September 30 2014 Latest news:
The strain on Norfolk County Council’s finances was laid bare at a meeting yesterday, at which it emerged that although the “black hole” in its accounts for next year had been reduced, there was still £13m left to be found.
Shoplifters in Norfolk have made off with more than 14,500 items from the county’s stores in the last four years.
The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (N&N) is expecting an £11m budget shortfall next year, as the number of A&E patients continues to rise.
Protestors gathered outside HealthEast’s headquarters in Beccles this afternoon as mental health chiefs unanimously approved plans to close the 14 adult acute beds in Carlton Court, near Lowestoft.
Extra NHS funds are set to be spent on sending obese people in Norwich to weight loss clubs following the success of a two year project.