Figures suggest case rates in West Norfolk are among the highest in the region, although the number of infections is falling.
Officials were criticised for an 'absurd' recommendation as councillors backed the proposal.
But officials maintain public consultation is only needed on a formal planning application, despite criticism from councillors and residents.
'Being considered a good neighbour is important to us', a senior manager said, despite objections from some residents.
A total of 516 patients have now died with the virus at the QEH.
Five units from across Norfolk were sent to tackle the incident.
Christmas celebrations will begin in earnest when a decades-old Lynn tradition returns next month.
A total of 515 patients have now died with the virus at the hospital since the start of the pandemic.
A number of people were trapped during the incident last night.
Schoolchildren's demands for action on the climate crisis have been on show in Lynn before they're taken to a major global summit.
West Norfolk's MPs have been slammed for backing a bid to overturn the proposed suspension of a former Cabinet minister, who has now quit Parliament.
More than 100 people were helped off the streets of West Norfolk in a year, a report says.
Thousands of pounds are expected to have been raised for good causes following an exhibition of more than 250 artworks in Swaffham.
A West Norfolk MP has raised the issue on the floor of the House of Commons for the second time this week.
More than 130 objects were found over a period of nearly six years, an inquest has heard.
A multi-million pound access road should be in place before plans for up to 4,000 new homes on the edge of Lynn proceed, officials said today.
Councillors are set to examine the proposal next week.
Officials say Norfolk County Council is facing a financial gap of nearly £40 million next year.
Ministers have been urged to fund the necessary works now – or risk having to find more emergency money in the future.
Dozens of jobs could be put at risk if councillors reject plans for new storage and warehouse facilities, a report has warned.