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Delhi News Record
Firefighting academy has plans for NorfolkNorfolk County could soon become a focal point for firefighting training in sou
Firefighting academy has plans for Norfolk
Delhi News Record / Posted 7 hours ago
Norfolk County could soon become a focal point for firefighting training in southern Ontario. Next month, Norfolk council will hold a public meeting to consider a temporary use permit on the federal government’s former experimental farm in... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Firefighting academy has plans for NorfolkNorfolk County could soon become a focal point for firefighting training in sou
Firefighting academy has plans for Norfolk
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 8 hours ago
Norfolk County could soon become a focal point for firefighting training in southern Ontario. Next month, Norfolk council will hold a public meeting to consider a temporary use permit on the federal government’s former experimental farm in... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Questions over 8.5pc allowance raise for west Norfolk councillors Newly refurbished council offices at West Norfolk Council, King's Lynn. Pictu
Questions over 8.5pc allowance raise for west Norfolk councillors
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 10 hours ago
Newly refurbished council offices at West Norfolk Council, King's Lynn. Pictured: The Borough Council of King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Chapel Street, King's Lynn. PHOTO: IAN BURT... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
‘A small rural village which will be totally changed forever’ - how can we help our communities cope with development?a so-called food hub, an industrial site for the farming and food industry desi
‘A small rural village which will be totally changed forever’ - how can we help our communities cope with development?
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 16 hours ago
a so-called food hub, an industrial site for the farming and food industry designed by Broadland District Council and South Norfolk Council which, although in its infancy, is likely to be built nearby. For communities accepting inevitable... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Germany V England Shuffleboarders contest to be held in WymondhamUK Shuffleboard Association is for the first time hosting the German Shuffleboa
Germany V England Shuffleboarders contest to be held in Wymondham
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 22 hours ago
UK Shuffleboard Association is for the first time hosting the German Shuffleboard Association following support from South Norfolk Council. The competition between the two associations will take place during the days of Friday, May 6 and Saturday,... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
As population ages, Norfolk looks to the futurethis objective in the smartest, most efficient manner possible with the help of
As population ages, Norfolk looks to the future
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 2 days ago
this objective in the smartest, most efficient manner possible with the help of a Telecommunications Advisory Committee. Norfolk council approved the committee earlier this month and will soon advertise for volunteers willing to lend their... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Revealed: How many new homes are planned for Norwich, suburbs and villages?against development in the past, put the village’s high figure down to a lack o
Revealed: How many new homes are planned for Norwich, suburbs and villages?
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 4 days ago
against development in the past, put the village’s high figure down to a lack of a five-year land supply at South Norfolk Council. The government-set target forces councils to have a supply of land available for housebuilding and, when... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
There could be a rush to build new homes as Norfolk is long way behind building targetimpossible for first-time buyers to get on the property ladder. The GNDP, made
There could be a rush to build new homes as Norfolk is long way behind building target
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 4 days ago
impossible for first-time buyers to get on the property ladder. The GNDP, made up of Broadland District Council, South Norfolk Council and Norwich City Council working with Norfolk County Council, admitted a slowdown in house-building brought... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Revealed: How many new homes are planned for your area of Norwich?against development in the past, put the village’s high figure down to a lack o
Revealed: How many new homes are planned for your area of Norwich?
