One in every five recycling trucks in Norfolk is contaminated as people are putting the “wrong things” in their bins, councils have warned.
Drivers are being forced to pay a “stealth tax”, it has been claimed, after it was revealed car owners in Norwich paid £74 on average last year to park their cars.
Hundreds of villages in the region are at risk of becoming “fossilised” and trapped in a cycle of decline due to failures in planning policy, a report has found.
Proposals to bring the five Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCG) in Norfolk and Waveney under one single management team will be approved later this month.
Norfolk and Waveney have lost around 50 bank and building society branches in the past four years, figures have revealed.
The longest-serving councillor in the history of Norfolk County Council has died.
As yet another health trust in Norfolk in plunged into special measures by inspectors health correspondent Geraldine Scott looks at what is going wrong in the county’s NHS.
Homes and businesses in rural parts of Norfolk are still suffering from a lack of 4G mobile phone coverage, according to latest figures from Ofcom.
Councils have moved to allay concerns of a public toilet shortage amid reports the majority of Norfolk and Waveney has seen a reduction in the number of major council-maintained public toilets since 2010.
Ballooning levels of personal debt has led to steep rises in the number of people applying for insolvency in Norfolk, in a sign of the mounting financial pressures facing households.
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A fast food league table for the east of England shows Great Yarmouth has the most outlets per head of population in the region.
“I’m still on cloud nine,” said a Norfolk famer who received an exclusive invite to the royal wedding on Saturday.
Money could be shifted between health and social care organisations in Norfolk and Waveney under a new structure which aims to integrate different groups more effectively.
People living in Great Yarmouth are the least active in England, with more than a third failing to manage 30 minutes of exercise a week, new figures reveal.
Hundreds of thousands of diesel vehicles are clogging up the region’s roads despite calls for motorists to opt for more cleaner fuels.
Obesity-related hospital admissions in Norfolk have increased by thousands over the last three years, the latest figures show.
More women die from breast cancer in more deprived areas of Norfolk and Waveney than those living in more affluent areas.
Two housing associations are in discussions over a partnership to create East Anglia’s biggest housing group.
New figures released by the Department for Transport (DfT) reveal the walking habits of people across the region.
Children living in the most deprived areas of our region are more likely to be obese, new statistics have revealed.
Beccles Rugby Club are gearing up for a new challenge after completing their fixtures in Eastern Counties One North.
Thousands of vacancies for registered nursing and midwifery posts in the east of England are not being filled, new NHS figures show.
A nursing leader has painted a bleak picture of the conditions nurses in East Anglia are working under, as it was revealed one in 10 leave the profession every year.
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