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The Lord Lieutenant of Norfolk looks set to receive the freedom of the Great Yarmouth borough - shortly after being given the same honour in the west of the county.

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

In May, the decision-making process at Norfolk County Council will undergo a significant change, with the council moving into a cabinet system.

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

Tens of thousands of pounds of taxpayers’ money could have been lost to fraudsters targeting County Hall in the past year - it has been revealed.

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Friday, April 5, 2019

A charity’s calls for a total ban on pavement parking has been met with a mixed reaction from people in the county.

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A call has been made for a total ban on cars parking on the pavement following a new law being agreed in Scotland.

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On the eve of the anniversary of controversial DIY waste charges, it can be revealed more than 140,000 fewer visits have been made to the county’s recycling centres since they came in.

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Thursday, March 28, 2019

For most councillors, it is easy for them to make it known when they are speaking for themselves and when they are speaking on behalf of a parish.

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Norwich

More than 12,000 homes could be built across the county without the need to eat into the beauty spots that make Norfolk what is it today.

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Norwich City Council

The Broads Authority (BA) has agreed to take on a new responsibility as part of its relationship with the country’s National Parks.

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John Packman
Thursday, March 21, 2019

Norfolk County Council is in line for some big changes before you next go to the polls to choose your representative at County Hall.

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Andrew Proctor
Wednesday, March 20, 2019

A Norfolk council is hoping a Homes Under the Hammer-style approach will help it improve the living conditions of its borough.

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Graham Plant
Wednesday, March 20, 2019

A drive to bring long-term empty units in Great Yarmouth town centre back into use has resulted in a business rates reduction scheme.

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Trevor Wainwright
Wednesday, March 20, 2019

A rodent-infested house in a picturesque Broads village is to be brought back up to scratch, after Great Yarmouth Borough Council agreed to snap it up.

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Graham Plant
Wednesday, March 20, 2019

A vital piece of the jigsaw for the relaunch of Great Yarmouth’s Venetian Waterways has been put in place, as its £2.7m revamp nears completion.

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Graham Plant

A rodent-infested house which has been empty for more than five years in a picturesque Broadside village could be snapped up by a council.

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Great Yarmouth Borough Council
Saturday, March 9, 2019

Diverse businesses across Norfolk including antique dealerships and a beer giant could be set to benefit from improved signposting, after County Hall agreed to update one of its policies.

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Liberal Democrat
Saturday, March 9, 2019

A councillor has said he is sick of discussing the long-awaited third river crossing for Great Yarmouth and says the council should “just get on with it, rather than thinking about seagulls”.

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Martin Wilby
Saturday, March 9, 2019

Scores of communities across Norfolk are to benefit from more than £390,000 of transport investment from the county council.

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Martin Wilby
Saturday, March 9, 2019

A proposed charter calling on organisations to stamp out mass balloon and sky lantern releases has taken a step closer to becoming a reality.

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Labour

They can create marvellous spectacles for the most memorable of occasions, as they drift into the skies.

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, March 6, 2019

More than 10,000 items worth more than £90,000 have gone missing, been lost or stolen from Norfolk’s libraries in the past year.

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, March 6, 2019

A businessman who faced opposition from the county council leader has won the right to serve more than just pizza in a Norfolk village after councillors approved his bid.

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Andrew Proctor
Wednesday, March 6, 2019

A businessmen hoping to open a takeaway in a Norfolk village will today discover if his bid has been successful - despite objections from the leader of the county council.

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Andrew Proctor

County councillors are poised for another pay rise next month - just over a year after controversially voting to increase their allowances by 11pc.

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Norfolk County Council

The leaders of all of Norfolk’s major councils have hit out at the Broads Authority in a scathing letter to the government.

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Broads Authority

A businessman hoping to open a takeaway in a Norfolk village has been met with a high profile objection from the leader of Norfolk County Council.

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Andrew Proctor
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

County Hall faces the threat of cyber attack tens of thousands of times every day, with around a dozen posing serious risks, officers have revealed.

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Liberal Democrat
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Council officers have been urged not to use a well-known online encyclopaedia when preparing committee reports.

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

County councillors will soon be joining the likes of Jaack Maate, Tanya Burr and Ashen as local stars of YouTube, after live streaming proposals were given the thumbs up.

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Labour

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