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 4 days ago
against development in the past, put the village’s high figure down to a lack of a five-year land supply at South Norfolk Council. The government-set target forces councils to have a supply of land available for housebuilding and, when... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Almost 40,000 homes are planned around Norwich but only a quarter have been builtimpossible for first-time buyers to get on the property ladder. The GNDP, made
Almost 40,000 homes are planned around Norwich but only a quarter have been built
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 4 days ago
impossible for first-time buyers to get on the property ladder. The GNDP, made up of Broadland District Council, South Norfolk Council and Norwich City Council working with Norfolk County Council, admitted a slowdown in house-building brought... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Mills & Reeve EU referendum debate hears concerns over trade deal uncertaintyheld at the Centrum building at Norwich Research Park by law firm Mills & Reeve
Mills & Reeve EU referendum debate hears concerns over trade deal uncertainty
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
held at the Centrum building at Norwich Research Park by law firm Mills & Reeve, saw a panel of MEP Vicky Ford and South Norfolk Council leader John Fuller (Remain), and MEP David Campbell-Bannerman, with Broadland district councillor Tamsin... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Getting ready to ski at Special Olympics– not just the elite. Our athletes love sport.” Guests at the event will inclu
Getting ready to ski at Special Olympics
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 7 days ago
– not just the elite. Our athletes love sport.” Guests at the event will include North Norfolk MP Norman Lamb and South Norfolk Council chairman David Bills. Ms Fish said it was “phenomenal” to have their support. She said: “It will mean... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norwich to mark the Queen’s birthday in lightsGorleston (8.30pm) and Porterhouse Bar and Grill, Gorleston (8.30pm). There wil
Norwich to mark the Queen’s birthday in lights
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
Gorleston (8.30pm) and Porterhouse Bar and Grill, Gorleston (8.30pm). There will also be a beacon lighting at the South Norfolk Council headquarters in Swan Lane, Long Stratton, at 7.30pm, as well as festivities from 5.30pm including a brass... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norwich to mark the Queen’s birthday in lightsGorleston (8.30pm) and Porterhouse Bar and Grill, Gorleston (8.30pm). There wil
Norwich to mark the Queen’s birthday in lights
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 8 days ago
Gorleston (8.30pm) and Porterhouse Bar and Grill, Gorleston (8.30pm). There will also be a beacon lighting at the South Norfolk Council headquarters in Swan Lane, Long Stratton, at 7.30pm, as well as festivities from 5.30pm including a brass... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Elizabeth’s birthday has a right royal feelwatch the beacon being lit on Wortham Common to honour the Queen. To help cele
Elizabeth’s birthday has a right royal feel
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
watch the beacon being lit on Wortham Common to honour the Queen. To help celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday today South Norfolk Council is holding an event. From 5.30pm there will be a live brass band, entertainers and food and drinks stalls at... Read more
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Bury Free Press
LATEST: Norfolk MP urges government to drop East Anglia devolution planI completely agree with him.” But, while he acknowledged the need for far grea
LATEST: Norfolk MP urges government to drop East Anglia devolution plan
Bury Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
I completely agree with him.” But, while he acknowledged the need for far greater clarity of governance issues, West Norfolk Council leader Nick Daubney said he did not believe Mr Nobbs had made a particularly useful contribution to the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Dickleburgh homes bid meets oppositionover fears the development will pose a road safety risk. Hopkins Homes has put
Dickleburgh homes bid meets opposition
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
over fears the development will pose a road safety risk. Hopkins Homes has put in a planning application to South Norfolk Council to build 22 homes in Dickleburgh, near Diss. The plan for the land to the north of Harvey Lane includes... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
What’s happening in Norfolk to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday on Thursdaytops at 8.30pm. KING’S LYNN: Beacon lighting on the quayside at 8.30pm. LONG
What’s happening in Norfolk to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday on Thursday
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 12 days ago
tops at 8.30pm. KING’S LYNN: Beacon lighting on the quayside at 8.30pm. LONG STRATTON: Beacon lighting at 7.30pm at South Norfolk Council headquarters in Swan Lane. From 5.30pm there will be a live brass band, entertainers, face painters and... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
What’s happening in Norfolk to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday on Thursdaytops at 8.30pm. KING’S LYNN: Beacon lighting on the quayside at 8.30pm. LONG
What’s happening in Norfolk to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday on Thursday
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
tops at 8.30pm. KING’S LYNN: Beacon lighting on the quayside at 8.30pm. LONG STRATTON: Beacon lighting at 7.30pm at South Norfolk Council headquarters in Swan Lane. From 5.30pm there will be a live brass band, entertainers, face painters and... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
