Nicholas Carding Health correspondent email@example.com @ncarding Norfolk and Norwich Hospital under more pressure to explain how it overpaid PFI company £2.9m Monday, March 20, 2017 Nicholas Carding The Norfolk and Norwich hospital is facing calls to investigate how it overpaid a private company £2.9m. Paramedics volunteer for work on days off under new scheme which aims to save lives Saturday, March 18, 2017 Nicholas Carding 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. ‘It’s mind-boggling’ - Surgeons save 21-year old’s sight after he developed rare golf-ball sized tumour Friday, March 17, 2017 Nicholas Carding 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”. Opinion: Crisis or same as usual - What’s the state of the NHS currently? Friday, March 17, 2017 Nicholas Carding This will be my final column for this paper because after today I am leaving my job as health correspondent for Archant. Applications sought for fund that can help people live healthier lives Thursday, March 16, 2017 Nicholas Carding Community groups across Norwich are being encouraged to bid for £5,000 grants from the city’s health chiefs. Care home invites community to celebrate 100th birthday of singer Vera Lynn Thursday, March 16, 2017 Nicholas Carding A care home is inviting the community to join a sing-along to celebrate Vera Lynn’s 100th birthday. 30-month time frame for new treatment centre at the N&N Thursday, March 16, 2017 Nicholas Carding 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. No police charge for care home after investigation into patient’s death ends Thursday, March 16, 2017 Nicholas Carding Police officers have decided to end an investigation into a care home which was set up following a patient’s death. Top rating for Queen Elizabeth Hospital’s stroke treatment marks turnaround Thursday, March 16, 2017 Nicholas Carding Stroke care at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn is now listed in the top 20pc of services in the country. Psychiatrist wins scholarship to international mental health congress Thursday, March 16, 2017 Nicholas Carding A specialist has become the only psychiatrist in the UK to win a scholarship from a European organisation. Pensioner to carry out mid-air wing-walk on vintage plane Thursday, March 16, 2017 Nicholas Carding 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. Fundraising event in memory of child who died aged 13 months Wednesday, March 15, 2017 Nicholas Carding 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. Pledges to make Norwich ‘dementia friendly’ pour in from across the community Wednesday, March 15, 2017 Nicholas Carding More than 100 pledges have been made across Norwich as the drive to create a ‘dementia friendly’ city gathers pace. Big C charity donates hundreds of thousands of pounds to cancer research schemes in Norwich Tuesday, March 14, 2017 Nicholas Carding Five projects across the Norwich Research Park have been given grants totalling more than £430,000 by a cancer charity. Updated: Trains operating as normal after engineers fix problem on Norwich to London line Tuesday, March 14, 2017 Nicholas Carding Train services between Norwich and London are running normally again after a problem arose with part of the track. Ladies reach £100,000 tally after 15 years of fundraising Tuesday, March 14, 2017 Nicholas Carding A group of friends are celebrating after reaching their fundraising target following 15 years of dedicated support for a cancer charity. Gary Rowett takes charge at Derby County - with Mark Warburton linked with Nottingham Forest, as Norwich City continue search for new manager Tuesday, March 14, 2017 Nicholas Carding Gary Rowett has been appointed as manager of Derby County, the Sky Bet Championship club have announced. Runners from region hope to raise funds for air ambulance Monday, March 13, 2017 Nicholas Carding Several people from Norfolk and Suffolk are set to run the London Marathon to raise funds for the region’s air ambulance. Company starts training staff to be more aware of dementia Monday, March 13, 2017 Nicholas Carding 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. Sniffer dogs help officers seize thousands of cigarettes and illegal tobacco from shops across Norfolk during raids Sunday, March 12, 2017 Nicholas Carding 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. Single mother-of-three avoids jail after causing accident which killed pensioner Saturday, March 11, 2017 Nicholas Carding 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.