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Offshore services group Gardline has been snapped up by a Dutch company in a multi-million pound deal, ending nearly 50 years as a family business.

An east coast car dealership has seen its margins squeezed amid challenging trading conditions.


A training provider has offered reassurance in case GCSE grades are not what you expected.


The new owner of a Norfolk offshore firm has moved to reassure staff at its Great Yarmouth base that it is “business as usual” after it changed hands in a £40m deal.


More than 50 jobs have been lost and a question mark has been placed over hundreds of apprentices’ futures after a training company went into administration.

Jeremy Corbyn

Construction firm Bateman Groundworks has invested more than £1.6m in new plant and vehicles from a trio of Norwich-based suppliers.


Offshore services group Gardline has been snapped up by a Dutch company in a multi-million pound deal, ending nearly 50 years as a family business.

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A popular Lowestoft theme park has revealed plans to make better use of its facilities throughout the year.

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The East of England Co-op Funeral Services has opened a branch in Acle.

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Coastal towns have dominated a list of the top areas for personal bankruptcies with Ipswich and Great Yarmouth featuring in the top 10.

A next-generation wind farm which could power the equivalent of a million homes has been given the green light from government.

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Employment in three districts in the region falls below the national average, according to figures compiled by a union.

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East Anglian companies have won £9m of contracts to service wind farms off the Suffolk and German coasts.

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Two directors at a Norfolk construction company have raised more than £15,000 for a cancer charity after embarking on an 1,800-mile European road trip.


Summer sunshine gave a welcome boost to retailers in June as shoppers updated their wardrobes for the fine weather.

Jonathan Newman

Stephen Wilkinson, president of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI), visited the town to find out how the borough council is working with partners across the public and private sectors to support growth and job creation.

A major milestone has been reached in a project to build a landmark headquarters for the energy sector in Gorleston.

Trevor Wainwright

It’s more than 50m high, weighs at least 1,600 tonnes, and has been living at sea for decades - but it has now come ashore at Great Yarmouth.


Fashion retailer Store Twenty One, which has stores across the East of England, has gone into liquidation with the loss of 900 jobs nationally.

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It’s more than 50m high, weighs at least 1,600 tonnes, and has been living at sea for decades - but this month it will be coming ashore at Great Yarmouth.


An oil and gas services firm with its European headquarters in Great Yarmouth has secured a contract which has helped it expand into Denmark.


A Swedish energy group is in talks to invest in one of the region’s largest ports – with the potential to create hundreds of jobs.

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An event is being held to help budding entrepreneurs thinking of start their own business.

Acorn Centre

Building on repeat revenue and large contract wins, an offshore engineering firm has bucked the downward trend in the oil and gas industry to expand its facilities.


Decommissioning the North Sea could cost an estimated £59.7bn but the UK Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has set the goal of completing the work for less than £39bn.

An oil services firm has made a “positive start to the year” despite seeing its backlog of work slip and remaining under investigation by Britain’s fraud squad.

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Two East Anglian companies, which together operate more than 30 Burger King outlets across the UK, are likely to have left unsecured creditors short by almost £20m, documents have revealed.

A new strategy has been revealed to better exploit gas fields in the Southern North Sea (SNS) – with the hope it could provide a boost to the industry on the East Anglian coast.

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The five Norfolk and Suffolk branches of Swinton Insurance have been spared from closure, following a company review.


A Great Yarmouth engineering company has been awarded a contract to decommission seven wells in the North Sea.

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The career of a disgraced former Norfolk teacher lies in ruins after he admitted a string of sex offences against girls spanning more than a decade.

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Norwich Crown Court
Sunday, August 20, 2017

Police are investigating reports a man was raped and robbed in the early hours of Sunday morning in Great Yarmouth.

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Yesterday, 13:43

A major bridge in the region is currently not operational.

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Broads Authority
Tue, 17:48

A fraudster who sent his victims cards and rocks instead of the mobile phones they paid for has been jailed for more than two years.

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Norwich Crown Court
Sunday, August 20, 2017

A man was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after a two-car crash on the A149 in Rollesby, near Acle.

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