Search
Yesterday, 06:30

The owner of a Norfolk banqueting firm who lost £20,000 in a week in lockdown is calling for action to avoid writing off the year.

Read more
Thursday, June 25, 2020

Keepers at Norfolk’s Banham Zoo said they are “heartbroken” after female Siberian tiger Sveta died during a routine operation.

Read more
Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Can we watch live sports matches in pubs? How can we enjoy a bar meal?

Read more
Coronavirus in Norfolk
Tuesday, June 23, 2020

The prime minister has announced easing of lockdown for vital businesses, warning caution will remain key.

Read more
Norfolk Live
Thursday, June 18, 2020

Businesses have been rallying to those in need by distributing food packages throughout the pandemic – but not quite as big as this delivery.

Read more
Thursday, June 18, 2020

A country home is for sale in Norfolk for offers in excess of £650,000 with paddocks, stables and something you’d never expect.

Read more
Friday, June 5, 2020

The bosses of two of the region’s zoos say the venues are “finished” if the government delays reopening until August.

Read more
Thursday, April 9, 2020

Staff from across Norfolk’s Specsavers stores have been doing their bit to help hospital staff and the police do their jobs.

Read more
Coronavirus in Norfolk
Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Workers at Holland & Barrett, with shops across the region, have launched a fight to close during coronavirus.

Read more
Coronavirus in Norfolk
Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Retailer WH Smith has taken out a £120 million loan to get through the pandemic crisis.

Read more
Coronavirus in Norfolk
Sunday, April 5, 2020

MPs have urged Chancellor Rishi Sunak to come to the aid of Norfolk’s “profoundly vulnerable” £3.3bn tourism industry hit by coronavirus.

Read more
Coronavirus in Norfolk
Saturday, April 4, 2020

Rishi Sunak gave a video Q and A on social media after queries from bosses on Twitter.

Read more
Coronavirus in Norfolk
Saturday, April 4, 2020

The head of Norfolk discount store QD said he was “heart broken” at having to close over coronavirus – but said staff had donated food to local good causes.

Read more
Coronavirus in Norfolk
Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Nearly 3,000 people could lose their jobs at mobile phone retailer Carphone Warehouse, which has nine stand-alone stores across Norfolk.

Read more
Friday, March 13, 2020

The head of a Norfolk events firm has seen £20,000 wiped off his takings from customer cancellations.

Read more
Coronavirus in Norfolk
Tuesday, March 10, 2020

The heads of local coach companies said they were ‘trying to operate as normal’ but having to take action as coronavirus worsens.

Read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2020

The CEO of Banham Zoo and Africa Alive! is leaving Norfolk to go back to his roots with a new role in Scotland.

Read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2020

A worst case scenario could see coronavirus wipe billions off the local economy, a retail analyst has warned.

Read more
Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Tesco is to cut more than 1,800 jobs as part of changes to bakeries in its large supermarkets.

Read more
Saturday, February 8, 2020

Another big department chain with stores across East Anglia has announced it’s closing 12 shops.

Read more
Sunday, February 2, 2020

A Tudor mansion fetched one of the highest prices paid for a house – but what was the most expensive?

Read more
Thursday, January 30, 2020

A boss of a Norfolk wedding venue is seeing a spike in bookings by offering brides and grooms the unusual setting of a zoo.

Read more
Monday, December 30, 2019

More people visited Banham Zoo in Norfolk and Africa Alive! in Suffolk in 2019 than ever before in their 50-year history.

Read more
Friday, November 29, 2019

It was an unusual setting for Raymond Briggs’ classic tale The Snowman when it launched at Banham Zoo. And bosses even managed to create some extra winter magic.

Read more
Tuesday, November 26, 2019

A Norfolk firm supplying products like sausages and bacon has seen its pre-tax profits rise more than 11% to £47.4m – after exporting more pork to China.

Read more
Thursday, September 26, 2019

A couple who have spent years behind the bar at a popular Norfolk pub are preparing to pull their last pints.

Read more
Saturday, September 21, 2019

Norfolk’s Banham Zoo has secured a global first with a magical Christmas tour of the Raymond Briggs’ tale The Snowman and The Snowdog built from toy bricks.

Read more
Friday, September 20, 2019

People working at Thomas Cook travel agencies – with seven across Norfolk – face an anxious wait on jobs as the firm scrambles to avoid collapse.

Read more
Wednesday, August 7, 2019

A Norfolk zoo boss enlisted the help of a tiger to launch a new fund – but had to resort to a rather unusual ploy when the big cat decided not to play ball.

Read more
Wednesday, July 31, 2019

An award-winning village pub, dating to 1610, which is said to have a ghostly regular, is for sale for £475,000.

Read more

Most Read

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Diss Mercury e-edition today
E-edition

Great Days Out

cover

Click here to view
the Great Days Out
supplement

View