What We Do
We support, guide and co-ordinate town community and infrastructure development.
We are the owner and manager of The Town Hall and Jubilee Community Centre including hiring the venue out for events, small and large, and are the holders of the licence for weddings at the Town Hall.
We are guardians of the Town Square Clock and the Town’s War Memorials.
We manage the Local Markets—held on Fridays and Saturdays in the town centre.
We are consultees on matters concerning town planning.
We offer small Grants to help local organisations.
We hold a variety of Events including the big Christmas Lights Switch On, St Winnold's Parade, Mayor’s Civic events for the benefit of the town’s residents.
We are working with other agencies to agree a Neighbourhood Plan.
In addition, our Councillors represent the Council on the following boards:
Downham Market Sports Federation
Joint Burial Board
Joint Remembrance Day Committee
Safer Neighbourhood Area Partnership
West Norfolk Tourism Forum