Published on 18th August 2014
School children in the Waveney area have been learning essential new entrepreneurial skills, thanks to an initiative backed by Waveney District Council and local businesses.
Published on 14th August 2014
A plan to create thousands of new jobs in East Suffolk has now been agreed, under the East Suffolk Growth Plan.
Published on 7th August 2014
Visitors and the local community will be able to enjoy free parking in Lowestoft on Thursday afternoons during August and September.
Published on 24th July 2014
Local businesses are praising a council-backed energy efficiency scheme which is identifying savings they could make on their bills.
Published on 30th May 2014
The work being carried out by local businesses to cut their costs, while helping save the environment, was celebrated at a special event recently.
Published on 15th April 2014
200 people attended a landmark public event in Lowestoft today, to discuss key economic issues and priorities in the town.
Published on 31st March 2014
The Under Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government visited Lowestoft and heard first hand how Waveney and Suffolk County Council are addressing issues arising from the December floods.
Published on 27th March 2014
The Leader of Waveney District Council is urging the people of Lowestoft not to miss out on a 'unique and innovative' public event next month.
Published on 7th March 2014
A landmark public event which will invite the people of Lowestoft to speak to local leaders about key economic issues and priorities in the town is to take place next month.
Published on 15th January 2014
The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and NatWest Bank have announced the launch of a 250 million pound emergency fund to help UK businesses affected by the recent storms.
Published on 15th November 2013
Waveney District Council and the Kirkley Businesses Association are continuing their partnership to attract visitors into Kirkley and, along with the community, experience the wide range of shops and services on offer.
Published on 6th September 2013
Following an approach from Sanyo UK, Waveney District Council is in advanced negotiations to purchase the company's former TV manufacturing site in Lowestoft.
Published on 28th June 2013
New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership chairman Andy Wood has today welcomed important Government initiatives which could help boost jobs, skills and infrastructure in Suffolk and Norfolk.
Published on 29th May 2013
Residents of Halesworth can now look forward to years of high quality sport after Halesworth Campus Ltd secured 50k of National Lottery investment from Sport Englands Protecting Playing Fields fund.
Published on 23rd May 2013
Exciting plans for Lowestoft moved on leaps and bounds this week with the adoption and publication of a comprehensive guide to development on the Kirkley Waterfront.
Published on 23rd May 2013
A development scheme approved by the Council is set to raise millions for the improvement of Towns facilities.
Published on 21st May 2013
Waveney District Council has welcomed the publication of an independent report which seeks to tackle the issues facing high street businesses in the districts market towns.
Published on 15th May 2013
Lowestoft businesses are being urged to avoid missing out on a great opportunity to help reinvigorate the town by voting YES to creating a business improvement district before Wednesday 22 May.
Published on 4th March 2013
Waveney District Council is freezing the portion of Council Tax it receives for the third consecutive year.
Published on 7th February 2013
Advice on how to maintain the highest possible food hygiene ratings is once more being given to businesses by food safety officers in Suffolk Coastal and Waveney.
Published on 25th January 2013
Businesses in Waveney and Suffolk Coastal are set to save thousands thanks to a green efficiency scheme delivered by the two councils.
Published on 14th January 2013
Waveney District Council is welcoming in the New Year with massive price reductions for car park permits throughout the district. Park for under a pound a day!
Published on 10th January 2013
Following the launch of a scheme providing businesses with free support and training worth up to 300 pounds, drop-in sessions have been arranged around Waveney to provide further help and assistance.
Published on 24th December 2012
With Government funding cut again Waveney is determined to focus on economic growth and creating prosperity - what do our communities think about that?
Published on 1st October 2012
Waveney District Council's new one hour free parking scheme gets under way today in the market towns of Bungay and Halesworth.
Published on 13th August 2012
Shoppers can help play their part in regenerating the town centres of Bungay, Beccles, Halesworth and Lowestoft and win prizes by taking part in a special survey.
Published on 25th July 2012
Lowestoft is celebrating today after becoming one of a handful of towns to be chosen for funding and support from the Government as part of the Mary Portas Pilot Scheme.
Published on 15th June 2012
A delegation of world-leading wind farm equipment manufacturers and officials from China are coming to Waveney next week as part of a visit to the Eastern region.
Published on 12th June 2012
Businesses in Suffolk are being urged to make sure they are ready for the Olympic torch's arrival in the county - which is now only 23 days away.
Published on 20th April 2012
The call has gone out to small businesses in east Suffolk to check that they are getting all the help with paying their business rates that they are entitled to.
Published on 19th January 2012
Suffolk Coastal and Waveney Councils are backing a county-wide campaign to improve broadband speeds in Suffolk by asking residents to complete an important survey.
Published on 22nd December 2011
Businesses in east Suffolk are being urged to take a few minutes to add their support to the Better Broadband for Suffolk campaign which wants to see superfast broadband implemented urgently.
Published on 30th November 2011
The ambition to create thousands of new jobs in Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft was given a further boost after the area was named one of five national Centre for Offshore Renewable Engineering (CORE).
Published on 6th September 2011
East of England businesses are being offered a golden chance to challenge for significant new contracts at the Greater Gabbard offshore wind farm off the Suffolk coast.
Published on 17th August 2011
With the backing of Waveney District Council, the New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership today expressed its delight after its bid for an Enterprise Zone was given the green light by the Government.
Published on 11th August 2011
The appointment of a new Inward Investment Director by the Norfolk and Suffolk Energy Alliance (NSEA) will create significant investment opportunities for the energy industry in the two counties.
Published on 1st August 2011
With the backing of Waveney District Council, the New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership today revealed details of its bid to create thousands of jobs through an Enterprise Zone.
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