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Eastern Daily Press
Long Stratton bypass closer than it's ever been, says district leader
The long-awaited Long Stratton bypass is "closer than it has ever been" because of new funding which could unlock the road, a council leader has claimed.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Doctor who co-founded Chesapeake hospital dies
In the late 1950s, a young doctor in South Norfolk started talking about a dream to give the people of Chesapeake their own hospital.
Fire in South Norfolk displaces family of three
A fire Sunday morning in the South Norfolk section of Chesapeake has displaced a family of three.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Harleston sets out a vision for a better future
Nine months on from the gathering in the town's Swan Hotel, in response to the closure of two of the town's high street banks, the resultant Harleston's Future and Town Team has come up with an action plan for a more prosperous future.
Jack needs your vote to tackle youth unemployment
Harleston, Norfolk. Archbishop Sancroft High School pupil Jack Allison who's hoping to being elected to the Nofolk Youth Parliament ANL-140503-163249001 An Archbishop Sancroft High School pupil hopes to meet the challenge of tackling youth unemployment should he be successful in the upcoming Norfolk Youth Parliament elections.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Eastern Daily Press
'It's an enormous number' - Plea for villagers to have their...
People are being urged to have their say on plans which could more than double the size of a village outside Norwich.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Wash Lane, Forncett St. Peter
Randalls Farm is an attractive timber framed farmhouse dating back to the 18th century and unlisted, and enjoying a rural position down a quiet country lane.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Costessey and Trowse housing estate plans get the green light
Separate plans for 495 homes on land off Dereham Road, Costessey and 99 homes and a primary school on land off White Horse Lane, Trowse, were approved by South Norfolk Council's planning committee today.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
And if you believe that, I've got a bridge I'll tax you for
Owners of the South Norfolk Jordan Bridge and Chesapeake officials are acting as if the part of the structure in Portsmouth isn't actually in Portsmouth.
Eastern Daily Press
'With this proposed overdevelopment, the village of Trowse will no...
'With this proposed overdevelopment, the village of Trowse will no longer exist as a village' - decision due on 100 homes near Norwich Villagers battling to save their community from becoming a suburb of Norwich were disappointed when a scheme to build almost 100 homes was recommended for approval.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Clarification from The Virginian-Pilot
The revenue that the city of Chesapeake will receive from the South Norfolk Jordan Bridge owner is a yearly tax on revenue from the bridge tolls.
Pensioner had to eat dog food to survive
While it was the most extreme in a series of cases for the Waveney Foodbank, the news of a pensioner surviving on dog food is just one of many sad statistics released this week.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Regardless of Chesapeake deal, Portsmouth wants bridge taxes
Chesapeake said it would not collect real estate taxes on the South Norfolk Jordan Bridge for 15 years, but after that, the city would tax the whole structure.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Public consultation for 120 home Tharston housing development
Taylor Wimpey were granted outline planning permission for the development, on land to the east of Chequers Road, Tharston, by South Norfolk Council in October.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
South Norfolk Council freeze council tax again
Council tax was frozen for the sixth time in seven years at a full South Norfolk Council meeting on Monday.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
One-woman show features varied art of contest winner
This story is a sample from the Chesapeake Clipper, which is included in The Virginian-Pilot every Sunday and Friday in Chesapeake.
Outline bid for 37 more homes in Harleston
A bid for up to 37 homes on a former factory site in Harleston has been made. Mendham Lane Ltd has applied to put the homes on the site formally occupied by the Howard Rotavators factory, off Mendham Lane.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Fighting to keep peace in Porlock
Shirley and Carroll Hunt, residents of Falcon Avenue, do not support a developers proposal to build an apartment complex on land adjacent to their home, Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, in Chesapeake.
Poringland to benefit from new GP service
The Old Mill and Millgates Medical Practice has been operating on the Stoke Road site for over 30 years, with the current building built in 1987.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
MP George Freeman: Minister should decide on controversial Wymondham homes bid
A cabinet minister has been urged to directly intervene in deciding whether a controversial plan to build new homes on land overlooking Wymondham Abbey should go ahead.