LOTUS ANNOUNCES NEW MANUFACTURING CENTRE IN NORWICH

Lotus Cars is to develop a new production centre in Norwich in a move that is expected to create 125 jobs in the city. The world-renowned...

LEP RESPONSE TO CHANCELLOR'S SUMMER STATEMENT

Chris Starkie, chief executive of New Anglia LEP, said he welcomed measures aimed at the rebuilding of consumer and business confidence...

 
 
 

MORE THAN £32M CONFIRMED FOR ‘SHOVEL-READY' PROJECTS IN NORFOLK AND SUFFOLK

Projects across Norfolk and Suffolk which are ‘shovel-ready' could go-ahead after funding of £32.1m was confirmed as part of a Government...

ECONOMIC RECOVERY RESTART PLAN IS LAUNCHED

An ambitious plan to get the economy of Norfolk and Suffolk back on its feet in the wake of Covid-19 has been launched. It contains...

 
 
 

TOURISM + TECH

Tourism and Tech was a webinar held in June 2020 and organised by Norfolk County Council and Tech East, in partnership with the New...

POTENTIAL IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON EMPLOYMENT OUTLINED IN REPORT

The potential scale of the impact of Covid-19 on employment in Norfolk and Suffolk has been outlined in a new report by New Anglia...

 
 
 

NEW ANGLIA CAREERS HUB EXPANDS TO HELP SUPPORT COVID-19 RECOVERY

All secondary schools and colleges in Norfolk and Suffolk will have the opportunity to join a Careers Hub in a move aimed at transforming...

Online lessons keep adult learners supported in lockdown

ONLINE LESSONS KEEP ADULT LEARNERS SUPPORTED IN LOCKDOWN

Adult learners in Norfolk have been able to continue their courses, online, despite lockdown - boosting their wellbeing and easing...

 
 
 

GRANT HELPS CRANE FIRM EXPAND IN NORWICH

A crane sales, repair and hire firm can expand its Norfolk customer base, thanks to a grant from New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership. Crowland...

CLIMBING CENTRE TO REACH NEW HEIGHTS WITH COVID-19 FUNDING

A climbing centre is investing in new walls and equipment to help maintain social distancing thanks to a Covid-19 scheme launched by...

 
 
 

REPORT HIGHLIGHTS DEVASTATING IMPACT OF PANDEMIC ON PERFORMANCE VENUES

A group of Norfolk and Suffolk's most-loved performance venues have come together to assess the devastating impact caused by the COVID-19...

FOOD PRODUCERS TO EXPAND PRODUCTION THANKS TO COVID-19 GRANTS

Home-made cakes and pies have been among the foodie treats delivered to people's doors during lockdown and two businesses have been...

 
 
 

FLOORING FIRM USES TECHNOLOGY TO HELP KEEP STAFF AND CUSTOMERS SAFE

Ipswich carpet and flooring company Donnelly Watson is using technology to re-open its business safely. The company has been fitting...

ONLINE PPE DATABASE LAUNCHED TO HELP BUSINESSES REOPEN

A database for sharing offers of PPE and return to work equipment has been launched by New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership to support...

 
 
 

TOURING THEATRE COMPANY RECEIVES SUPPORT FROM COVID-19 FUND

An international touring theatre company based in Norwich has benefited from a New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership scheme set up...

FOOD PRODUCTION FIRM SHARES ADVICE FOR SAFE WORKING

Norwich-based crisp company Kettle Foods has made a number of changes to allow its production to continue throughout lockdown. Here...

 
 
 

NEW ANGLIA LEP WELCOMES SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION FOR SIZEWELL C

EDF Energy submitted its Development Consent Order application for Sizewell C, a new nuclear power station in Suffolk, on 27 May 2020. The...

NEW GRANT SCHEME HELPS DESIGN FIRM INVEST IN PRINTING EQUIPMENT

A Sudbury-based print and design firm is the first to benefit from a new fund set up to support Norfolk and Suffolk companies to recover...

 
 
 

FIND OUT HOW SIMPLE CHANGES KEPT A FOOD PRODUCTION FIRM OPEN THROUGH LOCKDOWN

Staff at Rapeseed Oil producers Hillfarm Oils have been safely working throughout lockdown. Sam Fairs talks about some of the changes...

CONSTRUCTION SECTOR LOOKS AHEAD TO COVID RECOVERY

Support sustainable development and help the construction and housebuilding sectors to recover from COVID-19 - that is the message...

 
 
 



Eric Dier banned for FOUR matches and fined £40,000 after jumping into crowd...

Eric Dier banned for FOUR matches and fined £40,000 after jumping into crowd to confront fan

Tottenham midfielder Dier admitted his actions on March 4 at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium were 'improper' but denied that they were also 'threatening'. Read more ...

Jos Buttler happy England and West Indies could show solidarity by taking a knee

Jos Buttler happy England and West Indies could show solidarity by taking a knee

England vice-captain Jos Buttler hopes his side's decision to join their West Indian opponents in taking a knee sends a “very powerful message” about cricket's support for the... Read more ...

West Ham 0-1 Burnley: Jay Rodriguez header leaves David Moyes' men mired in...

West Ham 0-1 Burnley: Jay Rodriguez header leaves David Moyes' men mired in relegation battle

ADRIAN KAJUMBA AT LONDON STADIUM: Jay Rodriguez headed in the only goal as Burnley inflicted defeat on relegation-threatened West Ham United on Wednesday evening. Read more ...

UFC 251 fight card in FULL: Three HUGE title fights taking place on Fight...

UFC 251 fight card in FULL: Three HUGE title fights taking place on Fight Island including Masvidal vs Usman

UFC 251 takes place this weekend - with THREE title fights on the card. The big show takes place from UFC's brand new Fight Island in the UAE. Jorge Masvidal has taken the... Read more ...

Brighton vs Liverpool - Premier League: Live score, lineups and updates

Brighton vs Liverpool - Premier League: Live score, lineups and updates

Brighton face a tough test against newly crowned Premier League champions Liverpool when the teams meet at the AMEX Stadium. Follow all the action from the 8.15pm kick-off here. Read more ...

Hollyoaks star Nikki Sanderson and Greg Whitehurst have SPLIT after five...

Hollyoaks star Nikki Sanderson and Greg Whitehurst have SPLIT after five years together

The Hollyoaks star, 36, broke the news to The Sun on Wednesday and said the pair have remained friends, though the publication claimed he has since joined dating app Bumble. Read more ...

Teenager stabbed to death in south London

Teenager stabbed to death in south London

The scene in Seely Drive, Dulwich A teenager has been stabbed to death in south London sparking a murder investigation, the Metropolitan Police said. Officers were called to... Read more ...

Celebrity Masterchef fans horrified as Baga Chipz admits to bizarre food habit

Celebrity Masterchef fans horrified as Baga Chipz admits to bizarre food habit

Fans were left baffled this evening as Drag Race star Baga let judges Gregg Wallace and John Torode in on her guilty food secret Read more ...

West Indies coach hails both sets of players 'statement' in taking a knee...

West Indies coach hails both sets of players 'statement' in taking a knee before first Test

Cricket's long-awaited return on Wednesday yielded centre stage to powerful messages from West Indies players past and present as the Black Lives Matter movement came to the... Read more ...

Hillingdon Hospital A&E Closes As 70 Staff Members Self-Isolate Following...

Hillingdon Hospital A&E Closes As 70 Staff Members Self-Isolate Following Covid-19 Outbreak

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more. A London hospital has closed its doors to emergency admissions... Read more ...