Local News

Norfolk Churches Trust Sponsored Bike Ride

It does highlight to me, although it's really romantic and picturesque, how important it is to maintain our churches here in Norfolk, keep them at the centre of our communities, and let them thrive.

September News

I hope you have had an enjoyable summer and were able to take advantage of the superb weather during August. It has certainly been a busy time for local businesses, with a hugely welcome upturn in tourism and recreation.

Tackling Unemployment with the Kickstart Scheme

As part of the government’s Plan for Jobs, a new £2 billion Kickstart Scheme will create hundreds of thousands of new, fully subsidised jobs for young people across the country.

New Government Apprenticeship Scheme Opens

Employers of all sizes are invited to apply for generous cash incentives to help them take on new apprentices and get more people into work, Apprenticeships and Skills Minister Gillian Keegan has announced today.

Could you be a Reading Support Volunteer?

Norfolk Reading Project, a local charity established in 2015, is looking for new volunteers to support children and young people with reading in schools.

Letter to the Planning Inspectorate: Cawston & Oulton

The growth in electricity generation from offshore wind is hugely beneficial to us all, but this does not give developers the right to cause enormous and prolonged disruption to the people and environment of Broadland when much less intrusive alternatives exist.

Jerome welcomes new funding for local schools

Jerome has welcomed the recent announcement from the Department for Education that two local schools are going to benefit from the Condition Improvement Fund (CIF).