October 22 2014 Latest news:
The chief executive of a Norfolk academy chain at the centre of allegations about school inspection tip-offs has broken her silence in a letter to staff that strongly denies the claims.
Firefighter jobs and fire engines could be at risk if “substantial cuts” are forced on Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service in the years ahead, the county’s chief fire officer has warned.
Allegations that an academy chain in charge of a raft of Norfolk schools had prior knowledge of inspections should be re-investigated amid any new evidence, education secretary Nicky Morgan has said.
Former Norwich MP Ian Gibson would have kept his seat during the expenses scandal if there had been a proper recall mechanism in place, the UK Independence Party’s newest MP has claimed.
Community groups are being urged to come forward and claim some cash after it was revealed councillors have more than £45,000 ready to dish out.
Norfolk is prepared to cope with cases of Ebola, the county’s public health chief has said.
A council is urging people not to feed the birds at a popular riverside spot after a rise in the number of rats.