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Fri, 15:15

A flurry of overdoses in 24 hours has sparked fears that an unusually-potent batch of heroin is being pushed on Norfolk’s streets.

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It is an issue which is dominating the election agenda, taking a close second place only to Brexit in polls on the most important issue to voters.

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Theresa May

The region’s ambulance trust has launched a women’s special interest group in a unique style, with two of its female staff pulling off a feat of strength and determination in an ambulance pull challenge.

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NHS

Schools in the east are being urged to help nurture a nation of lifesavers by taking part in Restart a Heart Day.

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NHS

A Conservative government would consult on a possible cap on social care costs, Theresa May has announced.

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Theresa May

A Norfolk-based care home provider is celebrating receiving two new awards following feedback from an industry website.

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United Kingdom

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) has been presented with a special award in recognition of the contribution it has made to a nationwide programme which promotes equality and diversity across the NHS.

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NHS

Norfolk’s largest hospital was fined more than £2.5m for missing key NHS patient targets.

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England Ambulance Service

The effects of a large-scale cyber attack are still being felt throughout the region’s NHS services today, as healthcare providers try to get back on their feet.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

The region’s mental health trust is celebrated the work of its 1,168 registered nurses who it says go the extra mile for patients and carers.

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NHS

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Mon, 08:15

While visiting a small French village Peter Walsh did not think he would find the graves of three brave servicemen who were stationed at a Norfolk airfield.

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United Kingdom

An attempt to revive a Breckland heritage site has failed after dwindling visitor numbers forced the owners to close the attraction.

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Yesterday, 13:52

The A47 between Swaffham and King’s Lynn has been reopened after a lorry full of potatoes overturned.

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United Kingdom
Thursday, February 6, 2014

It was its down-at-heel aura that first attracted Polly Grieff to the crumbling Old Manor at Saham Toney.

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Monday, May 8, 2017

It has been a prominent part of a town’s landscape for more than 300 years but recently an historic clock tower has been missing a tick and a tock.

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Beryl Bunning

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