Local News

Go local as shops reopen

From today, shops will be able to reopen their doors in the next step in our careful easing of lockdown – provided they are meeting robust safety guidelines, so we can keep staff and customers safe as we get our economy moving again.

Working together as we tackle the coronavirus

In my latest video blog, I highlight the incredible work so many people are undertaking in our local community as we tackle the coronavirus outbreak. I've been in constant contact with the various agencies, including our health service, the police and Great Yarmouth Borough Council.

Resident's survey confirms fly-tipping concerns

Despite Great Yarmouth Borough Council cracking down on the scourge of fly-tipping it still remains a problem in too many places. The council has a good record in pursuing prosecutions against culprits when they are caught. In fact, prosecution rates are the highest anywhere in Norfolk.

Listening to residents all year round

Whilst the Labour Party scratches its head as to why it was so comprehensively defeated at the recent General Election, the Conservative team are out talking to residents about the issues that matter to them.

Brighter future for Great Yarmouth town centre

Last week saw important announcements affecting our town centre that means we can look forward to a brighter future for our historic market place and the surrounding areas.