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Dead killer whale found close to The Wash

Dead killer whale found close to The Wash

Dead killer whale found close to The Wash

15 January 2020

Orca had large piece of plastic in its stomach but that was not what is thought to have killed it.


King's Lynn youth climate group meets in town for first protest of 2020

King's Lynn youth climate group meets in town for first protest of 2020

King's Lynn youth climate group meets in town for first protest of 2020

14 January 2020

Campaigners took to the streets of Lynn on Saturday to “keep up the pressure” on the topic of climate justice.


Free workshops in Lynn for businesses with an interest in nature conservation and tourism

Free workshops in Lynn for businesses with an interest in nature conservation and tourism

Free workshops in Lynn for businesses with an interest in nature conservation and tourism

09 January 2020

They are part of a EU-funded project which aims to create jobs and sustainable regional development.


A year on work has not started on King's Lynn industrial estate

A year on work has not started on King's Lynn industrial estate

A year on work has not started on King's Lynn industrial estate

08 January 2020

Work on 16 factory units remains controversial, says campaigner.


Single-use plastic banned at Hunstanton Town Council

Single-use plastic banned at Hunstanton Town Council

Single-use plastic banned at Hunstanton Town Council

03 January 2020

A town council in West Norfolk has announced a New Year’s resolution which will see it go plastic free this year.


West Norfolk nature haven hosts festive celebration for youngsters

West Norfolk nature haven hosts festive celebration for youngsters

West Norfolk nature haven hosts festive celebration for youngsters

18 December 2019

Children have been thanked for their efforts to protect the environment during a seasonal party at a coastal nature reserve.


Planting over 1,000 saplings in Swaffham to mark 50 years

Planting over 1,000 saplings in Swaffham to mark 50 years

Planting over 1,000 saplings in Swaffham to mark 50 years

08 December 2019

The Rotary Club of Swaffham has arranged a whole host of events to mark its 50th anniversary, and the planting rounds off their programme of events.


Discussions over new waste contract for West Norfolk enters final stages

Discussions over new waste contract for West Norfolk enters final stages

Discussions over new waste contract for West Norfolk enters final stages

07 December 2019

West Norfolk Council has been in discussions with bidders regarding a new waste contract for the area.


Extra miles for Norfolk residents using waste facility after Cambridgeshire County Council policy

Extra miles for Norfolk residents using waste facility after Cambridgeshire County Council policy

Extra miles for Norfolk residents using waste facility after Cambridgeshire County Council policy

06 December 2019

Residents are having to travel roughly 30 miles in order to use a waste and recycling site due to a new council policy.


Residents react to flooding comments

Residents react to flooding comments

Residents react to flooding comments

05 December 2019

Coastal residents have reacted to a West Norfolk councillor dismissing potential flooding issues as “their choice” to live there.


Plans to plant more trees in West Norfolk supported

Plans to plant more trees in West Norfolk supported

Plans to plant more trees in West Norfolk supported

30 November 2019

Tree saplings were handed out to every councillor as a motion to incorporate tree planting into West Norfolk plans was passed.


Climate emergency decision defended

Climate emergency decision defended

Climate emergency decision defended

29 November 2019

A West Norfolk councillor has defended the council’s decision not to declare a climate emergency.


Onshore wind farm proposal for West Norfolk fails to pass

Onshore wind farm proposal for West Norfolk fails to pass

Onshore wind farm proposal for West Norfolk fails to pass

29 November 2019

Councillors voted against the creation of onshore wind farms after being described as “noisy” and a “threat to birds”.


‘History’ made as Norfolk County Council adopts new environmental policy

‘History’ made as Norfolk County Council adopts new environmental policy

‘History’ made as Norfolk County Council adopts new environmental policy

28 November 2019

Councillors have voted to adopt a “groundbreaking” new green policy, which will see the authority aim to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2030.


Hunger strike finishes as campaigners seek further talks with West Norfolk councillors

Hunger strike finishes as campaigners seek further talks with West Norfolk councillors

Hunger strike finishes as campaigners seek further talks with West Norfolk councillors

26 November 2019

West Norfolk people have completed a week-long hunger strike in order to raise awareness of climate change issues.


West Norfolk climate campaigners begin hunger strike

West Norfolk climate campaigners begin hunger strike

West Norfolk climate campaigners begin hunger strike

20 November 2019

Four campaigners are refusing food in what they say is a "last resort" move to force action on climate change.


Snettisham will be the first place in Norfolk in hundreds of years to become home to a wild animal species

Snettisham will be the first place in Norfolk in hundreds of years to become home to a wild animal species

Snettisham will be the first place in Norfolk in hundreds of years to become home to a wild animal species

20 November 2019

A licence has just been granted to allow their release on the site next spring.


Extinction Rebellion group urges council to 'act now' in King's Lynn demonstration

Extinction Rebellion group urges council to 'act now' in King's Lynn demonstration

Extinction Rebellion group urges council to 'act now' in King's Lynn demonstration

12 November 2019

The King’s Lynn and West Norfolk Extinction Rebellion (XR) group took to the streets of Lynn armed with ‘gravestones’ on Saturday.


Look out for zombies in King's Lynn tomorrow

Look out for zombies in King's Lynn tomorrow

Look out for zombies in King's Lynn tomorrow

08 November 2019

A gory protest against West Norfolk Council's refusal to declare a climate emergency will take to the streets.


Norfolk County Council reveals 'net zero carbon by 2030' aim

Norfolk County Council reveals 'net zero carbon by 2030' aim

Norfolk County Council reveals 'net zero carbon by 2030' aim

07 November 2019

Proposals for a new environmental policy at County Hall will be debated by councillors next week.


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