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Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Librarians and job centre staff could be called upon to dish out health advice to overweight people and smokers in a shake-up of Norfolk County Council's health strategy.

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Friday, September 27, 2019

A merger bringing the region's five clinical commissioning groups (CCG) together as one is set to go ahead.

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

A bitter row over pay conditions could result in scores of gritter drivers going on strike - just as the cold winter looms.

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Monday, September 23, 2019

Thousands of jobs are to be lost and the holidays of even more thrown into disarray as tour company Thomas Cook has confirmed it has fallen into liquidation.

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Monday, September 23, 2019

The worst fears about the future of Thomas Cook have been confirmed as the firm collapsed into compulsory liquidation.

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Thursday, September 19, 2019

Scores of children are expected to take to the streets tomorrow to make their voices heard over climate change fears.

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Monday, September 16, 2019

Money saving tips offered by Norfolk County Council to families who have seen their financial support slashed have been slammed as "demeaning and insulting".

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Monday, September 9, 2019

"Please, please, please be careful on our roads and drive to arrive."

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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, 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

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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Thursday, August 15, 2019

A grocery store has surrendered its premises licence amid allegations of smuggled tobacco being sold to children.

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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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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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An appeal hearing which could see refused plans for more than 50 new homes in a Norfolk town revived is under way.

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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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