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Yesterday, 14:28

And companies have been capitalising on the rising footfall brought about by the warm temperatures.

It’s the business travel firm you’ve never heard. CAROLINE CULOT spoke to Adam Knights, MD at ATPI.

A new poultry plant which looks set to create at least 650 full-time jobs has been given the green light.

As the owner of Lowestoft Magistrates’ Court asks for the public’s input on its future, readers have been having their say on its replacement.

A businessman wants the public to put forward their suggestions for the redevelopment of a town’s former magistrates’ court.

It’s a list that offers a nostalgic trip down memory lane.

A prestigious family-run business which has been based in a town for a century is set to close its doors in the next few weeks.

A new poultry plant extension planned for north Suffolk is set to create hundreds of new jobs aimed at Brexit-proofing the business.

Woodforde’s Brewery has landed a deal to see its products launched into 24 more Tesco stores.

Visitors to Africa Alive! and Banham Zoo will be helping save endangered animals as part of a five-year plan revealed by the new boss.

Ten months after a devastating fire tore through shop premises in Halesworth, businesses in the area are still suffering.

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Friday, April 5, 2019

There are few barriers to making a simple ISA investment, says Peter Sharkey.

The Week In Numbers with Peter Sharkey

Staff at a closing department store will be given the chance to apply for roles in other branches or be made redundant - despite being told no jobs would be lost.

Three pitches in East Anglia have won a chunk of funding totalling £230,000 to boost the visitor economy and offshore energy sector.

Norfolk drivers have suffered the highest hike in diesel prices in the past month compared with any other place in the country.

The new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium will host its first Premier League match tonight when the north London club host Crystal Palace, and the work of a Lowestoft firm will be on show throughout.

It is a name that has been synonymous with a town for more than a century.

Store closures and job losses are expected after struggling retailer Bonmarche was taken over at a cut-price rate of just £5.7m.

The chief executive of the new East Suffolk Council has outlined his hopes for the future of Lowestoft.

How does Norwich or Thetford rank for ‘retail therapy’ compared with the rest of the UK? A new league table has some surprising results.

A furniture store has announced it is set to close for the final time, with a national chain arriving in its place.

East Anglian company launches boxes filled with everything you need for the ultimate breakfast at home...or on holiday.


For Peter Sharkey, an informative journey on the East Anglian Express was a good chance for a financial chat.

Peter Sharkey

A deal which would have seen a former high street cafe transformed into a Belgian chip shop has fallen through because the large fryers would not squeeze into the kitchen.

A block of 27 apartments, located in a prime position on a popular seafront, is set to be auctioned off next month.


A prestigious menswear retailer is set to shut its doors in Lowestoft after 50 years of trading.

Peter Aldous

Overwhelming agreement to work towards cutting greenhouse gas emissions with the aim of the council becoming carbon neutral by 2030.

Fortnite has saved retailer Game Digital from posting a poor set of results for the first half of the year.

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Retail giant Next has seen its profits tumble, and has said revenue is expected to continue declining for the rest of the year.


Concerned relatives have been left “numb” after a healthcare trust announced shock plans to close a service supporting hundreds of people each day.

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Yesterday, 15:04

A 49-year-old who stabbed a man in Lowestoft High Street has been warned he is likely to be jailed when he is sentenced next month.

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Drivers are being warned that delays are likely as work is carried out on a busy road.

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Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing 15-year-old girl.

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Sunday, April 21, 2019

A man’s body was found on Kessingland beach on Sunday morning.

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A crash has blocked a road between Bungay and Halesworth.

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