Your Parish Council

The Parish Council operates at a local level, and has limited powers and responsibility. Many local amenities are the responsibility of the other levels of local and central government, and links are included here for your information.

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Little Dunham Parish Council

ResponsibilitiesVillage amenities. In addition, the Parish Council consults with other authorities over a number of matters such as planning, licensing and conservation.
MembersThere are 7 members, each elected for four years.
ChairmanSimon Fowler
Vice-ChairmanJane Harding
Other CouncillorsIan Harding, Paul Stebbings, Malcolm Parker, Linda Johnson and Tracy Mylum
Meetings7:30pm on the first Thursday of every other month (January, March, May, July, September and November) in the Village Hut. The public are always welcome at the meetings. Information about forthcoming meetings can be found on the noticeboard outside the village hut as well as on the website.
Parish ClerkSheryl Irving.
Tel: 01362 667756.
Address: Bay Tree Cottage, School Road, Brisley, Dereham, NR20 5LH.

Click link below to view the Councillors’ register of interests on the Breckland Council website.

If you have any matter you would like to raise at a meeting of the Parish Council, please send it in writing to the Parish Clerk. It should be borne in mind that the Parish Council’s powers are limited, and often the matters about which the Parish Council receives complaints are the responsibility of the other authorities mentioned above.

The Parish Council has no full-time employees and all councillors give their time voluntarily.

Parliamentary Responsibility

ConstituencyMid Norfolk
Member of ParliamentGeorge Freeman MP.
Tel: 01842 829748 (to enquire for an appointment)
Address: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

County Council

County CouncilNorfolk
ResponsibilitiesEducation, Highways, Police, Social Services & Fire Service
AddressNorfolk County Council, County Hall, Martineau Lane, Norwich
RepresentativeMr. Mark Kiddle-Morris. 28 Church Street, Litcham PE32 2SP

District Council

WardLaunditch Ward
ResponsibilitiesHousing, Planning & Environmental Services, Community Charge Collection, Public Health, Consumer Protection and Refuse Collection
AddressElizabeth House, Walpole Loke, Dereham, NR19 1EE
Tel: 01362 656870 and 01362 695333
Representative Mr. Mark Kiddle-Morris. 28 Church Street, Litcham PE32 2SP