North Norfolk District Council

Controversial plans to build 110 new houses and a primary school in Holt will be decided at a meeting.

A plan for thousands of new homes to be built in north Norfolk has been met with a mixed reaction.

A statue of Our Lady of Walsingham could be mounted on the outside wall of a grade 2 listed building in the north Norfolk village.

A hungry caterpillar and butterfly toddler trail, an Easter treasure hunt and a woodland activity day are all on the programme for youngsters at Holt Country Park this Easter break.

The first local council to declare a Climate Emergency is set to be North Norfolk.

They originally came to these shores with crusaders returning from conquests in the Middle East.

More than 12,000 homes could be built across the county without the need to eat into the beauty spots that make Norfolk what is it today.

More than £200,000 is to be spent on a new housing scheme for older people - as council bosses wrestle with a way to provide the 3,000 extra care places desperately needed over the next decade.

It's a daredevil feat that council chairmen might not be expected to take part in.

Plans for a new £3.3m sports hub in Cromer have sparked concerns over the future of a tennis club in the town.

A north Norfolk school has received a cash boost towards the installation of a new all-weather running track.

Two firms have admitted breaching their health and safety duties in connection with an incident where a swimmer was pulled unconscious from a pool at a north Norfolk holiday park.

Community correspondent MAURICE GRAY reports on affordable housing plans in Walcott on the north Norfolk coast.

Children and adults alike can throw their hands up with delight - Norfolk may soon get its second roller coaster.

Two councils on the Norfolk coast say they face an "ever-increasing burden" to tackle the impact of coastal erosion and have called on utility companies to help protect the country's coastline.

Notice is given that Chloe Wickrama Aranchchige has on the 05 March 2019, applied to North Norfolk District Council as the Licensing Authority for the grant of a Premises Licence in respect of; 'Walsingham Village Stores', 25 High Street, Walsingham, NR22 6BY. To permit: Sale of alcohol (for consumption off the premises) Mon - Sat 0830 - 2230 Sun 1000 - 2230 hrs

Plans for a 24-home residential development have met with opposition from a parish council.

The beautiful north Norfolk coast has drawn visitors to our region for centuries, and now businesses have been invited to learn more about a new initiative aimed at boosting the region's tourism economy.

Plans to turn a historic North Walsham building earmarked for a Wetherspoon into an independent pub/restaurant with a cinema attached instead have met a mixed reaction.

An alternative plan should JD Wetherspoon not move into North Walsham has been drawn up by a local businessman.

Cuts in government funding and rising demand for services mean councils, including in Norfolk and Suffolk, are selling off land and property to bring in cash.

The first six baby Bagot goats to be born as part of a breeding programme will be heading to Cromer later in the year to join their cousins in keeping the cliff clear.

The doors at Cromer Museum have been thrown open for a new season - giving visitors the chance to explore the many fascinating people and events from the town's heritage.

The owners of a bed and breakfast at a former Norfolk air base have said the support for plans to build a memorial at the site has been "overwhelming".

North Norfolk District Council (NNDC) has refused to declare a climate emergency after being urged to by two members of the public.

The red light holding back plans for a JD Wetherspoon pub in North Walsham finally looks to be on the cusp of turning green.

Plans for a new £3.3m sports hub with three indoor tennis courts in Cromer are back on track after councillors approved an extra £672,000 for the project.

An East Anglian children's hospice charity is planning to open a new shop in a Grade II listed former north Norfolk bank building.

A riding centre has been fined for hiring out horses without a licence.

Boat builder Oyster Yachts, which almost went bust last year, was singled out for special praise at the North Norfolk Business Awards.

Neighbours are backing revised plans to turn a former newsagent and tearoom into flats and houses after initial objections.

Partners in a scheme to protect the north Norfolk coastline have signed a contract to carry out sandscaping construction work.

Cutting food and drink waste by 20pc over the next decade is the goal of the 'Courtauld Commitment 2025', which North Norfolk District Council has just become the first authority in Norfolk to sign.

A major £1m project to protect an iconic north Norfolk landmark is underway in Cromer.

The iconic onion domes of St Basil's cathedral are one of the most show stopping sights of Russian architecture.

A north Norfolk village is preparing to vote on whether its vision for the future will be used to decide planning applications.

Some of north Norfolk's famous Bagot goats have headed south to continue their valuable conservation and habitat-management work.

Members of the public could soon have access to another life-saving defibrillator in Cromer.

Revised plans for 52 new homes in Holt have met with online opposition from the town council.

The owner of a golf attraction in a north Norfolk seaside town said his business will be handicapped after the council approved plans for a crazy golf course just metres from his clifftop putting green.

North Norfolk district councillors have said it's time to "start planning the celebrations", after news of a £1m project to replace Sheringham's railway platform.

A Norfolk council will hold a series of information evenings ahead of a run of local elections in May.

Plans for a £190,000 revamp of a Cromer park have been approved with work set to start later this year.

A new skate park is taking shape behind a north Norfolk swimming pool and fitness centre, as part of a £10.7 million project to build a state-of-the art leisure facility.

Employers can learn more about the benefits of apprenticeships in the workplace at a free workshop.

A north Norfolk charity has teamed up with a doctors' surgery, to launch a scheme aimed at supporting Cromer residents who have difficulty accessing transport to GP and hospital appointments.

Students at Sheringham High School had a chance to find out about jobs ranging from plumber and bricklayer, to architect and accountant, at a careers fair attended by more than 20 Norfolk businesses and organisations.

Residents of the north Norfolk villages of Corpusty and Saxthorpe are being asked if they want to play more of a role in the development of their neighbourhoods.

