Norwich Ice Rink Coming Soon. Click here to find out more!

Click here

Harbour & Port news

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.

Great Yarmouth College
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.

3Sun apprentice Elliott Reade at work in their Great Yarmouth base.

Picture: James Bass

Offshore firm 3sun Group has partnered with Great Yarmouth College to launch a pioneering pre-apprenticeship course tailored to the company’s needs as it continues its growth.

CLS strengthens its welding team with the appointment of Ahmed Al-Mansour and Kyriakos Didilis.

CLS Offshore’s managing director Scott McMillan and Daniel Beveridge, technical manager, recently presented to 50 engineers at The Welding Institute Offshore Oil and Gas Technical Group meeting in Aberdeen.

Pictured, from left: Stephan Schmitt, James Shipp, Emily Kirby and Alex Salmon.

Three members of staff at accountancy and business advisory firm BDO in Great Yarmouth have become newly qualified accountants.

United Kingdom
WEN visiting Seajacks in Great Yarmouth.

Twelve students from East Norfolk Sixth Form College last week attended a breakfast, talks and a general introduction and exposure to the energy industry.

East Norfolk Sixth Form College
GY 4networking launch

East Anglia’s business community received a boost recently with the launch of Great Yarmouth’s 4Networking group, a first for the town. An audience of over 30 businessmen and women enjoyed a 4Sight presentation by 4Networking chairman and development director, Terry Cooper, who shared his experience of a successful sales career, which spans more than 40 years.

Most Read

Wed, 08:27
The Blackfriars Tavern in Great Yarmouth where there was a fire last night(Tuesday).

An investigation is under way after three people were treated for smoke inhalation when a fire broke out in a flat above a public house in Great Yarmouth last night.

Read more
Great Yarmouth
Mon, 17:45
Ad feature at Eastern Beach caravan park, Caister on-Sea.; Owners, Carole and Mark Jones.

A Norfolk farming and food products business has confirmed that the arrival of a large group of people in Caister is to cover the seasonal demand they face.

Read more
Mon, 17:48
Top row (left to right): Jason Colman was sentenced to three years and nine months imprisonment; Jacqueline Dunne was sentenced to three years and nine months imprisonment. Bottom row (left to right): Jeanette Wise was sentenced to 21 months imprisonment; Paul Mason was sentenced to 26 months imprisonment; Wandile Mirazi was sentenced to five years imprisonment. Picture: Norfolk Constabulary

A man who admitted his part in the supply of class A drugs in Norwich and Great Yarmouth has been sentenced to five years detention.

Read more
Norwich Crown Court
Wed, 12:41
Police Officer. Picture: Ian Burt

Residents in Hemsby and Caister have been targeted by a scam in recent weeks, where someone has claimed they are a police officer in order to try and extort money.

Read more
Lloyds Bank
Andrew McGowan.

A teenager accused of murdering Great Yarmouth man Andrew McGowan, has appeared in court.

Read more

Most Commented

Yesterday, 14:54
The first afternoon session of the Winter Beer and Cider Festival at  St George’s Theatre.
November 2015.

Picture: James Bass

The first-ever winter edition of the Great Yarmouth Beer and Cider Festival gets under way today at St George’s Theatre.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 7°C

min temp: 7°C

Digital Edition

Read the Great Yarmouth Mercury e-edition today E-edition