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A multi-purpose community and business centre has launched a new project to provide work experience opportunities for unemployed people.

BT Openreach has launched its biggest recruitment drive ever, which will include 220 engineers to speed the roll-out of faster broadband in the region.


A major Thetford firm’s new warehouse will help facilitate the future expansion of the site.

A new initiative has been launched to highlight the thriving industries in Thetford and the surrounding area.

A new £3.4m electricity substaton will breathe new life into a key employment zone hampered by a lack of power - creating 1,700 new jobs and saving 1,450 more.

Breckland Council

To mark its 10 year anniversary the Thetford Business Forum (TBF) will launch an ambitious project to reach out to investors and potential employers from further afield.


A Norfolk pet food producer is blazing a trail in industry innovation with a “premium nutrition” product.

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

Victory Housing Trust

A Norfolk gym equipment firm has played a part in a big-budget advertising campaign launched by sports giant Nike.

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A food group with sites in East Anglia has put 900 jobs at risk at poultry plants elsewhere in the country.

A logistics unit in Thetford is among three to have been offloaded by a London property developer in a multimillion pound deal.


Challenging trading conditions relating to the Brexit vote and last summer’s impromptu general election contributed to the collapse of an East Anglian furniture chain, a new report reveals.

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Two East Anglian equine businesses have been recognised at an awards ceremony held by the British Equestrian Trade Association (BETA).


Independent retailers will be given an online shop window as part of plans to create a ‘digital high street’ in some of Norfolk’s market towns.

William Nunn

Major retailer B&M is set to move into a proposed new retail park - despite fears it would lead to a major loss of land for high-skilled employment.

The factory and head office of failed furniture retailer Multiyork has attracted interest from a consortium which claims it wants to continue production and secure jobs at the site.


Administrators are still hoping to find a buyer for the stores and factory of failed furniture retailer Multiyork.

Multiyork Furniture is set to disappear from the high street after a national sofa group bought its assets, name and several stores – but the future of its East Anglia shops remains in doubt.

A new distribution deal is helping a Norfolk spirits company take on the heavyweights of gin and Scotch, as it looks to get into bars and restaurants across the country.


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