North Norfolk District Council

Two Tory councillors have avoided the threat of expulsion from their group after they joined a new cross-party cabinet against the wishes of their group leader.

Plans have been drawn up to replace a former doctors’ surgery and pharmacy in Cromer with nine new two-storey homes.

A selection of the region’s most selfless and committed individuals gathered on Wednesday evening at The Halls in Norwich for the EDP Stars of Norfolk and Waveney Awards 2018.

It was the first four-engine bomber to be used by the Royal Air Force, blazing a trail that would be followed by many other aircraft designs throughout the Second World War.

Volunteers whose hard work makes north Norfolk a better place have been celebrated at an awards night.

The region’s most hard working, caring, and talented individuals were celebrated at a glittering awards ceremony this evening.

It was once described by experts as the county’s most potentially dangerous fire hazard.

The former Claws and Paws pet shop in Sheringham is set to become a pie shop.

More than £60,000 has been secured to help Fakenham town centre thrive.

A 12-year-old girl was recognised for her work with a first responder team at north Norfolk’s Big Society Awards 2018.

The new cabinet of North Norfolk District Council has given its support to a new football pitch at the former school of a star of the women’s game.

Four market towns in the north of the county are in line for improvements, after taking advantage of a council’s funding scheme.

A councillor has said she was “gob-smacked” after feeling her concerns over bin collection had been shut down at the first meeting of the new north Norfolk cabinet.

A dementia hub that offers a warm, inviting environment for people looking to socialise and make friends has won a community project award.

A Wells resident has described the town’s ‘anger’ after building work on the site of historic cellars which may have been used by smugglers was told to continue.

An “energetic and indefatigable Norfolk hero” from Cromer will be made an MBE later this week.

Two Conservative councillors have this morning refused to quit the party after their leader demanded they resign.

The Conservative group in North Norfolk has plunged further into chaos, with its leader calling on two further senior members to resign.

A new £860,000 football pitch with an emphasis on attracting girls to the beautiful game is being touted for the former school of an award-winning footballer.

A three-party Cabinet has been named by the new Leader of North Norfolk District Council (NNDC).

The new leader of North Norfolk District Council is promising a “fresh start” after the chaos of the last Tory administration. Sarah Butikofer, leader of the newly Liberal Democrat-led council, took over after a vote of no confidence in John Lee and his Tory team at a full council meeting last week.

A plan to build a state-of-the-art £3.4m indoor tennis centre in north Norfolk and to improve four other tennis facilities spread across the district has cleared a key hurdle.

Run Anglia editor Mark Armstrong discusses why competitive running standards appear to be in decline

Bathing water around the north Norfolk coast is “excellent”, according to the government.

The political tide has turned on the north Norfolk coast, with the district council now Liberal Democrat led.

The political tide of North Norfolk District Council could change this evening, with a vote of no confidence in its leadership to be held.

Visitors to a north Norfolk council office have just days left to greet two of the GoGo Hares before they head home for Christmas events.

An exhibition of photography inspired by the Norfolk coastline has opened in Cromer.

The leader of a Norfolk council has spoken about a lack of mental health services in the area and said he “can’t imagine” what families who have lost sons to suicide are feeling.

Plans have been made to expand a north Norfolk campsite nearby a centuries-old castle.

The head of North Norfolk District Council’s legal team Eastlaw said she was “proud” and “thrilled” after winning a national award.

One of Norfolk’s best-known retailers insists it is optimistic about the future, despite being squeezed by rising costs.

North Norfolk District Council (NNDC) has opened a consultation into changes to voting arrangements.

Communities across north Norfolk paid tribute to the fallen at the weekend, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Armistice with events ranging from concerts and exhibitions, to bell ringing and beacon-lighting ceremonies.

Thousands of poppies petals cascaded down on a 500-strong congregation at Cromer Parish Church at the weekend, as part of a series of events organised by the town council to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armistice.

A vote of no confidence in John Lee’s leadership at North Norfolk District Council (NNDC) will be held, following the resignation of yet another councillor from the Conservative group.

A vacant property on the north Norfolk coast that has previously been used as a second home could be knocked down to make way for a residential development.


Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Application to vary our license to the sale of alcohol off premises

A row has broken out over delays to pub giant JD Wetherspoon opening a new business in a Norfolk town.

People who have worked to create a stronger community in north Norfolk will be honoured at an awards night to take place on November 29.

Contractors wanting to have a hand in building a planned £3.2m sports hub in Cromer have submitted their tenders to North Norfolk District Council.

A bid for £100,000 is being made to revamp Fakenham town centre and help local businesses in the “fight back” against online shopping.

A development of more than 40 affordable houses on a derelict site in north Norfolk has been unanimously approved by councillors.

A north Norfolk swimming centre is to make way for a new £10.7m leisure and sports centre, after councillors agreed to push ahead with the plans.

A tax loophole that allows second homes owners to avoid paying council tax on their properties will be investigated after a north Norfolk MP highlighted the issue.

Plans for a £10.7m leisure centre in north Norfolk, which could possibly include a wave machine in a new swimming pool, are to be decided today.

Cromer Town Council’s planning committee has decided to object to a plans for 185 new homes, a sports and leisure park on the town’s southern outskirts.

Plans have been made for a new dialysis centre in North Walsham.

From concerts and art exhibitions, to parades and history projects, towns and villages across north Norfolk are preparing to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War with a host of events. Here is a round-up of Remembrance Day services and centenary events in the area.

A drive-through Starbucks coffee shop creating 30 jobs has been included in a Norfolk supermarket’s plan to develop its car park.

This is the historic moment when a 30ft whelker sailed into one of Norfolk’s previously long-forgotten harbours for the first time in more than six decades.

