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Don’t forget our village Christmas Social on Friday 14th December at 7.30 in the Jubilee Hall. Entry is free but please bring some finger food to share. The evening will begin with 15 minutes of entertainment and then it is just mix and mardle, eat, drink and be merry.

Hope to see you there.

On Tuesday 8th January 2019 the Inspector responsible for local policing across Diss, Harleston and Long Stratton will hold their next public meeting at Long Stratton Village Hall between 7 and 9pm. Town and Parish Clerks and Councillors, the public and local media are invited to take part in this engagement event.

 The evening will open with refreshments and introductions followed by a short presentation on what your local police do.

If you would like to attend please let Clare Crane – Parish Clerk know on starstonparishcouncil@yahoo.co.uk or tel 01379 608590 as they must have numbers and names in advance.

Please click HERE for information on Norfolk County Council’s gritting service.

Please click HERE for an update from Norfolk County Council.

Please click HERE for the Police news round up.



If you have anything that you would like included in the January edition of the Pigeon Post please can you submit it by noon on Friday 7th December to the editor at: editor@pigeonpost.org.uk
Thank you and Merry Christmas

It’s time to get excited about Christmas!  There’s so many free / low cost events and activities happening in South Norfolk and the surrounding area for families to enjoy, so we’ve decided to release an entirely Christmas-themed Help Hub bulletin.

 SNC can confirm the bulletins are now being published on the South Norfolk Council website, please click HERE.

South Norfolk Council are proud to be supporting the INN CROWD, a partnership project from Applause and Creative Arts East.

Funding of up to £100 is available to community led Beer Festivals across South Norfolk who wish to host an INN CROWD performance.

This funding will be paid directly to the performance provider.

Any beer festival led by the local community can apply for the fund.

More information can be found here:


Crimestoppers are looking to recruit volunteers in the community to Crimestoppers Co-ordinator roles, co-ordinators provide a useful link with Crimestoppers Regional Mangers.  If you are interested in becoming a volunteer for Crimestoppers as a Coordinator, or other roles please look at the following link:


 which gives some more details about volunteering for Crimestoppers ’

Please drop in to the first PARISH WORKSHOP NEIGHBORHOOD PLAN CONSULTATION EVENT on Saturday 17th November, any time from 9.30am to 2.30pm.

We look forward to seeing you.

Click HERE to see the details of this event.