Denton a village in South Norfolk, England

Community Information Services

Advice and information are available from a number of local organisations.

Village Directory

First published by the Parish Council in 2009, the Directory aimed to "provide easy reference for residents to all organisations, activities, clubs and societies in the village and to local services in the surrounding area".
It thus provided, in printed form, much of the information included on this website.
It was distributed to all houses in the village and new residents received a copy.

The PC originally intended to produce updated versions every two years but, after a review in 2018, it was decided that this website provided more up-to-date information so no further editions would be published.

Harleston Community Information Centre

"Information Plus" is located at 8 Exchange Street, Harleston, IP20 9AW. Telephone: 01379 851917. Email:

It covers a wide range of services including:

Opening Hours are: 9.30 – 3.30 Monday to Friday (Thursdays 9.30 – 12.30), 10.00 – 1.00 Saturday.

Further details are provided on the Harleston Town website.

Citizens Advice Bureau

Citizens Advice provide invaluable help and advice to many people particularly those facing financial difficulties.

Bungay Office

8 Chaucer Street, Bungay, Suffolk, NR35 1DT.

Tel: 01986 895827

Office hours: Tuesday - 9.30 to 14.30

Diss Office

Shelfanger Road, Diss, Norfolk, IP22 4EH

Tel: 01379 651333

Office hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday - 10.00 to 15.00

Telephone help is also available: Tuesday - 10.00 to 15.00 and Wednesday 16.00 to 18.00

Citizens Advice also offers a drop-in surgery at the Harleston CIC 10-12 on Wednesday mornings.

For further information about CAB services visit their website.


Samaritans provides confidential non-judgemental emotional support, 24 hours a day for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which could lead to suicide.

Telephone: 08457 90 90 90

Other Websites

A number of other websites are useful sources of local information. A few are listed here:

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