News and Events

 

Brisley is going Bear Crazy

Saturday 22nd June 2019 Brisley will be holding the 2nd Annual Bear Hunt in  the village. The event will run from 10am until 4 pm and will include many "bear-based" activities around parts of the village, in the Church and the Village Hall. More details to follow in a...

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The Fakenham Ukes

Fakenham Ukes Saturday 23rd March at 7pm Brisley Village Hall. Come along for a sing-a-long. Tickets £10 to include Fish and chip supper. Licensed Bar. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=65&v=fm9vcc8CSio  ...

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Parish Council Meeting – March

The next meeting of Brisley Parish Council is at 7.00pm on Wednesday 6th March 2019 in the Village Hall. The public and press are invited to attend and are able to address the Council during the public participation session. The agenda is available to view...

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Changes to Local Bus Service

With effect from the 7th April 2019 Carters Coaches will no longer be running the Wednesday coach service to Norwich and Sanders Coaches will then provide a much reduced service, on behalf of Norfolk County Council. The service will no longer encompass the part of the...

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Norfolk Carers Matter

Carers Matter Norfolk is a service to support unpaid carers across Norfolk, commissioned by Norfolk County Council and the five NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups. The support is for young carers, young adult carers and adult carers, working in partnership with many...

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Storm Erik

A forecast of high winds and rain (Storm Erik) expected to arrive today (Friday 8th February), affecting parts of the South East and the East of England. UK Power Networks are currently monitoring the weather closely and are in regular contact with the Met Office as...

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Road Closures at School Road

Road Closure at School Road for Tree Trimming.  The road will be temporarily closed (except for access) between 08:30 and 16:00 hours on 22nd February 2019 for the duration of the works, expected to be 1 day within the period. Full information is available in the...

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Curry and Film night

Curry and Film Night February 9 @ 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm £7.50 On Saturday 9th February Brisley Cricket Club is holding curry and cricket film night in Brisley Village Hall. An evening of “fine dining” and hilarious clips from cricket and other sports. There is also...

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Be vigilant

2 motorcycles have been stolen from a property in Mileham this week. Usual advice, lock all of your outbuidings and if you see suspicious vehicles take a note of the make, colour and registration

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School Readers

  VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO LISTEN TO CHILDREN READ IN LOCAL PRIMARY SCHOOLS Can you spare an hour or two a week to listen to children read in a local primary school?  Schoolreaders is looking for more volunteers in the Brisley area to carry out this important role....

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Common (and not so common) Wildlife

Monday 4 March 7.30 to 9pm Brisley Village Hall From barn owls to turtle doves, hedgehogs to watervoles, this illustrated talk by Gemma Walker (Norfolk Wildlife Trust, Wildlife and Community Officer) will introduce you to some common (and not so common) species...

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Cricket Club Car Park

Please be careful walking on the cricket club car park. The ground is very wet. To prevent further vehicles getting stuck, we have put in temporary and removable posts. There is still room to park two cars safely in the driveway for walkers. This should not affect...

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Road Closure – B1145

The B1145 will be closed to all traffic between Wednesday 9th January 2019 and Friday 25th January 2019, the closure will affect the road from its junction with the A1065 Swaffham to Fakenham road to Rougham Road, Great Masingham. The road will be open to though...

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SCAM ALERT from Norfolk Police

Norfolk Police are urging you to be vigilant against a scam that has been reported in the area.The scam itself can take many forms but reports suggest that the scammers pose as undercover police officers stating there has been a report of fraud on the...

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New Cinema Equipment

It's been a while coming but here is some great news. Beginning on January 8th Brisley Cinema is having its own state of the art equipment. The projector will be mounted in the ceiling, the screen will drop down from the ceiling on the stage and the sound system? wow...

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Brisley Belle News

Brisley Belles NewsThe Brisley Belles met on 11th January for their first dinner evening of 2018. We have welcomed Sheila Nash, who has recently moved into Brisley, and was keen to meet new faces in the village. A very friendly and chatty evening was had...

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Church News & Competitions

We had a partial collapse within the porch in August. Although it has been supported to stop any further deterioration our architect has said she will not sign off general access to the church through the porch until the roof has been seen by a structural engineer and...

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Allotment Competitions

Saturday 16th September marked the day when the Allotment Society ventured out to measure and announce the winners of this years competition. It was a damp and breezy affair, and the measuring committee had great fun finding the best examples to be coaxed...

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Announcement by BHF 8/8/8

Response by the Community Heartbeat Trust Charity (providers of the Brisley defibrillator) You may have heard the announcement by BHF reported in the news yesterday (8/8/18) about BHF developing a new national database of defibrillators. Most media failed to verify...

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June 15th 2018 v Swardeston. Match Report

Brisley won the toss and elected to field to get a feel for competitive cricket. On only the second ball, Brisley wicket keeper Helen Laws took a commendable catch to secure the team’s first official wicket for the Brisley Ladies team, nicknamed “The Belladonnas”....

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