Standing for Parish Council elections

Parish Council elections are taking place on 2nd May 2019.

Would you like to become a parish councillor at Fleggburgh Parish Council? If so, you will need to fill out a nomination pack (which you can download below). You will need someone to nominate you (Proposer) and someone who will second the nomination (Seconder).

Elector numbers, which are needed for your nomination, can be obtained from Great Yarmouth Borough Council on 01493 – 846548.

Election nomination pack

Parish Council Elections: Timetable of Proceedings

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Defibrillator Training Session, 27th February 2019

The Village Hall Committee have arranged a demonstration to learn how to use the defibrillator, that is situated on the outside wall of the village hall next to the entrance!
The defibrillator was bought by the village hall, the upkeep is funded by them also.
The hands on training session is to demonstrate CPR and how to use the defibrillator in an emergency. The trainer for the course does not charge for her expertise or time, but will ask for donations when the course finishes.
This session is open to all regular hall users and the wider community with the hope that you all will attend and then if the need to use the defibrillator if a emergence arises you will have be trained!
The training sessions is at the village hall on Wednesday 27th February 2019 at 6-30 with tea/coffee and biscuits first!
This session will be of benefit to everyone So Please try to attend!
Numbers are limited so please ring Judy on 01493 368231 to book spaces.

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Closure of part of Rollesby Road 18th – 22nd February 2019

A 40m section of Rollesby Road from the junction with Tretts Loke, heading north will be closed (except for access) from 18th to the 22nd of February 2019 due to electrical work.

The person dealing with enquiries at Norfolk County Council is Martin Dixon (Community and Environmental Services) Telephone 0344 800 8020.


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Road works in Repps with Bastwick

From the 9th January 2019 there are significant road works planned along the Main Road in Repps with Bastwick. These are expected to last at least two weeks.

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Job Vacancy: Clerk

***** This post has now been filled *****

Parish Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer for Fleggburgh Parish Council

SCP 23 – 26 (£11.24 – £12.37 per hour) dependent on qualifications and experience

5 hours per week

Fleggburgh Parish Council seeks a committed and enthusiastic individual to undertake the role of Parish Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer.

The role will include:

  • Meeting administration including collation and publication of agendas, report writing, taking minutes, and offering procedural advice where required;
  • Management of the Council’s finances including budgeting drafting and monitoring, bank reconciliations, and audit;
  • Maintaining and updating the Council’s website;
  • Communicating with residents, councillors, and external organisations;
  • Managing the day to day administrative processes of the Parish Council.

The successful applicant should have a good level of education, with good communication and interpersonal skills.  Experience in a local government environment would be an advantage, and knowledge of meeting administration and working to deadlines is essential.  The successful applicant must be available to service the meetings of the Council (normally the fourth Thursday of the month).

For further details or a confidential discussion contact the Chairman June Pratt on [email protected].

Applications by CV and covering letter to the postal or email addresses below by 17th January 2019:

Fleggburgh Parish Council, Beech Cottage, Marsh Road, Fleggburgh, NR29 3DE

Email: [email protected]

Job Description

Personal Specification

***** This post has now been filled *****

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The Norfolk Local Access Forum is seeking new members, could you help?

The Norfolk Local Access Forum is comprised of up to 22 people covering a range of interests in countryside access in Norfolk, including walking; cycling; horse riding; landowners; conservation; other interests (including health, tourism, business, access for all, heritage, education).  The Forum provides independent advice to a number of organisations including Norfolk County Council on improving access to land in Norfolk.

The Access Forum are looking for enthusiastic and proactive people with a passion for the outdoors with good communication skills to fill 5 vacancies on the Forum.  In particular, we are keen to find new members from the following interest areas: landowners and managers, younger people (or those who can represent young people), equestrians and local business/tourism.

Further information and a link to the online recruitment form can be found here:

If you have any queries, please email [email protected] or contact 0344 800 8020

The closing date for applications is 31st January 2019.


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Norfolk County Council 2019/20 Budget Consultation

Between the 5th November and 23rd of December 2018, Norfolk County Council are carrying out a consultation in relation to their budget for 2019/20.

Details of the proposed budget and how you can submit comments and give feedback about it can be found here on the Norfolk County Council website:

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Parish Council Vacancy

Notice of Vacancy

Notice is hereby given that there is a vacancy on Fleggburgh Parish Council.  The vacancy has previously been advertised, and no election has been requested.  The Council is now able to fill the vacancy by co-option.


11 Oakfield Road, Aylsham, Norwich, NR11 6AL

[email protected]

Applications should be received by Monday 22nd October 2018, 5pm.

Applicants are asked to give brief reasons for offering their services to the Council.

Any elector interested in applying is welcome to contact the Clerk for further details.  The successful applicant will be chosen following consideration by the Parish Council.

Applicants should note that Councillors are expected to attend regular monthly meetings on the fourth Thursday of each month and any additional meetings as may be arranged, and to represent the electors of Fleggburgh, Billockby and Clippesby in raising and discussing those issues of interest and concern on which the Parish Council is empowered to act.  Applicants should also note that membership of the Council is open to electors who are citizens of any state in the European Union or of the Commonwealth and:

  • Whose residence is in Fleggburgh, Billockby or Clippesby or within three miles of Fleggburgh, Billockby or Clippesby, or
  • Whose principal place of work is in Fleggburgh Billockby and Clippesby, and
  • Who is not disqualified (by reason of a criminal record, bankruptcy or involvement in corrupt practices).

For further information, please contact the Clerk to the Council.

Catherine Fletcher, Clerk to the Council

Telephone: 07988 178 295

Email: [email protected]



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Litter Picking Event

Litter pick event

Come and join us on another Litter Picking event:

Thursday 11th October at 10:00 in Burgh St Margaret (Fleggburgh). Meet at Fleggburgh Village Hall.

If you are able to help, please contact Julie on 01493 369645 for more details or just turn up on the day.

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Draft Local Plan Part 2: Consultation Exhibition

Great Yarmouth Borough Council will be holding a Draft Local Plan Part 2 Consultation Exhibition event at Hemsby Sports & Social Club, Waters Lane, Hemsby NR29 4LE. It will take place this Friday 21st September 2018, from 1pm to 7pm.

Council Officers will be in attendance at the event to explain, discuss and answer queries on the Council’s Draft Local Plan. Forms will be available for people to make comments and suggestions about the plan, which will be used by Great Yarmouth Borough Council to refine its Plan before it is finalised.

Draft Local Plan Part 2: Consultation Exhibition


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