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East Coast College

A Norfolk animal-lover is leaving her teaching job to concentrate on her dog-sitting business.

South Norfolk has ranked top in the county for dynamism amongst its businesses – but most of Norfolk comes in below the national average, according to a new study.

United Kingdom

A major East Anglian grain merchant has posted lower revenue and profits after a smaller crop hit its exports.

European Union

High-street retailer Select will not close stores after creditors agreed to a restructuring plan which will save 2,000 jobs across the UK.

United Kingdom

Carpetright says it will cut 300 jobs and close a total of 92 stores – including two in Norfolk – as part of a sweeping restructure.

Great Yarmouth

A bag shop has re-opened after its owners lost everything in the major fire which devastated the main tourism thoroughfare in Great Yarmouth nearly two years ago.

Focusing on higher margin sales has brought an East Anglian motor trader back into the black.

Ford

From leaving school with no qualifications to working in Burger King, Adam Frisby has had an unusual journey for a fashion mogul.

United Kingdom

East Anglia will help lead a multi-million pound project to boost enterprise training and job opportunities for thousands of social housing residents on both sides of the Channel.

University of East Anglia

A pub team has dusted itself off and risen from the ashes of a fire which destroyed years of hard work.

Norwich

A new wool shop is opening in Rollesby.

Facebook

Companies in the East of England’s energy supply chain can come face-to-face with major oil and gas operators at a Meet the Buyer event focused on the Southern North Sea (SNS).

Simon Gray

Two new holiday cottage hire companies with Norfolk roots have been launched.

United Kingdom

A Great Yarmouth businesswoman is celebrating 50 years of trading in the town.

London

A call has gone out for businesses “rooted in Norfolk” to get involved with two multi-billion energy projects which will last for the next 25 years.

The company behind high street fashion chain Select has become the latest retailer to embark on a radical restructuring that could see several stores close, putting the future of 2,000 staff at risk.

An offshore wind farm in Norfolk has awarded the first clutch of grants from a scheme designed to support science, technology, engineering and mathematics education.

Diss

A Norfolk seaside town has been named as one of the UK’s top areas for personal insolvencies in a new study.

United Kingdom

The chief executive of Heathrow airport has visited the Norfolk site that could play a significant role in the development of its third runway.

Norfolk could be set for a soaraway jobs bonanza thanks to a high profile visit that will see Great Yarmouth bid to play a major part in the construction of a third runway for Heathrow Airport.

Brandon Lewis

A 120-year tradition of boat building at one of the Norfolk Broads’ most well known firms is coming to an end – with the loss of up to 20 jobs.

United Kingdom

Fashion retailer New Look has confirmed plans which will see it close 60 stores, including one at Gorleston.

United Kingdom

An industrial services group is putting a multi-million pound investment into its “important” Great Yarmouth operations after securing a contract with energy giant Shell – which could also bring new jobs to the area.

United Kingdom

Over the last 21 years Kevin Horne has helped thousands of businesses to get off the ground.

London

A Great Yarmouth printing company is setting itself apart from its competitors with a major investment in high performance machinery.

Facebook

The long-standing boss of East Anglian enterprise agency Nwes is to leave in a top-level shake up.

Norwich

BT Openreach has launched its biggest recruitment drive ever, which will include 220 engineers to speed the roll-out of faster broadband in the region.

BT

These heavy-duty concrete structures are known as “mattresses” – and, appropriately enough, they are destined for the sea bed.

An offshore supply vessel at the centre of a legal row has been moved to a new berth in Great Yarmouth.

India

Holiday operator Parkdean Resorts has outlined plans to invest nearly £5m in its parks across East Anglia.

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Yesterday, 13:08

Police are appealing for help to trace an elderly woman who is missing from Bradwell, near Great Yarnouth.

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Norfolk Police
Yesterday, 12:18

Emergency services have been called out to reports of a person in the water by Great Yarmouth’s Haven Bridge.

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Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service
Yesterday, 12:08

A Norfolk business is issuing a warning after finding something worrying on Great Yarmouth beach.

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Yesterday, 20:01

A missing woman from Bradwell has been found safe and well.

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Sunday, April 22, 2018

The phrase the throwaway society is commonly accepted to describe our living habits as households dispose of packaging in their bins in their droves.

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