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Acle is a large village, half-way between Norwich and Great Yarmouth, close to the Norfolk Broads.  Whether you live or work in Acle, or are planning to visit, you will find lots of useful information on this site.

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New signage at Boat dyke Lane

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Taking a seat on the village green

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Norwich bound at Acle Train Station

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Parish Council meeting on Monday at 7.00pm

Held in the Methodist Church hall in Bridewell Lane. Come along to find out more about local issues... all welcome

Mobile Lloyds Bank

.. and the mobile bank also visits The Kings Head car park in Lingwood on Fridays, between 9.45 and 11.30...

Mobile Lloyds Bank

Don't forget there is a mobile unit from Lloyds Bank which visits the Acle Recreation Centre car park on Tuesdays from 10.00 to 12.15 and 13.00 - 14.45.

CPO for cemetery turned down by Government

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government refused the Parish Council’s petition to make a Compulsory Purchase Order to acquire one acre of Mr Molineux's land to extend the cemetery at Pyebush Lane.  The Secretary of State felt that: i)it had not been proved that no other land was available by agreement, ii)regard had not been for the convenience of other property of Mr Molineux, the landowner, and that compulsory acquisition of this land would be inconvenient in relation to that other land, iii)that, therefore, there was not a compelling case in the public interest for the making of the CPO to justify in a proportionate manner the interference with the landowner’s private interests and human rights. The parish council was very disappointed by this and the councillors know that this will upset many residents. The council will be writing again to all landowners to try to find some alternative land for a new cemetery.

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Anglia in Bloom Awards

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Volunteers at Damgate Woods

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History >

Historic image of the Green, Acle

In this section, there is information about the history of Acle.

More about Acle's history

Places to visit >

a passenger boat on the broads

Acle is well placed for days out. It is on the River Bure and at the junction of the A47 to Norwich and Great Yarmouth and the A1064 to the Norfolk Broads.

All our places to visit

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