Appointments for more than 3,000 Norfolk women caught up in the national breast cancer screening scandal will be reduced in length as the county’s busiest hospital prepares to tackle the backlog.

East Of England Ambulance Trust (EEAST) is reminding the public about simple tips to stay safe during the expected mixed weather due this bank holiday weekend.

Castlemeadow Care hosted a free dementia, health and information event at the Norman Centre in Norwich.

A Norfolk hospital could look for more commercial opportunities and upgrade facilities for private patients amid “NHS financial constraints”.

An ambulance boss has said pressures on the NHS are no longer confined to just the winter and are instead seen all year round.

More than £10,000 was raised at the first ball held by a charity which provides comfort boxes to women having treatment for breast cancer.

Calls have been made for improvements at a busy junction as a second person died following a crash near Norwich almost four months ago.

Commuters are facing delays in Dereham this evening after a crash.

Money could be shifted between health and social care organisations in Norfolk and Waveney under a new structure which aims to integrate different groups more effectively.

An ambitious bid to train 200 people as dementia friends in just seven days has been launched to mark Dementia Awareness Week.

Details of temporary arrangements for visitors to City Hall during the refurbishment of its customer centre have been revealed.

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) has given its backing to a new national campaign which supports the ambition of creating a world where suicide does not exist.

St John Ambulance is urging people who have saved someone’s life using first aid to come forward with their story for the charity’s prestigious Everyday Heroes Awards.

A new 1950s hospital day room which aims to engage patients and their memories has been completed at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.

A number of new venues have signed up to a simple scheme which aims to tackle loneliness in Norfolk.

Dialysis treatment for those with kidney issues will be provided from a purpose-built premises in Bowthorpe when it is moved out of the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital.

A former health minister has claimed ambulance bosses “misled” MPs on a number of matters relating to winter pressures.

Communities such as Norfolk and Waveney which are worst affected by suicide are being given funding to develop suicide prevention and reduction schemes.

“If someone had told me 20 years ago this is what I was going to do, I would not have believed them.”

The region’s mental health trust has hit back at claims from campaigners that plans are afoot to split into two organisations.

A hub which aims to be a single point of access for Norfolk’s healthy child programme has been chosen as a regional champion in a competition to mark the NHS’ 70th birthday.

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