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Scores of events have now been organised to celebrate the first ever Norfolk Day this summer.

Friday, July 13, 2018

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.

Monday, June 25, 2018

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.

Monday, June 18, 2018

Many of us have gene and chromosome abnormalities that we don’t know about and that don’t appear to affect us. With Chromosome Disorder Awareness Week beginning on Sunday, we meet a family who have discovered how a tiny gene change can have extreme results.

Sunday, June 3, 2018

The wife of a man who died amid winter pressures on the NHS is still waiting for answers over whether he could have been saved nearly five months on.

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Money could be shifted between health and social care organisations in Norfolk and Waveney under a new structure which aims to integrate different groups more effectively.

Sunday, April 29, 2018

A worker from Great Yarmouth is riding 100 miles to raise money for a premature baby charity following his experience when his son was born at just 26 weeks.

Saturday, April 28, 2018

A year after collapsing in cardiac arrest while enjoying an evening out in Great Yarmouth, survivor Luke Chapman is reflecting on his second chance at life.

Friday, April 27, 2018

Health leaders in Norfolk have teamed up to “take back control” of rates paid to locums after more than £60m was spent on filling recruitment gaps with temporary staff last year.

Monday, April 16, 2018

Two motorcyclists suffered serious injuries after a crash on Great Yarmouth’s seafront.

Thursday, April 12, 2018

The manager of adventure park BeWILDerwood has praised the actions of his staff and the emergency services after a customer suffered an injury on an 18ft high platform.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

A woman was taken to hospital on Wednesday afternoon after suffering a fall on a 40ft high rope bridge.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

A nurse and charity volunteer from Fakenham has been named this year’s Miss Norfolk.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

More than 170 people turned up at Norfolk’s emergency departments last year because of a sore throat, new data has revealed.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

A clown who has spent four decades spreading laughter across Norfolk is planning on fundraising for charity following unsuccessful chemotherapy treatment.

Saturday, March 24, 2018

The full extent of winter NHS crisis has been revealed as figures showed Norfolk hospitals hit ‘safe’ occupancy levels just three times.

Friday, March 23, 2018

Pain relief was injected into the wrong part of a patient’s body at a Norfolk hospital, it can be revealed.

Friday, March 9, 2018

The county’s busiest hospital recorded the worst A&E performance in the country last month, as a leading emergency medicine organisation urged patients to write to their MPs demanding action over the NHS.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

More staff in the county’s NHS felt they could contribute towards improvements, but others saw their satisfaction at the quality of care they could give dip.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Appointments for some patients at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) have been cancelled after staff struggled to get to work in heavy snow.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Staff working in Norfolk and Waveney’s NHS battled to get to work this morning despite traffic coming to a standstill and public transport being scrapped in treacherous conditions.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

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.

Monday, February 12, 2018

A lack of beds and staff led to problems at all three of Norfolk’s hospitals over the weekend.

Monday, February 5, 2018

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

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

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

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

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.

Sunday, January 21, 2018

Tears of sadness have been replaced with tears of joy after hundreds of messages of support, jokes and special memories have helped to boost the spirits of a well-known comedy character who was diagnosed with cancer.

Saturday, January 20, 2018

A damning dossier compiled by a senior whistleblower from the region’s ambulance trust has claimed at least 40 patients died or were harmed due to delays over Christmas and New Year - including one person who froze to death.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

A nursing leader has painted a bleak picture of the conditions nurses in East Anglia are working under, as it was revealed one in 10 leave the profession every year.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

A campaign to send messages of support and love to a well known comedy character in Norfolk who is fighting cancer has been hailed a resounding success his daughter has said.

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