In accordance with the provisions of Section 14(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act, 1984, the Norfolk County Council HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that owing to repair of a burst water main the use by vehicles of the C162 Longwater Lane from its junction with The Loke for 20 metres northwards in the PARISH OF COSTESSEY will be temporarily prohibited from 22nd June 2020 to 26th June 2020 for the duration of... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Jun 2020 11:47 by Nigel Bailey
Just a reminder to cut back your overgrown shrubs and bushes from the public footpaths. The handyperson service can help with some small jobs around the home. You may qualify for subsidised rates including up to two hours' free labour.
Posted: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 13:27 by Nigel Bailey
Your Voice is Norfolk County Council's insight community. If you're a member we will send you regular invitations to have your say on local services and to take part in focus groups, surveys, consultations and volunteering. Your Voice is open to everyone over 16 in Norfolk.
How Your Voice works
Once you have signed up we'll send you regular invitations to get involved and have your say on a... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 22 Jun 2020 13:59 by Nigel Bailey
Council meetings are a little different now. On Tuesday 23rd at 7pm, 19 Town Councillors will be meeting via Zoom. You can find details on how to join us https://www.costessey.org.uk/council-meetings.html
Posted: Fri, 19 Jun 2020 14:21 by Nigel Bailey
Pre-9.30am travel rules change from Monday 22nd
Keeping people safe on public transport has prompted an end to concessionary travel changes on Monday, 22 June.
With more people travelling to work and with fewer seats available on buses due to social distancing, concessionary pass holders will no longer be able to travel before 9.30am.
In March, Norfolk County Council temporarily changed its rules to allow... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 18 Jun 2020 12:06 by Nigel Bailey
NORFOLK COUNTY COUNCIL has made a Temporary Traffic Order affecting the C171 Townhouse Road from its junction with the U78076 Folgate Lane for a distance of 173 metres south eastwards in the PARISH OF COSTESSEY because of meter replacement works.
The road will be temporarily closed (except for access) from 29th June 2020 to 3rd July 2020 for the duration of the works, expected to be 5 days within the... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Jun 2020 18:13 by Nigel Bailey
We have made some temporary changes to our services as follows:
Postponement of our May 2020 fete to Sunday 30th & Saturday 31st May 2021.
On Friday 20th March we closed our three Community Halls until 30th June 2020. Our office is closed but we are still available to answer emails and telephone calls.
Vehicle gates to car parks - Costessey Centre Open 7am to 9pm & Longwater Lane Cemetery 7am... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 May 2020 14:44 by Nigel Bailey
Norfolk community transport service helps eligible adults get to essential health, social and wellbeing services. We mostly use volunteer car drivers. A driver will pick you up at your house, or the nearest safe place, and provide a door-to-door service.
How to book
Call us on 0344 800 8020 (Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm). We need at least three working days' notice before you want to travel. You can book... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 17:30 by Nigel Bailey
No cold calling zones
A no cold calling zone is a designated area where the residents declare they will no longer accept traders calling at their homes without an appointment.
No cold calling zones are a deterrent to unscrupulous traders and bogus callers, who do not want to be recognised or 'logged' as working within an area.
Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 17:34 by Nigel Bailey