Dan Grimmer Share Email this article to a friend To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Public affairs correspondent firstname.lastname@example.org @dangrimmer24 Video The battle for Anglia Square's future: White elephant or a huge boost for Norwich? 06:30 Dan Grimmer The battle for Anglia Square's future enters a crucial phase this week, as those for and against a £271m revamp try to convince a planning inspector what should happen with the shopping centre. Air pollution linked to 130 deaths in Norwich in just one year 00:01 Dan Grimmer Air pollution contributed to the deaths of more than 100 adults in Norwich in the space of just a year, new research has revealed. Revealed: New country park could be created on outskirts of Norwich Yesterday, 06:30 Dan Grimmer A new country park could take shape on the outskirts of Norwich, after council bosses paid £700,000 to snap up almost 140 acres of land. Updated Drivers warned work to make NDR roundabouts safer will mean lane closures Yesterday, 15:10 Dan Grimmer Drivers have been warned they will face disruption while work is carried out to make the Norwich Northern Distributor Road safer. Council to spend £1.2m to buy farm on the route of NDR Western Link Saturday, January 25, 2020 Dan Grimmer More than £1m of taxpayers' money is to be used by council bosses to buy a farm - because it lies on the route of the proposed Norwich Western Link. Road blocked after car crashes into tree Yesterday, 08:12 Dan Grimmer Emergency services were called after a car crashed into a tree. Months of major work will include closures on Norwich's ring road Saturday, January 25, 2020 Dan Grimmer Months of work on Norwich's ring road, which will cause major disruption, will start on Monday. (January 27). More than £7m could be spent to pave the way for NDR Western Link Saturday, January 25, 2020 Dan Grimmer More than £7m could be spent on preparation and planning for the Norwich Western Link. Video Concern new bid to help people with disabilities could shut day centres Friday, January 24, 2020 Dan Grimmer Concerns have been raised that a new drive to empower people with learning disabilities could spell the death knell for some of the county's day centres. MPs put pressure on government over money for further work on A47 Thursday, January 23, 2020 Dan Grimmer A group of MPs from across the eastern region have called on the government to commit more money for vital improvements to the A47. Anger at 10.30pm start for noisy roadworks Thursday, January 23, 2020 Dan Grimmer Frustrated families have hit out at roadworks outside their homes late at night - but council bosses have said that was the only time they were able to do it. This is why Norwich's City Hall is covered in scaffolding Thursday, January 23, 2020 Dan Grimmer The front of Norwich's City Hall has been covered in scaffolding - so £35,000 can be spent on its balcony railings. Ambition to keep all 47 Norfolk libraries open, despite national closures Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Dan Grimmer A commitment that all 47 of Norfolk's libraries will remain open is due to be made, as the future direction of the service is agreed. Anger as mistakes saw assistants to disabled people not paid on time Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Dan Grimmer Mistakes meant personal assistants for disabled people, who have already seen their care costs increased because of a county council decision, were not paid on time. Updated Two cars in crash on A47 Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Dan Grimmer The A47 has been partially blocked after two cars were involved in a crash. Driver in ring road crash failed breath test at scene, say police Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Dan Grimmer One of the drivers taken to hospital after a crash in which two cars flipped on to their sides failed a breath test at the scene, police have said. Updated 'Agonisingly slow' progress on A47 slammed Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Dan Grimmer The "agonisingly slow" progress to get £300m of promised work started on the A47 has prompted angry council bosses to call for a watchdog to take action. Firefighters tackled blaze in thatched cottage Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Dan Grimmer Fire crews from Norfolk were called to help fight a fire which ripped through a thatched cottage. Schools remain closed due to flooding and heating problems Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Dan Grimmer Two schools remain closed today because of problems with flooding and heating. Opportunities were missed to prevent six young children being harmed by parents Tuesday, January 21, 2020 Dan Grimmer Opportunities were missed to protect six vulnerable children who were seriously hurt by their parents, with not enough focus on the dangers posed by domestic abuse, a review has found. Norwich climate change activist to speak at Davos World Economic Forum Tuesday, January 21, 2020 Dan Grimmer A climate change activist from Norwich will be speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, where he will urge billionaires in attendance to go green.