Dan Grimmer Public affairs correspondent email@example.com @dangrimmer24 Drivers warned about work on A47 and A11 8 minutes ago Dan Grimmer Drivers have been warned that work is continuing on a string of repairs, improvement and upgrades on the A47 and A11. Updated: Norfolk police and crime commissioner to push ahead with study into fire service switch - despite opposition 14:08 Dan Grimmer Norfolk’s police and crime commissioner is going ahead with a business case exploring whether the county’s fire service should come under his control - despite Norfolk County Council opposition. Tug-of-war over whether 7,200 homes should be built in Norwich or further afield 08:12 Dan Grimmer A tug-of-war is under way over where homes in Norwich, Broadland and South Norfolk should be built by 2036. New group hopes to influences changes to historic parts of Norwich Yesterday, 17:28 Dan Grimmer It’s a part of Norwich steeped in history, from the spire of the city’s cathedral to the master weavers’ homes of Colegate and the vibrancy of Magdalen Street. ‘Jail them for up to five years’: Norfolk police boss wants tougher sentences for attacks on emergency service workers Wed, 08:38 Dan Grimmer People convicted of attacking emergency workers, such as police officers and ambulance crews, should get sentences of up to five years, Norfolk’s police and crime commissioner has said. £4m leisure complex revamp on outskirts of Norwich recommended to get go-ahead Wed, 08:10 Dan Grimmer A new £4m leisure complex and 72-bed hotel block on the outskirts of Norwich should be given the go-ahead next week, according to council officers. Norwich City Council votes for council tax increase, but £40m investment is questioned Tue, 22:15 Dan Grimmer The increase in council tax for people living in Norwich has been confirmed, after City Hall agreed a rise of just under 3pc in its share of the bills. Council tax hike for Norwich residents to be decided this week Mon, 12:52 dan grimmer People in Norwich will discover tomorrow how much their council tax bills will go up by in total. Children’s centres to be hot topic on Norfolk County Council budget decision day - with 5.99pc council tax hike on cards Monday, February 12, 2018 Dan Grimmer The future of Norfolk’s children’s centres and day centres are likely to take centre stage today when county councillors meet to agree the authority’s budget. String of Norwich projects look set to share nearly £1m Thursday, February 8, 2018 Dan Grimmer Just over £1m looks set to be spent on seven Norwich projects, including cycle and walking routes. First look at latest plans for multi-million pound revamp of Norwich’s Castle keep Thursday, February 8, 2018 Dan Grimmer These images show how Norwich’s Castle keep could look as part of an ambitious project to restore it to its former glory as a medieval palace. Norwich council tax bill hike edges nearer amid warning over ‘tough decisions’ in future years Wednesday, February 7, 2018 Dan Grimmer A council tax increase of nearly 3pc on the share of bills which go to Norwich City Council has moved a step nearer. Video: Decision due over more than 300 homes next to Norwich City’s Carrow Road stadium Wednesday, February 7, 2018 Dan Grimmer A £48m project to build more than 300 new homes just a stone’s throw away from Norwich City Football Club’s Carrow Road stadium could be about to take a major step forward. Norwich City Council’s customer centre to get £275,000 facelift Tuesday, February 6, 2018 Dan Grimmer The section of Norwich’s City Hall where people go to deal with issues such as council tax, rent, parking permits and housing is to get a revamp – at a cost of £270,000. Poll: Should it stay or should it go? Controversy builds over fate of Norwich’s final Victorian gas holder Tuesday, February 6, 2018 Dan Grimmer Controversy is building over the potential tearing down of Norwich’s landmark Victorian gas holder - with City Hall’s own conservation department saying it cannot support its demolition. Drivers warned of overnight road closures in Hockering Monday, February 5, 2018 Dan Grimmer Overnight closures of roads in Hockering are due to happen on Wednesday and Thursday after bad weather delayed the work last week. Firefighters rescue dog from smoke-filled Norfolk flat Monday, February 5, 2018 Dan Grimmer Firefighters rescued a dog from a smoke-filled home after a blaze in a King’s Lynn flat. MP ready to raise issue of safe standing at Norwich City’s Carrow Road in Parliament Monday, February 5, 2018 Dan Grimmer Norwich City Football Club’s ambition to be at the vanguard of bringing safe standing to Carrow Road is to be raised in Parliament, after one of the city’s MPs pledged to highlight the issue. Prince of Wales Road shake-up: Public to have say on £2.6m Norwich project Monday, February 5, 2018 Dan Grimmer The public gets its say from today over a multi-million pound shake-up for how traffic uses the Prince of Wales Road area of Norwich. Norwich’s Victorian landmark faces demolition after nearly 140 years Monday, February 5, 2018 Dan Grimmer and SUSANNAH ALEXANDER A landmark which has towered over Norwich for nearly 140 years looks likely to be torn down - with plans lodged to demolish the city’s final gas holders. More than 900 Norwich council homes lost because of Right To Buy, say City Hall leaders Monday, February 5, 2018 Dan Grimmer Norwich has missed out on £55m and lost more than 900 council homes because of the government’s Right To Buy scheme, council leaders have said.