Institute of export

Lesley Batchelor OBE, Director General, Institute of Export & International Trade. The more things change, the more global trade stays the same. A lot is being said at the moment about how the way we trade with...

Step aboard

Keeping the wheels turning on bus services across East Anglia is Steve Wickers, Managing Director of First Eastern Counties. In this issue, Steve provides an insight into their business and reveals the reasons behind the...

Find your space to innovate in Norfolk & Suffolk

Eunice Edwards, Enterprise Zone Manager, New Anglia LEP If you were asked to name a regional economic “powerhouse”, Norfolk and Suffolk might not immediately spring to mind. Yet since 2010, economic growth of 9% in the area...

Clegg Construction expanding into the east of england

Clegg Construction has opened an office in Cambridge as part of expansion plans to develop a regional business covering the East of England. Currently Clegg Construction’s head office is based in Nottingham and the company...

Transforming roads in the East of England

Eighteen months ago, you would have been standing in the middle of the River Great Ouse floodplain, a few miles south of Huntingdon. Fast forward to the present day and Highways England have just unveiled...

Network Rail looks ahead to the next five years

The Anglia route runs some of the most important rail infrastructure in the UK. Network Rail services connect millions of people to city, town and country in a fast-growing region which is vital to...

The port that never sleeps

One of the UK’s most easterly ports, Great Yarmouth has established itself as a leading offshore energy port, with more than 50-years’ experience supporting the sector. In this issue, we speak to Ranjit Singh Nagra, Sales...

Your trains transformed

Step off the train at London Liverpool Street and you’ll find yourself in one of the busiest stations in the UK. Explore the Greater Anglia network further and you’ll discover idyllic countryside from the...

Ambitious plans for growth

Since its official formation in 2017, the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority has had ambitious plans for its local area. From innovative transport solutions to new ways of delivering much needed affordable housing, they...

Driving digital and physical change

By Doug Field, Chair of New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) and Joint Chief Executive of the East of England Co-op When you start or build a business, access...