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Great Yarmouth port board shake-up planned

Friday, September 26, 2014
Aerial picture of the Outer Harbour.

A bid has been put forward to shake up the number of board members sitting on Great Yarmouth’s Port Authority (GYPA).

CLS Offshore

Gorleston-based CLS Offshore are continuing their recent pattern of success and growth through gaining the highly regarded CE Marking Certification.

James Mallion

A former East Norfolk Sixth Form College student is attracting worldwide interest and investment for his invention of what’s claimed to be ‘the world’s smallest bike rack’.

Dalby Wharfe

An offshore windfarm support firm which is in the process of moving its crew transfer services base from East Yorkshire to Lowestoft has invested £4.2m in two new vessels.

CHC SCOTIA HELICOPTERS APPRENTICE SCHEME PHOTO

The first group of apprentices in CHC Helicopter’s scheme to develop 35 new, world-class engineers over the next three to five years have arrived in Aberdeen. The week-long induction to the North Sea operations includes hands-on experience working under the guidance of highly experienced aircraft engineers. Apprentices will also be introduced to CHC’s integrated safety management system and safety culture, and get an overview of the North Sea oil and gas players who are CHC’s customers. The apprentices went to the Granite City following eight months training. CHC, which has a base in North Denes, Great Yarmouth launched the scheme in September 2013 and received interest from more than 400 applicants.

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Caister Water Tower. Picture: James Bass

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The existing Tesco store on Yarmouth Road, Caister.
Public exhibition of plans about a new bigger store in the town.

Roads in Caister will be closed for a total of 16 weeks while footpaths are reconstructed and some kerbs replaced.

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Tue, 12:17
Police have released these CCTV images following a robbery at a Great Yarmouth shop

A man armed with a knife made off with cash from a Great Yarmouth shop in a daylight robbery.

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Tue, 16:03
Fire at the Centurion pub. Picture by Connor Hills.

People were told to leave their homes after a fire broke out at a pub in Caister-on-Sea.

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Tue, 16:25
The news team from Wroughton infant school investigate the arrival of a giant egg in the school playground.

The mystery egg laid in a nest in a Gorleston school playground has finally hatched – and the excited children watched a time-lapsed video of the creature emerging.

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