Serious questions have been asked by councillors about why an expected road improvement tied to housing growth in Dereham has been deemed “undeliverable”.
A Norfolk councillor is urging residents and business owners in one of the county’s market towns to give pigeons the ‘push’ to improve its centre.
As part of the Your Town series, we are casting a close eye on life in some of our biggest towns. Reporter Donna-Louise Bishop takes a look at the very heart of Norfolk: Dereham.
A former nightclub venue will not reopen under the same use in the future after plans were approved to convert the building into flats.
Councillors look set to call time on a building’s life as a night club and bar, with plans to turn it into flats poised for approval.
The leader of a council which repeatedly kept secret a decision about a multi-million pound golf club it bought has denied having an “undisclosed personal connection” with the club’s previous owners.
The future of a controversial contract which sees Norfolk planning decisions made by staff 450 miles away was today called into question by councillors.
Another 291 homes are set to be built on the outskirts of Dereham after Breckland Council’s planning committee approved the plans despite significant opposition.
Councillors have been campaigning in Dereham against the proposed closures of children’s centres in Norfolk.
A Norfolk council has again kept a decision about the future of a multi-million pound asset shrouded in secrecy, despite outcry over “democratic failure”.
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.
A council which spent millions of pounds on buying a golf club has now made a decision about its future in secret.
A new scheme which aims to save hundreds of litres of paint and create new employment is set to open its doors in mid-Norfolk later this month.
A by-election to fill former Norfolk County Council (NCC) leader Cliff Jordan’s seat has resulted in a Conservatives win.
The results of a by-election to fill former Norfolk county council leader Cliff Jordan’s seat have been announced.
The three candidates to take over Cliff Jordan’s old seat on Norfolk County Council will set out their stalls at an upcoming hustings, which will take place outside if the weather is nice enough.
A town councillor has become the first mayor to be re-elected since the formation of the council.
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