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Great Yarmouth Business News: Business Tweeters celebrate a Year of #GYHour

Weekly business Twitter chat #GYHour has reached its one year milestone. 20 attendees from businesses across the borough enjoyed a special cake, anniversary video and new #GYHour website. Guests speakers Brandon Lewis MP and Karen Bradley MP spoke about digital business and organised crime. BDO hosted the #AYearOfGYHour event at their offices in Beacon Park, […]

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Our Vick takes the plunge to raise funds for local Museum!

Vick’s decided to join the Thurne Mill Abseil to raise funds to keep Thurne Mill turning and teaching us all so much about how our ancestors managed irrigation in local fields. She’s never abseiled before so this is quite an undertaking. Support her in raising £100 for this unique cause.It all kicks off on the 26th […]


Great Yarmouth Business News: June #GYHour TweetUp

Local Business Tweeters Explore Broads Energy Sector Heritage   The Wind Energy Museum at Repps With Bastwick hosted an event for local business tweeters this week. Green energy solutions from Norfolk’s past are being restored and demonstrated by volunteers Schools and colleges can visit to learn heritage engineering and craft skills. #GYHour is due to […]

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Social Media 5: Aldred’s Property Consultants, Great Yarmouth

Dan Crawley of Aldred’s Property Consultants in Great Yarmouth tells us about how social media works for his business. Describe your business in one tweet (140 Characters): We are a multi disciplined form of property professionals covering East Norfolk and North Suffolk. Sales, lettings, commercial, auction       Which social media sites do you […]


Harbour Radio #Supercharges its social media with GYSocialMedia

Great Yarmouth’s newest radio station Harbour Radio broadcasts from the 13th Jan 2014 for 28 days.   It’s been an exciting few weeks working with the Harbour Radio team to prepare a social media strategy. Vick’s been busy helping the DJs to get the most from Twitter and Facebook. Capturing the Harbour Radio set up activities Even […]

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Social Media 5: Imperial Hotel Great Yarmouth

Imperial Hotel Great Yarmouth’s Vicky Taylor is both hotel receptionist and web editor / social media / technology geek! She gives us a glimpse into her very own flavour of online hospitality. Describe your business in one tweet (140 Characters): Great Yarmouth’s only 4 star independent hotel, award winning chefs for our Cafe Cru and […]


Social Media 5: Mocha, Great Yarmouth

Samantha Osborne of Great Yarmouth coffee lounge Mocha finds social media helps to spread the word in the community for her business which is ‘slightly off the beaten track’. Describe your business in one tweet: A laid back and friendly coffee lounge, offering fresh breakfasts and lunches, cakes, great customer service and a relaxed atmosphere. […]

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Social Media 5: The Waffle Works

Great Yarmouth sweet treat firm The Waffle Works are getting themselves ‘out there’ by using Social Media. Joint owner Andrew McGovern offers up his advice to other small businesses. Describe your business in one tweet (140 Characters) Introducing Waffle on a Stick icing sugar dusted, dipped in Belgian chocolate or drizzled with a sauce & a […]


Social Media 5: Harwood Flooring

Gareth Castle, General Manager at Harwood Flooring of Gorleston, Great Yarmouth shares offers and pictures of completed jobs via the firm’s social media accounts.     Describe your business in one tweet (140 Characters): Local flooring specialist, aimed at supply quality flooring products to domestic and commercial customers. Which two social media sites do you […]

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Social Media 5: Technology Systems

Matt Fulwood, Director at Technology Systems Ltd, a Business IT Support & Consultancy based at Caister-on-Sea Great Yarmouth, gains exposure, ‘new contracts and clients’ from his social media approach. Describe your business in one tweet (140 Characters): Business IT Support & Consultancy. Customers in Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, even Texas! SME’s & Maritime / Vessel IT Support Which […]