Citizen Award

Dereham Town Council Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Award In light of the Queen’s 70 years of service on the throne, Dereham Town Council would like to reward local volunteers, those unsung heroes, who have made a positive contribution to Dereham. The Town Council invite the community to nominate those who have gone out of their way, […]

Dereham’s new signs

New pedestrian signs installed in Dereham were officially unveiled by Dereham Mayor Stuart Green, 22nd October 2021.

Town Plan Update

Updated: your views about Dereham are still wanted The consultants who have been appointed to create a Town Delivery Plan for Dereham are Hatch and We Made That. They have now agreed their timetable for consulting with Dereham residents and stakeholders. The Breckland Council website has been updated and for a full description of what […]

A Town Plan for Dereham

The consultants who will carry out the work to create town plans for the five market towns in Breckland have been appointed. You can read about this on Breckland Council’s website, here. These consultants plan to start with Dereham and will be holding a consultation event online, on 10th May. This event is open to […]

Exhibition Feedback

there have been more than 600 views of the designs for new information panels and 66 people filled in a very short questionnaire and gave their feedback.

Dereham Cares – support for Toftwood & Dereham residents

Dereham Cares will provide help and support to people living in Dereham and Toftwood by matching them with a volunteer who can help with essentials such as collecting a prescription, talking on the phone to combat isolation, or delivering basic foodstuffs to the front door. Already the scheme has more than 160 volunteers from within […]

Dereham Cares – yes we do!

More than 60 people have already registered with the Dereham Cares scheme in order to help people facing difficulties as a result of being isolated due to the Corona Virus. The scheme launched less than a week ago and has already gained over 60 volunteers – people who are willing and able to go and […]

Dereham Cares support scheme needs your help

District Councillor Alison Webb is leading a new scheme, Dereham Cares, together with District Councillors Hilary Bushell and Phillip Duigan. The Dereham Cares project is designed to provide help and support to people who find themselves isolated with no friends and family nearby to help them during the Corona Virus emergency. This scheme is separate […]