A Chinese takeover of a Norfolk sports car maker is a sign of confidence in the UK’s manufacturing sector, an industry expert has said.
The new owner of Norfolk carmaker Group Lotus says it will “unleash the full potential” of the famous brand.
Lotus Engineering was founded by engineers Colin Chapman and Colin Dare in 1952 and by 1958 an off-shoot Team Lotus had become active in Formula One racing.
Gin has taken the spirit world by storm over the past few years, and now two Wymondham companies have carved their niche on the bandwagon with a refillable product.
The closure dates for the East Anglian branches of Norwich and Peterborough Building Society have been confirmed.
A south Norfolk abattoir is being investigated by the Food Standards Agency (FSA) over the killing of horses.
A clothing line called Vendetta London has won a group of Wymondham College students the title of ‘Norfolk’s best company’ in the county final of a Young Enterprise Company Programme competition.
An Attleborough-based firm has become Carbon Trust-accredited, meaning businesses which have its heat pumps installed could be eligible for grants of up to £10,000.
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Opening up key markets abroad is part of the puzzle for a games-making firm as it aims to drive growth.
England should look to a more European model of housebuilding and give control to homeowners themselves.
Doubts have been cast over the future of two key routes from Norwich airport, after they were omitted from an airline’s winter schedule.
When Andrew Nelstrop set up the English Whisky Company in 2006, his aim was to create world-class single malt.
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Three organisations have come together to offer a wine tasting trip on a heritage railway line.
A pipe and steelwork fabrication firm has joined the businesses supporting a children’s charity.
A buyer has been found for a Norfolk carmaker which went into administration - but it has been confirmed that 25 jobs have been lost in the process.
A catering company is cooking up a storm in its new kitchen, which it hopes will be the recipe for turnover to rise.
Virtual-reality videos give potential recruits an engineer’s-eye view of work for BT Openreach.
A village pub has added a cafe area in a nod to the rising popularity of fine coffee.
Thousands of teenagers have a fresh insight into the variety of jobs and training on offer in Norfolk after a major careers festival.
Construction company Bateman Groundworks has won two new contracts worth more than £5m.
Former pupils of a Watton high school are being urged to join a new alumni group to help current students achieve their career aspirations.
Two Watton-based businesses have been named among the most “inspiring” British companies.
A mother from Watton appeared on ITV’s This Morning to talk about how she secretly gave her son cannabis to save his life.
Members of the public are being invited to bring items to sell at a charity car boot sale to raise money for specialist medical equipment.
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