The controversy over plans for a new mid Norfolk town has been ramped up after it was revealed the developer has lobbied central government for the go ahead to submit a proposal without the support of the local authority.
The launch of the Breckland Business Forum saw MP George Freeman declare that he believes the district could become the home of growing technology companies.
Flags have been flying at half-mast at County Hall and Breckland, as further tributes were paid to former Norfolk County Council leader Cliff Jordan.
A council which has launched a scheme to protect local business has been told it ought to practice what it is preaching, as it has been revealed it heavily relies on major brands itself.
Independent shops in Breckland are fighting back against the national chains in an attempt to entice people back to their local high street.
Another local authority has thrown its weight behind the Just Dual It campaign.
An innovative new scheme to help independent shops in Norfolk fight back against multi-national chains is set to be launched.
Cabinet meetings held by Breckland Council are set to be held in public locations outside of the main council offices.
Independent retailers will be given an online shop window as part of plans to create a ‘digital high street’ in some of Norfolk’s market towns.
Breckland Council has confirmed that deputy Dereham mayor Thomas Monument has been suspended from the Conservative Party after being convicted of attacking a former partner.
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