Elizabeth Truss

An MP will be is meeting campaigners on Friday to hear their concerns over a proposed new quarry site.

The campaign to get safe standing at Norwich City’s Carrow Road ground and other football stadiums has been backed by cabinet minister Elizabeth Truss.

A conservative Norfolk MP called on the government to scrap income tax after claiming it was originally a temporary measure while mocking Theresa May’s Brexit deal.

Businesses have been invited to an industry forum this month where South West Norfolk MP Elizabeth Truss will be the speaker.

And as our Books For Schools campaign enters its second month, we have been on a mission to crown the region’s favourite children’s book.

Banham Poultry’s future in Norfolk has been secured after a major chicken producer swooped in to buy it.

The future of Banham Poultry in Norfolk is on the verge of being secured as a deal with new owners edges towards completion.

The government’s announcement that it will pump an extra £240m into social care to stop winter pressure on the NHS has been branded as a mere “sticking plaster” - by a leading Conservative at County Hall.

South West Norfolk MP Elizabeth Truss championed Norwich City on a visit to the US as part of efforts to woo an American football team to relocate to the UK.

A proposed shake-up of parliamentary boundaries in Norfolk could make it tougher for Norwich North MP Chloe Smith to hold on to her seat at the next general election.

An MP made a visit to RAF Marham to see first-hand the world’s most advanced fighter jets.

An MP has slammed post office officials for lack of action after a town’s only post office has remained closed for eight weeks.

A Norfolk MP is at the heart of a government row over plans to make all restaurants and cafes include calorie counts on their menus.

A Norfolk MP has risked upsetting many of her constituents by criticising “nimbies” and calling for more greenfield land to be developed.

A much-loved community-run pub brought back to life by hard working villagers is continuing to thrive.

A Norfolk MP found out about the positive effect Brexit is having on international business for a company in her constituency.

The world’s most advanced warplane has touched down at RAF Marham - safeguarding thousands of jobs and making a vital contribution to our region’s economy.

Worried residents who have raised concerns about pedestrian safety on a busy road which runs through their village have been buoyed by what they feel is positive action.

A campaign to halve unemployment in young people across Breckland and West Norfolk has been launched.

A new initiative to support young people into work is set to be launched by three Norfolk MPs.

The British air strikes against Syria has provoked a mixed reaction from our region’s MPs.

Councils in Swaffham and the surrounding villages have added their voices to the campaign to get the A47 dualled.

The county’s MPs have lent further backing to the campaign to get the A47 fully dualled,

South-West Norfolk MP Elizabeth Truss has backed plans for the whole of the A47 to be dualled.

Russian aggression has forced the UK and allies France, Germany and the United States to take a stand.

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.

After 12 days without signal a Norfolk village has been reconnected thanks to the intervention of an MP.

A Norfolk MP has said she will urge the county council to apply for funding to tackle county lines crime.

Councillors from south west Norfolk will have the chance to quiz the culture secretary on the progress of the fibre broadband across the county.

West Norfolk MPs have expressed positivity after the managers of a major employer agreed to hold further discussions about extending its future in the area.

MP Elizabeth Truss told Thetford school pupils they should not be afraid to set their sights on Britain’s top universities.

A west Norfolk MP has welcomed a new childcare schemes which has been billed as helping working parents.

The delivery of a 5,000 home development on the outskirts of Thetford will be accelerated after Breckland Council received a £9.9m funding boost.

The debate over the future of Norfolk Fire and Rescue has taken another turn as the Retained Firefighters Union has said they are “open” to the possibility of the Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) taking over responsibility.

The leader of Norfolk County Council has accused the Police and Crime Commissioner of a “power grab” over who is in charge of the fire service.

The Norfolk Constabulary had a new recruit this week after an MP joined them in fighting crime on our roads.

Inspired by a visit from their local MP pupils at a Norfolk school recently held their first parliament.

One reader is proposing that we change our current rules and allow refugee family members to stay in the UK too.

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