The village of Sporle is mainly built along one meandering main street and is situated 2 miles from Swaffham. Sporle has a post office that is housed in the community centre, a pub, school, 2 churches and a village shop. The parish newsletter carries a wealth of information on things to do in Sporle such as the reading group, pensioners' lunch group, art club and pre-school group. Sporle church, St Mary's, has a bell tower at its west end and a Gothic font. It also has an interesting Methodist church.