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Picture caption: Richard Bateman, managing director of Bateman Groundworks.

Work started this week on expanding the Great Yarmouth base of one of the UK’s fastest-growing SMEs after staff voted to retain its head office in the town.

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GYM Chamber 1803

There is an opportunity, on Wednesday, March 30 at 2.30pm, to meet the new Great Yarmouth Port Authority board who took office on November 1 last year at their initial annual meeting.

Local students testing out a 22 metre working at height training tower as part of a week-long Platform of Opportunity event run by Opito.

More companies have joined the growing line-up of oil and gas businesses helping to shape the future career choices of the next generation.

Sixth Form College
James Shipp

Local charities are facing one of their greatest challenges in decades with the introduction of the National Living Wage next month.

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A freehold guest house in Great Yarmouth, furnished to a contemporary style to a high standard, and near the seafront, has been placed on the market for £275,000.

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Seajacks rigs in Great Yarmouth Outer Harbour

International Port Holdings (IPC) has today sold its interests in Great Yarmouth port.

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Four rigs in the outer harbour, Great Yarmouth. Picture: Mike Page

Standing tall on the horizon during the day, and lighting up the skies at night, offshore vessels in Great Yarmouth’s outer harbour show off the town’s energy and offshore wind industry.

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The Great Yarmouth Outer Harbour operated by Eastport.

A maritime boss has expressed his “sincere” hope that Great Yarmouth’s port will be sold to a firm already in the shipping business.

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Firefighters have just finished tackling a house fire in Great Yarmouth this morning.

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Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service

A father-of-six has described the horrifying moment he found two of his children surrounded by black smoke after a fire broke out in their house.

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A photo of the rider's bike. Photo: Norfolk Police/@NSRoadsPolicing Twitter

A motorbike rider was caught by a traffic officer doing a wheelie and driving at 100mph down the Acle Straight.

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A photo of the knife which was consficated on Sunday.  Photo: Norfolk Police/@GYarmouthPolice Twitter

A woman has avoided jail after she pleaded guilty to carrying a knife on a busy shopping street in Great Yarmouth.

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UN Court
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Library image of a UK Power Networks engineer. Photo: Ciaran McCrickard Photography.

A van has crashed into a pole carrying overhead electricity cables in Caister.

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Youngsters taking part in the junior park run on the promenade at Gorleston.

Picture: James Bass

A popular seafront run has expanded and opened up a second version for children.

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