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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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A disused care home is set to be demolished to make way for more than a dozen new homes in a Norfolk town, despite fears over the impact on people living nearby.

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Aylsham

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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Broadland
Monday, January 6, 2020

A report criticising a council's leadership structure has been blasted as "flawed and deficient of clear evidence" by a councillor.

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Norfolk

A council leader has hit out at a government funding package aimed at tackling rogue landlords and said it would "not come close" to solving the problem.

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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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Norfolk

Plans to demolish a care home near a former 19th-century workhouse to build more than a dozen new homes are set for approval.

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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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Norfolk
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 council has set up a panel to look into the allowances it awards to its elected members.

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

A Norfolk council has voted to support a bill which would see renewable energy suppliers have the right to sell to local residents.

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

A Norfolk council has agreed to adopt a legally binding definition of anti-Semitism.

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

A council has debated the use of "silent fireworks" in an effort to make displays less distressing to pets and wildlife.

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

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General Election 2019
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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General Election 2019
Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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

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General Election 2019

Illuminated adverts will not be installed in a Norfolk village after a councillor said he did not want to see the area "compete with Blackpool".

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A boutique hotel set to open in Norfolk next year could include a yoga studio and wellness facility after councillors approved plans for an outbuilding to change use.

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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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General Election 2019
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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General Election 2019

A levy on long-term empty properties is set to double after councillors raised rates to stamp out unused homes.

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High winds have forced contractors to put a pause on restoration works at a north Norfolk landmark.

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

A charter offering "support, care and consideration" to those suffering from a fatal, incurable disease has been adopted by a Norfolk council.

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

A Norfolk council has appointed a mental health champion to promote residents' psychological wellbeing.

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

A Norfolk council has demanded action over "increasing concern" about continued failures to meet ambulance response time targets.

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