Loddon is in south Norfolk on the A146, Norwich to Lowestoft road. Until the mid 1970's, before the bypass was built, the main route from Norwich to Lowestoft took you straight through Loddon. Holy Trinity church, stands at the centre of Loddon and is a fine 15th century building open for worship. Loddon boasts a whole range of amenities including doctors' surgery, post office, police station, fire station, dentist, opticians, library, bank and 3 schools. The River Chet runs through Loddon and is a popular stopping point with those visiting the Norfolk Broads.