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Council tax bills in Breckland are set to rise following a district council decision to shore up its reserves and reduce its reliance on the New Homes Bonus.

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Terry Jermy
Wednesday, January 24, 2018

The prime minister has said lessons will be learned after a whistleblower at the region’s ambulance trust exposed 40 alleged cases of harm or deaths due to ambulance delays.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Friday, January 19, 2018

Controversial cuts to bus subsidies and gritting in Norfolk are on the brink of being abandoned - with money from a council tax increase saving the services.

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Norman Lamb
Monday, January 8, 2018

The leader of Norfolk County Council has said councillors did the right thing in sticking with a 10.5pc increase in their allowances.

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Cliff Jordan
Monday, January 8, 2018

Norfolk county councillors have voted to stick with a controversial move to increase their allowances by 10.5pc.

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Tom FitzPatrick
Sunday, January 7, 2018

Theresa May will abandon her Conservative general election manifesto pledge to give MPs a vote on whether to overturn the fox hunting ban.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Talks are under way to save hundreds of jobs at the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) in West Norfolk.

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West Norfolk council
Tuesday, December 12, 2017

A flurry of fury is raining down on councillors who voted to give themselves a big increase in their allowances.

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Cliff Jordan
Thursday, October 26, 2017

The prime minister Theresa May visited Norwich this afternoon and addressed issues surrounding mental health, PCSOs, contaminated blood, Colman’s and Britvic, and universal credit.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

A call has been made to end massive pay outs to public sector bosses when they leave organisations – often to reappear in similar roles merely months later at another agency.

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Clive Lewis
Thursday, June 29, 2017

Mid Norfolk’s Conservative MP George Freeman has defended his party as Tories cheered after blocking a pay rise for nurses and firefighters.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Friday, June 9, 2017

Theresa May will seek to stay on as prime minister and Tory leader despite failing to win a majority after her decision to hold a snap election backfired spectacularly.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Sunday, June 4, 2017

Community leaders across Norfolk have reacted to the shock news of the terrorist attack in London.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Monday, May 22, 2017

A Conservative government would consult on a possible cap on social care costs, Theresa May has announced.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Monday, May 15, 2017

The effects of a large-scale cyber attack are still being felt throughout the region’s NHS services today, as healthcare providers try to get back on their feet.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

A well-known councillor has called growing demand for meals at mid-Norfolk’s food bank a disgrace after recent figures show a significant increase since 2016.

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Labour
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn branded the Conservatives the nasty party over comments made by Norfolk MP George Freeman about disability benefits.

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