An apartment block in Norwich is said to be among scores of high and mid-rise buildings across the country which have now failed fire cladding safety tests after the Grenfell Tower disaster, it has emerged.
A once in a lifetime proposal to bolster sea defences at Bacton Gas Terminal and nearby villages, Bacton and Walcott, is set to be discussed at North Norfolk District Council’s (NNDC) next cabinet meeting.
There is now a “high risk” of a “significant” hike in the cost of the Norwich Northern Distributor Road, councillors have confirmed - but they remain tight-lipped about just how many millions could be added to the bill.
Breckland Council has invited George Freeman to discuss its partnership with Capita, which runs its building control process, in more detail after the Mid Norfolk MP added his “deep concerns” about the authority’s handling of recent planning applications.
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