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Suffolk’s official film office has launched a new database of local TV and film professionals to help kickstart the industry following the coronavirus lockdown.

After weeks of mixed messages, the Government has announced it will soon be mandatory to wear a face covering in supermarkets and other shops in England.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Center Parcs is reopening its subtropical swimming paradise complex from July 27 – but limited to a certain number of bathers.

Inaccurate endowment policy forecasts have caused problems for millions, says finance expert Peter Sharkey.

The Week In Numbers with Peter Sharkey

Beauty salons, gyms and leisure centres are to reopen in the government’s latest easing of lockdown rules.

Norfolk Live

With coronavirus making people think twice about going abroad, a staycation could be the perfect getaway.

Fitness clubs, gyms and indoor pools will be allowed to reopen at the end of the month, with outdoor arts performances set to resume from the weekend, the government has announced.

It’s not been an easy few months for those working in the food industry. But the challenges have been met with resilience and innovation. Here, we’ve picked eight reasons to celebrate the work of everyone in the world of Norfolk food and drink during lockdown.

Food and Drink

As many Norfolk eateries welcomed customers indoors for the first time since March, owners have described the experience as positive but strange.

Suffolk’s first night out after months of pubs being in lockdown “went really well” – with officers only being called to a handful of fights.

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Motorsport fans will be allowed to visit a popular Norfolk circuit for race meetings under new guidelines.

The owner of the English Whisky Co in Norfolk is running his distillery tours again.

As a town’s restaurants and pubs prepare to reopen from July 4, landlords have been working hard to make sure their punters will be safe.

Thetford

Seven of the 10 biggest nations Suffolk and Norfolk firms export to are EU nations, data has revealed.

New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership

Split ends, dark roots, or a fade that’s faded - many of us are looking forward to getting our hair back under control as hairdressers and barbers reopen this weekend. EMILY THOMSON spoke with the professionals about what will be changing at the salon.

For the first time in three months, pubs will be able to open their doors to customers on July 4.

Film lovers will be able to watch movies on the big screen from July 4 - here’s how Norfolk’s cinemas are preparing.

Campaigners warn planned tax changes could leave thousands at risk of financial ruin and serious mental health problems as MPs prepare to debate a finance bill in parliament today.

As the government announced plans for pubs and restaurants to re-open from July 4, many in the leisure industry were left feeling in limbo. EMILY THOMSON caught up with three Thetford fitness instructors as they wait to get back in the gym.

Thetford

A town’s high street has been hit with a bit of much-needed glamour, after welcoming a new bridal shop which promises to turn your dream wedding into a reality.

Brandon

In an effort to try out its new social distancing practices ahead of opening next weekend, a zoo has welcomed hundreds of visitors for the first time in months.

Many publicans are spending thousands of pounds of their own money in order to stay afloat during the pandemic, it can be revealed.

Center Parcs will reopen its village near Thetford from Monday, July 13 – but not some of its most popular attractions.

Norfolk’s restaurants and hotels are preparing to bounce back with thousands of diners showing their appetite for post-lockdown eating out.

With lockdown restrictions on the hospitality industry easing next month, campsites across Norfolk and Waveney have been experiencing an upsurge in calls and bookings.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Can we watch live sports matches in pubs? How can we enjoy a bar meal?

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Norfolk’s businesses and attractions are looking forward to throwing open their doors once more after Boris Johnson revealed lockdown restrictions would be eased from July 4.

The prime minister has announced easing of lockdown for vital businesses, warning caution will remain key.

Norfolk Live

Boris Johnson has announced lockdown restrictions are to be eased across England from July 4 - but some businesses must stay shut.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Plans for a new chicken farm to hold nearly 200,000 birds near a rural village in Suffolk have been submitted.

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After weeks of mixed messages, the Government has announced it will soon be mandatory to wear a face covering in supermarkets and other shops in England.

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The High Sheriff of Norfolk has hailed a community centre which proved a lifeline for hundreds of families during the very worst of lockdown.

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