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A series of free seminars aiming to empower businesses to take control of customer experiences is set to take place across Norfolk and Suffolk.

A talented artist is hoping to sow the seeds of success as he launches a new restaurant in Bungay.


Businesses across the Suffolk are celebrating a “very good” food safety rating for their dedication to hygiene and excellent food safety.

A deal which will breathe new life into the former site of a coastal town’s highest rated café is expected to be struck this week.

Waveney River Centre has announced that it will be offering luxury boating holidays, starting in Easter.

Waveney River Centre

Owners say they hope their restaurant and hotel will bring something different to the Lowestoft area.


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Friday, February 15, 2019

Investing in uncertain times can pay longer-term dividends, says financial columnist Peter Sharkey.

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A playful pair of serval kittens are the latest, and cutest, new addition to a Suffolk zoo’s big cat family.

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Parkdean Resorts, which runs holiday parks in Suffolk and Norfolk, has announced what’s new in 2019 - and it might be make caravan parks seem more luxurious than you’d expect.

Parking woes, competition from national chains and poor management are the main factors behind a bar closure - according to its owner.

Businesses in Norfolk and Suffolk looking to gain greater insight into physical and digital marketing are being offered a free information session, courtesy of Archant.

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Finance columnist Peter Sharkey on why investing needn’t be too complicated.

Peter Sharkey

People in Lowestoft are being asked to give their views on the town centre, as a new survey is launched.

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Today marks the first day of the Chinese New Year.

Petrolheads are rejoicing as an award-winning classic car show announces its return.

A boxing gym with branches in Norwich, Lowestoft and Beccles is launching a new academy in partnership with an agency aimed at improving the lives of young people.


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Friday, February 1, 2019

Having your investments actively managed can pay dividends, says financial expert Pete Sharkey

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Claire’s has announced it is set to close its store in Lowestoft.

Chartered accountants and financial planners Lovewell Blake has announced the appointment of a new manager.

Retail giant Tesco is reportedly considering thousands of job losses as part of a bid to bring down costs.


The Body Shop has announced it will close its store in Lowestoft.

The familiar taste of Paravanni’s ice cream is etched in to the memory of generations across the region.


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Friday, January 25, 2019

Older homeowners have a solution for credit card quandary, says our financial columnist Peter Sharkey.

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A popular department store is set to close, leaving a “major site” prime for redevelopment in Lowestoft.

After the announcement that Beales department store is set to close its doors in Lowestoft, the big question remains – what would you like to see as its replacement?

The Great Yarmouth Air show will not be taking place in 2019 it has been confirmed.

A deal is under way which will see a new business take over the former site of a town’s highest rated café.

If a business idea worked in the past, there’s every chance it’ll work again, says Peter Sharkey.

Peter Sharkey

In the latest stumble of the British high street, fashion retailer New Look has issued a profit warning.

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Do companies do enough to keep their staff with workplace perks like pilates? Peter Sharkey investigates.

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