June 26 2016 Latest news:

Norfolk's Burning Issue

The sun sets over Saddlebow, near the site of King's Lynn Incinerator. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Inquiry into canned Norfolk waste incinerator scheme is abandoned

An independent inquiry launched following the ill-fated waste incineration scheme in King’s Lynn has been abandoned, it has been confirmed.

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Flashback to 2013, when Labour's George Nobbs, Liberal Democrat James Joyce (left) and UKIP's Tony Coke (right) announce intentions for the leadership of Norfolk County Council. Photo: Steve Adams

How ‘rainbow alliance’ at Norfolk County Council faded away - and the Conservatives took control

Norfolk County Council returned to the control of the Tories on Monday after the alliance of Labour, UKIP and the Liberal Democrats lost support of the Greens. Dan Grimmer reports.

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Daniel Ford

Yarmouth man illegally collected household waste

A Great Yarmouth man has been fined for collecting household waste without a licence.

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The flag of East Anglia, flying over County Hall. Pic: Norfolk County Council.

‘Flaws at just about every turn’: Splits start to show in debate over devolution for Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire

The devolution deal, which would see an elected mayor for Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire, has come under attack - from opposite sides of the political spectrum.

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The landfill site at Blackborough End, near King's Lynn, which is the current solution to non recyclable waste in Norfolk.

Waste disposal changes will cost West Norfolk Council £600,000 a year more

Changes to waste disposal will actually cost West Norfolk Council £600,000 a year extra, it has been claimed.

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