Freeport East vision taking shape

Earlier this year, Freeport East was unveiled as one of eight new Freeports in England, with plans to become a hub of global trade and national regeneration and innovation. While talks are still underway on...

Green light for Gateway 14

Plans for a huge new business park in Suffolk have moved a step closer to reality. Initial plans for Gateway 14 were conditionally approved by Mid Suffolk District Council in August. The 2.45 million square...

NEW PROJECT TO INCREASE RESILIENCE OF WATER STRESSED AREAS IN ENGLAND AND FRANCE

A new €4m cross-border project between England and France will help to improve how local areas mitigate and adapt to the threats of increased future water scarcity and drought in England and France. Water for...

Free wi-fi helps people connect digitally in Great Yarmouth’s Market Place

Visitors to Great Yarmouth’s Market Place can now access free public wi-fi as part of the cross-Channel Go Trade project that’s helping to revitalise historic markets. Great Yarmouth Borough Council is launching the new service...

Landmark development in Felixstowe enters final phase

As part of ongoing investment in Felixstowe’s South Seafront, the development of a new iconic café is entering the final phase. Barnes Construction started work on the landmark building in August last year and are...

The sun rises over Peterborough

A £600m masterplan has been devised to ensure that what is probably the UK's fastest growing city keeps pace with the 21st century expectations of entrepreneurs and residents alike. HELEN COMPSON reports. To get the...

£264m invested in bridging the gap between east coast communities

New infrastructure projects are regarded as being of national significance Work has started on two new bridges that promise to bring big economic benefits to communities on the East Anglian coast. The Third River Crossing in...

NEW SHOWCASE FOR REGION’S SCIENTIFIC INNOVATION

State-of-the-art laboratories being built at Norwich Research Park will enhance the region’s growing reputation for scientific innovation in the agri-food sector. The £5m development is expected to unlock further investment at the Enterprise Zone site and...

NEW ROUTES TO MARKET FOR HISTORIC HUBS

Rejuvenating the 11 market towns in his patch is a priority for the Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, James Palmer.  The market towns, an integral part of the local combined authority’s industrial strategy, now stand...

How to jet off in safety and comfort

The time has come to get back in the air, to get back out into the world, reconnect with customers, family and friends, and kick-start the economy after many months of lockdown. You may think...