Education chiefs say tens of thousands of children across the county will be supported.
Eight community projects are set to share more than £100,000 from a county social infrastructure fund.
There have now been 17 deaths connected to the virus at the QEH since the start of last month.
Districts close to West Norfolk have some of the fastest rising rates of Covid-19 in the country, officials say.
More than 200 homes are planned in the latest proposal, around 40 per cent fewer than previously proposed.
Dozens of properties are envisaged for part of a prominent site on the edge of the borough.
Details of three incidents, which were all started deliberately within just a few days, have been released today.
A total of 503 people have now died with the virus at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital since the start of the pandemic.
Officials say councillors will have to decide whether to take a historic venue's new designation into account when they examine plans next week.
Lessons must be learned from past planning controversies, a committee was told yesterday.
Wet conditions didn't slow down the RAF Regular and Reserve Kawasaki squad during the penultimate round of the British Superbike Championship season.
More than £400,000 of Home Office funding has been secured for the project.
A West Norfolk runner has thanked volunteers who rescued him after he collapsed with heatstroke during yesterday's London Marathon.
Industry bosses have announced plans to hold a six-week public consultation on proposals to open a major bottleneck on the region's rail network.
There is no planet B say the kids!
Hundreds of school children are doing their bit to help campaigners get the message across to world leaders ahead of a major conference this autumn.
Three more deaths have been confirmed in the latest update, taking the overall total to 501.
Traffic is tailing back for several miles and police are urging drivers to avoid the area.
Would-be candidates have a week to decide if they will stand in next month's contest.
An investigation has been launched into the incident yesterday.