New row brews over Norfolk County Council allowances
Norfolk's county councillors are poised for another pay rise next month – just over a year after controversially voting to increase their allowances by 11 per cent.
As part of a previously agreed arrangement, councillors will be given an extra two per cent expense allowance from April 1.
However, unlike the previous rise, which was proposed by the ruling Conservative group, it has not been voted through by the councillors themselves.
More by this authorDavid Hannant, Local Democracy Reporter