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Tue, 20:28

MPs have rejected Theresa May’s Brexit plans by an emphatic 432 votes to 202 in a historic vote which has thrown the future of her administration and the nature of the UK’s EU withdrawal into doubt.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Tue, 09:20

Theresa May will put her Brexit deal to the Commons on Tuesday, with defeat almost guaranteed.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Tue, 08:29

A Norfolk MP is set to be one of around 64 who will vote against Theresa May’s Brexit deal after the prime minister made a last-ditch attempt to garner support.

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Chloe Smith
Monday, January 7, 2019

A “cruel and desperately unfair” postcode lottery which locks some Norfolk families out of accessing fertility treatment on the NHS could come to an end after announcements made as part of a long term plan for the health service.

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Theresa May
Monday, January 7, 2019

Up to 500,000 lives could be saved under plans for the NHS in England over the next decade, health chiefs claim. But what does the announcement mean for Norfolk and Suffolk? Health correspondent Geraldine Scott explains.

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Theresa May
Saturday, October 27, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn will join the fight to protect Norfolk’s children’s centres during a visit to the county this weekend.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Norfolk hospitals depend on the European Union for more than one in 10 doctors, new figures revealed, as uncertainty over Brexit threatens to worsen the crisis in the NHS.

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Theresa May
Thursday, October 18, 2018

Parents and campaigners will come together in Thetford to protest against Norfolk County Council’s plans to close children’s centres across the county.

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Stuart Dark
Friday, September 14, 2018

George Freeman has announced he will stand to be the next leader of the Conservative Party and prime minister if he is “asked to”.

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George Freeman
Thursday, September 13, 2018

Mid Norfolk MP George Freeman has said the prime minister should stand down after she has agreed a Brexit deal.

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George Freeman
Monday, July 9, 2018

Britain will have a new Brexit secretary after David Davis stepped down late last night.

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Theresa May
Monday, July 9, 2018

David Davis has quit his role as Brexit secretary less than two years after his appointment.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Saturday, April 28, 2018

A foodbank operating across mid-Norfolk has defied national figures by seeing a decrease in use but they fear the good news could be short lived due to changes to the benefits system.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Thursday, March 29, 2018

As the countdown to the UK leaving the European Union begins, we want to know, would you still be voting the same way in the referendum today?

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Theresa May
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.

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Jeremy Hunt

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