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Lily advisors visit community events

Lily has regular stands in all the libraries locally, and are out and about giving talks and taking information out all over west Norfolk and Swaffham.Our advisors are from local charities; West Norfolk Befriending, West Norfolk Carers, West Norfolk Deaf Association, West Norfolk Mind and Swaffham Family Action. All…

Food Alerts

Cow & Gate recalls Cheesy Broccoli Bake Stage 3 (10+ months) because it may contain small pieces of blue rubber Cow & Gate recalls one batch of Cheesy Broccoli Bake Stage 3 (10+ months) because it may contain small pieces of blue rubber, which makes…

Rogue Trader Alerts

Rogue Trader Alert – Doorstep cold caller offering ‘garden work’ – 30 April 2019 We are warning residents to be on their guard after receiving reports of a man cold calling offering ‘garden work’ in the Heacham area.We advise never deal with cold callers looking to do…

Health issues highlighted on new website

A snapshot of the key health issues facing Norfolk is available on a new-look website. Statistics on life expectancy, smoking and other key issues are included in the website developed by Norfolk County Council: www.norfolkinsight.org.uk/jsna Dr Louise Smith, Norfolk’s director of public health, said:  “This…

Summer term courses - enrolling now!

  We have the usual favourites running like silversmithing, basketball, woodwork and pottery but have also introduced some great new courses such as An introduction to Photoshop, Watercolour painting - en plein air and the fantastic hare felt brooches in Cromer. We also have vocational…

Help to Claim - Universal Credit

Getting help to make a new Universal Credit claim From 1st April 2019 Norfolk Citizens Advice will offer a new service called 'Help to Claim' which offers support with making a new claim for Universal Credit, from opening your account to receiving your first full…

Would you like a Lily Advisor to come and talk to your group?

Lily Advisors are available to come and give talks to local groups!  If you would like to book a talk please call 01553 616200 or email asklily@west-norfolk.gov.uk They can also come along to coffee mornings and community locations armed with information and an ipad ready…

Young volunteers needed to help with Libraries' Summer Reading Challenge

Young reading enthusiasts are needed to help Norfolk children choose reading books, and help them complete an exciting challenge, at the county’s libraries this summer. Norfolk County Council’s Library and Information Service is looking for volunteers aged 13-25 to get involved in this year’s Space-themed…

Treasure returns to Norfolk: Snettisham find on display in King’s Lynn

Three items from the famous Snettisham Treasure, discovered near the village in north west Norfolk, are going on show at Lynn Museum for the first time today (Tuesday 12 March). On loan from the British Museum, two gold torcs (neck rings) are now on display,…

Lily needs you!!

Have you had any help from a Lily Advisor?  Are you a regular user of the AskLily online directory? If so we need your feedback!! You can get in touch by calling 01553 616200 and asking for the Lily Coordinator, emailing asklily@west-norfolk.gov.uk  or by completing the…