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Friday, November 9, 2018

A Norfolk council has again kept a decision about the future of a multi-million pound asset shrouded in secrecy, despite outcry over “democratic failure”.

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Harry Clarke
Friday, November 9, 2018

Two Norfolk councils have met to review the “sorry history” of the past 15 months of planning applications after issues were raised about private firm Capita handling planning decisions.

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Breckland District Council
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Calls have been made for a community to save and re-open a village pub amid plans to build homes on the site.

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Breckland District Council
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Controversial plans to build a new town of 10,000 homes in mid Norfolk were dealt a final blow as councillors voted not to back the proposal ahead of a government deadline.

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Harry Clarke
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Energy firm Vattenfall have invited the public to give their views on the impact of one of the world’s largest wind farms, to be built off the north Norfolk coast.

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Breckland District Council
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Hundreds of people have signed a petition opposing plans to build a new town in mid Norfolk.

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Breckland District Council
Monday, October 15, 2018

The developer behind a bid to build a controversial new 10,000 home garden town in Norfolk will not be not be able to dodge local planning rules and must have Breckland District Council’s support in order to get its development approved, a government minister has confirmed.

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Breckland District Council
Monday, September 24, 2018

A Norfolk MP has urged government not to allow developers to dodge local planning rules, as he hit out at a controversial scheme for a new 10,000 home garden town.

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George Freeman
Friday, September 14, 2018

The controversy over plans for a new mid Norfolk town has been ramped up after it was revealed the developer has lobbied central government for the go ahead to submit a proposal without the support of the local authority.

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George Saville
Friday, August 3, 2018

A public consultation has opened into an application to build one of the world’s largest offshore wind farms off the north Norfolk coast.

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Broadland District Council
Saturday, July 28, 2018

Emergency services had a busy night because of heavy rain, intense thunder and lightning storms and giant hail stones.

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Phil Garner
Friday, July 13, 2018

A by-election to fill former Norfolk County Council (NCC) leader Cliff Jordan’s seat has resulted in a Conservatives win.

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Harry Clarke
Wednesday, June 20, 2018

A Norfolk parish council has ‘disappointed’ residents with their decision not to request a judicial review into a proposed development of 25 homes on the edge of the village.

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Norfolk County Council
Sunday, June 10, 2018

Tributes were today continuing to be paid following the death of former Norfolk County Council leader Cliff Jordan.

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Cliff Jordan
Saturday, June 9, 2018

Tributes have been paid after Cliff Jordan, former leader of Norfolk County Council, died just weeks after he stood down following a lung cancer diagnosis.

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George Freeman
Saturday, June 2, 2018

After a Norwich man went to drastic measures to try and quell his rat problem, it appears he is not alone in being blighted by the rodents.

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Broadland District Council
Monday, May 7, 2018

A 19th-century landmark is due to reopen its doors following recent renovations.

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Alison Webb
Friday, February 9, 2018

A proposal to build holiday cottages in a small village has been given widespread support by people across mid-Norfolk ahead of its official hearing.

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Paul Sandford
Thursday, January 18, 2018

It is a problem you would expect in the crowded streets of London but a Norfolk market town has become embroiled in a battle against dangerously high pollution levels. If it is not solved residents, particularly children and the elderly, could face serious health risks. STEVE SHAW reports...

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Alison Webb
Monday, November 27, 2017

Police have arrested three men after an operation targeting people involved in modern day slavery and human trafficking.

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Norfolk County Council
Saturday, November 18, 2017

A group of campaigners have expressed their anger after a meeting about a proposed development in Dereham has been postponed.

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Breckland District Council

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