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Norfolk Domestic Abuse Survey

NORFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY SAFETY PARTNERSHIP SEEKS TO UNDERSTAND VIEWS AROUND DOMESTIC ABUSE IN NORFOLK. AN ONLINE SURVEY IS OPEN TO GENERAL PUBLIC & SERVICE USERS, AND PROFESSIONALS UNTIL 31ST JULY.   This is a follow up to the independent research conducted in 2015 and the…

New school for children with autism in North Norfolk proposed

A new school for children with autism could be developed in Fakenham, as part of Norfolk County Council’s £120m investment in special educational needs.The County Council is hoping to develop the brand new all age special school for children and young people with ASD on…

Young Carers Summer Fun

This Summer Norfolk Family Carers will be running a free Young Carers Fun Day in Acle, Long Stratton, North Walsham, Dereham and Watton. If you are aged between 5 & 15 and look after a member of your family due to a disability, illness, mental health issue…

Norfolk PCC to host first police and fire Q&A in Fakenham

Norfolk’s Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Lorne Green is hosting a special Q&A in Fakenham next week – where the people in charge of the county’s fire service will join the PCC and Chief Constable in facing public questions.The event, which is thought to be…

Safety Alerts

Boots - Important Product Recall - Jack Wills Mug & Socks Gift set  Mens   - Item code          8085447 Ladies - Item code  8085560 Affected Gift Sets Were Sold Between September 2018 and February 2019 and features the “Superior Quality” Jack…

Rogue Trader Alerts

Rogue Trader Alert: Door to door fish sellers – 10 July 2019 We are warning residents to be vigilant after receiving reports of two men selling fish door to door. Reported incidents in the last week have come from the Attleborough, Shipdam and Great Ellingham…

Action Fraud Alert - Drivers Targeted With Fake Fines

What you need to know Action Fraud have received an increase in reports and intelligence where elderly victims are being targeted by individuals purporting to be police officers or traffic wardens. The victims are being approached whilst parked in a car park and are told…

Norfolk County Council - Your views on domestic abuse concerns in Norfolk

Domestic Abuse Survey: are we getting it right? We are asking people in Norfolk to help us by completing a research survey on Domestic Abuse, to check on our progress from 2015’s feedback. Domestic abuse can blight the life of anyone from any background and…

Pregnant smokers encouraged to quit to help protect their baby’s health

Women who smoke during pregnancy are being urged to quit to help reduce the risk of seriously affecting the health of their baby. In Norfolk, the number of women who smoke whilst pregnant is currently the highest in the East of England (13.5% in 2017/18*)…

Food Alerts

Iceland recalls 60 Crispy Chicken Dippers as they may contain pieces of hard plastic Product details Iceland 60 Crispy Chicken Dippers Pack size 60 pack Best before All date codes prior to 2021 No other Iceland products are known to be affected. Risk statement This…