West Norfolk schoolchildren create WWI art installation
Published: Wednesday, 19th September 2018
Six hundred west Norfolk schoolchildren will decorate a wooden soldier and place it in Tower Gardens as part of an educational project called ‘WWI Soldiers Remembered’.
YES I CAN comes to King's Lynn Corn Exchange
Published: Friday, 14th September 2018
YES I CAN and event to help people achieve their potential despite any physical or emotional challenges they may face.
Published: Monday, 3rd September 2018
We're lighting up King's Lynn Town Hall pink on Thursday 6 September as part of Organ Donation week.
Exciting plans for Love West Norfolk
Published: Wednesday, 29th August 2018
People, organisations and companies in West Norfolk will have greater opportunity to show they Love West Norfolk as exciting plans for phase two of the campaign are announced.
‘YES I CAN’ …. Save the date for this new event
Published: Thursday, 9th August 2018
This September, a brand new event called 'YES I CAN'... will take place at the King’s Lynn Corn Exchange.
Ørsted launch round 2 of the “Skills Fund” for coastal areas of Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and Norfolk
Published: Thursday, 26th July 2018
Ørsted are delighted to announce that the second round of their East Coast Skills Fund is now open to applications.
Over 55s urged to contribute to research into older people’s activity levels in retirement
Published: Wednesday, 25th July 2018
A new study investigating the impact that retirement has on older people’s activity levels has launched and people over 55 are being urged to contribute to this important body of research.
Norfolk Day in King’s Lynn
Published: Friday, 13th July 2018
On Friday 27 July 2018, individuals, communities, businesses and organisations across our county will be celebrating Norfolk Day, and west Norfolk is no exception!
Advice on inflatable play equipment
Published: Wednesday, 4th July 2018
Advice for anyone planning a public event that will involve inflatable play equipment.
Nominate an exceptional policing volunteer now
Published: Friday, 8th June 2018
Nominations opened on Thursday 7 June for the 25th annual Lord Ferrers Awards, which celebrate the exceptional achievements of volunteers in policing.
Lottery winner collects TV and sound bar
Published: Thursday, 7th June 2018
The brand new West Norfolk Wins lottery is off to a great start. 1231 tickets were sold for the first draw, and 50 good causes were signed up to potentially benefit.
Last chance to get tickets for first draw
Published: Tuesday, 22nd May 2018
The first draw for West Norfolk Wins, a community lottery that will help good causes in the borough to raise much-needed funds, takes place at 8pm on Saturday 26 May 2018.
Less than two weeks until the first West Norfolk Wins draw
Published: Tuesday, 15th May 2018
The first West Norfolk Wins draw takes place in less than two weeks' time and already 41 good causes have signed up and are set to be winners, as they receive 50p for every £1 ticket they sell.
Tickets now on sale for West Norfolk Wins
Published: Tuesday, 17th April 2018
West Norfolk's brand new online lottery West Norfolk Wins is now live with the first draw set to take place on Saturday, 26 May 2018.
Department for Work and Pensions now based in council offices
Published: Thursday, 29th March 2018
This week saw the relocation of the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) into the main borough council building in Chapel Street, King's Lynn.
Town hall will be blue and yellow for #WDSD18
Published: Wednesday, 14th March 2018
On the evening of 21 March, for the second year in a row, the famous chequered façade of King’s Lynn Town Hall will be lit up in yellow and blue to mark World Down Syndrome Day.
Good causes invited to lottery launch
Published: Wednesday, 7th March 2018
Local good causes are being invited to the launch of West Norfolk Wins, a brand new community lottery organised by us.
May deadline for WWI centenary grant fund
Published: Wednesday, 28th February 2018
Our ‘Commemorating World War I’ fund is now open for applications.
New disability champion ready to listen and help
Published: Thursday, 8th February 2018
People of all ages who may be vulnerable or have a disability now have a new champion in their corner.
Helping households save money with Big Switch and Save
Published: Thursday, 18th January 2018
The Norfolk-wide collective energy switching scheme which helps residents save money on their energy bills is gearing up for another round of switching and saving.
Award-winning support for the Armed Forces
Published: Thursday, 30th November 2017
Our Silver Award-winning status as an employer which supports the armed forces was revalidated in a ceremony on 23 November.
Patients in west Norfolk given a voice on NHS transformation plans
Published: Monday, 30th October 2017
Patients in west Norfolk will get to have their say on plans to transform the region’s health and care system as part of a series of consultation events being held later next month.
Commendation for Care and Repair West Norfolk
Published: Thursday, 21st September 2017
Care and Repair West Norfolk received a commendation in the Handyperson Service of the Year category at this year’s national Home Improvement Agency Awards held at the House of Lords.
Worthy winners for the Opportunity Awards
Published: Thursday, 23rd June 2016
The contributions of a group of outstanding individuals and organisations in west Norfolk were recognised at an awards ceremony at King's Lynn town hall on 22 June 2016.
New format for King's Lynn SNAP
Published: Wednesday, 1st June 2016
A new meeting format for the King's Lynn Safer Neighbourhood Action Panel (SNAP) starts this month with a drop-in session at the King's Court council offices on Tuesday 7 June 2016 from 11am to 1pm.
Pick up a bargain at the Giant Jumble Rumble
Published: Wednesday, 1st June 2016
The Giant Jumble Rumble takes place on Saturday 4 June, to raise money for two great causes.