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The BizQuiz: National headlines hit close to home, but Norfolk remains optimistic


House of Fraser is set to close its Norwich store at Intu Chapelfield next spring. Picture: Neil Didsbury

Norfolk has been hit hard this week by national headlines landing close to home.


It was announce…

This heartwarming gesture for homeless army veteran wounded in land mine explosion will melt your heart

An army veteran suffering from life-long war wounds, which left her unable to work, has been housed for free in an extraordinary act of kindness.
After a land mine exploded next to her truck, Donna Cummings was forced to leave the army with no home to …

Winter Maintenance firm GRITIT warns of the dangers of leaving your winter gritting to the last minute

Forecasters are already predicting that temperatures this winter could drop below the seasonal averages. This, compounded by the extreme and somewhat unpredictable past winter, serves as a chilling reminder to the transport and logistics industry of th…

A Canadian first

MONTREAL, Que. – Truck platooning has been successfully demonstrated on Canadian public highways for the first time.
The tests took place between Oct. 29 and Nov. 2, and were conducted by PIT Group, Transport Canada, Auburn University, and Minimax Expr…

Five new schemes for cutting toxic air and road deaths in London

Five revolutionary new schemes aimed at cleaning London’s air and cutting the number of road deaths in the capital have been unveiled to the Standard.
Spearheading the plans for freight, backed by Transport for London[1], is a project to ship thousan…

Streetsboro weighs adding 10-bay garage into levy

As it’s presently configured, the Streetsboro Service Department garage looks like a game of Tetris with trucks and equipment parked at all different angles with scant space for maneuvering and a small area for mechanics to work.
In the midst of planni…