The Cromer Crab company is to close leaving more than a hundred people redundant. It'll happen in August when Young's move production from Norfolk to Grimsby. Seven thousand people including Stephen Fry and Delia Smith, had signed a petition to keep the company in the county.
The news comes just days after the Sheringham and Cromer Crab Festival that celebrates the importance of the industry in the town. Around five percent of townspeope are employed at the crab company.