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Moves have been made to ensure a controversial probe, where the county council’s Conservative administration was given permission to hunt through fellow Tory councillors’ email logs, is never repeated.

A council chief authorised a probe by the Conservative administration into fellow Tory councillors’ emails to hunt down the source of a leak.

Breckland Council’s main meeting room has now been officially reopened as The Jordan Room, in honour of the late former council leader Cliff Jordan.

A by-election to fill former Norfolk County Council (NCC) leader Cliff Jordan’s seat has resulted in a Conservatives win.

Breckland Council have named their main meeting room in honour of former council leader Cliff Jordan.

The results of a by-election to fill former Norfolk county council leader Cliff Jordan’s seat have been announced.

Norfolk police and crime commissioner Lorne Green has said a business case into the future of the county’s fire service has convinced him the public should be asked whether they think he should take it over.

Candidates vying to take over Cliff Jordan’s old Norfolk County Council seat had the chance to convince voters they were up for the job.

The three candidates to take over Cliff Jordan’s old seat on Norfolk County Council will set out their stalls at an upcoming hustings, which will take place outside if the weather is nice enough.

An emotional farewell has been given to former Norfolk County Council leader Cliff Jordan.

The new leader of Norfolk County Council has set out his priorities to support the growth of the county’s economy.

The candidates in the Norfolk County Council by-election for the Yare and All Saints division have been announced.

More than 400 people have signed a petition urging police and crime commissioner Lorne Green not to consider taking over Norfolk’s fire service.

The funeral of former Norfolk County Council leader Cliff Jordan will take place in Dereham next month.

Tempers are rising over a proposed development of 25 houses on the edge of Yaxham village in mid-Norfolk, which opponents fear could increase to more than 10 times that number if allowed to go ahead.

Flags have been flying at half-mast at County Hall and Breckland, as further tributes were paid to former Norfolk County Council leader Cliff Jordan.

Tributes were today continuing to be paid following the death of former Norfolk County Council leader Cliff Jordan.

Tributes have been paid after Cliff Jordan, former leader of Norfolk County Council, died just weeks after he stood down following a lung cancer diagnosis.

The leader of Great Yarmouth Borough Council believes his new role as deputy leader of the county council will boost his home borough.

The new leader of Norfolk County Council will continue to lead his own district council until his successor is found.

The new leader of Norfolk County Council has been elected today.

The new leader of Norfolk County Council will be elected tomorrow.

The new leader of Norfolk County Council will be elected next week, hours after the Conservative group votes on who should lead their group.

Norfolk County Council leader Cliff Jordan has resigned from the council with immediate effect, having been diagnosed with lung cancer.

People are invited to help shape the future of Norfolk when a roadshow comes to Cromer.

Opposition councillors have said they are “furious” after discovering a fresh hike in their allowances just months after Norfolk County Councillors voted to give themselves a pay rise of more than 10pc.

Cliff Jordan has been re-elected as the leader of Norfolk County Council.

Residents and business owners received the rare opportunity to quiz the executive officers of Norfolk County Council.

The leader of Norfolk County Council has made a public apology for comments he aimed towards his leading political opponent.

Norfolk County Council will prepare a business case to support its bid to retain control of the fire service.

A bid to broadcast county council meetings on the Internet has failed - for now - after councillors voted against it.

The leader of Norfolk County Council has refused to rule out reintroducing cuts to bus subsidies in future.

The commissioner for Norfolk Police has accused county councillors of “scaremongering” over plans to explore bringing Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service under his control.

To the leader of the Norfolk County Council, Mr Cliff Jordan.
Sir, can you please tell me where I, a 79-year-old pensioner, on behalf of many others likewise younger generations also struggling at this moment in time, are to find this extra council tax increase.
I would like to remind you to pay £186 D band per month from an old age pension of £100 plus per week you are taking one third of one’s salary.
We are not in the position like you councillors who self-reward pay rises each year, and vast salaries. It is Tory policy that the rich get richer and the poor have to struggle. The peers in Parliament get £300 per day to attend is an example.
I also have a question for Mr Lorne Green, police and crime commissioner, who cannot stop adding his police tax to the increase of council tax misery.

Residents at a market town will get the chance to listen to and question those who make decisions.

What do you think of Mr Hipperson’s idea to save money?

As a direct result of county council policy all of the domestic, commercial, tourist and heavy goods traffic moving between the north of the county and the A47 is funnelled into a single section of road (Quebec Road) where the parish of Hoe meets that of Dereham on the town outskirts.

I was delighted to read the letter (March 17) from the chair of the Independent Remuneration panel whose recommendations on allowances for Norfolk County Councillors were ignored as Conservatives voted through a whacking increase.

As chair of the Independent Remuneration Panel that reviewed the allowances paid to Norfolk county councillors, I was pleased that journalists at the EDP continue to hold members to account.

The Hemsby community has been praised for its efforts to support those affected by this weekend’s coastal erosion.

The leader of Norfolk County Council has said he will stand down if asked after making controversial comments in which he branded some of his own party’s MPs as “also-rans” who do not work hard enough to help the county.

The leader of Norfolk County Council has said he stands by extraordinary comments in which he branded some of his own party’s MPs as “also-rans” who do not work hard enough to help the county.

Norwich South MP Clive Lewis has hit back at comments made this morning by Norwich County Council leader Cliff Jordan.

The leader of Norfolk County Council has attacked the region’s MPS, saying they need to “up their game” and “work a lot harder” - even claiming to have only met his own party chairman - Great Yarmouth MP Brandon Lewis - once and to have never met Norwich MP Clive Lewis.

A drive to build a new children’s hospice has been given a £500,000 boost.

I can confirm that Labour has not been “working together” with the EDP over the Norfolk county councillor allowances hike scandal as Cliff Jordan told Conservative county councillors.

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