Local News & Events

This page contains information about the parish and what's happening within it as well as notifications the council receives from organisations an other bodies.

Upcoming Events 

Sheltered Housing Open Day in Blofield. See poster in Downloads.

If you are looking for information on planning applications please visit our planning page.

Be part of your community

There are many ways to be part of and contribute to your community and follow information that may be of interest or use.

there are several sites in and around our parish including:

  • Great Plumstead Facebook Page - www.facebook
  • Thorpe end Facebook page -
  • Thorpe End Garden Village Residents Association -
  • Little Plumstead Classifies on facebook -
  • Streetlife -

Parochial Church Council

'CHURCH & PARISH' is published each month by the Parochial Church Council and is delivered to each household throughout the parishes. You can access the current edition by visiting the church's website at:

www.churchintheplumsteads.com

Bus Time-Table For The Plumsteads & Thorpe End

www.konectbus.co.uk/timetables-fares

Better Broadband For Norfolk

To find out further information on the progress of the above campaign in the Parish go to www.betterbroadbandnorfolk.co.uk and you will be able to put in your post code to get up to date information.

Police Community Support

PC Andy Mason is the Engagement Officer for Broadland. If you wish to discuss any Policing issues in the villages then you can contact him at;

[email protected]

County Highways

If you notice any potholes in the highway, or on a footpath; observe that signs are missing, or damaged, then tell County Highways Dept. about it. You can get action taken by reporting all such matters.

Telephone 0344 800 8009 (to report any holes deeper than 75mm) or or e-mail: [email protected]

Thorpe End Sewage System.

For those are unaware,Thorpe End is on a pumping system. This system can be overcome with serious consequences by inappropriate items being flushed down the toilet.

The following must not be discharged in the System:

Nappies, sanitary towels, wet wipe, rags, soft toys, tennis balls, Cooking fat/oil, motor oil, grease

Anti-freeze, brake fluid, weed killer, insecticides, fungicides and other gardening products. Also no paint, thinners, white spirit, turpentine, creosote and no medicines.

These items might seem obvious but these are some up the items recently removed from the sytem.Thanks for your understanding and help in preventing further blockages and contamination.

Young People

What would you like to see developed in your Parish? Please come along to our Parish Council Meetings and raise any issues. Dates of all meetings are posted in the Parish Notice Boards and can be viewed on our Parish Web site. Alternatively please contact one of the councillors or tell us your views through the website.