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Any road linking the Northern Distributor Road to the A47 west of Norwich would cause “irreversible harm to the Wensum”, it has been alleged.

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Many of the county’s most vulnerable people are facing lives of isolation and social poverty, families have claimed, after councillors slashed their financial support.

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Bill Borrett
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

The police and crime commissioner looks poised to take a seat on the board tasked with scrutinising the county’s fire service - after opting against taking on responsibility for it.

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Margaret Dewsbury
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Plans for a new £10m care village at the end of a former railway line have been approved by councillors - despite contravening a number of planning guidelines.

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Broadland District Council
Saturday, January 5, 2019

As time runs out for people to have their say how the Norwich Northern Distributor Road should connect to the A47 west of Norwich, Broadland bosses have made their views clear.

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Norfolk County Council
Saturday, January 5, 2019

A new grandmother has found a bid to protect a lime tree overshadowing her garden a bitter pill to swallow.

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Norwich City Council
Thursday, January 3, 2019

There are fears the county’s museums service will end the financial year in the red, after the sweltering summer saw people flocking outside rather than to the attractions.

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Norwich
Wednesday, January 2, 2019

The image of the heroic firefighter clambering up a tree to the aid of a calamitous kitten is one that has filled comic strips and cartoons for decades.

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University of East Anglia
Monday, December 31, 2018

The summer of 2018 was one of the hottest on record, bringing a sweltering spell and a real buzz to the region.

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Broadland District Council
Monday, December 24, 2018

Plans for a new care village in the Broadland market town have been recommended for approval by council officers.

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Broadland District Council
Friday, December 21, 2018

The owner of a 17th century stately home has been ordered to undo a trio of changes made to neighbouring buildings, following a decade-long planning row - works which will cost him tens of thousands of pounds to complete.

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North Norfolk District Council
Friday, December 21, 2018

A debate around community fridges led to accusations of playing party politics towards both the two largest groups in North Norfolk District Council.

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Liberal Democrat
Thursday, December 20, 2018

An independent review into the viability of the controversial business park proposal, which served as catalyst for the changing leadership at North Norfolk District Council, has been commissioned.

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John Lee
Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Two planning decisions approved in Breckland were brought back to committee this week, after members of the public threatened the council with judicial reviews.

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Monday, December 17, 2018

A Norfolk farmer and member of European parliament has told how he was embroiled in a major terrorist attack for the second time in two years.

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Great Yarmouth
Thursday, December 6, 2018

The number of Norfolk schools reporting prejudice including racism and homophobia has increased, it can today be revealed - and Brexit is thought to be among the reasons.

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Neatherd High School
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Successfully deciphering what might be implemented as a result of a council consultation can sometimes prove problematic.

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Liberal Democrat
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Four market towns in the north of the county are in line for improvements, after taking advantage of a council’s funding scheme.

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North Norfolk District Council
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

A councillor has said she was “gob-smacked” after feeling her concerns over bin collection had been shut down at the first meeting of the new north Norfolk cabinet.

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John Lee
Monday, December 3, 2018

Vulnerable people appealing decisions over disability benefits are being left in limbo for months waiting for their hearings.

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Norman Lamb
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

A senior Conservative in Westminster has blasted the continued turmoil in the party’s north Norfolk group.

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John Lee
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Two Conservative councillors have this morning refused to quit the party after their leader demanded they resign.

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John Lee
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

The Conservative group in North Norfolk has plunged further into chaos, with its leader calling on two further senior members to resign.

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Nigel Dixon
Monday, November 26, 2018

Concerns that a proposed new system of working at County Hall could lead to a similar “debacle” as the aborted incinerator plan have been raised.

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Andrew Proctor
Monday, November 26, 2018

Discussions around how Norfolk could be impacted by Brexit has been put on hold, due to the ever-changing situation in Westminster.

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Andrew Proctor
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

The political tide has turned on the north Norfolk coast, with the district council now Liberal Democrat led.

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John Lee
Monday, October 29, 2018

A drive-through Starbucks coffee shop creating 30 jobs has been included in a Norfolk supermarket’s plan to develop its car park.

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North Norfolk District Council
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Norfolk police could be in danger of hitting “an historic low” in officer numbers, if the government goes through with plans to change the way police pensions are paid.

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Lorne Green
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Controversial proposals for a 10,000-home garden town near Dereham are unlikely to be backed by Breckland Council, with its leader and chief executive recommending councillors distance themselves from it.

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Breckland Council
Wednesday, October 3, 2018

A Breckland councillor is facing investigation after a complaint was made about them.

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