A High Court judge has overturned a planning inspector’s decision to refuse planning permission to double the size of a village near Fakenham with 200 new homes.
The message from the new leader at the North Norfolk District Council is clear: “Grow up and get on with it, for the good of north Norfolk.”
A new cabinet at the North Norfolk District Council has been announced, under the leadership of John Lee.
Plans to regenerate four north Norfolk market towns with £400,000 have been welcomed by the district’s Liberal Democrat group.
Uncertainty continues to surround fiercely-opposed plans to double the size of a village, near Fakenham, as an appeal lodged by the developer could soon be heard by the High Court.
The confusion continues at the North Norfolk District Council after leader Tom FitzPatrick has taken a side-step as he announced his resignation due to mounting pressure.
Norfolk county councillors have voted to stick with a controversial move to increase their allowances by 10.5pc.
Another North Norfolk district councillor has quit the Conservative group, in the latest in a string of similar resignations.
A tranquil garden where residents and visitors can go for quiet and contemplation has won an environment award.
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.
The leader of North Norfolk District Council is facing growing pressure to step down after the resignation of yet another councillor from his Conservative team.
Two more North Norfolk district councillors have quit the Conservative group, in the latest of a string of similar resignations.
North Norfolk homeowners are being warned to be aware of rogue traders operating in the area.
The proposal to sell a car park in Fakenham has sparked a row between the district council and the town council, with each side making their case for or against the sale.
Fakenham’s mayor has accused the district council of making false claims to justify the sale of a town car park, which he argues is an important amenity used by workers, shoppers, tourists and residents.
A meeting is to be held in Fakenham to address what the town Mayor sees as a number of inaccuracies in a district council document regarding the sale of a town car park.
North Norfolk MP Norman Lamb has called the criminal behaviour that took place in Cromer over the weekend “intolerable” and revealed he intends to review whether there are lessons to be learned.
North Norfolk District Council revealed it will do everything it can to prevent a repeat of the scenes which saw communities across the area placed into lockdown at the weekend.
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