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These images show how the new foyer will look at the James Paget University Hospital with the installation of a Marks & Spencer food store.

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Cancer kills more people in Norfolk than any other condition.

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United Kingdom

Two Gorleston medical practices have announced plans to merge in a bid to improve services and meet increasing demand.

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Care Quality Commission

Ever wanted to know what happens behind the scenes in a busy hospital pharmacy?

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Intensive care beds at an Ipswich mental health ward are likely to stay closed until the autumn, it can be revealed.

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Suffolk Foundation Trust

There was a sad end of an era at a hospital this afternoon when a charity closed its shop and ward trolley services after more than 30 years.

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James Paget University Hospital

Three Norfolk MPs are calling for a change of leadership at the East of England Ambulance Service.

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Norman Lamb

A health authority has been rated ‘good’ after strengthening its leadership and making improvements for patients in urgent care.

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Questions are today being asked about why the woman in charge of turning around our two largest health bodies - both of which are failing - will not speak out about the changes planned.

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Clive Lewis

An innovative group which helps men to tackle mental health issues by giving them all to play for has brought football home to Norfolk after winning a top FA award.

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Suffolk Foundation Trust

There is not enough provision in Norfolk to deal with the number of children who need speech and language therapy (SLT).

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Penny Carpenter

Foam, paint, lasers, winder machines, inflatables - and a 5k run.

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Norwich

A £50,000 independent review into the region’s ambulance trust has looked at whether bosses are good enough after a winter crisis engulfed Norfolk’s health service.

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Norman Lamb

More GP practices across Norfolk and Waveney will have a diabetes specialist nurse or a GP with a special interest in diabetes thanks to funding provided by the Norfolk Diabetes Trust (NDT).

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NHS

New figures reveal 54 people in Norfolk and Suffolk became lifesaving deceased organ donors over the last year.

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NHS

The team behind a Great Yarmouth gym have all become Dementia Friends, supporting the town’s push to become more dementia friendly.

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A £6.5m injection of capital funding has been handed to the region’s ambulance service to improve facilities and services for its crews.

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NHS

A Norwich MP has branded two of Norfolk’s NHS organisations as “just not good enough” after both received unsatisfactory inspection reports.

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Clive Lewis

A Norfolk nurse has praised the “vital role in the construction of the NHS” migrants have played since its inception in 1948.

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The region’s ambulance service has been told it must improve after inspectors found high demand had left staff burnt out and performance targets missed.

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Care Quality Commission

Two sisters will celebrate a total of 70 years service in local healthcare as the NHS reaches an historic milestone.

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James Paget University Hospital

The first anniversary of the Great Yarmouth Dementia Action Alliance is be recognised with an information event in the town featuring a former Norwich City manager.

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Acorn Centre

Patients are getting “outstanding” quality from the NHS trust which provides community health and care services to children and adults across Norfolk, watchdogs have said.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

If you are unsure about the amount of medication you’re taking, tell someone – that’s the message local people and carers are being urged to adopt during Learning Disability Week this week as part of a national campaign to stop the over medication of people with a learning disability.

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NHS

Pharmacists are being trained to help spot the signs of cancer in a bid to ensure those who fear they have the deadly illness can get support faster.

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Paramedic Tracy Nicholls has been appointed as director of clinical quality and improvement at East of England Ambulance Trust (EEAST).

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NHS

Healthwatch Norfolk, the consumer champion for patients in Norfolk, will hold its annual general meeting on July 24, at the Forum, in Norwich, from 9.30am to 11am.

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Norwich

New victims of female genital mutilation (FGM) in Norfolk have been seen by NHS services over the last year.

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NHS

The cost to the county’s mental health at the hands of cuts elsewhere has been laid bare as it was revealed one in seven people in Norfolk are living with depression or anxiety.

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United Kingdom

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Yesterday, 15:00

An incredibly loud sound shocked people across Great Yarmouth on Wednesday as US fighter jets conducted training flights in the area.

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Wed, 12:19

A man and woman have appeared in court charged in connection with a £19,000 benefits fraud in Great Yarmouth.

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Mon, 21:37

Police have deployed a drone to help armed officers make an arrest in Great Yarmouth this evening.

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Wed, 11:14

Alarm clocks were not necessary for many people in the Great Yarmouth area this morning, with the “incredibly loud” sound of aircraft providing quite the shock for some.

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Tue, 16:22

A woman is trying to locate the owner of a present she found at a bus stop in Great Yarmouth.

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