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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Picturesque reedbeds on the Norfolk Broads have formed part of the rural economy for centuries, and a handful of skilled workers are helping to keep the tradition alive.

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

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Volunteers are needed for a clean-up of a Norfolk river.

Monday, March 11, 2019

The cost of building a landmark visitor centre in the heart of Broads has doubled in less than a year.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

A farmer is seeking permission to build two new facilities in Cantley to rear 1,000 pigs.

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

Friday, February 22, 2019

Boaters have raised concerns there are not enough moorings in the Broads to cope with the increased capacity during the summer months.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

A bridge which allows boats to travel through Great Yarmouth on the River Yare is stuck and could take more than a week to fix.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Two jet-skiers caught "roaring" along the River Waveney and performing "doughnuts" close to a popular riverside pub have been fined hundreds of pounds.

Friday, December 21, 2018

The only elected members of the Broads Authority could be cast adrift as bosses look to trim the size of its board - in what has been described as "democracy in reverse".

Friday, December 7, 2018

A 19th century drainage mill is in line for a facelift, as the Broads Authority looks to call a halt to its deterioration.

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Thousands of boat-users will face rising toll charges for the second year in a row as they look to make the most of region's enviable Broads National Park.

Friday, November 23, 2018

A new policy making it easier for the Broads Authority to dismiss "unreasonable complaints" has not been designed to distance the authority from its critics - bosses say.

Monday, November 12, 2018

A cabinet maker is at loggerheads with Broads bosses, after using "wood effect" cladding on a holiday home, when the authority expected real wood to be used.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Controversial plans for riverside housing and moorings on the scenic River Bure have been withdrawn because of wrangling over a raft of issues.

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Fears for the welfare of fish living in Broads water have been raised ahead of a project to dredge a section of Hickling Broad.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

A group of Sea Cadets have been rescued after their boats ran aground while out on the River Yare, near Burgh Castle.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Residents in Gorleston whose properties were flooded following heavy snow and rain earlier this year are to be protected by improved drainage.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Campaigners are calling a public meeting to explain the ins and outs of a homes' bid at Marina Quays in Great Yarmouth.

Saturday, September 15, 2018

A pub owner has been left fearing for the future of his business after a dispute with the Broads Authority scuppered his plans.

Monday, September 10, 2018

Four static caravans have left a pub owner at loggerheads with the Broads Authority.

Friday, September 7, 2018

Developers hoping to build new homes and moorings on waterside plot in Great Yarmouth have been told to be mindful of tidal issues.

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Mandatory carbon monoxide alarms aboard boats making use of the Broads is a "no-brainer".

Friday, August 31, 2018

Mandatory carbon monoxide alarms on boats would be a life-saving initiative, according to the head of safety at the Broads Authority.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Riverside homes with their own moorings are being planned at a vacant and vandalised plot in Caister.

Monday, August 27, 2018

It's a stunning sight that has not been seen on the river in Norwich since the 1950s.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Coastguard rescue teams spent three hours searching for possible casualties of a speedboat crash before finding the owner safe and well.

Friday, July 27, 2018

The Broads has followed in the football-steps of Norwich City 
by going Dutch.

Friday, July 27, 2018

Members of the Broads Authority have elected the committee's new chairman.

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

They are among the first things visitors to Norfolk think of when they come to the county and one of the crown jewels of the region.

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