MPs have branded Lloyds Banking Group’s decision to close three north Suffolk branches as ‘disappointing’.

It has been a tough week for high street banks in Norfolk and Suffolk.

NatWest is to close six branches across Norfolk and Suffolk next year due to “radical changes” in the way customers use its services.

First snow comes and goes

Thursday, November 30, 2017

East Anglia has welcomed the first snowfall since last winter, but it is not expected to stick around.

Southwold-based Adnams has teamed up with Florida brewery Cigar City to create an ale celebrating their shared coastal roots.

Turnover has risen at an East Anglian brewery but profits have fallen due to the closure and redevelopment of its hotel.

The region’s breweries are seeing low and non-alcoholic versions of their beers grow more popular as drinkers cut down on booze in favour of healthier options.

As more people move away from alcoholic drinks the market for non-alcoholic drinks is rising and the region’s breweries are aiming not to be left behind.

Tributes have been paid to the former managing director and chairman of Southwold-based brewer Adnams.

A former managing director and chairman of Southwold-based Adnams has died at the age of 92.

With the rising popularity of gin, a distiller is aiming to hit the right spot by launching a ready mixed G&T.

Eager young gardeners at a Gorleston school are ready to reap the benefits of their growing enterprise.

Southwold-based communications agency Spring has renewed its contract to handle tourism marketing for the Moroccan National Tourist Office.

From gin and orange sausages to some of the spiciest chicken wings in Norfolk - this year’s Norwich Food and Drink Festival had it all.

The streets of Southwold will be transformed once more next weekend.

People who live in Southwold, and visitors to the coastal town, are being invited to a crime reduction event next week.

Brewing, distilling and leisure retail company Adnams today reported record annual sales and strong growth in bottom-line profits.

Southwold-based communications design firm Spring has recruited three new members of staff.

Southwold Library has teamed up with genealogist Lynn Taylor to offer people help researching their family history.

The Friends of Southwold Library (FoSL) is to hold a Big Book Sale on March 18.

Smart, punctual and a ‘voice like a foghorn’ – John Barber has all the attributes of a town crier.

Leaders of a community campaign to ensure a former hospital remains open for public use have outlined plans to restore and maintain elements of the much-loved building.

It is the end of an era as the landlords of a much-loved coastal town pub have called last orders for the final time.

More than 50 people attended the annual meeting of Southwold and District Chamber of Trade and Commerce.

Suffolk Coastal MP Therese Coffey has led a small delegation of MPs to meet the Chancellor of Exchequer to press the case on behalf of independent retailers in two coastal towns against proposed business rate rises due to be enforced this April.

More than a hundred people attended an event to offer their opinions on the future economy of a coastal town.

The driver of a black Mini car is being sought by police after a woman was knocked off her bike and broke her leg in Suffolk today.

An annual event has marked the launch of the eagerly anticipated Southwold Arts Festival.

For 15-year-old Charlie Brooks the thrill and adrenaline he feels while racing his motorbike is a dream come true.

High Street traders are predicting “tragic” consequences if the Government sees through plans to raise business rates by an average of 177% in Southwold.

Most Read

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Latest from the EDP

Show Job Lists



max temp: 3°C

min temp: 2°C

Listen to the latest weather forecast