Steven Downes has plenty of things he likes, but something he really hates - it’s cold, wet and could give you a free verucca....

‘We’ve been warning them for years.’

Three life-size Tommy silhouettes have been installed in north Norfolk as part of the centenary commemorations of the end of the First World War.

Revised plans to build 43 affordable homes in a north Norfolk town, submitted by Victory Housing Trust, are recommended for approval by councillors.

The former head of the British Army, Lord Dannatt attended the launch of a new book on Sheringham during the First World War.

Plans for an ambitious programme which will maintain existing events and introduce new activities in Fakenham have been announced.

A Norfolk port is again open for business by boat and is set to welcome its largest traditional commercial sailing vessel in more than 60 years.

The second North Norfolk Business Awards, which celebrate the best businesses in the region, are now open for entries - and businesses are being encouraged to put themselves forward to win one of the prestigious titles.

Initial plans have been drawn up to build a ‘gated community’ made up of 62 retirement apartments in Sheringham.

Community bosses hope to build on the success of a fun-run held on the carnival field in Cromer today.

A viewing platform to admire the stunning views will form part of a new children’s play and leisure area at an under-used park.

Government figures reveal a third of all properties bought in north Norfolk in 2017-18 were second homes. JESSICA FRANK-KEYES looks into the effect this rise has had on the area’s coastal communities

Sponsors of the Stars of Norfolk and Waveney Awards have given their reasons for getting involved as the deadline for entries approaches.

Empty homes are a major frustration for many communities at a time of a national housing shortage.

Living sustainably will the focus of an event planned for Sheringham, after the success of the first such meeting earlier in October.

Halloween is just around the corner and there are creepy goings-on happening all over north Norfolk. Here are 10 of the spookiest events taking place in the area.

October 24 marks the fifth anniversary since Tesco opened in Sheringham after a 17-year planning battle. Karen Bethell spoke to traders and shoppers to find out what effect the store’s arrival has had on the town and asked them what they thought the future held for Sheringham as a popular seaside resort and shopping destination.

A planning appeal which could have led to 200 new homes at Sculthorpe, near Fakenham, has been withdrawn, meaning the development will not go ahead.

A couple lived in a mobile home for nearly two years while completely renovating this barn which was in such a poor condition, it was on the at risk register but last week it won a major award. Property editor Caroline Culot went to visit Susan and Simon Wiseman at Church Barn in East Ruston.

It’s for sale for a guide price of £650,000; this former Methodist chapel in Catfield which the EDP featured last month has been completely renovated into a four bedroom home with a luxury feel yet retaining many of the original features.

It was a part of the set the BBC erected in Cromer alongside the helter-skelter and the lights, but it was taken down at the end of filming.

A major development comprising 185 new homes, a sports and leisure park, and a dementia care home and supported living units could be built on the outskirts of Cromer.

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A housing company celebrated the completion of 16 new homes in a north Norfolk village, and hopes the project will “reduce the stigma” of social housing.

Relations between two Norfolk councils have been described as “toxic”.

Properties in East Ruston, Wells and Fakenham have taken the top spots in a north Norfolk council’s development awards.

A row has erupted after a north Norfolk council installed play equipment a campaigner says is unusable by disabled children, despite being offered funding for accessible items.

A Norfolk MP is spearheading a petition demanding an end to a tax loophole that allows second home owners to pay no council tax.

There may not be a lot going on, but that has not stopped hundreds of people watching the BBC filming on Cromer pier.

Revised plans to build 43 affordable homes in Laundry Loke, North Walsham have been submitted by social housing landlord Victory Housing Trust.

Filming is set to resume on a BBC drama at Cromer pier today.

Film production crew in Cromer for a Christmas-themed drama have been setting up cameras and other equipment at an amusement arcade in the town today.

Time is running out to enter a north Norfolk community awards as the closing date for entries approaches.

A BBC film crew has rolled into Cromer to shoot a Christmas-themed drama.

The work of Norfolk artist Anna Ovenden is being showcased at North Norfolk District Council’s (NNDC) offices on Holt Road, Cromer.

A north Norfolk coastal lookout service has relaunched with a new name to mark the area’s “national importance”.

The North Norfolk District Council (hereinafter referred to as “the Council”) in accordance with The Local Authorities’ Traffic Orders (Procedure) (England & Wales) Regulations 1996 and all other statutory enabling powers HEREBY GIVES NOTICE that the Council proposes to vary the North Norfolk District Council (Off-Street Parking Places)

Cromer Pier will be closed for a day as a film crew heads to town for a BBC shoot, the details of which are being kept tightly under wraps.

People can take part in a community fun-run to raise money for their own charity or organisation.

Concerns have been raised over the discovery a Norfolk district council has lost years’ worth of minutes of full council meetings.

Norfolk could be set for its first ‘official’ marathon, with one of the county’s district councils looking to fire the starter’s pistol on the event.

Owners of holiday homes in north Norfolk could face a new tax bill under Labour in plans drawn up to help bridge the divide between the “haves and have-nots”.

North Norfolk District Council (NNDC) has backed a county-wide effort to encourage Norfolk residents to recycle.

Cromer students are hoping to transform their school into a place of eco-friendly education.

Up to 37 bills asking residents to pay for their garden waste bin service have been sent out in error by North Norfolk District Council.

See the building work going on at a former Methodist chapel in east Norfolk which is being converted into a luxury home, shortly going up for sale. Property editor Caroline Culot went to take a look.

Warnings have been issued about a hoax calls from fraudsters pretending to be from a north Norfolk council.

Major works on the £80,000 refurbishment of a mid Norfolk car park begin later this week.

A north Norfolk council has awarded more than £14,000 to nine community organisations to focusing on heath and wellbeing.

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