'It's the best option before us', one councillor said, despite an objector claiming backing the plan would be a 'destructive' act.
The MP denies Daily Mail comment.
More than 200 homes are planned in the latest proposal, around 40 per cent fewer than previously proposed.
Officials say councillors will have to decide whether to take a historic venue's new designation into account when they examine plans next week.
The building is recommended for demolition.
Councillor asks for transparency over accounts.
The long awaited council meeting had a high turnout.
Lessons must be learned from past planning controversies, a committee was told yesterday.
Significant investment is being offered to resolve issues.
A steering committee has been formed to consider the best ways for the community to make use of a newly-purchased asset in Swaffham.
A £500m fund to help struggling families through winter is an 'admission' the country's benefits system can't support households, say charities.
The High Sheriff had a diplomatic approach to the row.
Council members have suffered after a row that has gone viral.
Supply chain pressures and law changes are being blamed for the delay, but officials insist the scheme will not be scrapped.
But a critic was accused of trying to have it both ways by calling for public consultations on the authority's plans.