  Also a display of artwork and photographs from local wildlife artist Lorraine Auton and landscape photographer Colin Harvey.
Dave Savory will be doing a slide show and chat on some of the wonderful photos that he has taken in Norfolk.  (As seen daily on the All About Acle Facebook page)
Tea/Coffee and refreshments provided.
All residents are welcome to attend

Agenda for 30th January 2016


Emergency road closure in Acle, past the Co-Op

Norfolk County Council HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that owing to Emergency repair and lining works to collapsed sewer in carriageway the use by vehicles of the C875 The Green from its junction with C875 the Street northwards for a distance of 35 metres PARISH OF ACLE (the road past the Co-Op) will be temporarily prohibited from 16th January 2017 to 18th January 2017 for the duration of the works, expected to be about 3 days within the period.  If necessary the restriction could run for a maximum period of 21 days.

Alternative route is via: Old Road, Bridewell Lane, The Street

BT scam email

Watch out for a new BT scam email which looks really genuine. It may be addressed to you personally. It says your payment has been declined and asks you to click on a link to “Review Account Information”. However if you hover over this link (without clicking on it) you will see that it is not a link to a BT site. The other links on the email appear genuine.

Take care!