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Thu, 10:39
Norman Lamb

North Norfolk MP Norman Lamb has backed a campaign to stop words such as schizo and psychotic being used outside of their mental health context.

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Another north Norfolk eatery has been branded with a zero food hygiene rating.

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North Norfolk District Council

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

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West Norfolk

The widow of a man who died hours after being discharged from hospital has paid tribute and said he will be “greatly missed”.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

Looking after your health, as Victoria Catt will tell you, is not as simple as it used to be.

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For almost two decades visitors and tourists alike have been visiting the East Runton Tearooms.

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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

“He should still be here” - those were the poignant words of a woman whose 52-year-old partner died on the side of the road in back of an ambulance, after he had been discharged from hospital just hours earlier.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

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

It is strongly linked to obesity and lack of exercise and it can lead to heart disease and strokes.

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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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NHS

An organisation which supports carers in Norfolk has seen the demand for its paid-for services rocket since it lost its council funding last year.

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A man who runs a support group for people with Parkinson’s disease and their carers has told of his hopes for 2018.

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Top NHS executives met behind closed doors to probe “shocking” delays at the region’s ambulance service which may have led to a man freezing to death.

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Clive Lewis

A Norfolk doctor faces a misconduct tribunal over allegations she did not follow or seek instructions while delivering a baby.

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Manchester

A North Walsham-based social care provider is up for a national award in a ‘best employer under 50’ category.

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United Kingdom

An ‘eternal celebratory tree’ has sprung up outside Cromer Hospital to mark its 150th anniversary and raise money for charity.

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Norwich University

More than 3,500 people needing help in Norfolk and Suffolk are waiting for care, including one couple who were separated for five months.

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Norman Lamb

A lack of checks on patients tranquillised while under the care of the region’s mental health trust has been branded as “appalling”.

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NHS

Children across the country and beyond will fondly remember their holidays in north Norfolk: sandy beaches, sunny skies and beautiful scenery.

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Tom FitzPatrick

The prime minister has said lessons will be learned after a whistleblower at the region’s ambulance trust exposed 40 alleged cases of harm or deaths due to ambulance delays.

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Jeremy Corbyn

Thousands of vacancies for registered nursing and midwifery posts in the east of England are not being filled, new NHS figures show.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

North Norfolk is on the road to becoming one of the first areas in the county to provide dementia-friendly trains and buses – a move which could have knock-on benefits for passengers with other health problems.

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Holt

A patient is believed to have hanged themselves at a psychiatric ward in Norfolk despite the mental health trust being ordered to remove all points which would make it possible.

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Care Quality Commission

A good Samaritan who rushed to the aid of an elderly woman who suffered a fall went a step further and took her to hospital when she was told the wait for an ambulance would be 10 hours.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

The chief executive of the region’s mental health trust is urging patients to put their trust in her as the organisation tries to improve.

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Michael Scott

A young mother who suffered a neck injury after falling down a staircase was forced to wait more than six hours for an ambulance.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

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Around 60 firefighters are currently tackling a blaze which broke out at Drurys Skip Hire on the North Walsham Industrial Estate this evening.

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Thu, 19:22

Tesco has launched an investigation into the conduct of two members of staff after a video of them engaging in a sex act in a Norfolk store went viral.

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Tesco
Yesterday, 07:50

When Tim Adams went out searching for potholes as part of his work as Cromer district’s county councillor, he didn’t expect to stumble across the remnants of a cannabis farm.

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Tim Adams
Yesterday, 20:28

Sheringham Viking Festival drew to a spectacular close, with a torchlit parade through the town followed by the burning of a longboat on the seashore.

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Richard Shepherd
Yesterday, 07:30

It is a geologist’s dream to discover any evidence that gives mankind a glimpse into their prehistoric past.

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