MS a uniquely Canadian problemindividually. Then comes World MS Day May 25. The purpose of World MS Day is t
MS a uniquely Canadian problem
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 14 days ago
individually. Then comes World MS Day May 25. The purpose of World MS Day is to raise consciousness about the illness. Norfolk council stole a march on World MS Day this week when it declared the entire month of May as MS Awareness Month in the... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Strict control for Hastings Drivetasked with looking into the issue. In its final report, the Hastings technica
Strict control for Hastings Drive
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 14 days ago
tasked with looking into the issue. In its final report, the Hastings technical advisory committee recommends that Norfolk council maintain strict controls on activities in the area of Hastings Drive that was devastated by a severe storm in... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Council leery of shoreline mappingrecently spent $180,000 on a similar study and “has had nothing but nightmares”
Council leery of shoreline mapping
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 15 days ago
recently spent $180,000 on a similar study and “has had nothing but nightmares” since, Simcoe Coun. Doug Brunton told Norfolk council this week. “For $240,000, I don’t need a consultant to tell me that Turkey Point, Long Point or Port Dover... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Watch: Norfolk MP Henry Bellingham likens mayor of East Anglia to Nazi official“Gauleiter” - a term used to describe a chief official of a political district
Watch: Norfolk MP Henry Bellingham likens mayor of East Anglia to Nazi official
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 15 days ago
“Gauleiter” - a term used to describe a chief official of a political district under Nazi control, But the leader of South Norfolk council John Fuller, a supporter of the plans for devolution, said it was “wrong and unhelpful” to disparage the new... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk MP likens proposed directly elected mayor to Nazi official“Gauleiter” - a term used to describe a chief official of a political district
Norfolk MP likens proposed directly elected mayor to Nazi official
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
“Gauleiter” - a term used to describe a chief official of a political district under Nazi control, But the leader of South Norfolk council John Fuller, who is a supporter of the plans for devolution, said it was “wrong and unhelpful” to disparage... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norfolk MP likens proposed directly elected mayor to Nazi official“Gauleiter” - a term used to describe a chief official of a political district
Norfolk MP likens proposed directly elected mayor to Nazi official
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 15 days ago
“Gauleiter” - a term used to describe a chief official of a political district under Nazi control, But the leader of South Norfolk council John Fuller, who is a supporter of the plans for devolution, said it was “wrong and unhelpful” to disparage... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Strip bar clampdown in effectplanning on bringing exotic dancers back to Norfolk County will have to cool th
Strip bar clampdown in effect
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 16 days ago
planning on bringing exotic dancers back to Norfolk County will have to cool their heels for at least a year. This week, Norfolk council passed an interim control bylaw that imposes a moratorium on this sort of business activity for at least one... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Last-ditch dam appeal falls flatA last-ditch attempt to decommission Misner Dam in Port Dover fell flat this we
Last-ditch dam appeal falls flat
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 17 days ago
A last-ditch attempt to decommission Misner Dam in Port Dover fell flat this week at Norfolk council. Bruce Bowyer of Simcoe, a retired dentist and spokesperson for Free the Lynn, called on council Tuesday to conduct an environmental assessment into... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Tank farm in play at Norfolk councilare satisfied the proposed use primarily services the agricultural community,”
Tank farm in play at Norfolk council
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 18 days ago
are satisfied the proposed use primarily services the agricultural community,” planner Mat Vaughan says in a report to Norfolk council. The parcel at issue is part of a larger agricultural property that has about 54 acres under tillage. The... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
New garbage rules for social housing buildingshousing buildings with more than six units will be allowed to put a maximum of
New garbage rules for social housing buildings
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 18 days ago
housing buildings with more than six units will be allowed to put a maximum of 30 bags of garbage curbside each week. Norfolk council approved the service extension at its council-in-committee meeting Tuesday. The move is expected to add about... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
New leisure centre wins fans on its opening dayto come here and see many people I know.” Mr Couzens helped to cut a ribbon ma
New leisure centre wins fans on its opening day
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 18 days ago
to come here and see many people I know.” Mr Couzens helped to cut a ribbon marking the centre’s opening along with South Norfolk Council leader Councillor John Fuller, chairman, Cllr David Bills and Cllr Lee Hornby. The centre includes a... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Community farm launches £40,000 Kickstarter growth appealby the Goodall Brothers – including Miss Howes’ late grandfather Paul Goodall.
