Council leaders are coming under renewed pressure to drop proposed cuts which would hit people with disabilities – after the government handed County Hall £9.5m of extra cash.
Community groups and charities in Thetford have been invited to apply for a share of £25,000 worth of funding made available by Thetford Town Council.
Rural communities across Norfolk are suffering from the rapid decline in the use of cash, councillors have warned.
Controversial proposals to shut all of Norfolk’s recycling centres once a week – and to force people to book appointments to dump rubbish – will increase fly-tipping, critics have warned.
Terry Jermy, who represents Thetford at a district and county level, has entered the running to become the South West Norfolk MP candidate for the Labour Party.
The elephant in the room is clear – Norfolk does not need this devolution deal, we need a new Government and a new County Council, and ideally we need both!
It was once the ancient capital of East Anglia and is known as the jewel in Breckland’s crown. But the historic market town of Thetford’s rich heritage is under threat due to “bad management and neglect” according to one local councillor.
Locals fear they may miss out on vital funds if a developer is spared from paying for land and community projects as part of a major revamp project.
The boundaries of scores of farms rented out by Norfolk County Council are set to be redrawn – with some to be made bigger and some land sold off. Norfolk County Council bosses said a new strategy for its 16,800 acre County Farms estate is needed because some of the 210 tenancies are now too small […]