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.
After spending the majority of his career policing the streets of Breckland, Chief Inspector Paul Wheatley is moving on to a new challenge.
A by-election to fill former Norfolk County Council (NCC) leader Cliff Jordan’s seat has resulted in a Conservatives win.
Almost 3,000 new homes were completed in Norfolk last year, new figures have revealed, but there were parts of the county where fewer were constructed than the year before.
A new business forum is being launched to help bring together the small and large businesses across the Breckland district.
Amid challenging times for the high street a council has launched a rate relief scheme to encourage more retail firms into market towns.
People are being encouraged to take part in a community lottery which will help Breckland-based groups and organisations raise much-needed funds.
The life expectancy for men living in several parts of Norfolk is getting shorter – with Norwich seeing the steepest decline.
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