Fri, 15:09
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Tourism and hospitality businesses in Norfolk are braced for an influx of visitors and a bumper weekend.

There’s still a fair way to go – but bosses at the new-look Royal Norwich Golf Club say they are on course to deliver one of Norfolk’s most ambitious new sporting venues.


Jamie Brown, head of knowledge and development at Archant, introduces Local Impact.

One of the region’s largest hauliers has fitted out its fleet with in-cab cameras which have already helped to resolve an accident.


A new website has been launched by Norfolk County Council, geared towards making apprenticeships more accessible in the county.

Norfolk County Council

A Norfolk family retailer says it is in a “very positive” position following a strong 2017 which saw pre-tax profit increase by 12%.


Filling station owners in Norfolk have raised their fears over the rising price of petrol.

Eastern Daily Press

A new fuel station has been welcomed by the residents of a coastal town.

A union has hit out at the Construction Industry Training Board’s handling of plans to scrap its training provision and make hundreds of people redundant.


The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) had already revealed proposals to move its head office, where it employs 575 people, from Bircham Newton in north West Norfolk, with Peterborough the most likely destination.

Henry Bellingham

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

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A workshop to help people take their first steps on the road to starting a business will be held in North Norfolk.

North Norfolk District Council

An annual scheme offering grants of up to £5,000 to local charities and community groups has been launched by the Nottingham Building Society.

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.

It is an ambitious vision that could transform one of Norfolk’s market towns - and one which a councillor is determined to make happen.

Fakenham Town Council

The opportunities available for businesses that want to nurture fresh talent will be outlined at an apprenticeships workshop to be hosted by North Norfolk District Council.

North Norfolk District Council

One surveyor values this seven-bedroom house at £600,000. Another says it is almost worthless; the strange case of RBS, a secret survey and the campaigner who will not give up.

Two housing associations are in discussions over a partnership to create East Anglia’s biggest housing group.

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Village shops across the district have stayed open despite treacherous weather conditions, providing a lifeline to residents stuck in rural communities.

Post Office

Snow. In most of us it either brings out childish glee or grumpiness.

Beast from the East

An accountancy firm has expanded its footprint in Fakenham with the acquisition of another business in the town.

A village pub has provided a lifeline to its community following the temporary closure of a local shop.


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