General Election 2019

Friday, December 13, 2019

Here’s a look at what our newly-elected MPs have promised to do about the key issues in Norfolk and Waveney.

Friday, December 13, 2019

All the results in Norfolk and Waveney have been declared, with the Conservatives holding all their seats and taking North Norfolk from the Liberal Democrats.

Conservative Jerome Mayhew has been elected Broadland MP after securing a majority of over 21,000.

Friday, December 13, 2019

Brandon Lewis comfortably held on to his seat in Great Yarmouth, with a thumping majority of almost 18,000.

Friday, December 13, 2019

Boris Johnson is on course to secure a Conservative majority in the House of Commons, according to the exit poll.

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Voters are currently casting their ballots at polling stations across the county to elect candidates for Norfolk and Waveney’s 10 seats.

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Voters will be heading to the polls today in what has been billed as the most important General Election in a generation.

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Democracy is a beautiful thing – and it must be protected and cherished.

Thursday, December 12, 2019

People in Norfolk and Waveney will go to the polls on Thursday (December 12), to vote for the people they want to represent them as MPs in the Houses of Parliament.

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

From filling with stalls during agricultural shows to hosting glittering business awards, the Norfolk Showground Arena is frequently packed to the rafters.

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Newly created in 2010, Broadland has been a Conservative safe seat since its formation.

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

The last major poll before Thursday’s election predicts the fight for Norfolk’s most hotly contested seats has become even closer.

Monday, December 9, 2019

Daily delays make the A47 one of the most frustrating roads around Norfolk, with many Great Yarmouth workers and residents keen to see the road dualled.

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

One of Norfolk’s safest Conservative seats, with the county’s largest slice of the electorate, South Norfolk has sent a Tory MP to Westminster in every election for almost 70 years.

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

A Norwich student Conservative association has been attacked for criticising the use of plastic bags in food parcels for families living in a deprived area of the county.

More than 25,000 people across Norfolk registered to vote ahead of the deadline for the December general election, new figures have revealed.

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

A Labour general election candidate has tagged as “strange” a standard letter sent out by all Tory candidates asking their opponents to confirm where they stand on Brexit.

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Prime minister Boris Johnson is set to visit the county today.

Saturday, November 23, 2019

Norfolk election candidates from across political lines have spoken of the “demoralising” effect of the “aggression and abuse” they face while on the campaign trail.

Thursday, November 21, 2019

“It’s time for real change”, proclaims the front cover of Labour’s manifesto, but how does it measure up to what Norfolk and Waveney need?

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn were almost inseparable in the eyes of viewers after a series of heated exchanges during the first televised debate of the general election.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

A UKIP candidate has vowed to set up observation points along the coast of Norfolk in a bid to thwart illegal immigrants.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Pubs are among alternative venues which are having to be pushed into action as polling stations, due to next month’s snap general election.

Monday, November 18, 2019

Nearly half the candidates standing for election in Norfolk and Waveney at next month’s general election do not live in the constituencies they are trying to win.

Friday, November 15, 2019

A small piece of political history will be made in Broadland this general election, with a brand new political party fielding its first candidate.

Thursday, November 14, 2019

The full list of people campaigning to become MPs in this year’s General Election has been revealed.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

For anyone who thinks politics is a particularly nasty business today, then it might be worth reflecting on a time when it was even worse.

Monday, November 11, 2019

Candidates who would have stood for the Brexit Party in Norfolk seats have said they are “disappointed” their leader Nigel Farage has told them to stand aside - but understand his decision.

Monday, November 11, 2019

A bold Manifesto for Norfolk and Waveney has been launched in a bid hold our politicians to account during this election campaign and beyond.

The former BBC Radio Norfolk presenter Nick Conrad has been selected as the Conservative parliamentary candidate for Broadland.

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