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Tue, 14:19

A Norfolk man who started his career as a digger driver is celebrating 20 years' with a house builder, working his way up to become senior site manager in charge of a 427-new home development.

Billions of pounds are being invested and thousands of highly skilled jobs are being created in our region through the burgeoning offshore energy industry. But would employment and business in Norfolk and Waveney really be boosted, or would overseas companies and workers be the real winners? DANIEL BENNETT reports...

As supermarket chains announce pledges to halve food waste by 2030, reporter JESSICA FRANK-KEYES finds out what Norfolk's businesses are doing to tackle the 10.2 million tonnes of food the UK wastes each year.

Supermarkets and retailers are set to join forces to slash food waste across the UK, ahead of the introduction of ambitious government targets to tackle the "moral scandal" of the 10.2m tonnes of food thrown away in Britain every year.

The expected closure of a Norfolk village pub has been blamed on the smoking ban of 2007 and its failed bed and breakfast.

This fish and chip shop in Swaffham has branched out into doughnuts and they're becoming a hit at events.

Horse racing fans have the chance to go behind the scenes at one of the world's best racing stables.

A Norfolk pub has been saved from closure after new buyers were found, despite community efforts to purchase it nearing completion.

People may not be able to get home to the UK for as long as six days as well as face a bill of thousands after the Jet Airways' cancellation nightmare.

An estate agents under investigation for fraud and theft has shutdown.

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