Plans for 40 homes to be built in a small mid-Norfolk village with no doctor's surgery and poor transport to nearby towns will go ahead despite objections raised by villagers.
A Norfolk council which voted unanimously to approve a draft local plan is facing criticism from a town council for "disappointing and worrying" issues.
A Norfolk council voted unanimously to accept changes to its draft local plan which removed restrictions on development in the district's rural areas, despite reluctance from 'heavy hearted' councillors.
Two Norfolk councils have met to review the "sorry history" of the past 15 months of planning applications after issues were raised about private firm Capita handling planning decisions.
Controversial plans to build a new town of 10,000 homes in mid Norfolk were dealt a final blow as councillors voted not to back the proposal ahead of a government deadline.
Breckland Council is encouraging district landlords to apply for a new licence in order to ensure houses in the area are fit for purpose.
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