On the 13th June 2019, the Government launched a 12 week consultation seeking views on the proposal to introduce mandatory fortification of flour with folic acid. This, the consultation states, is to help reduce neural tube defects (NTDs) in foetuses by raising the folate levels of women who could become pregnant. The consultation seeks views […]
We are sorry to have to announce a price increase on all our flour products from the 25th January 2019. We have worked for many months to keep our prices down and absorb increases in the costs of grain, oat products and our other costs, but can no longer hold off the inevitable price increase. […]
Well, the long summer is over and the autumn storms are lining up in the Atlantic! As you will probably be aware from media reports, this year has been extremely challenging for our farmers. The winter wheat crop had the ‘Beast from the East’ to struggle through which meant a delay in the growing season […]
We have been informed that as of the 9th March 2018, the planning application for houses on Mill Hill has been withdrawn. Thank you to everyone who objected to the application or signed our petition. We will continue to collect wind data to be prepared should a further application be made.
Those of you who have followed Swaffham Prior village news or our recent posts regarding our objection to the proposed development of 10 bungalows on Mill Hill, Swaffham Prior may be aware that one of our key concerns is the impact such a development will have on the availability of wind to the mill. To assess […]