One of Thetford’s children’s centres could be saved after a County Hall rethink but the move does not go far enough according to critics.
More than £100,000 of grant money will see up to 13 new businesses given office space after former changing rooms were converted into offices.
A new electoral ward created in Thetford has been named after a Celtic tribe who lived in the area, after councillors raised concerns of confusion.
A row erupted at a meeting after councillors, including the mayor of Thetford, voted to block proposals to reintroduce £10,000 in grant funding.
Community groups will no longer be able to access more than £17,000 of grant money in a Norfolk town due to a range of money-saving measures.
Nearly £50,000 will go towards setting up a new grounds maintenance company which will see five new jobs created in Thetford.
Emotional tributes to the work of Thetford’s two children’s centres provided the backdrop for a council’s unanimous objection to the proposals to shut both.
From frequent late trains to reliable services, Norfolk’s worst and best stations for delayed train journeys have been revealed by analysis of punctuality figures.
Placard wielding parents in Thetford have held a protest against plans to close children’s centres.
Parents and campaigners will come together in Thetford to protest against Norfolk County Council’s plans to close children’s centres across the county.
A former school in Thetford has been given a reprieve from being sold just yet - to give the community the chance to come up with plans to take it on.
More council property and land could be sold off, as County Hall looks to plug a multi-million pound budget gap.
A council wants to take over a former school site for the benefit of the community.
Thetford Town Council will look into registering a former school site as an Asset of Community Value.
A former school, along with acres of farmland, are to be sold off by council bosses looking to plug a funding gap of almost £100m.
A former school and acres of farmland look set to be sold off by council bosses as they grapple with ways to close a budget gap of almost £100m.
Councillors will today decide whether or not to scrap controversial DIY waste charges in Norfolk.
But despite the idyllic nature of our forests and woodlands, they are being blighted by fly-tipping.
The leader of Norfolk County Council has made a public apology for comments he aimed towards his leading political opponent.
A bid to broadcast county council meetings on the Internet has failed - for now - after councillors voted against it.
A council which has launched a scheme to protect local business has been told it ought to practice what it is preaching, as it has been revealed it heavily relies on major brands itself.
A series of road safety improvements are to be made across the county, with more than £800,000 to be spent across more than 100 schemes.
Council tax bills in Breckland are set to rise following a district council decision to shore up its reserves and reduce its reliance on the New Homes Bonus.
New housing could put significant pressure on schools in a town in which educational standards are already “well below average” and “of significant concern”.
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