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 Updated Man dies in Norfolk crash Yesterday, 08:37 Dan Grimmer A man has died after a crash in Norfolk. Almost £1m could be spent to revamp more Norwich city centre streets Yesterday, 16:09 Dan Grimmer A project costing nearly £1m could see a string of changes to more parts of Norwich city centre. Five Norwich city councillors to step down, including one who has served since 1978 Yesterday, 14:36 Dan Grimmer Five Norwich city councillors, including one who has served for more than 40 years, are stepping down from the authority. Who is likely to become Norwich’s next Lord Mayor and Sheriff? Yesterday, 12:21 Dan Grimmer Nominations have been made for the people to become Norwich’s next Lord Mayor and Sheriff. Car free day for Norwich is agreed by city council Yesterday, 11:43 Dan Grimmer People in Norwich are to be urged to leave their cars at home, after the city declared it will hold a car free day in the autumn. Updated Convicted drug smuggler with links to Norfolk on the run from prison Yesterday, 11:02 Dan Grimmer A convicted drug smuggler with links to Norfolk has gone on the run from prison and detectives have appealed to the public for help finding him. Video ‘This road will become a folly’ - City council back NDR Western Link as plans protested Yesterday, 09:11 Dan Grimmer Norwich City Council has given fresh backing to the principle of the Western Link, which would connect the Northern Distributor Road to the A47 - despite claims by critics it will be “a folly”. Updated Firefighters free woman from car after crash on A47 Yesterday, 08:37 Dan Grimmer Firefighters had to help free a woman from a car after a crash on the A47. Motorcyclist taken to hospital after crash Yesterday, 08:34 Dan Grimmer A motorcyclist has been hurt after a crash. Warning over Norfolk and Suffolk council tax text scams Yesterday, 07:41 Dan Grimmer Watchdogs have warned people in Norfolk in Suffolk not to fall for scam texts offering council tax refunds. CCTV cameras help catch man who broke into van Yesterday, 06:49 Dan Grimmer A man spotted by CCTV cameras breaking into a van in Great Yarmouth has been arrested. Fire crews tackle car blaze which spread to garage Yesterday, 08:04 Dan Grimmer Firefighters were called to a home in Thetford after flames from a car fire spread to a nearby garage. Resurfacing work means Norwich’s Chapelfield Road will be closed Tue, 17:15 Dan Grimmer One of Norwich’s busiest roads will be closed in one direction for two nights so it can be resurfaced, with drivers facing a lengthy diversion during the work. Wanted man arrested at Norwich railway station after falling asleep on train Tue, 16:12 Dan Grimmer A sleepy train passenger had a rude awakening when he was arrested by police who woke him to check he was okay - and realised he was wanted. New chief fire officer for Norfolk appointed Tue, 15:50 Dan Grimmer Norfolk has a new chief fire officer, after the fire service’s deputy chief officer was promoted to the top role. Fears schoolchildren will be put in danger by Norwich ring road changes Saturday, March 16, 2019 Dan Grimmer Young children will be put in danger because of controversial changes which council bosses say should ease congestion on Norwich’s ring road, school governors have warned. Westlegate in Norwich to remain closed until winds drop after cladding fell from tower Friday, March 15, 2019 Dan Grimmer A street in Norwich which has been shut since high winds tore a chunk of cladding from a tower block will remain closed until winds have dropped enough to safely assess the damage. Video City street where cladding fell from tower remains shut Friday, March 15, 2019 Dan Grimmer A pedestrian street in Norwich remains closed 24 hours after strong winds tore a chunk of cladding off a city centre tower block. ‘Great concern’ over criminal gangs supplying illegal tobacco in Norfolk Friday, March 15, 2019 Dan Grimmer More than 1.2 million illegal cigarettes have been seized in Norfolk over the past year - and worried watchdogs have pledged to target the criminals supplying the tobacco. Take a walk through Norfolk’s most beautiful walking routes with Google Thursday, March 14, 2019 Dan Grimmer Miles of some of the most beautiful treks through Norfolk can now be explored ‘virtually’, after council bosses joined forces with Google to capture 360 degree images of the trails. NHS ‘faking’ numbers on bed blocking blame, says boss of adult social care Thursday, March 14, 2019 Dan Grimmer NHS bosses were accused of ‘faking the numbers’ by the head of Norfolk County Council’s adult social care committee, who said the council was being unfairly blamed for delayed transfers of care from hospital.