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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
Tue, 08:29

A Norfolk MP is set to be one of around 64 who will vote against Theresa May’s Brexit deal after the prime minister made a last-ditch attempt to garner support.

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Chloe Smith
Thursday, December 13, 2018

A Norfolk MP has called for urgent action after claiming people with mental health issues are still being unlawfully detained and transported in police vehicles.

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Norman Lamb
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
Friday, November 30, 2018

Fifteen organisations shared a £69,360 windfall as north Norfolk’s largest social landlord announced its biggest ever grants round.

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Norman Lamb
Thursday, November 29, 2018

Arch-Brexiter Jacob Rees-Mogg said Norfolk’s agricultural sector would benefit from a “managed no-deal” on a visit to the county.

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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
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Norwich South MP, Labour’s Clive Lewis, has led calls for the region’s mental health trust to be put into special administration - a classification kept strictly for the very worst of health organisations.

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Clive Lewis
Monday, November 26, 2018

The new leader of North Norfolk District Council is promising a “fresh start” after the chaos of the last Tory administration. Sarah Butikofer, leader of the newly Liberal Democrat-led council, took over after a vote of no confidence in John Lee and his Tory team at a full council meeting last week.

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Sarah Butikofer
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

The leader of a Norfolk council has spoken about a lack of mental health services in the area and said he “can’t imagine” what families who have lost sons to suicide are feeling.

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John Lee
Friday, November 2, 2018

North Norfolk MP Norman Lamb has marked a pre-school’s 10th anniversary with a spot of yoga.

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Norman Lamb
Thursday, November 1, 2018

A tax loophole that allows second homes owners to avoid paying council tax on their properties will be investigated after a north Norfolk MP highlighted the issue.

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Norman Lamb
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

North Norfolk’s MP has called into question the district council’s decision to press ahead with plans to spend more than £2m on a controversial business zone targeted at the offshore energy sector.

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Norman Lamb
Saturday, October 20, 2018

Government figures reveal a third of all properties bought in north Norfolk in 2017-18 were second homes. JESSICA FRANK-KEYES looks into the effect this rise has had on the area’s coastal communities

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John Archibald
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Bank branches across the country have been closing at an alarming rate, leaving people struggling to access the financial services they rely on. The national picture is being mirrored in the region and Wells is the latest town to be hit. DAN BENNETT reports...

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Norman Lamb
Wednesday, October 3, 2018

The use of restraints on adults with learning disabilities rose almost fivefold in the region’s mental health hospitals in the space of a year, figures show.

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Norman Lamb
Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Police have used stun guns to subdue mental health patients in Norfolk and Suffolk hospitals, it can be revealed.

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Norman Lamb
Monday, September 17, 2018

Ambulances which are already carrying patients could be sent to new emergencies in a bid to drive down response times.

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Robert Morton
Saturday, September 15, 2018

As yet another health trust in Norfolk in plunged into special measures by inspectors health correspondent Geraldine Scott looks at what is going wrong in the county’s NHS.

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Chloe Smith
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

The number of children being excluded from Norfolk schools is “shockingly high” and systems need to be changed, one of the county’s MPs has told Parliament.

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Norman Lamb
Monday, September 3, 2018

The boss of the region’s embattled ambulance service has revealed he will step down.

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Robert Morton
Thursday, August 16, 2018

Homes and businesses in rural parts of Norfolk are still suffering from a lack of 4G mobile phone coverage, according to latest figures from Ofcom.

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Norman Lamb
Friday, July 13, 2018

Three Norfolk MPs are calling for a change of leadership at the East of England Ambulance Service.

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George Freeman
Wednesday, July 11, 2018

A £50,000 independent review into the region’s ambulance trust has looked at whether bosses are good enough after a winter crisis engulfed Norfolk’s health service.

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Robert Morton
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

A dog show and family fun day will be raising money for Wells Community Hospital Trust.

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Norman Lamb
Thursday, June 14, 2018

Thousands fewer people are using Norfolk’s recycling centres following the introduction of controversial DIY waste charges.

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Andrew Proctor
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

A second whistleblower has come forward from the region’s ambulance trust to claim an independent report into winter delays “does not tally with the experiences of front line staff”.

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Norman Lamb
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

A police officer has taken to social media to describe how he has been spat on during two consecutive night shifts.

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Jon Parker
Friday, May 18, 2018

A former health minister has claimed ambulance bosses “misled” MPs on a number of matters relating to winter pressures.

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Robert Morton
Monday, May 14, 2018

Thousands sign petition calling for removal of DIY waste charges at recycling centres

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Norman Lamb

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