Search
Tue, 17:21

Half-a-million pounds of government money could be put towards tackling exclusion in Norfolk’s schools, after a bid was submitted by council officers.

Read more
Labour
Mon, 16:57

A scheme to re-classify stretches of water in Norfolk has been labelled “a buck-passing exercise”, as councillors shot the proposals down.

Read more
Liberal Democrat
Friday, May 18, 2018

Norfolk County Council leader Cliff Jordan has resigned from the council with immediate effect, having been diagnosed with lung cancer.

Read more
Cliff Jordan
Tuesday, May 15, 2018

It is a crime that so many people fall victim to, including one man in his 80s who lost more than £85,000 as a result of it. However, it is also one so few are willing to talk about.

Read more
West Norfolk
Tuesday, May 15, 2018

A new website has been launched by Norfolk County Council, geared towards making apprenticeships more accessible in the county.

Read more
Norfolk County Council
Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Plans to spend more than £100m on regenerating Great Yarmouth over the next seven years have been praised by county councillors.

Read more
Carl Smith
Monday, May 7, 2018

Motorists face a series of disruptions in the coming weeks, as a variety of works are carried out to improve the A47.

Read more
United Kingdom
Thursday, May 3, 2018

Plans to convert a former Great Yarmouth pub into a “high class restaurant” have been given the council’s seal of approval.

Read more
Great Yarmouth Borough Council
Thursday, April 26, 2018

Concerns have today been raised about getting face-to-face time with senior medics as a Norfolk hospital revealed it could bring in video consultations.

Read more
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

As the largest of the Broads National Park family, Hickling Broad is one of Norfolk’s crown jewels.

Read more
Broads Authority
Monday, April 16, 2018

The leader of Norfolk County Council has made a public apology for comments he aimed towards his leading political opponent.

Read more
Cliff Jordan
Monday, April 16, 2018

Norfolk County Council will prepare a business case to support its bid to retain control of the fire service.

Read more
Lorne Green
Monday, April 16, 2018

A bid to broadcast county council meetings on the Internet has failed - for now - after councillors voted against it.

Read more
Cliff Jordan
Monday, April 16, 2018

The leader of Norfolk County Council has refused to rule out reintroducing cuts to bus subsidies in future.

Read more
Cliff Jordan
Friday, April 13, 2018

County council meetings in Norfolk could soon be broadcast live via the internet.

Read more
Labour
Friday, April 6, 2018

There are more than 2,300 pot holes peppering Norfolk’s roads, council bosses have revealed in the wake of one of the harshest winters in recent memory.

Read more
Norfolk County Council
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

This week marks a decade of older and disabled people being eligible for free bus travel across England.

Read more
NHS
Monday, March 26, 2018

More than £3.5m of government money is to be pumped into plugging the holes left in our roads by the harsh winter weather conditions.

Read more
Martin Wilby
Friday, March 16, 2018

A series of road safety improvements are to be made across the county, with more than £800,000 to be spent across more than 100 schemes.

Read more
Martin Wilby
Friday, March 16, 2018

Gritter drivers, farmers and members of the community have all been thanked for their efforts during the Beast from the East.

Read more
Martin Wilby
Thursday, March 15, 2018

Norwich South MP Clive Lewis has hit back at comments made this morning by Norwich County Council leader Cliff Jordan.

Read more
Cliff Jordan
Thursday, March 15, 2018

The leader of Norfolk County Council has attacked the region’s MPS, saying they need to “up their game” and “work a lot harder” - even claiming to have only met his own party chairman - Great Yarmouth MP Brandon Lewis - once and to have never met Norwich MP Clive Lewis.

Read more
Clive Lewis
Friday, March 2, 2018

A mother-of-three has thanked a village community, after a group of strangers rallied around to free her husband’s trapped car.

Read more
Friday, March 2, 2018

The selfless actions of a farmer has salvaged an Ormesby couple’s dream holiday Down Under.

Read more
Australia
Friday, March 2, 2018

The coastguard in Gorleston has warned people not to risk their lives for the sake of a selfie in the weather conditions.

Read more
Friday, March 2, 2018

A bountiful supply of hay, extra food and plenty of water. This is the recipe being used to keep Scratby’s donkeys safe from the beast from the east.

Read more
Friday, March 2, 2018

It is home to what is believed to be the oldest football grandstand, as well as two of Great Yarmouth’s leading sports teams.

Read more
Friday, March 2, 2018

An additional taxi rank is to be added to the Great Yarmouth seafront, at the expense of the current Trafalgar Road one.

Read more
Norfolk County Council
Thursday, March 1, 2018

While snow is causing chaos across the borough, in Gorleston the wind is also creating disruption, bringing a tree crashing down and damaging a shop sign on the High Street.

Read more
Great Yarmouth Borough Council
Thursday, March 1, 2018

A pensioner has praised a community bus driver for going the extra mile – defying the snow to get her to hospital for an operation.

Read more
James Paget Hospital

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 14°C

min temp: 14°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the Great
Yarmouth Mercury

e-edition today

Subscribe

Newsletter Sign Up

Great Yarmouth Mercury weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter