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Matt and CassieThomas (nee Jackman) with their daughters Erin, nine, and Lola, five

A former world sports champion who wants to come home to Norfolk, must stay in her husband’s native Australia because his visa has been refused.

Ben Stocks, chief executive of Porvair Filtration Group. Picture: submitted

Five Norfolk companies are celebrating recognition in the latest Queen’s Awards for Enterprise, which have been announced today.

Stephen Burke on the campaign trail with his wife  Denise Burke who is the Labour candidate for North Norfolk.


The “boot is on the other foot” for Stephen Burke, who after a spell as leader of a London council, is more familiar with being the primary politician in the family.

The Wherry Yacht Charter Charitable Trust based at Wroxham. Boatbuilder Stephen Darke, left, and the Trust operations manager, Dean Howard, at the work at the bow of pleasure Wherry Hathor. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

An icon of the Broads will return to the water next month.