New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership has announced Claire Cullens, Chief Executive of Norfolk Community Foundation, and Pete Joyner, Managing Director at Shorthose Russell and Thissaway, as its newest board members. The LEP has expanded its membership, increasing the private sector representation on the Board. This move follows recommendations from Government’s LEP Review last year. The […]
Partners in the multi-million pound Bacton to Walcott Coastal Management (Sandscaping) Scheme gathered in Cromer on February 19th, for the signing of the construction contract with Team Van Oord. The significant project milestones include the decommissioning of existing outfalls and building of a new outfall during May and June; and the placing of approximately 1.8 […]
The Environment Agency’s new tidal flood defence barrier for Ipswich has been officially opened by Floods Minister, Dr Thérèse Coffey, ensuring more than 1,600 homes and 400 businesses are better protected from flooding and the impacts of climate changeover the course of the next century.
New Anglia LEP is delighted to announce that Lindsey Rix has become the Deputy Chair of its board. Lindsey is Managing Director of Aviva’s UK Savings and Retirement business. Lindsey was unanimously elected as Deputy Chair at the LEP’s February board meeting.
The Prime Minister has met with business leaders from England’s Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) to track progress on their work with government to boost economic growth for communities across the country. The Prime Minister heard from business leaders representing each of the 38 LEPs across England. The LEP chairs briefed the Prime Minister on the […]
A new Sector Skills Plan has been signed for the Visitor Economy (Tourism) sector in Norfolk and Suffolk, outlining plans to future-proof the sector’s skills provision and increase the commercial benefit from one of the best established and fastest growing sectors in the region.