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Posters promoting Liberal Democrat and Conservative candidates have been stolen as the Norfolk County Council election campaigns heat up.

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Liberal Democrat
06:00

A new centre will help tackle a chronic shortage of facilities in north Norfolk for children with special educational needs.

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Alastair Ogle
Yesterday, 11:25

The Girl on the Train steamed ahead of the opposition to be the most-borrowed book during a five-week campaign to get Norfolk adults reading.

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Norfolk County Council
Yesterday, 06:59

More mums giving birth at home, merging services between three Norfolk hospitals and treating more patients in the community.

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Norfolk County Council
Wed, 13:05

Teenage parents across Norfolk will receive extra emotional and practical support from this autumn through a new one-to-one service.

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Norfolk County Council
Friday, April 21, 2017

People affected by cancer in Norfolk will have access to information and support, wherever they are based, due to a collaboration between three organisations.

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Campaigners fighting controversial plans to double the size of a village near Fakenham with 200 new homes are in confident mood ahead of a public inquiry starting this month.

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Indigo
Monday, April 10, 2017

More than 320 miles of Norfolk roads will be re-surfaced this year as part of a £10.4m works programme.

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County Council
Friday, April 7, 2017

Mustard TV are inviting households in Norfolk to take part in a special show to help them reduce their food waste and save money.

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Find out who is standing where you live in next month’s Norfolk County Council elections

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, April 5, 2017

A funding bid to the Coastal Communities Fund for an ambitious ‘Deep History Coast’ project to showcase North Norfolk’s unique coastal archaeological and historical features and boost the local economy has not been successful.

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North Norfolk District Council
Friday, March 31, 2017

Dozens of families will be hoping an under threat nursery near Fakenham can be saved from closure.

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Norfolk County Council
Friday, March 31, 2017

Watchdogs have welcomed ‘decisive action’ to speed up improvement at the department which looks after Norfolk’s most vulnerable children.

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Norfolk County Council
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

The lives of children with long-term medical problems are being put at risk because schools are failing to take care of them as well as they should, claims a group of charities.

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Norfolk County Council
Monday, March 20, 2017

Fears that Norfolk’s market towns might not have good enough roads to cope with thousands of new homes have triggered a series of special studies to tackle the potential problem.

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Breckland Council
Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Experts working in the social care have welcomed the government’s £2bn cash injection into the sector, but say more will be needed to make up for “years of under-funding”.

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NHS
Sunday, March 5, 2017

Making fires and cooking food down in the woods may have seemed a novel approach to learning at the time.

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Norfolk County Council
Friday, March 3, 2017

Dissatisfaction with traditional schooling has seen the number of parents in Norfolk shunning the classroom for the flexibility of home educating treble over a decade.

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Norfolk County Council
Thursday, March 2, 2017

Norfolk County Council have launched a new road safety campaign entitled “Check Dose” to remind people taking medicines to check with their doctor or pharmacist before getting behind the wheel.

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Norfolk County Council
Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Norfolk County Council says it has strong procedures in place for investigating allegations of care abuse in people’s homes after figures revealed more than 400 such complaints were registered in the last three years.

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County Council
Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Dereham Runners were among 517 athletes in the Norfolk County Championships Valentine 10k race at Easton.

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Norfolk County
Sunday, February 26, 2017

The normally mild-mannered politician made the outburst during a Question Time themed event at Paston Sixth Form College in North Walsham.

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Theresa May
Saturday, February 25, 2017

People in the region are facing the biggest hike in their council tax bills for a decade, with those living in Band D properties facing an annual increase of around £66.

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Broadland District Council
Thursday, February 23, 2017

Strong winds have blown over more than 230 trees in Norfolk this afternoon as Storm Doris sweeps across the region.

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Drivers are being urged to be prepared before setting out on journeys on Thursday with Storm Doris set to sweep across Norfolk and Suffolk with winds in excess of 70mph in some places.

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Norfolk County Council
Tuesday, February 21, 2017

A surge of £11m investment led Norfolk County Council to announce 95pc of premises would have a superfast broadband connection by 2020 as their Better Broadband scheme continues.

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Norfolk County Council
Monday, February 20, 2017

Councillors are set to vote today on a 4.8pc council tax rise to provide a £25m injection of extra cash into adult social care in Norfolk.

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NHS
Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Thousands more homes and businesses across Norfolk are to be given access to high-speed fibre broadband with the announcement of a further £11m investment in the network.

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Tom FitzPatrick
Monday, January 30, 2017

Community chiefs are calling for the Fakenham College site in Wells Road to be looked after and well-used after sixth formers move out later this year.

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Tom FitzPatrick
Monday, January 30, 2017

A service which provides practical an emotional support for carers is urging people across Norfolk to get in touch if they think they could benefit from some extra help.

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NHS

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