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'Please don't fill your food waste bin', says West Norfolk Council

'Please don't fill your food waste bin', says West Norfolk Council

'Please don't fill your food waste bin', says West Norfolk Council

08 April 2020

Council officials say many people are still using their caddies, even though they won't be emptied until further notice.


West Norfolk food waste collections stopped by coronavirus restrictions

West Norfolk food waste collections stopped by coronavirus restrictions

West Norfolk food waste collections stopped by coronavirus restrictions

06 April 2020

Residents are being asked to put food waste in their general rubbish for the time being to help maintain collections.


West Norfolk food waste collections go fortnightly due to coronavirus

West Norfolk food waste collections go fortnightly due to coronavirus

West Norfolk food waste collections go fortnightly due to coronavirus

03 April 2020

Council chiefs say they have no choice to reduce collections, because of new safety guidance.


Three councils, including West Norfolk, join forces for 'unique' bin contract saving taxpayers' money

Three councils, including West Norfolk, join forces for 'unique' bin contract saving taxpayers' money

Three councils, including West Norfolk, join forces for 'unique' bin contract saving taxpayers' money

17 March 2020

Three Norfolk councils have joined forces to appoint a single provider to collect residents’ bins, in a move that has saved taxpayers’ money.


‘Incredible’ amounts of rubbish cleared from Gaywood woods

‘Incredible’ amounts of rubbish cleared from Gaywood woods

‘Incredible’ amounts of rubbish cleared from Gaywood woods

14 March 2020

Two hours of community hard work saw a Gaywood woodland area cleaned up over the weekend.


Skies offer up some unexpected sights

Skies offer up some unexpected sights

Skies offer up some unexpected sights

03 March 2020

Unexpected sightings of Tundra Bean Geese, a clever trick to help homeless swifts and an extraordinary peregrine threesome.


Most West Norfolk homes do not meet energy efficiency targets

Most West Norfolk homes do not meet energy efficiency targets

Most West Norfolk homes do not meet energy efficiency targets

03 March 2020

Over two thirds of homes in West Norfolk fail to meet long-term energy efficiency targets according to new data.


Preparations for floods ‘need urgent review’

Preparations for floods ‘need urgent review’

Preparations for floods ‘need urgent review’

03 March 2020

Norfolk County Council’s flood preparations should be independently verified says opposition leader.


West Norfolk carbon emissions reduction outlined as Climate Concern meeting set to be held in King's Lynn

West Norfolk carbon emissions reduction outlined as Climate Concern meeting set to be held in King's Lynn

West Norfolk carbon emissions reduction outlined as Climate Concern meeting set to be held in King's Lynn

28 February 2020

Carbon emissions have been reduced by 25 per cent since 2015 within the borough according to new council findings


Common cause unites village conservation volunteers

Common cause unites village conservation volunteers

Common cause unites village conservation volunteers

25 February 2020

Volunteers in a West Norfolk village have joined forces to help protect vital green spaces around their community.


Dozens help King's Lynn Big Plant scheme to flourish

Dozens help King's Lynn Big Plant scheme to flourish

Dozens help King's Lynn Big Plant scheme to flourish

25 February 2020

Officials hope a day which saw hundreds of new trees planted in Lynn will prove to be the start of a much bigger environmental project.


'You must unite to beat the burner', West Norfolk councillor warns

'You must unite to beat the burner', West Norfolk councillor warns

'You must unite to beat the burner', West Norfolk councillor warns

19 February 2020

A key figure in the fight against the Lynn incinerator has told objectors to forget party politics if they want to stop a similar scheme.


Can you help Downham to Bloom again?

Can you help Downham to Bloom again?

Can you help Downham to Bloom again?

18 February 2020

Community leaders are appealing for the public's help ahead of this year's Anglia In Bloom competition.


Call to dig deep and join new initiative to plant 500 trees in King's Lynn

Call to dig deep and join new initiative to plant 500 trees in King's Lynn

Call to dig deep and join new initiative to plant 500 trees in King's Lynn

18 February 2020

A final call for volunteers is being made this week to help plant 500 trees in new woodland being created in Lynn on Saturday.


West Norfolk Council's cabinet turns down call to declare a climate emergency

West Norfolk Council's cabinet turns down call to declare a climate emergency

West Norfolk Council's cabinet turns down call to declare a climate emergency

05 February 2020

Councillors have voted to recommend the rejection of a call for a climate emergency to be declared in West Norfolk.


Queen opens new £5 million Wolferton pumping station

Queen opens new £5 million Wolferton pumping station

Queen opens new £5 million Wolferton pumping station

05 February 2020

A new facility which aims to protect thousands of people and large areas of farmland from flooding has been given the royal seal of approval today.


RSPB World Wetlands Day competition organised by Titchwell Marsh nature reserve

RSPB World Wetlands Day competition organised by Titchwell Marsh nature reserve

RSPB World Wetlands Day competition organised by Titchwell Marsh nature reserve

29 January 2020

Come on kids! Prizes for children on offer with this colouring-in challenge


West Norfolk Council leader faces call to quit in new climate change row

West Norfolk Council leader faces call to quit in new climate change row

West Norfolk Council leader faces call to quit in new climate change row

28 January 2020

West Norfolk Council leader Brian Long is facing calls to resign today over comments he made to stop climate change action.


It’s back! Campaigners prepare to join new incinerator fight

It’s back! Campaigners prepare to join new incinerator fight

It’s back! Campaigners prepare to join new incinerator fight

28 January 2020

Campaigners who led the fight to stop a waste incinerator on the edge of Lynn have offered their help against a similar proposal.


West Norfolk towns battle to be the best of British

West Norfolk towns battle to be the best of British

West Norfolk towns battle to be the best of British

26 January 2020

Lynn and Hunstanton will battle it out for national glory later this year.


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