Scarning Parish Council

Welcome to the website of the village of Scarning in Norfolk. The village is 2 miles west of Dereham and 17 miles north west of the city of Norwich, on the old A47 road  between Dereham and Swaffham.

You will find a lot more about the village and what is going on there at

This site is intended to keep the residents of this community in touch with the affairs of the Parish Council and the other organisations and groups in the village.

It is the largest village in Breckland and extends westwards from the boundaries of Dereham to Wendling and includes Podmore in the North and stretches to Daffy Green in the south . As can be seen from the signpost at the front of the Village Hall the village is very spread out. The population is in the region of 2900 of whom 2164 are on the electoral roll. The school is nearly a mile from Dereham and a mile from the church and Village Hall.