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A single mum of five said the pressure of paying for heating while she underwent treatment for cancer made her mental health “fall to pieces”.

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Norfolk residents are being urged to help prevent the spread of Norovirus as several cases of the virus have been seen in the county.

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United Kingdom

A cash injection has been given to the region’s ambulance service as part of £1bn of funding announced by the government.

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West Suffolk Hospital

Around one in three children in Norfolk are doing fewer than 30 minutes of exercise a day, with even lower numbers doing the governmental guideline of one hour of activity a day.

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University of East Anglia

A Norfolk MP has been left “angry and upset” by a conference call with inspectors overseeing the region’s mental health trust.

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The number of additional deaths during winter almost doubled last year compared to the previous year across the UK, as the colder months took their toll on the elderly and infirm.

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Norfolk Community Foundation

East Anglian researchers are seeking volunteers to take part in vital dementia research studies through the Join Dementia Research initiative.

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University of East Anglia

More than 135,000 children in Norfolk and Suffolk have not seen an NHS dentist in the last year, according to newly released figures.

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NHS

MPs will demand answers over the future of the region’s mental health trust at a meeting with regulators.

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Mental health inspection report 2018

Applications to become a nurse in Norfolk have dropped by a fifth in just a year, new figures show.

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Care Quality Commission

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A 600-tonne straw fire which took 15 hours to finally die down has been described as “catastrophic” by the mayor of Watton.

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Norfolk Police
Sunday, October 30, 2016

A farmer who saw 1,200 tonnes of straw bales go up in smoke on his land believes he was targeted by arsonists.

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Watton
Yesterday, 18:49

Firefighters are at the scene of a large fire in Griston after a stack of straw bale caught alight.

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07:31

Firefighters remained at the scene of a large straw stack fire which continued to burn more than 15 hours after the fire service arrived.

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Fri, 12:20

A gang which committed more than 200 burglaries across the eastern region over an 11-month period, carried out almost 100 of the raids in Norfolk.

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Norwich

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