Geraldine Scott Reporter firstname.lastname@example.org @Geri_E_L_Scott Sister of mental health patient speaks out over the care he received before his death Sunday, April 23, 2017 Geraldine Scott A family has described the “seven year period of spiralling decline” a man suffered before sustaining fatal injuries while under the care of the region’s mental health trust. Cancer information and support to be made available in all the county’s libraries Friday, April 21, 2017 Geraldine Scott People affected by cancer in Norfolk will have access to information and support, wherever they are based, due to a collaboration between three organisations. Students in Norwich dine in the dark to raise money for two charities Friday, April 21, 2017 Geraldine Scott Students at Norwich’s City College hosted a Dining in the Dark experience, to raise money local child bereavement charity Nelson’s Journey and Norfolk & Norwich Association for the Blind. There’s still time to apply for a share of £105,000 community pot - as more than 65 groups have already put their names forward Thursday, April 20, 2017 Geraldine Scott More than 65 organisations across Norfolk and Suffolk have already applied for their share of a £105,000 fund designed to support community groups. Church admits ‘more robust action’ should have been taken against Norwich priest Anthony McSweeney jailed for sexual abuse Thursday, April 20, 2017 Geraldine Scott The Catholic Church has admitted it should have taken “more robust action” against a former Norwich priest jailed for sexually abusing a vulnerable teenage boy at a children’s home. Ambulance takeover will shine a light on patient experience Thursday, April 20, 2017 Geraldine Scott Patient experience and what is done to improve services will be the focus of the latest ‘takeover’ week by the region’s ambulance service. Celebration as trio graduate from social enterprise’s training programme Thursday, April 20, 2017 Geraldine Scott Three disadvantaged or vulnerable adults celebrated gaining the skills they need to work in catering, thanks to a Norwich-based charity. Nurses and healthcare staff from across the region to be celebrated at cathedral event Thursday, April 20, 2017 Geraldine Scott A service of thanksgiving will be held at Norwich Cathedral to celebrate the contribution of nurses and healthcare staff. Hospital launches campaign to raise awareness of oesophageal cancer Thursday, April 20, 2017 Geraldine Scott Patients who have survived oesophageal cancer will take part in a ‘blow your whistle’ awareness day at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH). North Walsham woman encouraged driver in targeting hit and run victim Thursday, April 20, 2017 Geraldine Scott A woman who was a passenger in a car when its driver targeted three men in a hit and run has denied she encouraged or assisted him to do so. Joe Storey denies murder of Norwich mum Kerri McAuley at Norwich Crown Court Wednesday, April 19, 2017 Geraldine Scott A man has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Norwich mother-of-two Kerri McAuley. Taxi firm in Gorleston hit by three arson attacks in the space of one month Wednesday, April 19, 2017 Geraldine Scott A taxi firm targeted in three arson attacks has urged anyone with information to come forward. Video: Norwich man challenges expectations after childhood autism diagnosis Wednesday, April 19, 2017 Geraldine Scott When 20-year-old Rory Fairfoot was diagnosed with severe autism and learning difficulties, his family were told life would be very difficult for him, and he would not be able to achieve many things. Video: Careers in care promoted as part of event for young people Wednesday, April 19, 2017 Geraldine Scott An event designed to get more young people into care work was a success for two promising candidates in our region, as they secured jobs following challenging interviews. Widower highlights importance of bereavement counselling after Prince Harry revelation Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Geraldine Scott The need to talk about the effects of bereavement has been highlighted by the journey one family took after the tragic death of a wife and mother. Businesses show their support for breast reconstruction charity Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Geraldine Scott A network of businesses showed their support for a Norfolk-based charity for those facing breast reconstruction surgery with a baking competition. Woman speaks out about routine operation which left her disabled Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Geraldine Scott A Norfolk woman left in a wheelchair after what she was told was a routine operation has spoken out about her ordeal on national television. Video: UEA expert’s shock at calling of a snap election Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Geraldine Scott A University of East Anglia (UEA) polling expert has expressed his shock at the Prime Minister calling a snap election this morning. Dream home turned into a nightmare for Costessey family Saturday, April 15, 2017 Geraldine Scott A family who moved into a new build house hoping it would be their “forever home” have spoken out over ongoing issues with a housing developers - 18 months after they moved in. Teenager told to travel more than 200 miles for abortion, after waiting seven weeks for an appointment Saturday, April 15, 2017 Geraldine Scott A 17-year-old girl today tells of the trauma of being forced to wait for seven weeks and then having to travel to London from Norwich for an abortion. Carer urges others to reach out for help: ‘If you’re feeling the pressure, you are not alone’ Friday, April 14, 2017 Geraldine Scott A Norwich couple has encouraged people affected by Parkinson’s to get involved with organisations which can support them, as Parkinson’s Awareness Week draws to a close.