Community farm launches £40,000 Kickstarter growth appeal
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 20 days ago
by the Goodall Brothers – including Miss Howes’ late grandfather Paul Goodall. Discussions are under way with South Norfolk Council about a “change of use” application to allow educational activities on the site, and about £5,000 will be... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Community farm launches £40,000 Kickstarter growth appealby the Goodall Brothers – including Miss Howes’ late grandfather Paul Goodall.
Community farm launches £40,000 Kickstarter growth appeal
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
by the Goodall Brothers – including Miss Howes’ late grandfather Paul Goodall. Discussions are under way with South Norfolk Council about a “change of use” application to allow educational activities on the site, and about £5,000 will be... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Contractor selected for Bealton bridgeA contractor has been selected to rebuild a bridge over McKenzie Creek north of
Contractor selected for Bealton bridge
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 21 days ago
A contractor has been selected to rebuild a bridge over McKenzie Creek north of Bealton. This week, Norfolk council awarded the contract to Decew Construction of Hamilton. With a price of $416,962, Decew was the lowest of five firms bidding. The... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Resident pans Norfolk County payrollResidents who don't like the job Norfolk council is doing can always throw thei
Resident pans Norfolk County payroll
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 21 days ago
Residents who don't like the job Norfolk council is doing can always throw their hat in the ring and run for office. That was one reaction on Norfolk council this week to an angry letter from a ratepayer in Long Point. In a rare move, Norfolk... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Resident pans Norfolk County payrollResidents who don't like the job Norfolk council is doing can always throw thei
Resident pans Norfolk County payroll
Delhi News Record / Posted 21 days ago
Residents who don't like the job Norfolk council is doing can always throw their hat in the ring and run for office. That was one reaction on Norfolk council this week to an angry letter from a ratepayer in Long Point. In a rare move, Norfolk... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Time has come to relocate clockat Simcoe Mall. The tall time-keeper has been a fixture downtown for about 10 y
Time has come to relocate clock
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 21 days ago
at Simcoe Mall. The tall time-keeper has been a fixture downtown for about 10 years ago. Halmo shared his plans with Norfolk council Tuesday. Because the clock is on the sidewalk, council directed staff to be ready to patch up the concrete as... Read more
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The Simcoe Reformer
Oakwood sidewalks on holdNorfolk council did not say no to additional sidewalk construction on Oakwood A
Oakwood sidewalks on hold
The Simcoe Reformer / Posted 22 days ago
Norfolk council did not say no to additional sidewalk construction on Oakwood Avenue Tuesday. Then again, it didn't exactly say yes either. Instead, council passed a general resolution leaving the construction of new sidewalks to the discretion of... Read more
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The Simcoe Reformer
New stop signs for Prospect Streetan hour, a recent survey indicates some are driving through the neighbourhood a
New stop signs for Prospect Street
The Simcoe Reformer / Posted 22 days ago
an hour, a recent survey indicates some are driving through the neighbourhood at speeds as high as 90 kilometres an hour. Norfolk council has a plan to deal with this. This week, council directed staff to situate two new stop signs on Prospect... Read more
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Delhi News Record
County working to ease 'digital divide'teeing up some serious money to make high-speed Internet available in out-of-th
County working to ease 'digital divide'
Delhi News Record / Posted 22 days ago
teeing up some serious money to make high-speed Internet available in out-of-the-way places in Ontario. With that in mind, Norfolk council OK'd the formation of a committee this week to ensure the county gets its fair share of funding. Norfolk's... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
County working to ease 'digital divide'teeing up some serious money to make high-speed Internet available in out-of-th
County working to ease 'digital divide'
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 22 days ago
teeing up some serious money to make high-speed Internet available in out-of-the-way places in Ontario. With that in mind, Norfolk council OK'd the formation of a committee this week to ensure the county gets its fair share of funding. Norfolk's... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Timberwolves to debut new lookkids." In preparation for the 2016 season, members of the Timberwolves executi
Timberwolves to debut new look
