The number of people who have signed a petition against the closure of the Heinz factory at Westwick near North Walsham has topped 1,000.
The North Norfolk Labour Party is calling on the national party to adopt a policy that would lead to a cut in VAT for the tourism industry and deliver a boost for jobs in the region.
While petitioning against the proposed closure of the Heinz factory in Westwick, I’ve been particularly moved by the number of local people with connections to the factory.
Labour speaks with Heinz’s Director of Corporate and Government Affairs, Nigel Dickie, to present their case against closing the North Walsham factory.
Campaigners will be in Market Place, North Walsham this morning calling on the community to rally behind the workers at the threatened Heinz factory at Westwick.
The North Norfolk Labour Party used a meeting at party conference to renew pressure on Greater Anglia to get them to bring later trains to North Norfolk.
New figures from the latest NHS England GP Patient Survey reveal that patients in North Norfolk are waiting the longest in the region to see their GP.
The Labour Party has said that voters need a proper debate about the future of the NHS and that the British public have never given their consent for it.