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Cliff Jordan

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.

Monday, April 16, 2018

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

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

The commissioner for Norfolk Police has accused county councillors of “scaremongering” over plans to explore bringing Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service under his control.

Sunday, March 18, 2018

The Hemsby community has been praised for its efforts to support those affected by this weekend’s coastal erosion.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

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

Saturday, March 10, 2018

Rubbish bins for new road please

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.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

The chairman of the Conservative party has “expressed regret” that members of his own party at Norfolk County Council voted to increase their allowances.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Pressure is mounting for controversial cuts to bus subsidies in Norfolk to be ditched, with calls for a proposed council tax increase to be used to stave off the saving.

Friday, January 12, 2018

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Norfolk has denied a “power grab” as an independent report concluded he should govern the county’s Fire and Rescue Service.

Friday, January 12, 2018

Roundabout and lights are no-go

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.

Saturday, January 6, 2018

The councillors who will vote on whether or not to go ahead with a controversial increase in allowances, received more than £1m last year, figures have revealed.

Friday, January 5, 2018

People in Norfolk could see even more added to their council tax bills this year, but council bosses say that could ease strain on services.

Saturday, December 30, 2017

Expenses rise is not deserved at all

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

In the first of a series looking at the year gone by in several key areas, Dan Grimmer puts the focus on local government.

Saturday, December 23, 2017

I saw an otter at Darby’s Hard

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

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

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

County councillors have voted to increase their allowances at a time when services across Norfolk are facing cuts.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

The decision by Conservative and independent councillors to award themselves an allowance increase has been branded as “unbelievable” by one of the county’s MPs.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

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

Thursday, November 23, 2017

A £98m pledge from the chancellor in his Budget means work could start in 2020 on a new bridge which will open up investment for the whole region.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

The leader of Norfolk County Council has claimed the two tier system of local government has “run its course” and pushed for a referendum for a unitary authority.

Monday, September 18, 2017

An ambitious vision to create 88,000 jobs, boost the Norfolk and Suffolk’s economy by £17.5bn and encourage 30,000 new businesses has been unveiled.

Friday, July 28, 2017

We want a third river crossing for Great Yarmouth.

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Leader of Norfolk County Council Cliff Jordan has pledged not to close any fire stations, libraries, museums or children’s centres despite the prospect of a further £125m of cuts to the county budget.

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