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Farmers could switch from growing grain to grapes as a warming environment creates opportunities to make East Anglia a major wine production region, according to a climate change scientist.

An artist inspired by the East Anglian countryside is preparing for a fundraising exhibition after completing 100 drawings in 100 days to help a farming mental health charity.

With East Anglia's annual Agri-Tech Week innovation showcase set to begin on Monday, Agri-Tech East director Dr Belinda Clarke explains how the collaborative vision of "One Agriculture" can create a diet that supports people, the planet and sustainable businesses.

Recruitment is due to begin "soon" for management jobs at the two vast tomato greenhouses being built in Norfolk and Suffolk - with hundreds more general staff expected to be hired in spring 2020.

The first major assessment of a "Payment by Results" pilot scheme in Suffolk and Norfolk has shown that farmers are more motivated to develop nature-friendly practices and are delivering "exceptional results" for wildlife.

A rejuvenated East Anglian fishing industry could restore hundreds of jobs and boost our economy by £32m - but only if government policies can maximise the "once-in-a-generation chance" offered by Brexit.

During a period of unprecedented change, farm businesses must evolve to stay ahead of the curve says BEN UNDERWOOD, East regional director for the Country Land and Business Association (CLA East).

A vast tomato greenhouse covering an area larger than the O2 Arena will be built outside Norwich as part of a £120m project creating 360 new jobs in Norfolk and Suffolk.

The Suffolk superstar has taken to Instagram to share a picture of a derby grudge match where he is wearing a full Ipswich Town kit.

Organisers of the Latitude Festival had to pause performances on three of their main stages as a safety precaution, whilst a huge storm cloud hovered over Henham Park.

Parents have been warned not to give their babies a type of baby food amid fears rubber may be found in some jars of the product.

A food and clothing giant which saw its sugar profits plummet in the first half of its financial year expects them to bounce back.

A teenager from Ipswich has made a heartfelt documentary highlighting the plights of dementia sufferers and their families that will be played in hospitals across East Anglia.

The New Anglia LEP has revealed which four projects in Norfolk and Suffolk will receive a portion of funding totalling £14.5m.

The chances of much support for UK farming in a post-Brexit future are "pretty small" and a "dramatic shock" to the industry is inevitable, a Suffolk-based food entrepreneur predicts.

Consultant vascular surgeon Michael Gaunt is full of surprises as he reveals to Gina Long MBE the things he loves and hates about living in East Anglia...

Previously unseen photographs of the Queen and Prince Philip relaxing at a picnic have emerged for sale in East Anglia.

The search is on for the brightest sparks on East Anglia's business scene.

A celebrated Suffolk brewer has branched out into cider making.

A weather warning remains in place because of Storm Gareth, with the potential for gusts of up to 60mph in Norfolk today (Wednesday).

The last time Jeanette Kempton was seen alive, she was staggering down a London street holding a funeral wreath. Her body was found 16 days later in a north Suffolk ditch. Why has this case gone unsolved for 30 years?

An intrepid actor has completed a 118-mile morris dance in memory of a friend, raising more than £7,000 in the process.

Norfolk commuters will hope new trains being rolled out on the regional network keep time with the same precision as Swiss-made watches, as Greater Anglia tests the first of its new long electric trains made in the Alpine country.

An 18th century Broads pub which has been empty since 2016 could be converted into new homes despite councillors refusing the plans.

A food enthusiast who spent years selling food at music festivals is to turn a former delicatessen in Harleston into a café specialising in vegan food.

Leaders tackling drug supplies in Suffolk from larger towns and cities have highlighted some of the signs for people to look out for that a "county line" may be operating on their doorstep.

Plans for a £190,000 revamp of a Cromer park have been approved with work set to start later this year.

Nearly £2.9m in fines and court costs were handed out to fare dodgers last year after Greater Anglia prosecuted passengers caught without tickets.

How does the body of a young mother from south London end up in a field 120 miles away in rural Suffolk?

Teenagers from a Norwich college are providing a valuable friendly face for elderly people living with dementia.

Suffolk is set to pioneer technology aimed at future-proofing Britain's roads as part of a nationwide £22.9m government project.

The head of a proposed new nuclear power station based in Suffolk urged developers, investors and government to join forces to make it happen following a decision to shelve schemes elsewhere in the UK.

Douglas Smith was just 14 when he followed in his father's footsteps and started work at a crematorium. He proved himself a good listener in a challenging job - "sympathetic and understanding", says his son.

A coroner has opened an inquest into the death of a 31-year-old man who was killed in a car crash two days before Christmas.

Kit Harington, better known as Jon Snow has praised fellow star Ed Sheeran for giving him the idea to move to Suffolk.

Agents charged with selling Lord Nelson's old watering hole have asked for offers over £350,000.

After more than 10 years of searching, a professional diver claims he has found the plane wreck that could prove once and for all how a Suffolk-based airman crashed down to Earth nearly half a century ago.

A historic pub named after Lord Nelson has been put on the market, throwing into doubt the prospect of it ever re-opening.

As one year ends and another begins Derek James climbs aboard the time machine and slaps it in reverse gear to discover what was making the news in days gone by.

Thousands turned out to Boxing Day hunt meets across the region - as Labour warned it would strengthen legislation banning the hunting of animals.

Plans are underway to transform a former delicatessen in Harleston into a café specialising in vegan food.

In a world ever more digitally connected, organic and honest friendships have taken on a new level of significance.

A major A-road was blocked following a collision between several vehicles.

The family of a popular cafe owner who died in a road crash have paid tributes to a "wonderful lady who will be missed by everyone".

Public Notice

Monday, December 17, 2018

NATIONAL PARKS AND ACCESS TO THE COUNTRYSIDE ACT 1949 WILDLIFE AND COUNTRYSIDE ACT 1981 DECLARATION OF NATIONAL NATURE RESERVE PARISHES OF BLYTHBURGH, WALBERSWICK, WESTLETON, WANGFORD WITH BENHAM, REYDON, DUNWICH AND SOUTHWOLD. COUNTY OF SUFFOLK

An East Anglian farmers' leader is cautioning against creating a post-Brexit divide between those able to afford food reared and grown to a high standard in the UK and those who can't.

Feedback from a controversial consultation into the Lowestoft Record Office and "future delivery" of the service will come under scrutiny in the next few days.

A major brewing and pubs group based in Suffolk says it is outperforming the market as it enjoyed a boost from the summer heatwave and World Cup.

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