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A divided cabinet, a “mounting feud” in the Labour Party, and a public unclear about the arguments on both sides.

Climate change will come under the spotlight at a pair of public meetings, with people from across the political spectrum discussing the issues.

A generation of children grew up with the Edge Chronicles.

Norwich MP Clive Lewis has called Jeremy Corbyn’s announcement that the Labour party will back moves for a second EU referendum in the coming weeks as a “hugely positive step.”

Norwich MP Clive Lewis has condemned “the very real problem of left-wing anti-Semitism” in a debate in Parliament.

Norwich MP Clive Lewis has claimed seven MPs who resigned from the Labour party may cause the Conservatives to hold on to power for another 10 to 15 years.

Norwich South MP Clive Lewis has said Labour’s “dangerous mixed messages” on leaving the EU could be helping “facilitate a Tory Brexit”.

The Conservative Party must be ready to take on “nimby” home-owners to get more houses built and drive prices down, South West Norfolk MP Liz Truss has said.

Follow along with political correspondent Geraldine Scott in Westminster on what is being dubbed Brexit’s Super Tuesday showdown in the Commons.

As MPs prepare to thrash out the details of Brexit in parliament once again, our reporters took to the streets of Great Yarmouth, Cromer, King’s Lynn, and Norwich to find out what people thought of progress, how they voted in 2016 , and if they would vote differently now.

The prime minister suffered the worst defeat in the House of Commons in more than 100 years on Tuesday as MPs categorically rejected her plan on how to take the UK out of the European Union.

MPs have rejected Theresa May’s Brexit plans by an emphatic 432 votes to 202 in a historic vote which has thrown the future of her administration and the nature of the UK’s EU withdrawal into doubt.

Norwich South MP Clive Lewis has spoken out to back a second referendum just hours before Theresa May puts her Brexit deal to the Commons.

Theresa May will put her Brexit deal to the Commons on Tuesday, with defeat almost guaranteed.

Eight more children’s centres in Norfolk could be spared the axe, after a rethink by council leaders, but opposition councillors say there remains a risk children will miss out on crucial support.

Okay, I’ve already said I’m not going vegan but given the chance to be seasonally hairy... bring it on

Parents and campaigners will soon find out if councillors are likely to push ahead with proposals to close all but seven of Norfolk’s children’s centres.

A Norfolk MP is amongst 20 Tory rebels to vote against the government and back an amendment designed to limit ministers’ tax raising powers in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

What were the biggest TV moments of 2018? We look at the last six months of the year and discover why 2018 was big for the Dyer family, which unusual guests appeared on Bargain Hunt and how the BBC and ITV had a Brexit row of their own.

Theresa May has silenced the hard Brexit wing of the Conservative party after seeing off a challenge to oust her from Number 10.

Political commentators are often expected to make predictions – but none of the Westminster commentariat have managed to call the fall out from Brexit correctly.

More than 4,500 people responded to the consultation on the future of Norfolk’s children’s centres.

Up hill and down dale, Theresa May is trekking assiduously across the nation trying to sell her Brexit deal.

Opinion Clive Lewis: We must save our children’s centres

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

In his monthly column, Norwich South MP CLIVE LEWIS argues against the proposed closures of children’s centres.

Protestors marched through Great Yarmouth today in a rally against proposals which could shut dozens of children’s centres across Norfolk.

More than 1,000 Norfolk residents have taken part in a consultation to have their say on council plans to close 46 children’s centres.

Past Budgets have quickly fallen to pieces.

Families turned out in droves for Jeremy Corbyn’s visit to a Norfolk children’s centre to defend a valuable lifeline in their community.

Jeremy Corbyn has claimed a proposal to close almost all of Norfolk’s children’s centres could have “disastrous” consequences for the county’s most vulnerable families.

Jeremy Corbyn will join the fight to protect Norfolk’s children’s centres during a visit to the county this weekend.

The prime minister Theresa May and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn have paid tribute to Baroness Patricia Hollis in the House of Commons.

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has joined others in paying his respects to Patricia Hollis, Baroness Hollis of Heighman who has died aged 77 after a long illness.

The former mayor of Lowestoft has apologised after accidentally sharing an abusive far-right post from the pro-Tommy Robinson Facebook page ‘SAVE Our Country’.

Dancing Queen Theresa May has been backed by East Anglia’s MPs after delivering an “optimistic” conference speech.

Labour is planning a radical overhaul in banking rules to stop branches closing in rural East Anglia.

Labour MPs are gathering in Liverpool for their annual conference. Here political editor Richard Porritt talks to the East’s Labour MPs about in-fighting and if the party will back a second referendum

Why are the Liberal Democrats doing so badly?

James Marston’s church in west Suffolk has been targeted by thieves and he isn’t happy.

Norfolk turkey producer Bernard Matthews has been cited by the prime minister as a business “showing confidence” in the face of ongoing Brexit deliberations.

It is considered disrespectful to shave on World Beard Day but Lynne Mortimer doesn’t care, she’ll shave if she wants to.

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell will address this year’s Burston Strike School Rally.

Brexit will define the United Kingdom for many years to come – but exactly how, it is too early to tell.

An event previously dubbed “Tory Glastonbury” is returning this year – but this time it has some very impressive backers.

Corbynism will be picked over by political historians in years to come whatever happens next for Labour.

“Build it in Britain” demanded Jeremy Corbyn this week. And who could argue with that?

School is out. And the reports on each party are due.

Football: it’s 22 overgrown, overpaid man-children chasing a bag of air around a field.

David Davis has quit his role as Brexit secretary less than two years after his appointment.

NHS campaigners turned out in Norwich to coincide with tens of thousands of people hitting London streets over health service funding.

Opinion The power of fear and hope

Friday, June 8, 2018

Are you scared?

Do you remember those glorious, simpler times in politics? They were not actually that long ago.

Germaine Greer is always good value and after she appeared on This Morning last week saying that Meghan Markle will ‘bolt’, she got my family into a spin.

It appears we have passed peak Corbyn.

Local elections, like any elections, matter.

A foodbank operating across mid-Norfolk has defied national figures by seeing a decrease in use but they fear the good news could be short lived due to changes to the benefits system.

When MPs begin to have meaningful votes on the amendments to the Brexit bill Theresa May faces real peril.

It was announced on November 27 last year that Prince Harry was to wed his Suits actress girlfriend Meghan Markle.

The children were foaming at the mouth, their faces contorted in agony with utter terror etched in their eyes.

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