Plans to halve the £10m budget for Norfolk’s children’s centre services have taken a step forward.
Representatives from the four main providers of mobile networks in Norfolk will attend a Norfolk County Council meeting later this month to discuss how mobile coverage in the county could be improved.
Emergency safeguarding calls have more than doubled and 1,500 tonnes of salt has been used on Norfolk’s roads this Christmas period.
In the first of a series looking at the year gone by in several key areas, Dan Grimmer puts the focus on local government.
Road improvement work in Great Yarmouth town centre will see The Conge closed at various points through January and March.
Norfolk and Suffolk is bracing itself for snow, ice and high coastal winds.
Temperatures are set to plummet in the region this week with the chance of snow.
Voters in Suffolk can see which of their elected representatives are Freemasons - but the public in Norfolk can not.
A senior business figure has described plans to bring in year-round parking changes as the ‘nail in the coffin’ for Great Yarmouth.
The public is being urged to tweet their support for Great Yarmouth’s Third River Crossing using the #GY3RC hashtag.
Business leaders have said the poor state of the A47 is holding back their firms.
Norfolk County Council has issued a plea for schoolchildren, community groups and creative individuals to help it amass a sea of poppies next year.
Road bosses have put in plans to restrict part of a Gorleston road to motorists and introduce 30mph limits to the surrounding area.
A Labour councillor refused to back his own party’s motion over controversial proposals to close a Great Yarmouth school.
A chorus of “save our school” echoed through the streets as parents, pupils and teachers marched against the closure of their school.
A £3.5m scheme to improve journeys in and out of Great Yarmouth is set to begin in just over a week.
There is just one week left for children across Norfolk to submit their entries into a creative writing competition.
A worried resident has spoken of his fears there could be a tragic road accident outside a school unless leaves are cleared up.
We want a third river crossing for Great Yarmouth.
Governors at a primary school which faces closure under a shake-up have organised a public meeting next week over the controversial issue.
Council chiefs have reviewed aluminium cladding used at three offices after the Grenfell Tower fire.
MP needs to be in constituency
Well done for town toilet work
”Now get on with it”. That is the message to Highways England about long-awaited improvement work on the A47.
Nearly £3m of taxpayers’ money has been used to pay off departing council staff in controversial settlements which include gagging orders.
Two Freemason leaders in Great Yarmouth have been banned for life and another two suspended from the Masonic Association after financial losses of almost £17,000 were discovered at the lodge.
More than 320 miles of Norfolk roads will be re-surfaced this year as part of a £10.4m works programme.
A footpath which has been closed for nearly two years could take up to three years to reopen.
Norfolk County Council says it has strong procedures in place for investigating allegations of care abuse in people’s homes after figures revealed more than 400 such complaints were registered in the last three years.
Members of the public have been having their say on plans to give the area around Great Yarmouth station a £2m makeover.
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