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Friday, April 21, 2017

People affected by cancer in Norfolk will have access to information and support, wherever they are based, due to a collaboration between three organisations.

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Norfolk County Council
Friday, April 21, 2017

”Now get on with it”. That is the message to Highways England about long-awaited improvement work on the A47.

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County Council
Monday, April 10, 2017

More than 320 miles of Norfolk roads will be re-surfaced this year as part of a £10.4m works programme.

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County Council
Friday, April 7, 2017

Mustard TV are inviting households in Norfolk to take part in a special show to help them reduce their food waste and save money.

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Norfolk County Council
Thursday, April 6, 2017

An independent review of Breckland Council has found it is “doing a good job for residents”, “has strong and effective leadership”, and demonstrates “sound financial management.”

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William Nunn
Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Find out who is standing where you live in next month’s Norfolk County Council elections

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Sandra Walmsley
Wednesday, April 5, 2017

The candidates for the upcoming Norfolk County Council elections have been announced.

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Harry Clarke
Friday, March 31, 2017

Watchdogs have welcomed ‘decisive action’ to speed up improvement at the department which looks after Norfolk’s most vulnerable children.

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Norfolk County Council
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

It would cost almost £7m to bring Norfolk’s roads up to a decent standard, council bosses have revealed, as a report showed one in six of the region’s roads will need to be repaired within the next five years.

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County Council
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

It’s 8pm on Magnetic Island, Australia and Su Mijic is talking to Steve Moss at Linden Court residential home in Watton.

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County Council
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

The lives of children with long-term medical problems are being put at risk because schools are failing to take care of them as well as they should, claims a group of charities.

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Department for Education
Friday, March 24, 2017

A community concerned about drainage and flooding issues have raised their fears with Mid Norfolk MP George Freeman.

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George Freeman
Thursday, March 23, 2017

The leader of the UKIP and Independent Group at Norfolk County Council has resigned.

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Toby Coke
Monday, March 20, 2017

Fears that Norfolk’s market towns might not have good enough roads to cope with thousands of new homes have triggered a series of special studies to tackle the potential problem.

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Terry Jermy
Thursday, March 16, 2017

Concerned residents have said they fear someone may “end up getting hurt” on an estate which is waiting for its road system to be completed.

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Breckland Council members will meet next week to consider whether a small part of Swaffham should be classed as an Air Quality Management Area (AQMA).

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Breckland Council
Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Experts working in the social care have welcomed the government’s £2bn cash injection into the sector, but say more will be needed to make up for “years of under-funding”.

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Bill Borrett
Thursday, March 2, 2017

Norfolk County Council have launched a new road safety campaign entitled “Check Dose” to remind people taking medicines to check with their doctor or pharmacist before getting behind the wheel.

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Motorists in Norfolk and Suffolk who use their phones to text and talk behind the wheel will from today face tougher penalties following a change in the law.

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Norfolk Police
Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Norfolk County Council says it has strong procedures in place for investigating allegations of care abuse in people’s homes after figures revealed more than 400 such complaints were registered in the last three years.

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County Council
Saturday, February 25, 2017

People in the region are facing the biggest hike in their council tax bills for a decade, with those living in Band D properties facing an annual increase of around £66.

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Cliff Jordan
Thursday, February 23, 2017

Strong winds have blown over more than 230 trees in Norfolk this afternoon as Storm Doris sweeps across the region.

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Norfolk County Council
Thursday, February 23, 2017

A main road into Feltwell, near Brandon, will be closed for at least four days while £70,000 repair works take place.

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Norfolk County
Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Drivers are being urged to be prepared before setting out on journeys on Thursday with Storm Doris set to sweep across Norfolk and Suffolk with winds in excess of 70mph in some places.

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Norfolk County Council
Tuesday, February 21, 2017

A surge of £11m investment led Norfolk County Council to announce 95pc of premises would have a superfast broadband connection by 2020 as their Better Broadband scheme continues.

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Norfolk County Council
Monday, February 20, 2017

Councillors are set to vote today on a 4.8pc council tax rise to provide a £25m injection of extra cash into adult social care in Norfolk.

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NHS
Monday, February 6, 2017

An new initiative to bring together services in a bid to tackle the fight against age-related conditions such as Dementia, has been launched today in Swaffham.

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Paul Smyth
Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Swaffham has been chosen by Norfolk County Council to pilot a new provider-led, partnership approach to healthcare.

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Paul Smyth
Monday, January 30, 2017

A service which provides practical an emotional support for carers is urging people across Norfolk to get in touch if they think they could benefit from some extra help.

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NHS
Monday, January 16, 2017

A pilot to help patients who have suffered a fall in Norfolk has been launched.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

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