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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.

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.

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.

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.

Saturday, March 9, 2019

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

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.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

An academy trust has claimed a damning Ofsted report which plunged one of its schools into special measures is “simply wrong”.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Market traders will see their rents increase after an opposition bid to extend an experimental discount was lost.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

A council has agreed its budget and council tax rise, in a meeting which saw an emotional plea for more to be done for those most in need.

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.

Friday, January 18, 2019

All the twists and turns of the council chamber could soon be available to watch from the comfort of your own laptop, tablet or mobile device.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

The prime minister suffered the worst defeat in the House of Commons in more than 100 years on Tuesday as MPs categorically rejected her plan on how to take the UK out of the European Union.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

MPs have rejected Theresa May’s Brexit plans by an emphatic 432 votes to 202 in a historic vote which has thrown the future of her administration and the nature of the UK’s EU withdrawal into doubt.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Theresa May will put her Brexit deal to the Commons on Tuesday, with defeat almost guaranteed.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Eight more children’s centres in Norfolk could be spared the axe, after a rethink by council leaders, but opposition councillors say there remains a risk children will miss out on crucial support.

Monday, January 14, 2019

Many of the county’s most vulnerable people are facing lives of isolation and social poverty, families have claimed, after councillors slashed their financial support.

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

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

Friday, December 14, 2018

Mary Coleman’s successor as mayor of Great Yarmouth has been agreed by councillors.

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, November 20, 2018

Respects have been paid to a Dunkirk veteran who served the borough of Great Yarmouth as a councillor for some 50 years.

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Protestors marched through Great Yarmouth today in a rally against proposals which could shut dozens of children’s centres across Norfolk.

Friday, November 2, 2018

Police were called to a council meeting in Great Yarmouth after evicted protesters refused to leave the public gallery.

Monday, October 29, 2018

A “big decision” has been made for Norfolk County Council to borrow £120m to build up to four new schools for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Councillors in Great Yarmouth have joined the campaign to save children’s centres across the county from closure, by bidding to protect the six in their borough.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Campaigners have demanded a halt to the sale of Lowestoft Hospital and for its use as a potential medical centre to be examined, despite a planned auction next week.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

People have just days to comment on where more than 5,000 new homes could be built across the Great Yarmouth borough.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Selected households in Great Yarmouth have been sent resident survey forms by the town’s MP Brandon Lewis.

Thursday, August 16, 2018

People across Great Yarmouth are being invited to shape a key planning document which is looking at reducing the number of homes needed in the borough.

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Fears over road safety close to a Gorleston school were enough for councillors to refuse plans for more than 70 new homes - at a third time of asking.

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