Hingham

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Welcome to the website of Hingham Town Council -  which aims to provide information about Hingham of interest

to both residents and visitors.


Hingham is a small town with a population of around 2000, and is situated on the B1108 Norwich to Watton road.  It is

more or less equidistant from the larger towns of Attleborough, Dereham, Watton and Wymondham, and situated in the

centre of Norfolk, some fifteen miles from Norwich, is an ideal base for exploring the county.


A vibrant community, Hingham has a large number of shops and businesses for a town of its size. It has a good primary

school and play group, a number of churches, many thriving community groups and successful sports' clubs. Information

on the Library, the Sports' Centre, and Clubs and Societies may be found on the Community & Services pages.

 

This site also aims to provide all the information that may be required on Council activities, and details the services made

available by the Council. The Council holds monthly meetings which residents are very welcome to attend, the Town

Council page gives further details and related documents may be found in the Minutes and Agenda sections.

 


 

THE FOLLOWING WERE ELECTED TO HINGHAM TOWN COUNCIL ON 7th MAY 2015

 

BENDLE, Roger James

CHAN, Katherine Veronica

DORE, Patricia Margaret

ELDRIDGE, Peter Alan

FLAXMAN, Barry Leonard

LYS, Alison Fiona Ann

MALTBY, Gabriele Margarete

RILEY, Sara Ann

SHINGFIELD, Graham Ernest

STICKLAND, Richard Gyngell

THOMAS, Daisy Louise

 


 

THE NEXT MEETING OF HINGHAM TOWN COUNCIL WILL HELD ON TUESDAY 2nd June 2015, 7.30pm IN THE LINCOLN HALL.

Plans will be available to be viewed from 7.15pm.

Residents are very welcome to attend and will be given the opportunity to speak at the beginning and at the end of

the meeting.



 

HINGHAM TOWN COUNCIL IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THAT ALISON DOE HAS BEEN APPOINTED ACTING TOWN

CLERK AS FROM  18th APRIL 2015.

As well as taking on the role of Acting Clerk, Alison will continue in her role as the Town Council's Cemetery Officer

with responsibilty for the administration and maintenance of the records of Hingham Cemetery.

Alison's Contact details are:

Hingham Town Council,

11 Rectory Road,

Rockland All Saints,

Attleborough, Norfolk NR17 1XA

T: 01953 483891

E: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

or for Cemetery related queries only:-

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MARKET IN THE MARKET PLACE

It has been decided to cancel the MARKET in the MARKET PLACE planned for  SATURDAY 13th JUNE 2015 but it is hoped that this event will return in 2016.



 

POST OFFICE

A Postmaster has been been appointed to run an outreach service from the committee room at the rear of the Lincoln

Hall.

The office will be open on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9.30am - 12.30pm.

Please use this service,  postmasters are paid only for the business they do so if there are not enough customers

Hingham may find itself without this vital service once again.



 

Hingham Town Burial Ground

Proposal to deconsecrate 18 plots

Care of Churches and Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction Measure 1991

Application is being made to the Bishop of Norwich to remove the effects of consecration from 18 plots at Hingham Town Burial Ground.

Any person wishing to make representations about this application should do so in writing by a date not later than 21 days from the publication of this notice to the

Registrar of the Diocese of Norwich, Birketts LLP, Kingfisher House, 1 Gilders Way, Norwich, NR31UB.

 
 
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