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Hospital Buddy scheme faces axe in funding crisis, charity official warns

05 August 2021
Hospital Buddy scheme faces axe in funding crisis, charity official warns

Hospital Buddy scheme faces axe in funding crisis, charity official warns

05 August 2021

A vital service helping elderly residents attend hospital appointments in Lynn and elsewhere could be axed within weeks because of a funding crisis.


Online meetings 'saved money', West Norfolk Council chiefs told

04 August 2021
Online meetings 'saved money', West Norfolk Council chiefs told

Online meetings 'saved money', West Norfolk Council chiefs told

04 August 2021

A councillor claims two new members of staff could have been employed with the money saved from not paying travel allowances during the pandemic.


Village museum unveils new home after five year battle for its future

04 August 2021
Village museum unveils new home after five year battle for its future

Village museum unveils new home after five year battle for its future

04 August 2021

Community and project leaders have hailed the success of the project which received lottery and council support.


New Gaywood housing scheme backed by council chiefs

04 August 2021
New Gaywood housing scheme backed by council chiefs

New Gaywood housing scheme backed by council chiefs

04 August 2021

A scaled down proposal for a controversial site has moved a step closer.


West Norfolk Council set to expand monitoring officer role after 'exponential' rise in workload

04 August 2021
West Norfolk Council set to expand monitoring officer role after 'exponential' rise in workload

West Norfolk Council set to expand monitoring officer role after 'exponential' rise in workload

04 August 2021

A senior figure has suggested parish authorities should 'buy in' to the provision of legal and standards guidance in the future.


Councillor community funds can be 'lightning rod' for investment, West Norfolk leader tells meeting

04 August 2021
Councillor community funds can be 'lightning rod' for investment, West Norfolk leader tells meeting

Councillor community funds can be 'lightning rod' for investment, West Norfolk leader tells meeting

04 August 2021

Officials hope the scheme will come into effect this autumn, if it is given final approval.


Rural crime down, says report, but insurer urges West Norfolk farmers to remain vigilant

03 August 2021
Rural crime down, says report, but insurer urges West Norfolk farmers to remain vigilant

Rural crime down, says report, but insurer urges West Norfolk farmers to remain vigilant

03 August 2021

There was a big fall in the cost of rural crime last year, but insurers say the threat is still there.


'Keep doors and windows closed' warning as crews tackle large West Norfolk fire

03 August 2021
'Keep doors and windows closed' warning as crews tackle large West Norfolk fire

'Keep doors and windows closed' warning as crews tackle large West Norfolk fire

03 August 2021

Firefighters are at the scene of what officials are describing as a "large refuse fire" in a West Norfolk village.


Coronavirus: Hospital records first patient death since May

02 August 2021
Coronavirus: Hospital records first patient death since May

Coronavirus: Hospital records first patient death since May

02 August 2021

The first coronavirus-related death for nearly two months has been recorded at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.


Traffic warning over work to remove diseased trees from park

02 August 2021
Traffic warning over work to remove diseased trees from park

Traffic warning over work to remove diseased trees from park

02 August 2021

Temporary signals will be in place on a busy town centre road for several hours tomorrow.


Roll up, roll up! Business organisation brings the circus to King's Lynn

02 August 2021
Roll up, roll up! Business organisation brings the circus to King's Lynn

Roll up, roll up! Business organisation brings the circus to King's Lynn

02 August 2021

Town centre shoppers will have plenty to keep them entertained over the coming weeks.


Spectacular show as Hanseatic Festival of Watersports returns to Lynn quayside

02 August 2021
Spectacular show as Hanseatic Festival of Watersports returns to Lynn quayside

Spectacular show as Hanseatic Festival of Watersports returns to Lynn quayside

02 August 2021

See our pictures from a weekend packed with high-octane action on the River Great Ouse.


New plan to boost town centre outlined

19 July 2021
New plan to boost town centre outlined

New plan to boost town centre outlined

19 July 2021

A business group has published proposals which it hopes will allow it to keep working for another five years.


Voters' verdict due on West Norfolk neighbourhood plan proposals

18 July 2021
Voters' verdict due on West Norfolk neighbourhood plan proposals

Voters' verdict due on West Norfolk neighbourhood plan proposals

18 July 2021

Voters in four borough communities can go to the polls next week.


Counties urged to work together on £100 million A17 bridge idea

17 July 2021
Counties urged to work together on £100 million A17 bridge idea

Counties urged to work together on £100 million A17 bridge idea

17 July 2021

A West Norfolk councillor says replacing the road bridge that links the area to Lincolnshire should be the starting point for a far wider scheme.


Licence bid for thousands to attend festival 'clearly unacceptable', say villagers

16 July 2021
Licence bid for thousands to attend festival 'clearly unacceptable', say villagers

Licence bid for thousands to attend festival 'clearly unacceptable', say villagers

16 July 2021

Dozens of artists are expected to perform at the event, if a licensing application is granted.


Police appeal to trace wanted man, 27

16 July 2021
Police appeal to trace wanted man, 27

Police appeal to trace wanted man, 27

16 July 2021

A Swaffham man, who also has links to Lynn, is being sought for recall to prison.


King's Lynn pedestrian ferry halts services due to Covid isolation

16 July 2021
King's Lynn pedestrian ferry halts services due to Covid isolation

King's Lynn pedestrian ferry halts services due to Covid isolation

16 July 2021

The service is not expected to resume until Monday at the earliest.


Proposal 'crams homes' onto car sales site, community group claims

16 July 2021
Proposal 'crams homes' onto car sales site, community group claims

Proposal 'crams homes' onto car sales site, community group claims

16 July 2021

A group of councillors is due to examine plans to demolish a Lynn car showroom to make way for new homes and business units next week.


‘No flats here’ assurance over future of library

16 July 2021
‘No flats here’ assurance over future of library

‘No flats here’ assurance over future of library

16 July 2021

Council leaders have played down fears for the future of a town's main library building.


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