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Disabled and elderly people getting personal budgets for their social care are bearing the brunt of government and county council cutbacks, claims North Norfolk MP Norman Lamb.

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Norman Lamb

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
Monday, December 24, 2018

Families of people with learning disabilities have blasted a cost-cutting proposal which would save council bosses £3m - by charging thousands of people more for their care.

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Bill Borrett
Friday, December 7, 2018

A Norfolk council voted unanimously to accept changes to its draft local plan which removed restrictions on development in the district’s rural areas, despite reluctance from ‘heavy hearted’ councillors.

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Bill Borrett
Monday, October 29, 2018

A “big decision” has been made for Norfolk County Council to borrow £120m to build up to four new schools for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).

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Steve Morphew
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
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
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

A divisive vision for a 10,000 home town in mid Norfolk has been dealt a blow after councillors were advised not to give their backing to the plans.

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Bill Borrett
Sunday, July 22, 2018

News that a new 10,000 home garden town could be built in Norfolk has sparked a mixed reaction. DAN GRIMMER and DANIEL BENNETT report...

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Bill Borrett
Saturday, July 21, 2018

A town the size of Thetford could be built in mid Norfolk if new plans are realised, the EDP can reveal.

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George Saville
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

More than £2m will be pumped in to a campaign to tackle loneliness in Norfolk.

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Bill Borrett

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