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Mon, 14:29

A husband who was forced to wash his wife in the kitchen for 16 months has been helped by a scheme designed to maintain independence.

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Suffolk County Council
Mon, 11:16

The pressure on the NHS over Christmas meant Norfolk County Council bosses had to pay “golden hellos” to care providers to take in patients to free up beds.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Friday, January 5, 2018

It has the unenviable reputation as the most dangerous main road junction in Norfolk, with the most injuries in the past decade.

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, January 3, 2018

A team at Norfolk County Council (NCC) have come up with an innovative way to encourage the region’s residents to get out and about on the network of walking trails that criss-cross the county from Hunstanton to Horsey.

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Norfolk County Council
Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Drivers are warned to take care on the roads as temperatures are set to drop.

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Norfolk County Council
Saturday, December 23, 2017

Community spirit is alive and kicking with over 30 organisations and charities across Norfolk spreading some Christmas cheer this year.

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Salvation Army
Saturday, December 16, 2017

The first move has been made in the bid to reverse the controversial decision by councillors to award themselves big increases in their allowances.

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Liberal Democrats
Sunday, December 10, 2017

Much of Norfolk might have only had a light dusting of snow but motorists have been warned to take care on the roads as dropping temperatures bring icy patches.

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Met Office
Thursday, November 30, 2017

Norfolk and Suffolk is bracing itself for snow, ice and high coastal winds.

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Met Office
Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Temperatures are set to plummet in the region this week with the chance of snow.

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County Council
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Waste paper collected from Norfolk households is being shipped 13,000 miles away to China for recycling – rather than being processed here.

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Norfolk County Council
Tuesday, November 14, 2017

It is the biggest academy trust in Norfolk, having grown to 30 schools in its four years. Lauren Cope talks to the outgoing and new chief executives at the Diocese of Norwich Education and Academies Trust (DNEAT), as it turns a new page.

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Norfolk County Council
Monday, November 13, 2017

Bill Borrett, chairman of Adult Social Care at Norfolk County Council, wants to talk about care.

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Norfolk County Council
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The big quarry question has resurfaced as an extraction firm submits new plans that would rip up a forest in Fritton.

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Norfolk County Council
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

A call has been made to end massive pay outs to public sector bosses when they leave organisations – often to reappear in similar roles merely months later at another agency.

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Michael Scott
Monday, October 2, 2017

It’s an issue that divides the driving world.

Should older drivers be tested to see if they are safe enough to be behind the wheel - and if so, when?

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Norfolk County Council
Thursday, September 28, 2017

More flesh has been put on the bones of the plan to overhaul the region’s healthcare services.

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NHS
Thursday, September 21, 2017

Business owners in east Suffolk are being encouraged to take advantage of a free energy support initiative which increases efficiency and reduces running costs.

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Michael Ladd
Monday, September 18, 2017

An ambitious vision to create 88,000 jobs, boost the Norfolk and Suffolk’s economy by £17.5bn and encourage 30,000 new businesses has been unveiled.

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Norfolk County Council
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Drivers are being urged to take extra care on the roads this morning as Storm Aileen brings gusts of up to 60mph to the region.

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Met Office
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Norfolk is bracing itself for gale-force winds tonight coinciding with the arrival of Storm Aileen.

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Met Office
Friday, September 8, 2017

Children with emerging mental health issues are to receive earlier support, thanks to a new service launching in Norfolk.

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NHS
Tuesday, September 5, 2017

It was 20 years ago a leading health researcher made a gloomy prophecy about the future of Norfolk’s busiest hospital.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

A new executive lead has been appointed for a project aimed at redesigning Norfolk and Waveney’s NHS.

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NHS
Thursday, July 13, 2017

A Norfolk artist who received support from the region’s mental health trust to overcome challenging behaviour within her family is exhibiting a series of works charting her journey through therapy.

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NHS
Thursday, July 13, 2017

The provider of drug and alcohol services in Norfolk is set to change, as priorities shift in how to approach misuse.

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Michael Scott
Monday, June 19, 2017

There have been hundreds of data protection breaches at our councils in the last two years, including information sent to the wrong people, being lost or even stolen.

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Norfolk County Council
Saturday, June 17, 2017

Carers across Norfolk now have access to a wealth of helpful information about caring thanks to a new partnership.

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Norfolk County Council
Thursday, June 15, 2017

Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft firms were among the exhibitors at Europe’s largest offshore wind energy conference.

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Great Yarmouth Borough Council

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