May 2 2016 Latest news:

Norfolk's Burning Issue

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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The scene at County Hall where the decision was announced to scrap the incinerator. Council leader George Nobbs. Photo: Bill Smith

Norfolk County Council leader George Nobbs looks back at his first 1,000 days in the job

An unlikely alliane is at the helm at Norfolk County Council and this week celebrated an equally unlikely milestone. Its leader George Nobbs, looks pack on its first 1,000 days.

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(l-r) Daniel Mays, Toby Jones, Sir Michael Gambon, Catherine Zeta Jones, Blake Harrison, Tom Courtenay and Bill Paterson attending the World premiere of Dad's Army at the Odeon Leicester Square, London on Tuesday night. Photo: Ian West/PA Wire.

Five things we learned this week

In case you missed them, here are five stories that caught our eye this week.

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