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Yesterday, 17:20
Queen Elizabeth Hospital

More than 2,000 hours when ambulance crews could have been responding to other calls in Norfolk were lost due to delays in handing patients over at A&E last month.

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Nearly 700 adults and young people with learning disabilities could be missing out on essential annual health checks because they have not registered their disability with their GP.

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Norfolk County Council

More than 1,500 admissions to hospital in Norfolk and Suffolk over the course of a year were due to drug-related mental illness, new figures revealed.

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Norfolk

New figures released by the Department for Transport (DfT) reveal the walking habits of people across the region.

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West Norfolk

Children living in the most deprived areas of our region are more likely to be obese, new statistics have revealed.

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University of East Anglia

The sister of a mentally ill man who died after being tranquillised in hospital has slammed the region’s mental health trust for not addressing problems with the practice sooner.

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Michael Scott

Up to 81 patients may have died due to ambulance delays in the east of England over a three-week period, according to a Norfolk MP.

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Clive Lewis

The chief executive of a Norfolk health trust is to step down.

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NHS

The region’s ambulance trust will put extra crews on the road by using private ambulance services and hospitals have been ordered to take patients into A&E quicker.

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NHS

Thousands of elderly people across Norfolk and Waveney may be living with undiagnosed dementia, according to estimates by the NHS.

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Yesterday, 17:15

August 5 2017 was, as far as Peter Wrighton was concerned, going to be an ordinary day, a murder trial jury was told.

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Thursday, May 12, 2016

A Norfolk slaughterhouse has had its operations suspended after concerns were raised over the welfare of animals.

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Food Standards Agency
Yesterday, 16:03

An 83-year-old dog walker was attacked from behind and murdered in a savage knife attack carried out by a man with a strong desire to kill strangers, a court was told today.

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Norwich Crown Court
Yesterday, 15:04

A Holby City star returned to his old Norfolk school with an inspiring message to pupils of how he went to being a quiet and timid young boy to an internationally-acclaimed actor.

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Yesterday, 08:21

More than 1,500 admissions to hospital in Norfolk and Suffolk over the course of a year were due to drug-related mental illness, new figures revealed.

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Norfolk

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