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.
An extra £100,000 has been given to three Norfolk councils to help ongoing work with hundreds of domestic abuse victims over the next two years.
Taxpayers in Breckland still receive the cheapest rate of council tax in the county, according to district councillors - despite them voting for a 6.6 per cent increase.
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.
Campaigners fighting to save a 16th century village pub remain in confident mood, despite news that a planning application to build three homes on the site has been submitted.
Every resident of Norfolk is being urged to pick up one bag of litter next year in a fresh drive to clean up the county.
The East Anglian devolution deal has suffered a further setback after it was overwhelmingly rejected by North Norfolk District Council.
A question mark hangs over the future of the East Anglian devolution deal after it was rejected by two councils.
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