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.
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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.
Planning permission has been granted for a scheme which will see the Hempnall crossroads on the A140 replaced with a new roundabout. The scheme is funded with £3.05m from the Department for Transport and £650,000 from New Anglia LEP’s Growth Deal with central Government.
Norfolk and Suffolk food and drink producers are harvesting great leads following a trade mission to the Netherlands, led by the East’s investment team
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