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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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Handout photo issued by Essex County Fire & Rescue Service of the scene of a collision between a bus and a lorry carrying a static steam engine which left eighteen people injured, one critically. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Wednesday September 23, 2015. The driver of the bus, which was carrying 32 people, was airlifted to the Royal London Hospital in a

A Yarmouth man has been charged with six counts of causing serious injury by dangerous driving after a crash involving a bus and a lorry carrying a static steam engine.

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A wanted man was arrested in the early hours yesterday, after he had become stuck in a ditch in Caister.

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Sunday, June 26, 2016
Iceland store at Market Gates

Iceland have confirmed they are looking to open up one of their “larger format” stores at the Gapton Hall Retail Park.

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St Johns church on the corner of Lancaster Road in Great Yarmouth.
Picture: James Bass

A Great Yarmouth church is the focus of the town’s latest regeneration project - establishing a new hub for the creative industries and conservation skills.

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Lucas Pontes, 8, from Great Yarmouth was diagnosed with a brain tumour in April 2015. Now his family have been told there is nothing doctors can do and he only has 12 months to live.

Lucas with sister Luana, 2.

A bar manager has set his sights on organising a fundraising football tournament for 8-year-old Lucas Pontes, who has just 12 months to live.

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