Elizabeth Truss

The world’s most advanced warplane has touched down at RAF Marham - safeguarding thousands of jobs and making a vital contribution to our region’s economy.

Worried residents who have raised concerns about pedestrian safety on a busy road which runs through their village have been buoyed by what they feel is positive action.

A campaign to halve unemployment in young people across Breckland and West Norfolk has been launched.

A new initiative to support young people into work is set to be launched by three Norfolk MPs.

The British air strikes against Syria has provoked a mixed reaction from our region’s MPs.

Councils in Swaffham and the surrounding villages have added their voices to the campaign to get the A47 dualled.

The county’s MPs have lent further backing to the campaign to get the A47 fully dualled,

South-West Norfolk MP Elizabeth Truss has backed plans for the whole of the A47 to be dualled.

Russian aggression has forced the UK and allies France, Germany and the United States to take a stand.

The leader of Norfolk County Council has said he will stand down if asked after making controversial comments in which he branded some of his own party’s MPs as “also-rans” who do not work hard enough to help the county.

The leader of Norfolk County Council has said he stands by extraordinary comments in which he branded some of his own party’s MPs as “also-rans” who do not work hard enough to help the county.

After 12 days without signal a Norfolk village has been reconnected thanks to the intervention of an MP.

A Norfolk MP has said she will urge the county council to apply for funding to tackle county lines crime.

Councillors from south west Norfolk will have the chance to quiz the culture secretary on the progress of the fibre broadband across the county.

West Norfolk MPs have expressed positivity after the managers of a major employer agreed to hold further discussions about extending its future in the area.

MP Elizabeth Truss told Thetford school pupils they should not be afraid to set their sights on Britain’s top universities.

A west Norfolk MP has welcomed a new childcare schemes which has been billed as helping working parents.

The delivery of a 5,000 home development on the outskirts of Thetford will be accelerated after Breckland Council received a £9.9m funding boost.

The debate over the future of Norfolk Fire and Rescue has taken another turn as the Retained Firefighters Union has said they are “open” to the possibility of the Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) taking over responsibility.

The leader of Norfolk County Council has accused the Police and Crime Commissioner of a “power grab” over who is in charge of the fire service.

The Norfolk Constabulary had a new recruit this week after an MP joined them in fighting crime on our roads.

Inspired by a visit from their local MP pupils at a Norfolk school recently held their first parliament.

One reader is proposing that we change our current rules and allow refugee family members to stay in the UK too.

It has supported generations of pupils but after more than 25 years the carpet at a South Norfolk school has been replaced.

If you Love West Norfolk now is the time to show it.

Concerned residents have expressed their fears that someone may get hurt on a major Norfolk road which runs through their village.

With less than a week until the big day Christmas cards are beginning to drop on doormats.

Norfolk MP Elizabeth Truss has backed communities minister Sajid Javid after he attacked US president Donald Trump’s apparent endorsement of far-right group Britain First.

The workforce of one of Thetford’s major employers will be given “every assistance”, community leaders have said, after Multiyork announced it had called in the administrators.

There is a lot riding on the Budget – not least the future of the chancellor and perhaps even the prime minister.

MP Elizabeth Truss has backed Norfolk in the face of more than 1,150 potential job losses.

A £46m bid has been launched to create a “virtual learning city” to prepare the East’s economy for future challenges including Brexit.

South West Norfolk MP Elizabeth Truss visited a Breckland school to meet with its new director and proprietor and discuss investment plans.

Residents fear the upgrade to a bottleneck junction will cut them off from the community and extend journey times.

A school’s £200,000 expansion to help deal with a town-wide chronic shortage of nursery places has been welcomed by the area’s MP.

Upgrades to bottleneck junction will “definitely be going ahead”, says a Norfolk MP.

Campaigners will speak to the transport secretary to press the case for a multi-million pound investment on a bottleneck railway junction.

The Downham Tandoori restaurant marked 21 years of business in the town with a new extension and extensive refurbishment.

A Thetford resident has said something has to be done to make the road he lives on safer.

Labour came close to matching the Conservatives’ spending on campaign materials in South West Norfolk - but the Tories still won double their votes when it came to the crunch.

UKIP is alive and well in north Norfolk and has just received one of its largest ever donations - that’s the message from the branch treasurer.

Passengers are being urged to have their say on changes to the King’s Lynn to London rail timetable, which could see 10 minutes added to the journey.

Treasury minister Elizabeth Truss has been attacked over claims the former Labour government was to blame for the 2008 global financial crisis.

The new trust which will oversee a failing academy has been revealed today.

British Sugar has hired an odour consultant to support their investigation into the strange smell that has puzzled large parts of Norfolk.

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