The leader of Norfolk County Council has reiterated he believes the public has a “right to know” how the authority rates the county’s schools - even though his own council is trying to overturn a decision ruling the information should be released.
The controversial saga of car parking charges possibly being introduced in Downham Market continues as the town council is preparing to call an extraordinary meeting to approve the next stage of the process.
A row has broken out between councillors in Cromer over the decision to allow a local arts group free use of the town council’s headquarters for a special production of a traditional tale familiar to generations of children.
Construction of Sizewell C – now a step closer following agreement yesterday for the financial investment for Hinkley Point C – would boost Suffolk’s economy by £1bn over a decade, it was claimed last night.
Jeremy Corbyn is unlikely to make Norwich a priority in his campaign to remain as Labour leader, and he should head to Brexit-backing areas in the north and Great Yarmouth, backer Clive Lewis has said.
Norfolk MP George Freeman has been given a job shaping policy for new prime minister Theresa May as chairman of her policy board. As a backbencher in 2013 he made the following suggestions in a report co-authored with fellow MP Kwasi Kwarteng.
Over the coming hours and days, ambitious MPs and ministers will be checking their phones as Theresa May starts to pick her top team. Political editor annabelle dickson looks at the promotion and demotion prospects of the MPs in our region.
Dan is the public affairs correspondent for the EDP. That means he reports on what local councils and our elected councillors get up to. The decisions they make can have a massive impact on our lives and it is Dan's job to scrutinise their actions.