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More than half of rural businesses in East Anglia feel their viability could be threatened if access to migrant workers is restricted after Brexit, according to an industry survey.

Sport chiefs in Essex want to get 60,000 more people active in the county in a bid to save the NHS some of the £58million it spends locally treating inactive people.

The go-ahead has been secured for a £32million project which will mean a ten-fold reduction in the risk of flooding to people living in part of Lowestoft.

An Ipswich McDonald’s restaurant has been given a major digital makeover.

People will have the chance to “score” their employer in a new drive by the TUC to ensure a fair deal for workers.

Leading business organisations are calling on the government to push ahead with major infrastructure projects despite the hung parliament and uncertainty of Brexit.

Young people living in rural Suffolk are at risk of feeling “locked in” and disconnected from education and employment opportunities, new research has found.

The Government’s business minister has been asked to intervene in a consultation to decide whether one of west Suffolk’s biggest employers will shut down its manufacturing plant in Sudbury.

Budding entrepreneurs from Kesgrave High School have visited two of the region’s best-known hotels to get an insight into the hospitality industry.

Ivan Cutting, artistic director and a founder of Eastern Angles, has a foot in Suffolk and Norfolk. He wouldn’t have it any other way.

Plans for a multi-million pound train maintenance depot in Brantham have been given the go ahead by Babergh District Council.

Eager customers gathered at Anglia Retail Park in Ipswich on Friday morning in a bid to be one of the first few through the doors at the new B&M store.

Pupils from a Sudbury primary school created their own piece of history by burying a time capsule at a new housing development.

Construction of Britain’s first new nuclear power station for decades has today come under fire – with the Government’s own monitoring body saying the deal has “locked consumers into a risky and expensive” project.

For diamond couple Alice and Owen from Sudbury size certainly doesn’t matter.

Around 75 local firms attended a “very positive” business breakfast on Tuesday, June 20, in Harwich showcasing the £1.5bn Galloper wind farm project under construction off the Suffolk coast.

Japanese and the Chinese languages are the most lucrative for UK jobseekers, offering average salaries of more than £31,000 for speakers, according to a study.

A town centre cinema for Newmarket is now a step closer after a decision to carry out a £50,000 feasibility study was agreed by the council.

More than 200 young women from across Suffolk and Norfolk took part in an inspirational event aimed at encouraging them into a career in engineering today.

As councils look at new ways to bring more people into the adult social care sector, Beccy Hopfensperger, the authority’s cabinet member for adult care, explains the various ways of getting into a rewarding career.

It takes a special kind of person to work as a live-in carer, says Sarah Van Niekerk, who has travelled half way round the world to find her vocation. She told Sheena Grant more.

Today, scores of exciting and fun events are happening across the county as people and organisations take the opportunity to celebrate all things Suffolk, writes Terry Hunt.

The boss of one of the region’s biggest companies has beaten business leaders from the likes of Google, Microsoft and Rolls Royce to claim a national award.

This year it will outline the legislative programme for the next two years rather than the usual 12-months in a bid to give parliament more time to tackle the Great Repeal Bill – the mammoth task of converting European Union law into the UK’s.

A loss-making Suffolk flour mill has been bought out of administration in a pre-pack deal, saving all 16 jobs at the plant.

It takes a special kind of person to work as a live-in carer, says Sarah Van Niekerk, who has travelled half way round the world to find her vocation. She told Sheena Grant more.

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