A family that had threatened to stage a protest at a Norfolk housing development over fears they could be homeless at Christmas have finally been promised the keys to their new home.
Concerns have been raised about a “confusing” planning application for almost 200 new homes in an expanding Norfolk village.
A family have told of their shock after developers on their housing estate left their car completely covered in mud and started working at 6.30am at weekends.
Plans have been submitted to build nearly 200 more homes in an ever expanding Norfolk village.
Landlords facing fines of up to £30,000 for failing to comply with new rules governing multiple occupancy houses are being offered an amnesty if they apply for a licence before the end of this month.
When Andy Hibberd and his wife fell in love with a Victorian house in the centre of Bunwell, near Attleborough, they bought it but have discovered a secret hidden for years behind walls and ceilings at the rear.
South Norfolk is a house-building hotspot, coming seventh in a new league table showing the areas of the UK where the most new homes have been built over the past seven years.
A Norfolk MP has urged government not to allow developers to dodge local planning rules, as he hit out at a controversial scheme for a new 10,000 home garden town.
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