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EU: IN OR OUT? DEBATE SERIES – 2016

On Thursday 23rd June, we will all have to make one of the biggest political decisions of recent times. Do we want to stay in a reformed European Union, or leave?   Make no mistake: this is one of the biggest … Continue reading

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Norfolk County Council has started its search for the county’s next youth parliamentarians

The council is looking for passionate 11 to 18-year-olds who are keen to represent other young people on a local and national stage. It is hoped that 30-40 people will stand for election, with nine chosen by their peers to represent … Continue reading

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Small Business Saturday

Having spent fifteen years before coming to Parliament starting SME’s in our area, I know that Small Businesses are the engine of our local and national economy. That’s why one of my central missions as an MP and Business Minister has been doing everything … Continue reading

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Rural Norfolk Broadband Summit

Come and hear about New Solutions to Rural Broadband at the Rural Norfolk Broadband Summit! Friday 6th December, 1900 to 2100, at Dereham Football Club, Norwich Road, Dereham, NR20 3PX, (Link) “Rural Norfolk is being seriously held back by poor telecoms and broadband. … Continue reading

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Thanks from General The Lord Dannatt and Help for Heroes

In the past The Norfolk Way have made bucket collections at our Forums and Bursary events with donations going to Help for Heroes. We were pleased to be able to make a donation of nearly £200 from generous supporters of … Continue reading

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Support for The Norfolk Way in Parliament!

First published February 6 2012 On Friday 3rd Feb George Freeman MP welcomed the beginning of National Apprenticeship Week (6-10 Feb 2012) during Business Questions in the House, congratulating businesses across the country who are joining the campaign to deliver … Continue reading

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The Norfolk Way Chair gets a mention in the House of Lords

The Norfolk Way Chair, Robert Ashton, was mentioned by Baroness Wheatcroft last Thursday in the House of Lords. There are other positives that the Government could do without great cost. I refer noble Lords to Robert Ashton, who dubs himself … Continue reading

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