Dan Grimmer

More than 100 vehicles were spotted speeding in a 40mph limit on the A47 at Gorleston.

Parents have welcomed a rethink over children’s centres which would see more of them survive, but anger still surrounds Norfolk County Council’s proposals to shut 38 of the 53.

Hopes have been raised that an historic Norwich home, which council officers blocked from being knocked down, could get a new lease of life through a ‘Grand Designs’ type makeover.

More must to be done to get quality tutors into Norfolk’s colleges to train the next generation of apprentices, council leaders have said.

Two men are to appear in court after they were charged over armed robberies in Norwich and Attleborough.

Eight more children’s centres in Norfolk could be spared the axe, after a rethink by council leaders, but opposition councillors say there remains a risk children will miss out on crucial support.

A steamy shower triggered a call-out for Norfolk firefighters.

“It is hitting the poor once more. I will have to turn to food banks “ - one of hundreds of responses to a controversial move to charge thousands of vulnerable people more for their care.

More pubs are joining in a fundraising drive to support the family of a former Royal Anglian soldier who was killed in a New Year’s Eve car crash.

All four potential routes for the Norwich Northern Distributor Road Western Link will cause “unnaceptable” damage to vital habitats for animals, plants and birds, wildlife watchdogs have warned.

The latest phase of work on the multi-million-pound shake-up of how traffic uses the area around Prince of Wales Road in Norwich started this week.

A crash blackspot could be made safer thanks to a new £1.2m roundabout, after it was picked to benefit from a share of £20m being pumped into Norfolk’s roads.

Money for a £1m revamp of Norwich bus station, a new £1.5m roundabout and more cycle routes is being sought from a multi-million pound pot of government cash.

A trial of ‘pop-up’ libraries concluded they would cost twice as much as mobile libraries to run, but only after councillors had already agreed to mobile library cuts.

Parents and campaigners will soon find out if councillors are likely to push ahead with proposals to close all but seven of Norfolk’s children’s centres.

The controversial £271m revamp of Anglia Square will come under the spotlight at a public meeting tonight to discuss what the community’s next moves should be.

City councillors are to give their verdict over routes to connect the Norwich Northern Distributor Road to the A47 - with officers urging them to back all options, except one.

It’s a case of On The Snowball, City...

Updated Driver on the run after fleeing crash

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Police are searching for a driver who ran off after being involved in a car crash.

Train passengers using services between Norwich and Sheringham are facing disruption because of a train fault.

A man was arrested after police found a knife when they stopped to check his vehicle.

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