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High traffic levels, the state of our roads and the impact of new housing developments on local infrastructure are the issues most urgently needing attention in Mid Norfolk, a survey has found.

Norwich South MP Clive Lewis could still be punished by Norwich voters over Labour’s policy on Brexit, the Liberal Democrat leader has claimed.
Tim Farron said he sensed the East was a region where his party could make a comeback.

Ed Balls has opened the door to a political comeback saying he would ‘never say never’ to a return to Westminster.

Norwich South MP Clive Lewis said he would never say never to a leadership bid as he said Jeremy Corbyn had a 75pc chance of leading Labour back to power.

Great Yarmouth’s MP has refused to attend a public meeting on the rollout of a new benefits system which has been plagued with issues.

The normally mild-mannered politician made the outburst during a Question Time themed event at Paston Sixth Form College in North Walsham.

Some parish councils in north Norfolk don’t even know who their district councillors are - because they have never seen them.

Tributes have been paid to King’s Lynn Labour councillor Ian Gourlay, who passed away aged 67 yesterday after suffering from cancer since 2011.

This is the letter Norwich South MP Clive Lewis sent to Jeremy Corbyn about his resignation

Suffolk County Council payments to care providers are set to go up substantially after the new budget for the authority was approved by councillors.

Clive Lewis has told Jeremy Corbyn he would be voting against the wishes of his constituency if he had backed Article 50.

Norwich South MP Clive Lewis stepped down as shadow business secretary last night after he joined around 50 MPs in voting against triggering Brexit negotiations in the Commons.

Voting is under way in the Waterside by-election in north Norfolk.

Clive Lewis said he was keeping his promise to his constituents as he resigned from the shadow cabinet after failing to obey his leader’s three-line whip to back the Brexit bill.

A town mayor has joined the Liberal Democrats just weeks after quitting the Labour Party.

Dozens of people joined the Trump ban protest in King’s Lynn brandishing placards reading ‘Love Trumps Hate’ last night.

Changes to council ward boundaries could cement the Conservatives’ grip on power in north Norfolk according to the Labour Party.

The contest for the vacant seat on North Norfolk District Council took a bizarre twist this week.

Political figures were put through their paces when posed with challenging questions by school students.

Clive Lewis will vote to set the Article 50 trigger bill in motion - but has hinted he will be willing to defy his party’s whip if the government’s Brexit bill is not changed.

Local authority employees claim more than FIVE YEARS OFF in just 12 months.

Theresa May spoke again about uniting the country this week in her long-awaited Brexit speech.

Norwich MP Clive Lewis has said triggering Article 50 - the formal process for leaving the European Union - under Theresa May’s blueprint is not in the interests of the people of Norwich and the country.

Great Yarmouth residents are to be asked to take part in another referendum in May.

Four candidates are to contest a by-election in north Norfolk next month - including two from parties not currently represented on the local authority.

To lose one MP is a blow, but the departure of Labour rising star Tristram Hunt, the second MP in as many months to stand down, has prompted another round of Labour soul-searching – at a national level at least.

David Russell has been unveiled as the Labour Party candidate in the Waterside by-election next month.

Shadow business secretary Clive Lewis has come under fire for suggesting his party thinks the public sector is good and the private sector bad.

Theresa May has agreed to meet former health minister Norman Lamb to discuss his aim to create a cross-party health and care convention to find a solution the growing pressures on the system.

But he has been praised for his “hard work” by local authority leader Tom FitzPatrick - his Conservative Party colleague.

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