Broadland Older People’s Partnership – event 18th October



18th October 2019   9.30 am to 12.30 pm

Acle Methodist Church, Bridewell Lane Acle NR13 3RA


Invited speakers : Steven Foyster Peer tutor with Norfolk &Suffolk Mental Health Trust.

Cllr Emma Corlett Member champion for mental health for NCC

Lucy Bennett Older people’s mental health nurse for Broadland


Complimentary light buffet lunch at 12.30 pm

BOPP. Broadland Older Peoples Partnership


Contact Brian 07543882928   email [email protected]

Bin collection

Our bin collection days are all one day later this coming week, because of the bank holiday. Please put your bin out by 7 a.m. as collection times may vary from normal…

Extra Parish Council meeting to discuss the plans for land off Norwich Road

There will be an extra parish council meeting on Monday, 19th August at 7.00pm in the methodist church hall, to comment on the plans for the 137 homes on the land north of Norwich Road.
The plans will be available to view from 6.30pm and there will be an opportunity for residents to raise any concerns about the plans or support the plans at the beginning of the meeting at 7.00pm.
Please note that any concerns about the plans must be raised with Broadland District Council as they decide on the plans. The parish council is just a consultee….


Plans for land off Norwich Road/Mill Lane

The plans have been published for the Norfolk County Council land off Norwich Road/ Mill Lane. It’s for 137 residential units, and includes 1-beds to 4-beds, with a mix of affordable rented, shared-ownership and market homes.

You can see the plans at :…/Planni…/GeneralSearch.aspx

Put in 20191215 under Application Number, then click Search at the bottom of the page

Then click on 20191215 and then View Related Documents at the bottom of the page

I would start with the “Site Masterplan”…

Agenda for 29th July 2019


Affordable rented and shared ownership homes on Land off Norwich Road

33% of the dwellings on the land off Norwich Road will be affordable (intermediate housing and rented housing for eligible households whose needs are not met by the market)
• Of these, expected that 60% will be rented and 40% will be Intermediate Housing (=dwellings for sale at prices below local market price – can include shared equity)
• Up to 1/3rd of the affordable rented dwellings to be let on first occupation to people living in Acle, or if not then people who work in Acle, or if not then people who need to move to Acle to support family members or receive support, or if not then other residents in Broadland area (BDC to allocate the tenants)
For checking with Housing Options to ensure you are registered on the Council’s Housing list please use:-

[email protected]

Tel 01603 430641

For the Intermediate Tenure (probably as shared ownership) in the first instance please register with Help to Buy ESE (for shared ownership NOT equity loan):-

Consultation on plans for 138 homes on land off Norwich Road


Works at Damgate Woods – tree felling

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Agenda for Monday, 24th June 2019


Planning application for new cemetery

Acle Parish Council is applying for planning permission to change the use of land from agriculture to a cemetery, for half an acre of land at the top of Pyebush Lane, to the west of the footpath.

The Cranes have offered to sell us the land for a new cemetery, which we desperately need.

Details are at Broadland District Council’s website under application no: 20190908.

If you support this, please add your comments on the BDC website under 20190908 or email: [email protected]

See the application here

(put in 20190908)