A vote of confidence was held in parliament yesterday evening to decide whether Conservative MPs wanted Boris Johnson to be replaced. Sir Graham Brady, chair of the 1922 committee announced that he […]
Conservative MPs have ‘confidence’ in PM Boris Johnson
Norfolk Bus Company welcoming youngest bus driver
Eastern Counties Buses have hired their youngest ever driver to join their team. This is because he was inspired by his grandad to get behind the wheel. Anthony Yallop is 18 years […]
Boris Johnson has survived a vote of no confidence but what do the people of Norwich think?
After months of rumours of unrest, yesterday a vote of no confidence took place. With party gate and lockdown beers, he finally faced his MPs. The prime minister won the vote by […]
The Empire creates ‘more for Great Yarmouth’
Whilst Great Yarmouth is well known for being a traditional seaside town, The Empire is trying to bring a more diverse range of entertainment to the local residents and tourists who visit […]
Food wrapping overload
Have you ever stopped to think about why the bunches of bananas you buy in the supermarket are inside a plastic bag? Or if this is necessary?
Inequality: the Stem Cell registry
Blood cancer patients from an ethnic minority background have a 37% chance of finding a suitable stem cell match from an unrelated donor. This statistic almost doubles when you compare it with […]
The hidden illness which is Endometriosis
Endometriosis pain is unimaginable. “It’s like having a hot knife in your stomach”, says Karina Wilson, 28. Karina was diagnosed in 2011, and has been suffering ever since. “I came out of […]
Schools in Great Yarmouth aim to bounce back in this year’s GCSE’s
GCSE students in Great Yarmouth are hoping to improve on the 54% pass rate in Great Yarmouth last year. Louise Graham has been to two schools in the town to meet students […]
Seagulls – Pest of the Promenade, or Bird of Paradise?
Seagulls are synonymous with a trip to the beach, but so often tarnish your day – living up to their reputation as thieves and pests. But should we change our perception of […]
Fly-tipping is an epidemic, including in Great Yarmouth
Residents of Great Yarmouth have been talking to UEA journalism news about the problems with flytipping. The council though have said they are stepping up their fight to stop it. Jack Maclean […]