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Councils have paid out some £2m in compensation to workers, including to two who were subjected to

£2m compensation paid to council staff as Norfolk authority pay out figures are revealed

Councils have paid out more than £2m in compensation to staff who successfully claimed they were victims of psychological abuse, assaults, trips and other workplace injuries, new figures have revealed.

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Could the police and fire service merge?

Suffolk: Fire and police services merger on PCC’s agenda

A full-scale merger between Suffolk’s fire and police services could be the long-term future of emergency services in the county, according to Police and Crime Commissioner Tim Passmore.

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The ends of Coltishall runway which are earmarked for ripping up to make into rubble.  Picture: MIKE PAGE

Fresh concerns over Coltishall runway move

The controversial redevelopment of the former RAF Coltishall base has hit another stumbling block, after Broadland District Council objected to a proposal to dig up part of the runway.

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Pollution in Norwich. Photo by Simon Finlay.

Air pollution contributed to estimated 800 plus deaths in Norfolk and Suffolk, report reveals

Long term exposure to air pollution was a contributory factor in the deaths of an estimated 816 people in Norfolk and Suffolk over a 12 month period, new figures have revealed.

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British Troops in France going 'up the line' to their trenches in the 1914-1918 First World War.

Pot of cash will help Norfolk commemorate the First World War

Communities across Norfolk have been urged to apply for a share of £10,000 to help honour the thousands who were prepared to sacrifice their lives in the First World War – and the families they left behind.

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James Joyce

Diss hub will help provide support for town’s struggling families

A help centre is to be set up in Diss to reduce the number of families reaching a crisis point because of the town’s higher levels of deprivation.

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