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Sunday, September 8, 2019

Schools have only been back a few days, the cricket season is still running on and there are still more than 100 days left to Christmas.

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Saturday, September 7, 2019

The leader of the Labour party has told supporters he is "utterly determined" to win Norwich North after making it a key election target.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Breckland Council is being urged to become the second of Norfolk's district councils to declare a climate emergency.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

A bid to turn an 18th century pub into housing could be revived at appeal.

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Towering mobile phone masts could be on the horizon as government ministers look set to relax planning restrictions over them.

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Tuesday, August 27, 2019

The future of several more of the county's axed children's centres is to be agreed this week, as their October closing dates edge nearer.

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Monday, August 26, 2019

A former journalist has been confirmed as the prospective parliamentary candidate for the Brexit Party in Norfolk - and is likely to be up against a cabinet minister in her bid to be elected.

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Monday, August 26, 2019

Norfolk is set to feel the heat this Bank Holiday Monday, with temperatures potentially soaring as high as 33C.

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Friday, August 23, 2019

A care worker failed to notice a man she was looking after had died - and told his wife he was sleeping.

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

All but three of Norfolk's libraries could be accessible without a librarian by the end of the year, as the roll-out of 'open libraries' continues.

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Monday, August 12, 2019

Council bosses are facing two months of work to identify how £40m of cuts can be made - which will see its savings over the past decade soar past the £400m mark.

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An exodus of nursing staff, care home closures and beds being lost are heaping pressure on the county's care services, a report has warned.

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The long and dry summer brought about a 20pc spike in the number of blazes Norfolk's firefighters were called to tackle in the past year.

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A councillor has insisted he has apologised to a member of staff at Breckland Council after he was found to have acted inappropriately towards her.

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A potential monopoly over rail services in the region could see commuters hit with ever rising train fares, a government watchdog has said.

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Thursday, July 18, 2019

A bid to remove prayers from council chamber in Norfolk has been backed by a national campaign to separate the church from the state.

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Staff at council workplaces faced abuse more than once a day last year, on average - with teachers receiving the vast majority.

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Museums, council offices and youth centres have been included in 27 new places which will soon provide sanitary products free of charge.

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It is a bizarre war that has raged on for years - on one side a serial prankster and on the other the nation's highway authority.

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The murky political climate has left County Hall finances officers unclear whether they need to save £11m or £70m in the next three years.

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With the dust now settling on a dramatic election day, in which control of one of the councils was settled by just 11 votes, here are a few of the things you may have missed as the results rolled in.

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Friday, May 3, 2019

A perfect storm of Brexit, low turnouts and spoiled papers has left Conservative groups in Norfolk licking their wounds after a bruising local election result.

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After a dramatic day of counting, the political climate of Norfolk for the next five years has been confirmed. The results were as follows:

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With the dust already setting on many local election campaigns across the country, Norfolk is eagerly awaiting to see if the county has followed national trends.

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Voters in Norfolk appear not to be rushing to the polling stations on local elections day as they are called upon to select their district representatives.

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It's local election day and already the polls have open. However, just in case you are yet to vote and haven't had a chance to check who is standing in your ward, here is that all important list of candidates.

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Voters across the region will today go to the polls, tasked with selecting the individuals to represent them on the district and parish councils. As the election unfolds, local democracy reporter DAVID HANNANT answers the burning questions you may have.

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Controversial proposals to place control of the fire service in the hands of the police and crime commissioner could be revived, it has been revealed.

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The Conservative party is already in effect a third of the way to an overall majority in one of the region's councils - before voters have even taken to the polls.

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