Little Thetford : Residents' Survey

9. General comments
Respondents were asked to list up to three of their major concerns affecting Little Thetford. These are summarised below and the verbatim comments have been supplied separately. A total of 43% of respondents made at least one comment.

The two major concerns were access to the A1 (cited by 18% of respondents) and speeding traffic (cited by 13%). A total of 9% said the village needed a shop, 8% complained about dog fouling or the lack of dog bins and 6% complained of litter or general untidiness.

Table 9.1 Summary of most important concerns affecting Little Thetford

Total
No reply
57%
Access to A10
18%
Speeding vehicles
13%
Need a village shop
9%
Dog fouling / lack of dog bins
8%
Litter / flytipping
6%
Litter / flytipping
4%
No or very little more development
4%
Things for young people to do
3%
Preserving natural environment
3%
No pub / restaurant
3%
Community involvement
2%
Safety
2%
Better cycle paths
2%
Better for recycling
2%
Keeping village identity
1%
Too much on street parking
1%
Play area
1%
Maintain and clear footpaths
1%
Bus service (cost and service)
1%
Traffic
1%
Inconsiderate parking
1%
No problems / none
1%
Need more facilities
1%
Gas supply
1%
Burglary
1%
More sports facilities
1%
Traffic noise
1%
Bus to centre of village
1%
Allotments
1%
More social activities
1%
Parking
1%
Street lighting poor
1%
Improve and maintain facilities
1%
Need good schooling
1%
Raise profile of social club
1%
Faster broadband
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Base: all respondents
320
One respondent mentioned the following: faster broadband, list of local tradesmen, lorries through village, more church/chapel worship, lack of childcare facilities, Village Hall rebuilding is slow, access to Little Thetford Primary.