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We received the following email from Cllr Graham Plant, NCC: “Following on from the great news in mid-October that we have received a funding commitment of more than £200 million from the Government for the Norwich Western Link, we’re getting this important infrastructure project moving forward again. “We’ve published a cabinet report this afternoon with Read More


A family in Wreningham suffered their worst nightmare when seven-year-old Nathanael was run over by their own car and suffered catastrophic life-threatening head and brain injuries. Keith Morris reports. The horrific split-second accident happened in April 2022 and changed the lives of Nathanael and parents Alan and Lindsay Howes for ever. Despite a devastatingly traumatic Read More

Ref No: 2023/3219 Proposal: Notification for Prior Approval for a proposed change of use and associated building works of an agricultural building to 5 dwelling houses (QA and QB)Location: Agricultural Building South Of High Common Farm, Wymondham Road, Wreningham Applicant: Mr Lee DevlinApplication Type: Prior Notification – Agricultural to ResidentialA prior notification application for the Read More

Prior to 2011 Wreningham did not have a mains sewage system. Many properties had either single or shared septic tanks. Residents had to make their own arrangements for emptying these tanks. For some this was an on-going problem as they were continually having to arrange for the emptying of their septic tanks to significant cost Read More

A new consultation has opened by the Greater Norwich Development Partnership inviting comments on the proposed Main Modifications which are required to the GNLP following submission to the Planning Inspectorate in July 2021. There is a lot of documentation in the GNLP if you wish to review the whole plan. Specific mentions are made in Read More

The potential new supplier (besides Open Reach/BT) County Broadband, seems to have gone rather quiet, according to some parishioners, after their big push to sign up interested parishioners nearly 2 years ago. We know that there are some works planned for tree clearing/pruning on some of our roads – but there is some doubt about Read More

Ref: 2023/3087Applicant: Mr LeckenbyLocation: High Common Farm Wymondham Road Wreningham Norfolk NR16 1AYProposal: Proposed agricultural access trackApplication Type: Full Planning Permission Please return comments, with the reference number, by 3 November 2023 to: email: planning@southnorfolkandbroadland.gov.uk online: www.southnorfolkandbroadland.gov.uk post: The Horizon Centre, Broadland Business Park, Peachman Way, Norwich NR7 0WF

Ref: 2023/2978Applicant: Mr Justin GradyLocation: The Poplars, Ashwellthorpe Road NR16 1AWProposal: Change from brick to weather boarded finish, change in position and number of windows, add roof windows to barn (following approved permission 2019/0605)Application Type: Listed Building Consent Please return comments, quoting the reference number, by 24 October 2023 to: email: planning@southnorfolkandbroadland.gov.uk online: www.southnorfolkandbroadland.gov.uk post: Read More