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Birkett Long HR adviser Liz O’Mahony and HR administrator Jo Calver and colleagues celebrate the firm's gold Investors in People award.

Essex: Investors in People gold award for law firm Birkett Long

Law firm Birkett Long, which has offices in Colchester, Chelmsford and Basildon, has joined the exclusive ranks of employers to have received a gold Investors in People (IiP) award.

Bee Kemball of logistics company Debach.

Suffolk: Bee Kemball of logistics company Debach to speak at launch of Grant Thornton Suffolk Ltd report

Bee Kemball, managing director of logistics company Debach, will be guest speakier at the launch on November 11 of Grant Thorton’s Suffolk Ltd report.

Angus & Sally Scobie of E E Ulph & Co Ltd, winners of the BALE award presented by Jonathan Long, Agricultural Partner at Ashton KCJ.
Suffolk Agricultural Awards Dinner on 23-October-2014 at Trinity Park
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Awards night celebrates enterprising farmers

Farmers from Hampshire were full of praise for Suffolk’s agricultural sector at a celebration of the county’s and region’s farm businesses on Thursday.

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Angus Crowther picks Pinot Meunier grapes at Tuffon Hall in Sible Hedingham.

Sible Hedingham: New vineyard’s bumper grape crop

A farmer who has diversified into wine-making is celebrating a bumper crop of grapes.

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Charles Sylvester of Charles Stanley & Co, Ipswich

City Watch: Gathering gloom is taking its toll on equities, says Charles Sylvester

T’is the season of mists, mellow fruitfulness and stock market falls.

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Fairfields Farm Crisps and Kelly Bronze Turkeys have joined forces to create a new turkey, sage and onion crisp flavour crisp for Christmas.

Expert opinion: Development land: windfall or pitfall?

Kerry Addison, partner at Barker Gotelee Solicitors, Martlesham Heath, Ipswich, says preparation is crucial when embarking on a development land deal.

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    Michael Batty, head of the top ranked dispute resolution department at Greene & Greene Solicitors in Bury St Edmunds, who has been appointed to chair the East Region Committee of UKELA.

    Movers & Shakers: Michael Batty of Greene & Greene to chair regional UKELA committee

    Michael Batty, head of the dispute resolution department at Greene & Greene Solicitors in Bury St Edmunds, has been appointed to chair the east region committee of UKELA – the United Kingdom Environmental Law Association.

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Roy Engle, left, training manager,and Eugene Murphy, manager, at Delphi in Sudbury.

Sudbury: Delphi builds on proud history of engineering

Engineering company Delphi Diesel Systems has a proud history as a major employer in Suffolk. Ross Bentley visited the firm’s factory in Sudbury to find out more about its current activities.

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Green 100 celebrates the efforts being made by Suffolk & Norfolk businesses who are actively implementing green measures, reducing carbon footprint and working in the Green Economy. Whether brewing low carbon beer, producing recyclable packaging, supplying solar pv equipment or simply making your office more energy efficient the project looks to identify businesses and organisations from many sectors including industry, hospitality, retail, public, education and charity. Find out more at:

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