Jobs are at risk at a shoe retailer in Wisbech after tough trading conditions forced it to enter administration.
A group set up to kick start economic growth in the region has accused an MP, who reported them to a government spending watchdog, of making “wholly inaccurate and defamatory” suggestions about it.
A regional outbreak of carrot disease has been blamed by Alan Bartlett & Sons (Chatteris) for a dip in turnover and profits last year.
Farmers across East Anglia affected by the collapse of Wellgrain, one of the country’s largest regional grain merchants, face an uncertain time if they are among the 286 names on the list of creditors believed to be owed in excess of £15 million.
The boss of a family-run whittlesey firm is threatening action over what he calls ‘unfair and unworkable’ planning conditions imposed on the company.