Over the years the Commons have been successfully entered for a number of grants and awards, among them being:

1991 Shell Better Britain Award and a grant of £350 for purchase of a brush cutter and tools

1992 Norfolk Village Ventures Competition

1994 Norfolk Rural Action grant £702. For extending the Boardwalk to Bradfield road

2006 O2 It’s your Community Award £500 for Boardwalk repair

2007 Group Category in the Community Biodiversity Awards

2007 Campaign for Rural England for projects that enhance Norfolk 1st Prize

2007 NNDC Environmental Awards 1st Prize

2008 NNDC Environmental Awards Highly commended for the Forest Schools and £25

2009 NNDC Environmental Awards received an apple tree.

2011 Queens Award for Voluntary service

2011 NNDC Environmental Awards runner up in Raising Environmental Awareness

2014 Norfolk Biodiversity Awards for Commons and Churchyard category winners


The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service, 2011