Nicholas Carding

The Norfolk and Norwich hospital is facing calls to investigate how it overpaid a private company £2.9m.

A group of dedicated paramedics are hoping a new volunteering scheme could be the difference between life and death for people who suffer life-threatening health emergencies.

A 21-year old has told of his joy after surgeons from two Norfolk hospitals teamed up to perform sight-saving eye surgery described as “mind boggling”.

This will be my final column for this paper because after today I am leaving my job as health correspondent for Archant.

Community groups across Norwich are being encouraged to bid for £5,000 grants from the city’s health chiefs.

A care home is inviting the community to join a sing-along to celebrate Vera Lynn’s 100th birthday.

A new diagnostic and day-case centre which is part of a “crucial” hospital expansion could be built within 30 months after bosses gave initial plans the go-ahead.

Police officers have decided to end an investigation into a care home which was set up following a patient’s death.

Stroke care at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn is now listed in the top 20pc of services in the country.

A specialist has become the only psychiatrist in the UK to win a scholarship from a European organisation.

She may be 70 years old and has an extreme fear of heights - yet that is not stopping pensioner Jenny Holland from taking her fundraising challenge to new levels.

Parents from Poringland will be hosting a charity ball to raise money for the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital in honour of their daughter who passed away in 2010.

More than 100 pledges have been made across Norwich as the drive to create a ‘dementia friendly’ city gathers pace.

Five projects across the Norwich Research Park have been given grants totalling more than £430,000 by a cancer charity.

Train services between Norwich and London are running normally again after a problem arose with part of the track.

A group of friends are celebrating after reaching their fundraising target following 15 years of dedicated support for a cancer charity.

Gary Rowett has been appointed as manager of Derby County, the Sky Bet Championship club have announced.

Several people from Norfolk and Suffolk are set to run the London Marathon to raise funds for the region’s air ambulance.

A Norwich audiologist has become one of the first in the country to become a ‘dementia friend’ as part of Amplifon’s nationwide training pledge.

Thousands of cigarettes and more than a kilo of hand-rolling tobacco has been seized by Trading Standards and police officers after raids at shops in Norwich and Thetford.

A Sunday school teacher who caused the death of a pensioner in Lincolnshire when she drifted on to the wrong side of the road has been given a suspended jail sentence.

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