Doug Faulkner, Eastern Daily Press

Doug Faulkner

Eastern Daily Press

United Kingdom

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Past articles by Doug:

Jason Butler of NW Brown: Will fresh cuts at Rolls Royce get the engine running again?

Will Rolls Royce’s biggest transformation plan in nearly 20 years pay off, asks Jason Butler of NW Brown. → Read More

Engineering business hires its 500th apprentice

An engineering firm has recruited the 500th apprentice into its programme. → Read More

Britvic workers to strike over redundancy pay at drinks factory

Workers at Britvic’s Norwich factory are set to go on strike over the redundancy package offered to them ahead of the site’s closure. → Read More

This is how many bank branches have closed in the last three years

Bank and building society branches are closing at an “alarming” rate of nearly 60 per month, according to an consumer group. → Read More

Retailer Mattressman to close more than half its stores with 136 jobs lost

More than 130 jobs are at risk after a Norfolk retailer became the latest to announce plans to close stores due to a slump in sales. → Read More

From a Royal boost to a rosé drought: Five things we learnt from Majestic Wine’s results

The wine market is ever evolving with tastes and fashions changing each year. → Read More

Sales up at wine seller as customers venture off the beaten track

The Royal Wedding and drinkers’ experimental tastes have helped drive sales at a wine retailer but the group has warned the bubble might burst with difficult times ahead. → Read More

City’s commercial potential to be focus of conference

Norwich’s commercial needs will be the focus of a conference bringing together local and national experts. → Read More

Landmark worker rights case ‘does not spell end for gig economy’

The death of the gig economy has been exaggerated despite a landmark ruling over worker status, an employment expert has said. → Read More

Wetherspoon pubs to stop selling Champagne in bid to “broaden horizons” after Brexit

Pub chain Wetherspoon is to sell more drinks from the UK and non-EU brewers in the run up to Brexit. → Read More

Wetherspoon pubs to stop selling Champagne in bid to “broaden horizons” after Brexit

Pub chain Wetherspoon is to sell more drinks from the UK and non-EU brewers in the run up to Brexit. → Read More

Businesses and schools left in the lurch as Green Britain Centre closes suddenly

A landmark environmental centre, which helped to educate school children across the Norfolk about food, energy and transport, has suddenly announce it will close after nearly 20 years. → Read More

Are business rates changes to blame for the struggles of our high streets?

Pubs are struggling and a different major retailer seems to be announcing store closures each week. A supermarket boss has pointed the finger at business rates – but have changes made last year really had a destructive impact? Doug Faulkner reports. → Read More

Group outlines its vision to grow into major firm

Regional facilities management group Norse has revealed ambitious growth plans to reach half a billion pounds in turnover. → Read More

Change of management for power distribution equipment maker

An electrical equipment maker is under new leadership after its founder decided to retire. → Read More

Aviva rewarded for helping young people into work

One of the region’s largest employers has been recognised for helping bring hundreds of young people into employment. → Read More

More than 5,000 jobs at risk as budget retailer Poundworld facing administration

Discount retailer Poundworld is set to go into administration, putting 5,100 jobs at risk, after last ditch talks failed. → Read More

Ask the Expert: What should I know to set up a stocks and shares ISA?

Q I’ve always invested in ISAs and have normally put my money into deposit accounts with banks. I’d like to start investing in stocks and shares in my ISA but how do I choose what to put in it? → Read More

Warhammer maker Games Workshop to give staff £5m bonus

Employees at Warhammer maker Games Workshop are set to land a £5m windfall after the company announced it would pay a bonus following sales and profit growth. → Read More

BT boss to step down as support starts to wane

BT is to replace chief executive Gavin Patterson later this year amid waning support for the company’s trajectory. → Read More