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Long-term deal for flood defence funding in West Norfolk ‘close’

A deal is moving closer that officials say will guarantee flood defence money for the West Norfolk coast for at least 10 years.

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Residents angry at proposal of new playpark. Pictured residents of Snettisham at area where newplay park is proposed. front row centre Joanna Wood with residents.

Snettisham residents object to play park proposals

Residents have reacted with anger after plans to replace a condemned trim trail with a play park behind a housing estate in Snettisham.

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King's Lynn Town Hall on the Saturday Market Place.

Council meetings set to move to King’s Lynn Town Hall

Public council meetings are set to be moved to Lynn’s Town Hall as part of the proposed relocation of local employment services.

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King’s Lynn driver on right road second time round

King’s Lynn driver on right road second time round

A learner driver from Lynn who hit the headlines for becoming one of the quickest to fail a driving test has finally been able to rip up his L-plates.

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King’s Lynn jobs at risk as Gardman announces move

King’s Lynn jobs at risk as Gardman announces move

Some 150 jobs in the Lynn area look set to disappear as gardening and wild bird-care product firm Gardman relocate to Northamptonshire.

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Norfolk Chamber's breakfast meeting at Duke's Head Hotel, Lynn.

Chamber’s King’s Lynn meeting focuses on future of apprenticeships

Changes to the organisation and funding of apprenticeship programmes were outlined to businesses attending Norfolk Chamber’s breakfast meeting in Lynn last Friday.

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One Studio Hair and Beauty at 75 Norfolk Street  King's Lynn. 
LtoR, Jade Hanks, James Quinan, Whitney White

New hair and beauty salon opens in King’s Lynn

Having trained at Lynn’s College of West Anglia, former student James Quinan has just opened a hair and beauty salon in nearby Norfolk Street.

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Dainel and Claire Cook.

Success spelled out for Lynn based letter hire firm which gains second shortlisting for a national award

Born of an idea following their own wedding less than two years ago, a couple set up a wedding decoration business which has just been shortlisted for a national award for the second time in a matter of months.

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King's Lynn Bus Station Official Opening

Woman charged with assaulting police as King’s Lynn bus station disorder clampdown outlined

A woman has been charged with assaulting two police officers in Lynn’s bus station this week.

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Jonathan Toye at the WINDIS office Tuesday Market Place, King's Lynn

Cash reprieve for West Norfolk disability support service

A Lynn-based support service has been given a funding reprieve, just weeks after its future was plunged into doubt.

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G4 (who have just released their new G4 Love Songs) performing at King's Lynn Tesco Extra on Saturday 11th February.

King’s Lynn shoppers serenaded by X-Factor stars

West Norfolk shoppers were serenaded by vocal harmony group G4 at the Tesco Hardwick store in Lynn on Saturday.

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Health bosses will need to make 230 million worth of cuts over the next five years - but it's long-term plans appear to mask job losses and mergers.

West Norfolk patients’ group lodges health body complaint

Patients’ representatives at a West Norfolk surgery have made a formal complaint against health chiefs, who they say havenot properly addressed their service concerns.

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Castle Acre Primary  School Oak Class  pupils with some of the products they have made ready for selling to parents in school hall, the event is part of Young Enterprise scheme. 
They are with classteacher Karen Shrimpton and The Bishop of Lynn The Rt Revd Jonathan Meyrick

Castle Acre pupils show enterprise at school sale

Youngsters at Castle Acre Primary school enjoyed a taste of business as part of the Young Enterprise scheme. Five teams of pupils created companies, all of who were sponsored by the school, and started off with a budget of £10.

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Mayor’s Business Awards to be live streamed

The Mayor’s Business Awards are just two weeks away and this year for the first time everybody can keep across all the action live.

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Persimmon Homes - Show home at Skipper's Meadow in Narborough, Norfolk.
Pic - Richard Marsham/RMG Photography

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New show home draws potential buyers to Narborough development

A new show home just opened on a development at Narborough has proved popular with potential buyers.

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Nick Henry, the Krusty Loaf

Success for Fakenham bakery business which takes county title

Fakenham’s Krusty Loaf has won the title of Norfolk Producer of the Year in awards run by East of England Co-op.

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Simon Hunt, who has launched  TaxAssist Accountants in King's Lynn.

King’s Lynn accountant urges businesses to prepare for new way of tax reporting

Business owners need to prepare for a new era of tax reporting, advises a Lynn-based accountancy business.

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Mayor, James Johnson, gets a friendly hug from Leo the Lion. Photo: PETER BIRD

Voting closes on Thursday for Community Event of the Year: VOTE NOW

Now is the time to choose your Lynn News’ Community Event of the Year, as part of the West Norfolk Mayor’s Business Award 2016.

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Nwes

Enterprise agency with base in King’s Lynn merges with East Midlands counterpart

Today a merger has been announced between Nwes and its East Midlands counterpart NBV.

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The Bespak Grand East Anglia Run Corporate Challenge � a chance to inject a bit of fun and fitness into the workplace 
A race within a race, the challenge is set to a popular feature of the Grand East Anglia Run (GEAR) 10K, which takes place in King�"s Lynn on Sunday 30th April. Among those already signed up to this exciting challenge are King�"s Lynn chartered accountants Stephenson Smart.
A team from the company lined up alongside sponsors Bespak and event organisers Run For All

Our picture at the launch, Front LtoR, Neil Gayton (Stephenson Smart), Steve Ellul (Bespak), Stuart Graham (Run For All), Elliott Gregorczyk (Run For All), Sarah Jastrzebski (Stephenson Smart), along with other runners taking part from Stephenson Smart.

Corporate Challenge launch in King’s Lynn for GEAR

Staff from companies across Norfolk are preparing to pull on their trainers for the Bespak Grand East Anglia Run (GEAR) Corporate Challenge.

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