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Fears pre-school education in Norfolk is facing a "dangerous" funding gap have been raised after £2.5m of early years money was set aside for other education priorities.

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Areas of "rural deprivation" are affecting Norfolk's children's struggle to achieve basic skills, a councillor has warned.

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Norwich has one of the country's highest number of office-to-flat conversions under planning laws which say developers don't need council permission, figures show.

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Charges for boaters on Norfolk's waterways have risen, with fees for petrol and diesel-run crafts higher than unpowered, hybrid or electric vessels, the Broads Authority has said.

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A council leader has disclosed that land he and his father help promote for development is being considered as part of a vision for where thousands of new homes could be built in the next two decades.

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People living near a Norfolk development of hundreds of new homes have accused a national building firm of being "bullies" and trapping them in "hell".

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Plans to hold a series of council meetings behind closed doors - which will see the public barred from discussions about two local authorities working jointly - have been blasted as "appalling".

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New school places will still be provided in growing areas, a council has insisted, despite data forecasting an education funding shortfall of almost £74m.

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Saturday, December 28, 2019

Rising numbers of families are seeking help for children with special needs, but thousands are being denied assistance, a national investigation has found.

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Thursday, December 26, 2019

Plans for more than a dozen new homes in a Norfolk village are set for approval early next year.

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Thursday, December 26, 2019

Almost 4,000 properties in Norfolk have sat empty for more than six months in the past year, figures have revealed.

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Saturday, December 21, 2019

A council leader has been treated to tickets to events and a hotel stay worth more than £400 by firms holding council contracts.

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A Norfolk MP has pledged to make solving the ongoing issues with the Greater Anglia rail service, which has seen swathes of cancellations and misery and frustration for stranded passengers, a "personal priority".

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A 12-year-old girl was threatened and a child was dragged off a bicycle amid alleged bullying and conflict at an allotments association, a meeting has heard.

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

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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.

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

A council which is set to spend £16,000 upgrading a car park and introducing a permit scheme for residents say they fear "stirring up a hornet's nest" over the plans.

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Almost 140 new homes could be built on the edge of a Norfolk town if a council approves plans.

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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.

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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.

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

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The leader of a Norfolk council which sold just four of its 20 new beach huts has called for further huts to be installed along the town's seafront.

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A council has agreed to spend £130,000 to relocate its main chamber within the same building - after keeping the financial details a secret.

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

A multi-million pound contract for the final stages of a revamp to Norfolk County Council's headquarters has been awarded.

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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.

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Thursday, November 21, 2019

A £75,000 cash boost has been granted to protect a threatened coastal village from erosion from the sea.

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Thursday, November 21, 2019

Plans to increase charges for bulky waste collections have been delayed by a council.

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Thursday, November 21, 2019

A spike in complaints about the feeding of gulls in a seaside town has seen councillors launch a clampdown and warn persistent offenders could face being fined.

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Residents in a Norfolk village say they are being driven mad by repeated bouts of roadworks.

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