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Great Yarmouth Borough Council

Yesterday, 14:45

A primary school is hoping to create a new field study centre on its site to make the most of its nationally-recognised surroundings.

Yesterday, 12:03

They were once a common sight on agricultural lands, used as mobile homes for shepherds tending flocks of sheep.

Yesterday, 12:01

An empty premises in a Great Yarmouth industrial estate could be transformed into a gymnastics training centre if a planning application is approved.

Yesterday, 08:46

A plan to convert the redundant police station in Caister into homes will enhance the street scene, planners are being told.

Tue, 17:31

A town’s flagship project is on course to be completed by spring thanks in part to the work of a team of volunteers who are helping to restore a Grade II-listed seafront attraction back to its former glory.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

A section of wall which surrounds Great Yarmouth’s cemetery has been knocked down amid fears it was at risk of collapsing.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

The contractor who will develop Great Yarmouth’s third river crossing has been announced by Norfolk County Council.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Taxi drivers in a Norfolk borough have claimed it is too easy to get a licence after they struggled for business during the festive period.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

More than two years ago it was destroyed by a devastating fire.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Two flood warnings remain in place across Norfolk and Suffolk ahead of the next round of high tides.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

As crashing waves and strong winds ripped through coastal parts of Norfolk on Tuesday, the Great Yarmouth coast avoided the worst of the weather.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

High tides and strong winds whipped up some dramatic scenes along the coast this morning.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Communities on the Norfolk and Suffolk coast are today bracing themselves for potential flooding caused by 50mph winds and high tides.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Flood alerts requiring immediate action have been issued for parts of the Norfolk and Suffolk coastline, prompted by 50mph winds and high spring tides.

Saturday, January 5, 2019

A coastal theatre could be facing its final curtain if council bosses do not intervene with financial support.

Friday, December 28, 2018

Tennis courts, an outdoor swimming pool and a restaurant have been included in ambitious multi-million pound development plans for a Norfolk lakeside resort.

Thursday, December 27, 2018

A new rapid charging point for electric cars in a key coastal car park will be fully operational by March, it is hoped.

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Tourism businesses and council representatives in Great Yarmouth gathered this week to launch the 2019 tourism season and brochure at a special celebration held at St George’s Theatre.

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Crates of empty beer bottles and piles of black bags are a common sight in most homes during the festive period.

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

A £4m boost at a Norfolk energy hub will ramp up investment and create jobs, it is hoped.

Monday, December 17, 2018

A boy walking into class to tell his teacher his Mum did not have enough money to buy food instigated a headteacher at a Norfolk primary school to set up a food bank.

Monday, December 17, 2018

A luxury tobacconist has accused a medical practice of wasting time and money by objecting to its plans to move into a former pub in Great Yarmouth.

Saturday, December 15, 2018

One in every five recycling trucks in Norfolk is contaminated as people are putting the “wrong things” in their bins, councils have warned.

Friday, December 14, 2018

A bid to equip toilets in council offices in Great Yarmouth with free sanitary products has been knocked back by the borough’s Conservative group.

Friday, December 14, 2018

Ambitious proposals for a new ‘water-themed’ leisure facility on the Great Yarmouth seafront have been rubber stamped by councillors.

Friday, December 14, 2018

Plans to revamp Great Yarmouth’s market place remain firmly on the council’s agenda, despite missing out in a crucial funding bid.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

More than one in ten people of working age in Great Yarmouth and Waveney are now on Universal Credit amid fears the wider roll out will have severe consequences.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Sky-high fares, an unreliable service, and cheaper alternative transport options are all being blamed for a significant drop in rail passengers in Great Yarmouth over the last five years.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

A delayed motion looking to reduce period poverty in the Great Yarmouth borough is to be discussed once more by councillors.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Plans for a former pub to be turned into a luxury tobacconist have been put under fire by a nearby health centre, with bosses arguing it would “give out entirely the wrong message”.

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