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'Failure' claim made over Norfolk County Council review proposals

29 March 2022
'Failure' claim made over Norfolk County Council review proposals

'Failure' claim made over Norfolk County Council review proposals

29 March 2022

A major review of how Norfolk County Council works is planned, but opposition figures claim it shows what has gone wrong under its current leadership.


County council defends 'ridiculous' climate change stance

29 March 2022
County council defends 'ridiculous' climate change stance

County council defends 'ridiculous' climate change stance

29 March 2022

Thousands have signed a petition pleading for a climate emergency declaration, but the authority's leadership says it is moving faster than most.


Neglect warning over hotel flats proposal

29 March 2022
Neglect warning over hotel flats proposal

Neglect warning over hotel flats proposal

29 March 2022

Community leaders say new plans for a historic former hotel should be blocked when they are put before borough councillors next week.


Lidl store plan 'would significantly damage' town centre, council report warns

29 March 2022
Lidl store plan 'would significantly damage' town centre, council report warns

Lidl store plan 'would significantly damage' town centre, council report warns

29 March 2022

Councillors are being urged to reject the scheme next week, despite support from local representatives and dozens of members of the public.


Coronavirus: Seven new patient deaths recorded at King's Lynn hospital

28 March 2022
Coronavirus: Seven new patient deaths recorded at King's Lynn hospital

Coronavirus: Seven new patient deaths recorded at King's Lynn hospital

28 March 2022

New figures indicate a fall in both infections and hospitalisations in West Norfolk.


Anger as Norfolk County Council rejects new incinerator call

28 March 2022
Anger as Norfolk County Council rejects new incinerator call

Anger as Norfolk County Council rejects new incinerator call

28 March 2022

An attempt to force a debate on the issue was blocked, despite a colourful protest by campaigners against it.


'Act now to stop burner', Norfolk County Council chiefs warned

28 March 2022
'Act now to stop burner', Norfolk County Council chiefs warned

'Act now to stop burner', Norfolk County Council chiefs warned

28 March 2022

A protest has taken place as campaigners bid to force Norfolk County Council to oppose plans for a huge waste incinerator on West Norfolk's border.


Rotarians boost village park with new trees

24 March 2022
Rotarians boost village park with new trees

Rotarians boost village park with new trees

24 March 2022

A new environmental initiative between a community group and a Lynn Rotary club has been launched.


Man in hospital after car collides with house in King's Lynn

22 March 2022
Man in hospital after car collides with house in King's Lynn

Man in hospital after car collides with house in King's Lynn

22 March 2022

Police say the property has sustained 'severe structural damage', but the driver's injuries are not thought to be life-changing.


Emergency crews called after collision between car and home in King's Lynn

22 March 2022
Emergency crews called after collision between car and home in King's Lynn

Emergency crews called after collision between car and home in King's Lynn

22 March 2022

Delays are being reported on several nearby routes this afternoon.


Coronavirus: Five new patient deaths at King's Lynn hospital

21 March 2022
Coronavirus: Five new patient deaths at King's Lynn hospital

Coronavirus: Five new patient deaths at King's Lynn hospital

21 March 2022

Twelve deaths have now been reported in just a few days through new NHS figures.


Power problem causes chaos on West Norfolk rail link

21 March 2022
Power problem causes chaos on West Norfolk rail link

Power problem causes chaos on West Norfolk rail link

21 March 2022

Thousands of passengers were affected as overnight engineering works continued for much of the day too.


Elderly woman hurt in collision with car on crossing

21 March 2022
Elderly woman hurt in collision with car on crossing

Elderly woman hurt in collision with car on crossing

21 March 2022

Police have appealed for help to trace the driver of the vehicle, which did not stop following the incident on Friday night.


Coronavirus: Seven new patient deaths recorded at King's Lynn hospital

18 March 2022
Coronavirus: Seven new patient deaths recorded at King's Lynn hospital

Coronavirus: Seven new patient deaths recorded at King's Lynn hospital

18 March 2022

Infection rates are continuing to climb sharply as health chiefs outlined plans for a spring booster plan, beginning next week.


Appeal to be lodged over rejection of West Norfolk solar farm proposal

18 March 2022
Appeal to be lodged over rejection of West Norfolk solar farm proposal

Appeal to be lodged over rejection of West Norfolk solar farm proposal

18 March 2022

Two councils are set to face challenges over their handling of a solar farm proposal which crosses the West Norfolk border.


Warning over West Norfolk development levy cash decisions

18 March 2022
Warning over West Norfolk development levy cash decisions

Warning over West Norfolk development levy cash decisions

18 March 2022

Councillors have warned that smaller community projects are at risk of being 'pushed out' by larger schemes.


Mayor celebrates role of young carers at King's Lynn event

17 March 2022
Mayor celebrates role of young carers at King's Lynn event

Mayor celebrates role of young carers at King's Lynn event

17 March 2022

Civic leaders have thanked young carers for their vital work at an event in Lynn.


Driver dies after collision with tree on West Norfolk village road

17 March 2022
Driver dies after collision with tree on West Norfolk village road

Driver dies after collision with tree on West Norfolk village road

17 March 2022

Police have appealed for witnesses following a fatal crash yesterday.


Council allowances 'should recognise our workload', says opposition leader

17 March 2022
Council allowances 'should recognise our workload', says opposition leader

Council allowances 'should recognise our workload', says opposition leader

17 March 2022

A special council meeting will take place next week as the row over who receives additional allowances continues.


Coronavirus: Hospital visiting restrictions to stay in Norfolk – for now

16 March 2022
Coronavirus: Hospital visiting restrictions to stay in Norfolk – for now

Coronavirus: Hospital visiting restrictions to stay in Norfolk – for now

16 March 2022

Officials insist the move is necessary as infections in West Norfolk are up by more than 60 per cent, according to latest figures


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