Nest Swing at Longwater Grounds

play equipment

Our next swing is out of action whilst we await a new part. Exciting times at Breckland Park NR5 0RW. £65,000 of play equipment will be installed during June. £54,216 was funded by the developer of Kost Road as part of a planning obligation to improve facilities in the vicinity. We are also using £7,022 of Community Infrastructure Levy as a result of other smaller planning applications,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 May 2021 09:56 by Nigel Bailey

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Mobile coronavirus testing service at Longwater


Norfolk County Council launches new mobile coronavirus testing service

Norfolk County Council is asking people to climb aboard one of four new buses to get tested for COVID-19. This can help to identify the one in three people who may have Covid without any symptoms so they can avoid passing the virus on to family, friends and colleagues.

The authority is the first in the country to commission and deploy... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 May 2021 11:40 by Nigel Bailey

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The Chances project supports individuals in Norfolk actively seeking employment, together with those distant and disengaged from the jobs market. Chances is completely free and voluntary.

Advisors work with people who are:

• Aged 18 or over

• Unemployed for one day or more

• Living in the Norfolk area

• Has the legal right to live and work in the UK

• Motivated to move forwards and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 07 May 2021 10:35 by Nigel Bailey

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Planning Meetings


Going forward we will be holding a regular virtual meeting to consider our response to planning applications. Whilst the Town Council comments on applications affecting Costessey, the deciding authority is South Norfolk Council who consider our comments. It's also important that individual comments are made to South Norfolk Council by the published deadline.

We will continue to use zoom for these meetings... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 06 May 2021 18:36 by Nigel Bailey

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Annual Meeting at 7pm tonight

Annual Meeting  at 7pm tonight

Join us on facebook or zoom tonight when we will elect a Chairman for the new civic year.

Meeting ID: 525 844 8551 Passcode: 152933

Posted: Tue, 04 May 2021 15:45 by Nigel Bailey

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Cleaner/Caretaker Required



CLEANER / CARETAKER required up to 16 hours per week at sites across Costessey NR5 & NR8

Are you an experienced, self-motivated cleaner?

Able to work flexible hours over six days? (covering the needs of the Council)

Costessey Town Council is looking for a reliable individual

to take on a cleaning position, transport preferable.

The job role requires proven experience

Knowledge of cleaning chemicals... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 30 Apr 2021 14:07 by Nigel Bailey

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Public meeting tonight at 7pm


Join us on zoom tonight from 7pm for the Annual Assembly hosted by the Chairman of the Town Council, Cllr Dan Burrill. Several community groups and local organisations are reporting on their activities over a most difficult year.

Accounts of the Town Council for 2020-21 financial year
Budget requirements of the Town Council for the 2020-21 financial year
Costessey Posse & QUBE (Youth groups)
Town Council's... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Apr 2021 10:15 by Nigel Bailey

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Thanks to the vigilant user of Greenhills Wood for reporting a fly-tip on Thursday. A carpet, pipe and bags of diy waste. It is a criminal offence which can result in a Fixed Penalty Notice or prosecution in the Magistrates or Crown Court.

Report fly-tipping or littering | South Norfolk Council (

Posted: Mon, 26 Apr 2021 13:58 by Nigel Bailey

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Anti-Social Behaviour

Anti-Social Behaviour

Police are aware of recent incidents of ASB (Anti-Social Behaviour) and drugs misuse in the area of Breckland Hall car park and recreational grounds. If you witness any ASB, possible drugs activity or feel you are the victim of a crime then please contact Norfolk Constabulary on 999 (In an emergency), 101 (Non-emergency) or you can make an online report at our Norfolk Police website at Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 15:30 by Nigel Bailey

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