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 23 days ago
kids." In preparation for the 2016 season, members of the Timberwolves executive tended to some housekeeping matters at Norfolk council Tuesday afternoon. Avey and Brad Kreller approached council looking for a break on the club's outstanding... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Silver Lake on the comeback trailLake may have a future in Port Dover after all. In a critical decision affecti
Silver Lake on the comeback trail
Delhi News Record / Posted 23 days ago
Lake may have a future in Port Dover after all. In a critical decision affecting the identity of the lakeside community, Norfolk council voted 6-2 this week to repair Misner Dam. In doing so, council has created the conditions that may one day... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Silver Lake on the comeback trailLake may have a future in Port Dover after all. In a critical decision affecti
Silver Lake on the comeback trail
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 23 days ago
Lake may have a future in Port Dover after all. In a critical decision affecting the identity of the lakeside community, Norfolk council voted 6-2 this week to repair Misner Dam. In doing so, council has created the conditions that may one day... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
End result after West Norfolk Council decides on almost 40 planning applications Borough Council Leader Nick Daubney outside the council offices in King's Lyn
End result after West Norfolk Council decides on almost 40 planning applications
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
Borough Council Leader Nick Daubney outside the council offices in King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt A two-day planning meeting in west Norfolk saw only two applications... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Excitement ahead of town’s leisure centre openingcommunity hub. Wymondham Leisure Centre will be officially opened on Monday fo
Excitement ahead of town’s leisure centre opening
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 23 days ago
community hub. Wymondham Leisure Centre will be officially opened on Monday following a year-long transformation. South Norfolk Council deputy leader Councillor Martin Wilby said he was delighted with how the centre was shaping up. He said:... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
New Downtown Norfolk walking path to be unveiled on National Walking DayHeart Association and the City of Norfolk have teamed up to celebrate National
New Downtown Norfolk walking path to be unveiled on National Walking Day
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 24 days ago
Heart Association and the City of Norfolk have teamed up to celebrate National Walking Day on April 6. The Downtown Norfolk Council has created a permanent and safe 1.1 mile walking route downtown. The unveiling of the route will happen at... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Traffic hazard cited on Oakwood Avenueforward to this improvement, however, might have to be patient. Oakwood parent
Traffic hazard cited on Oakwood Avenue
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 24 days ago
forward to this improvement, however, might have to be patient. Oakwood parent Adam Hinchcliffe forced the issue with Norfolk council in February. Hinchcliffe is alarmed that his young daughter and son have to share the Oakwood Avenue road... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Norfolk and Suffolk Enterprise Zones launchedis on the Nar Ouse Business Park and is a partnership between the New Anglia Lo
Norfolk and Suffolk Enterprise Zones launched
Bury Free Press / Posted 27 days ago
is on the Nar Ouse Business Park and is a partnership between the New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership, NWES and West Norfolk Council. It is due to open in about 10 weeks’ time. Mark Pendlington, of the LEP, joked that guests must have... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Final push for founder’s statue fundraising appealpush now. We have received about £1,500 from locals, Searles put in £1,000 and
Final push for founder’s statue fundraising appeal
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 27 days ago
push now. We have received about £1,500 from locals, Searles put in £1,000 and the town council, another £1,000, and West Norfolk Council, £8,000, among others. And we have not asked some of the big guns such as Tesco yet. “This statue will be... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Ten ‘Enterprise Zones’ launch across Norfolk and Suffolk to boost economyInnovation Centre on the Nar Ouse Business Park today, the first building built
Ten ‘Enterprise Zones’ launch across Norfolk and Suffolk to boost economy
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 28 days ago
Innovation Centre on the Nar Ouse Business Park today, the first building built on the zone. Nick Daubney, leader of West Norfolk Council, said it was an exciting time for King’s Lynn and west Norfolk. He added: “The launch of the new enterprise... Read more
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