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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

As Norfolk’s Class A drug supply remains stable despite more than 1,000 arrests, calls are being made for a radical change in policy. Luke Powell reports.

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Children in the east of England have the least money spent on their mental health care in the country, as some were having to threaten suicide to fight their way into treatment.

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Almost half of Norfolk’s dental surgeries are closed to NHS patients as a lack of dentists in the county impacts on care.

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More than 200 NHS staff, service users and members of the community have been reminded of the importance of showing empathy and compassion to others during Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust’s (NSFT) second equality, diversity and inclusion conference.

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Norfolk Family Carers is offering help for families navigating the NHS Continuing Healthcare system, which pays for care for those with long-term significant health conditions.

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More and more people in Norfolk are surviving cancer when they are diagnosed with the devastating disease.

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A man who was paralysed from the waist down after suffering a horrific accident as a teen is backing a national campaign to get people swimming.

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Norfolk’s three hospitals look set to end another year in deficit, as NHS cash comes under the spotlight.

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Mark Davies

Scores of mental health patients in “acute distress” were sent out of Norfolk and Suffolk for care - despite five years of promises that the practice would end.

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Suffolk Foundation Trust

The new boss of the region’s failing mental health has a difficult task in front of him - to turn around a trust first branded as inadequate four years ago and twice again since.

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Antek Lejk

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Bosses of a supermarket chain were left with egg on their faces after a banner blunder.

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Yesterday was the hottest Easter Monday on record as temperatures in the region soared into the mid 20s.

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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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Yesterday, 17:05

Those who have suffered a near-death experience will often tell the story of a life flashing before their eyes. But a heartbreaking, rare condition led one war veteran to believe he was a “walking corpse” after a motorcycle crash caused him suffer a severe brain injury.

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Yesterday, 08:35

A motorcyclist involved in a crash in Wretham has died.

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