• 40mph speed limit to be introduced on Leffins Lane

    (The Parish Council did request 30mph speed limit, but NCC would not support this.)

    The Norfolk County Council

    (Acle, C875 Leffins Lane) (40 M.P.H. Speed Limit) Order 2022

     The Norfolk County Council propose to make the above Order under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, the effects of which will be to prohibit any vehicle from exceeding

    40 miles per hour along the length of C875/98 Leffins Lane from its junction with C875/92 Reedham Road for 300 metres westwards.

    A copy of the draft Order, a plan and the statement of reasons for making the Order may be viewed online at https://norfolk.citizenspace.com/.  Copies may also be available for inspection at Norfolk County Council, County Hall, Norwich and at the offices of Broadland District Council, Thorpe Lodge, 1 Yarmouth Road, Norwich, NR7 0DU, during normal office hours. However, during the current epidemic staffing levels have been reduced and viewing online would be recommended in keeping with the government guidelines.

    Any objections and representations relating to the Order must be made in writing and must specify the grounds on which they are made.  All correspondence for these proposals must be received at the office of nplaw, Norfolk County Council, County Hall, Martineau Lane, Norwich, NR1 2DH, marked for the attention of Ms A L Wilton by 11th January 2022. They may also be emailed to [email protected].

    The Officer dealing with the public enquiries concerning these proposals is Mr J Charlick, telephone 01603 222438 or 0344 800 8020.



    DATED this 10th day of December 2021



    Helen Edwards

    Chief Legal Officer


    County Hall

    Martineau Lane


    NR1 2DH

    Note: Information you send to the Council will be used for any purpose connected with the making or confirming of this Order and will be held as long as reasonably necessary for those purposes. It may also be released to others in response to freedom of information requests.


  • Various regular social events

    Tea & Talk – 2nd Thursday of each month from 2.00pm,
    in the Methodist Hall
    Just turn up, £1

    Acle & District Voluntary Aid (AVA) lunches
    Every Wednesday, 11.00am to 1.00pm
    A three-course lunch, tea, coffee and biscuits
    Transport available if required
    Ring Mandy Stimpson 01493 368196

    Social Mug
    Every Wednesday from 9.30am in the Social Club at the
    rear of the Recreation Centre
    Tea/coffee and cake for £2.50

    Thursdays 10am-12 noon Pop-in – the Methodist church is open as a meeting place serving tea and coffee

  • Works for new pavement in Mill Lane

    Work starts on 4th January on the construction of a new footway along the south side of Mill Lane, near to the new housing.

  • Acle Youth Club – changes to hours

    Acle Youth Club poster
  • Property protection and flood prevention advice

    NCC has advice here

  • Bereavement Services

    NCC has detailed of services and advice here

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