The decision by Conservative and independent councillors to award themselves an allowance increase has been branded as “unbelievable” by one of the county’s MPs.
Bill Borrett, chairman of Adult Social Care at Norfolk County Council, wants to talk about care.
More than 27 years of a charity’s mental health services in Norfolk are to come to an end.
More flesh has been put on the bones of the plan to overhaul the region’s healthcare services.
Leader of Norfolk County Council Cliff Jordan has pledged not to close any fire stations, libraries, museums or children’s centres despite the prospect of a further £125m of cuts to the county budget.
Major plans to find £125m worth of savings over the next four years from the Norfolk County Council budget will be discussed by councillors today.
More mums giving birth at home, merging services between three Norfolk hospitals and treating more patients in the community.
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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