News from the Borough Council and our partners
Great Yarmouth and East Suffolk UK City of Culture bid team awarded £250,000 of funding to boost volunteering for local people
London 2012 legacy funder, Spirit of 2012 has today announced the award of a quarter of a million pounds to Great Yarmouth Borough Council and East Suffolk Council for Cultural Connections to develop volunteering in the area, delivering plans set out in its UK City of Culture bid.
Have your say on plan for the future of Hemsby
People are being invited to have their say on the final draft of a neighbourhood plan for Hemsby.
Great Yarmouth receives tourist Ovation
Passengers from a luxury cruise ship have been welcomed to Great Yarmouth this morning.
Great Yarmouth trials electric vehicle for bin collections
Household recycling and waste collections around Great Yarmouth could be even greener in future after a trial of an electric refuse collection vehicle.
Residents invited to remember Britain's greatest naval hero at Trafalgar Day service
Admiral Nelson will be remembered at the annual Trafalgar Day service, to be held at Nelson's monument, Great Yarmouth, on Sunday October 23, at 1pm.
Council funds improvements at Hemsby Lifeboat Station
Great Yarmouth Borough Council has funded the replacement of concrete pads outside Hemsby Lifeboat Station.
Caister park identified to receive Levelling Up Parks Fund
A popular Caister park is set to get a £160,000 upgrade aimed at bringing it up to the prestigious Green Flag standard.
Gorleston tennis courts to serve up improved experience
A potential significant investment will see Gorleston's cliff top tennis courts refurbished.
Tis the season to go party at the Town Hall this Christmas
Great Yarmouth's beautiful Victorian Town Hall will host magnificent Christmas Party Nights on both Friday 9 and Saturday 10, December.
Council consults on legal order tackling irresponsible vehicle use
Great Yarmouth Borough Council is consulting with the public over whether to continue legal powers which aim to tackle vehicle-related anti-social behaviour on and near Great Yarmouth seafront.
New operations campus for Great Yarmouth moves a step closer
A new operations and maintenance campus for Great Yarmouth with the award of the construction contract.
Couples invited to view prestigious Town Hall as wedding venue
Great Yarmouth's Town Hall is opening its doors to those newly engaged or planning their wedding for a Wedding Open Day on Sunday 9, October.
Smaller taxi fare rises backed by councillors
Taxi fares around Great Yarmouth will rise by less than previously planned after councillors took on board concerns raised during a public consultation.
Public invited to join service of thanksgiving for HM The Queen
The public are invited to attend a service of thanksgiving for HM Queen Elizabeth II in Great Yarmouth on Sunday.
Councillors pay tribute to HM The Queen
Councillors in Great Yarmouth have tonight paid tribute to Her Majesty The Queen at a special meeting.
Great Yarmouth Borough Council arrangements for the funeral of HM The Queen
There will be a civic service and changes to council services.
Borough formally proclaims accession of King Charles III
The Borough of Great Yarmouth has formally proclaimed the accession of King Charles III.
His Worship sends condolence on behalf of the Borough
His Worship The Mayor has today sent a letter of condolence to the Royal Family on behalf of the Borough.