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Saturday, March 9, 2019

Diverse businesses across Norfolk including antique dealerships and a beer giant could be set to benefit from improved signposting, after County Hall agreed to update one of its policies.

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Liberal Democrat
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

County Hall faces the threat of cyber attack tens of thousands of times every day, with around a dozen posing serious risks, officers have revealed.

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Liberal Democrat
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Eight more children’s centres in Norfolk could be spared the axe, after a rethink by council leaders, but opposition councillors say there remains a risk children will miss out on crucial support.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Successfully deciphering what might be implemented as a result of a council consultation can sometimes prove problematic.

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Dan Roper
Friday, October 12, 2018

County councillors are to tell the government they want control over any fracking in Norfolk to rest with them, not with Whitehall.

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Liberal Democrat
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

The number of children being excluded from Norfolk schools is “shockingly high” and systems need to be changed, one of the county’s MPs has told Parliament.

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Norman Lamb
Monday, September 3, 2018

Transport for some of Norfolk’s vulnerable people is to be taken away, with councillors saying they will be handed more freedom if they use public transport instead.

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Liberal Democrat
Friday, June 1, 2018

The new leader of Norfolk County Council has been elected today.

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Martin Wilby
Monday, May 21, 2018

A scheme to re-classify stretches of water in Norfolk has been labelled “a buck-passing exercise”, as councillors shot the proposals down.

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Terry Jermy
Friday, May 11, 2018

Opposition councillors have said they are “furious” after discovering a fresh hike in their allowances just months after Norfolk County Councillors voted to give themselves a pay rise of more than 10pc.

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Steve Morphew
Thursday, April 26, 2018

Local leaders are demanding Government action after it emerged that three of the 10 worst local authority areas in England for indoor 4G coverage were in Norfolk.

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Norman Lamb
Monday, April 16, 2018

The leader of Norfolk County Council has refused to rule out reintroducing cuts to bus subsidies in future.

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Cliff Jordan
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

The commissioner for Norfolk Police has accused county councillors of “scaremongering” over plans to explore bringing Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service under his control.

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Cliff Jordan

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