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Politicians are being urged to back a new bid to close the productivity gap between town and country and unleash rural communities' "great potential" as we head towards the general election in December.

An economic boost could be delivered to a Norfolk seaside town if it can secure a special status encouraging more coaches to call there out of season.

A town's ambitious bid to transform its high street has been put to the community for how it wants its centre to change.

Farm machinery that struck a railway bridge in the Fens earlier today has caused significant damage, says Network Rail.

The East of England 'cannot afford' to block Stansted airport's expansion plans with Brexit looming, a big-hitting business lobby group has warned.

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A recyclable glass and plastics food packaging firm is set to open a major new warehouse and manufacturing plant at Eye in north Suffolk, creating 50 jobs.

Greene King's past and present workers in Bury St Edmunds are seeking clarity over jobs and pensions after the brewing and pubs giant announced it was the subject of a £2.7bn takeover deal. What will it mean to them?

When ex-banker Philip Turner entered the East Anglian hospitality trade in 2012 he admits that he was "really swimming against the tide".

Beer drinkers' lobby group CAMRA has described Greene King's impending sale to a Chinese multinational property firm as 'very concerning'.

Unions and Greene King's local MP are seeking assurances on jobs after a major £2.7bn deal to buy the pubs and brewery giant was revealed.

A Hong Kong multinational is poised to snap up Bury St Edmunds-based pubs and brewery giant Greene King as part of an eye-watering £2.7bn deal.

Opening up Britain to US food imports under a 'no-deal' Brexit could have "serious" consequences for East Anglia's hugely important poultry sector, farmers' leaders have warned.

East Anglian farmers hailing a bumper wheat harvest may have their celebrations cut short - if they are hit by a hard Brexit.

A town's economy could be in line for a boost with the introduction of time limits at several well-used car parks.

Coastal areas will have to rely on more migration or face a decline in their workforce, according to government figures.

The chair of one of the most powerful environmental bodies in the UK visited Suffolk to find out how one farming family is reversing worrying trends in wildlife losses - while running a highly commercial growing operation.

Firms across Suffolk, Norfolk and Essex are highly vulnerable to cyber attack and are failing to take the problem seriously, a new poll suggests.

A senior judge's refusal or order a re-opening of a public inquiry into plans for two wind turbines in the north Norfolk countryside has drawn the ire of the local council, who labelled the decision "disappointing for residents".

A £6 annual levy could be added to UK electricity bills in order to pay for the construction of Sizewell C nuclear power station.

More than 7,000 children from Waveney are being brought up in poverty, new statistics have revealed.

Norwich is now officially the UK's first sharing city, following a launch event of an initiative which encourages people and businesses to help each other for the common good.

Suffolk will host the opening stage of the 2019 OVO Energy Women's Tour for the second year running, bringing in a predicted £3.5 million to the county's economy.

A Norfolk town's economic situation is so dire it needs a government hand-out, according to a local trade union leader.

A Suffolk MP has called for a shake-up of police funding to address "long-term disparities" between the county's force and others across the country.

In 2018, the number of new businesses registered in the UK grew by 6% compared to 2016, the year that Britain voted to leave the EU.

Norfolk sports car manufacturer Lotus Cars has posted its strongest sales results in seven years.

Print workers at a Suffolk company are set to take a third day of strike action over pay.

As the new year begins, public affairs correspondent Dan Grimmer takes a look at six of the biggest challenges which the region is facing in 2019.

A Suffolk suffragist who became the UK's first female mayor and doctor has been tipped as the new face for the £50 note.

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