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Hawkin's Bazaar has called in administrators to take over the business.

Bosses have revealed as many as 20 jobs could go at services company Norse.

A new restaurant has left hundreds of others trailing on a review website just months after opening on the coast.

Work on the site of the historic Magpie pub, which has stood empty in Norwich's Magpie Road for 14 years, has hit upon a new problem.

After five years in the dark the lights are back on in the former M&S store in Great Yarmouth.

Two solicitors have been banned from being company directors for more than 10 years after investors lost almost £2m.

The most viewed home for sale online over the past month was this four bedroom bungalow with a big surprise in store for buyers.

Youngsters will have a new soft play area as a business looks to create more activities in their town.

A writer campaigning to stop improvement works to a train station has been told it is "unfair" to customers to delay the work any further.

A Norwich restaurant has been put up for sale for £75,000 - despite only opening in May 2019.

A Norfolk toy firm which supplies more than 3m products world-wide reckons its success is down to the appeal of traditional games that entice children away from gadgets.

A Suffolk plating firm which works for customers from around the world has prepared itself for Brexit by gaining key industry accreditations.

A shoe and boot firm has closed in Norwich's Chapelfield leaving 10 staff out of work.

Britannia Enterprises is beginning to claw back funds to repay creditors having collapsed owing more than £600,000.

A chef and his wife who run a trendy restaurant in the historic part of King's Lynn are selling the business for £40,000 - which includes their fully stocked bar.

Owners of the former Panda Bar have confirmed that the site will reopen as a bar or restaurant - despite an ongoing battle over business rates.

With the new owners of a historic shopping mall pulling out all the stops to make it work again we thought we would take a wander down memory lane.

'Store closing' signs have gone up in a department store's shop windows.

A new Tesco Express store looks set to be unveiled at the site of a former pub.

These are some of the best Italian restaurants and cafes in Norwich according to TripAdvisor.

A smartly presented home painted bright yellow with a window box for added colour and lavish decor inside is for sale at auction for £100,000-£110,000.

A new steakhouse is set to open above a popular bar and restaurant in Norwich city centre.

The insurance giant chairman is to walk away from the role after the firm launched a new strategy for going forward with a new management team.

The owner of a new retail park says its popularity has convinced big national brands to commit to the town.

The closure of a pub has been described as a "death knell" for a growing village, as the search continues to find a new landlord.

Two brothers who have taken over a restaurant in a historic merchant's house say they want to make it "more casual and stylish" to draw in younger customers.

Business in Diss has been given a boost after a growing company unveiled a new larger showroom in the town.

A shop owner is hanging up her 1940s attire for good, putting the premises up for sale for £155,000.

A popular restaurant has shut for a full refurbishment set to create up to 12 new jobs.

A 400-year-old pub in Great Yarmouth has been sold with the new owner planning a light revamp of the premises to attract a younger crowd.

The west of Norfolk is being ignored and investment in the region's railway is being wasted due to a lack of infrastructure, a councillor has warned.

Sales online at Norfolk jewellery and accessory firm Lisa Angel out-performed its stores - but the retailer remains "committed to the high street".

A clutch of new independent businesses and the reopening of Primark's revamped store have seen trade thrive in a city street.

A popular park café has been forced to close - but its manager says he hopes to be back in business soon.

Holidaymakers now have a choice of 21 locations in 10 countries direct from Norwich in 2020 - including two new summer flights to Turkey and a twice weekly winter service to Tenerife.

A former hotel and wedding venue which closed at the end of last year has gone up for sale.

Shoppers have reacted with sadness to department store chain Beales going into administration putting the future of its Diss store at risk of permanent closure.

A shop selling items for the home is closing down in Norwich's Chapelfield complex.

A Grade II listed barn converted into a hotel with a permanent wedding marquee set in 2.7 acres of landscaped gardens is for sale for offers in the region of £2.25m.

Gunton Arms owner Ivor Braka is preparing to reopen a rural north Norfolk pub later in the year after a £1m revamp.

Department store chain Beales has collapsed into administration - putting the jobs of more than 1,000 people at risk.

Can you see the potential in this empty, disused farm cottage in need of renovation and coming under the hammer for sale for £160,000-£180,000?

PureGym has revealed the opening date for its new site in Norwich's Riverside.

A town's only post office will be closing its doors - despite avid attempts to retain its services.

Plans to convert a town's former bank into a shop or restaurant have been submitted to Breckland Council.

Are you ripping yourself off? At least 11m people in the UK are overpaying on their energy bills, usually by £100s a year.

A town's branch of Iceland is closing its doors for the final time.

A film director who's worked with stars like Samuel L Jackson has chosen to use the region's sugar beet to make a new kind of vodka.

A family running a bar and restaurant is hoping it's a case of the same but different as they move their business to a new venue.

Whilst some siblings have a thorny relationship, these sisters are also business partners and have turned their passion for gardening into a blossoming business in a disused cider shed.

A wish list of rail upgrades - including more frequent, faster services - largely depends on spending millions of pounds on a new bridge, according to experts.

Customers owed more than £93,000 from a bust holiday firm face a struggle to get their money back after it was revealed the business has no assets left.

A Norwich pub renowned for staging live music events has come up for sale for £225,000.

A district councillor has expressed his joy after convincing a pub chain to reverse a dog ban on a streetside seating area.

Couples who lost their weddings due to the closure of a Norfolk venue are being offered a £2,000 discount at a nearby hotel.

Norwich's Golden Triangle is living up to its name in terms of commanding high property prices - with an end terraced house just gone up for sale for £600,000-£625,000.

HMRC has been accused of "gross incompetence" having incorrectly fined a Norfolk business for late tax returns - despite the deadline being in a fortnight.

A local brewer has come up with some unusual new tipples flavoured with vanilla, coffee and tropical fruits in a bid to re-launch his father's old established brand.

A Suffolk family farm which was transformed into a glamping business has expanded its site after receiving more than £360,000 of funding.

The owner of a country pub and restaurant has said a downturn in trade and the rise of takeaways has left him no choice but to wind down and close.

Ping pong, pool and live entertainment have been introduced to a town restaurant as part of a makeover.

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