North Lopham Parish Council

Welcome to the North Lopham Parish Council Official website

 North Lopham is situated just off the A1066 through South Lopham.  The village has approximately 600 residents.

If you wish to find out more about the village and its history please take a look at the village websites www.northlopham.info and www.lopham.co.uk.

Have you ever thought what your Parish Council is here to do?  The Council is made up of 7 members who all reside in North Lopham and represent the village on various matters.  We are effectively the third tier of local government answering to Breckland District Council and Norfolk County Council.  We meet at 7.30 p.m. bi monthly on the second Wednesday of the month at The Mess, St Andrews School.  The public are very welcome to attend these meetings and we encourage people to speak during the open forum which is part of each formal meeting.  We discuss a wide range of issues which directly affect the community and are responsible for such things as:

Upkeep of St Nicholas Churchyard
Dog bins and signs
The War Memorial
Maintenance of the footpaths and pond
Road signs and traffic calming

If you are interested in North Lopham come along to our meetings and have your say

Please leave a comment about the site or Lopham affairs.

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Next Parish Council meeting is Wednesday 8th November at The Mess – 7.30

Parish Plan/Village Design Statement- A proposal has been made to the Parish Council that the residents of North Lopham should consider preparing a Village Plan which would cover numerous aspects, including play area, traffic, planning etc. Any one interested should contact the Parish Clerk.

The broken wooden direction sign outside Florence Cottage has been reported to NCC for repair – ref no ENQ9000874891

The Norfolk Rangers will be in the village in the next few weeks to side out the footpaths, clean drains and strim verges. We have also asked them to re-seed any verges so it would assist if cars are not parked on the grass verges please

Faded road markings reported to NCC Highways at junction of EHarling and Kenninghall Road – 27.05.17

The Parish Council have been advised by Norfolk CC Highways that work on the final piece of footpath will at last commence on the 26th June 2017. The work is expected to take 3 weeks

Village spring Clean is Saturday 13th May 17 – meet at The Mere at 09.30 to collect bags, grabbers and gloves. Refreshments at Kings Head following

Following the resignation of David Hammond Chair and Parish Councillor there is a vacancy on the Parish Council should anyone be interested. Please attend the next meeting on 10th May or alternatively contact the clerk on 688298 or at clerklopham@gmail.com

Pot hole down High Common Road now reported ref ENQ900071606

Next Parish council meeting is on Wednesday 10th May at The Mess at 7.30