The funeral of a former North Norfolk District Council (NNDC) chief who oversaw the reconstruction of Cromer's iconic pier will be held later this month.

Council workers coming to work in comfy clobber has paid off for a raft of charities.

Cromer's appearance on the BBC's Antiques Roadshow has been given the seal of approval by local folk, who have hailed it "brilliant", "excellent" and "one of their best productions".

Revised plans to move a cliff-top caravan park further inland, away from coastal erosion, have met with opposition online from locals and a nearby school.

Plans have been drawn up for a new 66-bed care home for older people in Holt.

A Norfolk council has issued an ultimatum to JD Wetherspoon demanding to know whether it's opening a pub in a Norfolk town or not.

A controversial business park proposal, which served as catalyst for the changing leadership at North Norfolk District Council, is back on the agenda.

Several independent businesses will be made homeless and forced to pay thousands to relocate after losing an enforcement appeal.

Interactive events at Holt Country Park will keep the children occupied over the half-term holidays.

People in Corpusty and Saxthorpe in north Norfolk can vote on the future development of their twin villages in a referendum.

An otherwise sleepy Norfolk village was today embroiled in an astonishing row after a series of allegations were made by its parish council chairman against fellow villagers.

Nature draws many people to the north Norfolk coast, but it's not always clear what to do when nature calls.

A north Norfolk town is hoping to fight back against the 'Amazon effect', by launching a series of workshops aimed at teaching small businesses how to raise their online profile and use social media to boost trade.

A fly-tipper who left dumped rubbish in open countryside has been ordered to pay more than £1,500 in fines and costs.

Friction within members of a Norfolk council shows no sign of abating after one group accused the other of hijacking its ideas.

Parents and residents concerned about long-standing parking problems outside Sheringham Primary School are urging North Norfolk District Council (NNDC) to take action on the issue, which they say is "an accident waiting to happen".

Liberal Democrat leader Vince Cable will speak out against Brexit at a meeting in North Walsham.

The work of artist Amelia Mills is being showcased at North Norfolk District Council's first floor gallery at its Cromer offices.

Tributes have been paid to the former council chief and "dedicated family man" who oversaw the 1994 reconstruction of Cromer's famous pier.

A goat that went AWOL for about 48 hours was one of the famous Bagot herd that spends the summer on a Cromer cliff-face.

Stunning images of Holt Country Park have already won prizes in a photography competition.

The shortlists for the second North Norfolk Business Awards, which celebrate the best in the region, include a brewery and a pub.

Cromer is celebrating an increase in numbers in the town centre at a time when high streets up and down the country are said to be in crisis.

Norfolk County Council's Conservative leadership has a New Year's Resolution to give themselves more power - but Liberal Democrat councillors Dan Roper and Steff Aquarone argue that you should be worried

A council has been forced to apologise and pay for damage caused to a Norfolk football team's pitch on New Year's Day.

Pupils have made a New Year's resolution to reduce plastic waste through a new recycling scheme.

Community groups helping vulnerable north Norfolk residents with transport have received a £19,000 boost to their funding.

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.

North Norfolk District Council failed to issue a single penalty notice for dog fouling in 2018, and only two were issued in 2017.

A north Norfolk council has awarded four grants to projects including art therapy, musical theatre and dementia memory support.

A technology-inspired heritage trail is set to bring to life the history of a north Norfolk town after more than £40,000 worth of funding was secured.

A dog mess poster that threatened to spit-roast pets whose owners did not clean up after them has been taken down following complaints.

Sunny north Norfolk weather will soon be put to good use by the district council, which is planning to spend £225,000 on adding 390 solar panels to its Cromer headquarters.

Norfolk county and district-level councils have been working with emergency services to prepare for the possibility of a no-deal Brexit.

They live close enough to hear our arguments and be kept awake by our late-night parties.

Town councillors in Sheringham have passed a vote of no confidence in one of their number after allegations of bullying and a previous meeting which ended in "disarray".

Employers and business people are being urged to take part in a school's mentoring scheme aimed at helping students gain the confidence and skills they will need when they join the workforce.

Concerns have been raised about the loss of a former newsagent and tearoom in north Norfolk.

A fundraising campaign to buy a village pub for the community has been kick-started with a £500 charity grant.

A Norfolk council is inviting businesses to give their views on the next financial year's spending.

A Norfolk resident has hit out at a council over skyrocketing parking charges at a New Year's Day fireworks event which he claims is due to "greed".

Cromer has claimed the unenviable title of dog mess capital of north Norfolk, with more than twice as many incidents reported in the town over the past four years than anywhere else in the district, figures have revealed.

Tributes have been paid to the former Fakenham Town footballer, Stephen Doughty, described as a "club legend", who died aged 62, after a long illness.

The owner of a 17th century stately home has been ordered to undo a trio of changes made to neighbouring buildings, following a decade-long planning row - works which will cost him tens of thousands of pounds to complete.

Nearly £130,000 in grants is still available to help four market towns in the north of the county improve their economic vitality.

The only elected members of the Broads Authority could be cast adrift as bosses look to trim the size of its board - in what has been described as "democracy in reverse".

Cromer's Bagot goats are enjoying a change of scenery over the winter after their sterling work this year.

A multi-million pound scheme to protect the north Norfolk coastline has taken a significant step forward, with the appointment of a contractor to carry out the work.

An independent review into the viability of the controversial business park proposal, which served as catalyst for the changing leadership at North Norfolk District Council, has been commissioned.

A woman whose foot went through Cromer pier after a plank "cracked and broke" while she was running has said she was appalled at the council's reaction.

A Norfolk council has awarded its latest round of funding to community projects.

Businesses get to showcase their staff and successes in an annual competition that celebrates the best a region can offer.

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