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Yesterday, 13:51

A bid to increase collection fees for bulky waste items for Great Yarmouth households has been deferred.

Wed, 07:06

Councillors in Norfolk who are also Freemasons may soon have to declare this as an interest.

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Liberal Democrat and Labour councillors are calling for controversial DIY waste charges in Norfolk to be scrapped.

Monday, July 9, 2018

David Davis has quit his role as Brexit secretary less than two years after his appointment.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Councillors have elected to sit on plans to refurbish a set of toilets on the Great Yarmouth seafront.

Saturday, June 9, 2018

Tributes have been paid after Cliff Jordan, former leader of Norfolk County Council, died just weeks after he stood down following a lung cancer diagnosis.

Friday, June 1, 2018

The new leader of Norfolk County Council has been elected today.

Thursday, May 24, 2018

An ambulance boss has said pressures on the NHS are no longer confined to just the winter and are instead seen all year round.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

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.

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.

Friday, May 11, 2018

Opposition councillors have said they are “furious” after discovering a fresh hike in their allowances just months after Norfolk County Councillors voted to give themselves a pay rise of more than 10pc.

Friday, May 4, 2018

With counting finished in the local elections in Norfolk, there have been gains for Labour in Norwich but UKIP has lost seats in Great Yarmouth.

Friday, May 4, 2018

The votes are being counted after Norwich and Great Yarmouth headed to the polls.

Monday, April 16, 2018

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

Monday, April 16, 2018

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

Monday, April 16, 2018

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

Friday, April 13, 2018

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

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

A by-election is to be held after a Great Yarmouth councillor resigned her seat.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Norfolk could live to regret the decision to scrap its police community support officers.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is visiting Great Yarmouth today.

Monday, February 19, 2018

The ice rink that cost Great Yarmouth Borough Council £118,000 was a success by creating a vibrant atmosphere and raising the profile of traders, councillors have agreed.

Monday, February 12, 2018

A £388.8m budget for Norfolk has been agreed after crunch talks, despite last-minute efforts to prevent cuts - but another £95m in savings must still be found over the next four years.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

A shared passion for education was enough for one former Labour councillor and one former Conservative to put their colours aside and form their own alliance.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

The prime minister has said lessons will be learned after a whistleblower at the region’s ambulance trust exposed 40 alleged cases of harm or deaths due to ambulance delays.

Friday, January 19, 2018

Controversial cuts to bus subsidies and gritting in Norfolk are on the brink of being abandoned - with money from a council tax increase saving the services.

Monday, January 8, 2018

The leader of Norfolk County Council has said councillors did the right thing in sticking with a 10.5pc increase in their allowances.

Monday, January 8, 2018

Norfolk county councillors have voted to stick with a controversial move to increase their allowances by 10.5pc.

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Theresa May will abandon her Conservative general election manifesto pledge to give MPs a vote on whether to overturn the fox hunting ban.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Campaigners fighting an increase in councillor allowances have been out in Great Yarmouth gathering names for a petition.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

A flurry of fury is raining down on councillors who voted to give themselves a big increase in their allowances.

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