Local Services

New to the area of East Winch & Bilney, moving in perhaps, or just on a scouting mission and looking for information about the villages - those things that are necessary for day to day living? This page is for you. It shows many of the local services available, contact information, telephone numbers and so on.


Doctor: Grimston Medical Centre - Telephone 01485 600341

http://www.grimstonmedicalcentre.co.uk/index.html

Clinics, screening, minor surgery, dispensary -

prescriptions delivered to village Post Office,


Hospital: Queen Elizabeth - King's Lynn Telephone 01553 613613 - link here

Includes Accident & Emergency services (A&E)


Milk Delivery: Milk & More - Telephone 0345 6063606

Household deliveries on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.

All the usual 'MilkandMore' services are available.


Newspapers Peter Chestney - Telephone 01553 840481. Mobile 07484 356486

e-mail:- pchestney1155@gmail.com

Delivers 7 days/week.


Post Office:- Ashwicken Road - PE32 1LJ Telephone 01553 840538

OPENING HOURS here

Most Post Office services are available - but no car tax

Cash Machines - Prescription deliveries from Grimston Medical Centre

Some main bank services available.

Village Stores: At the Post Office - Ashwicken Road - PE32 1LJ

Telephone 01553 84053

OPENING HOURS here

Fresh vegetables, bakery goods, milk, newspapers,

Also sells newspapers.


Waste Disposal: Borough Council - An alternating weekly collection -

recyclables one week, landfill rubbish the next, using 'wheelie bins'. Also a 'food waste' weekly collection. There is also a 'charged for' garden waste bin service available - collects every other week. For more information see the link here.

DIY waste /recycling - (item 11 in the Contents box) - here


Pub - Restaurant: Carpenters Arms - Lynn Road (A47) Telephone 01553 841228 - Web site here


Church: Middlewinch Benefice see more here

Revd. Mubarak - priest in charge

E-mail rev.riazmubarak@gmail.com Telephone: 01553 841519.

All Saints - East Winch; see more here

St Cecilia - West Bilney see more here

Church limited use; in the care of Norfolk Churches Trust.


Public Transport: Buses, trains, airports - link here then see item 10 in the contents box.


Councils: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council (KLWNBC)

Telephone 01553 616200 - link here

Parish Council - Clerk Telephone 01553 775724 link here

County Council - Norfolk Telephone 0344 800 8020 link here

Parish Councillors, Borough Councillors, County Councillor, link here


Government: MP - James Wild E-mail; james.wild.mp@parliament.uk

Tel: 0207 219 3000


Local climate: See climate averages for RAF Marham - a nearby (10 miles) official

Met Office reporting / climate station. link here

Also shown are recent and current observations and forecasts for the area.

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