Category Archives: Planning

The latest planning news from Necton Parish Council

Update from Vattenfall on proposed Vanguard Wind Farm

Vattenfall narrows search area for underground onshore cable route ahead of ecological studies Vattenfall, the developer of a strategic Norfolk offshore wind farm, has revealed its latest thinking for the green energy scheme.  (see EDP, 26 January 2017) Local people … Continue reading

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Vanguard off-shore Wind Farm proposal

The Parish Council were informed in October of the opening of a public consultation by Vattenfall on a proposal to build one and maybe a second sub-station within a 3 KM radius of the existing National Grid station in the … Continue reading

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Local Plan consultation – have your say

Breckland Council have launched a second public consultation on their Local Plan.  To access their online facility, following this link: If you would like help with accessing this, contact our Parish Office, 721665, to arrange a time to drop … Continue reading

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Read the minutes of recent Local Plan Working Group meeting, 12 July

The minutes of Breckland Council’s Local Plan Working Group meeting where Necton Parish Council presented representations for consideration on the proposed allocations for this village are now available to view online: Read the background to this meeting and the … Continue reading

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Update on Breckland Local Plan

Breckland Council are currently consulting with Parish and Town Councils, through a series of meetings this week, on the preferred site allocations across the district, ahead of a further public consultation scheduled for September. The meeting concerning Necton was held … Continue reading

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