Norfolk and Norwich Hospital

It was 150 years ago when a baby boy was born who would grow up to become a “second Dick Whittington” and one of the best-loved and respected men in Norwich. Derek James pays tribute to Sir Henry Holmes.

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.

British Superbike champion Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital after crashing during testing at Snetterton on Thursday.

A Norfolk 20-year-old battling cancer has described the moment a train conductor reduced her to tears, destroying the self confidence and strength which had taken her years to build.

A Norfolk 20-year-old battling cancer has described the moment a train conductor reduced her to tears, destroying the self confidence and strength which had taken her years to build.

For prospective organ donor Mia McKean her only wish was for her sister to have an illness-free future thanks to the kidney she is willing to give.

To look at little Esme Ives, smiling and inquisitive, you would not anticipate the challenging battle the bubbly eight-month-old has ahead of her.

The devastated parents of a four-month-old baby who died of sudden infant death syndrome have described him as “beautiful, happy boy.”

An epilepsy suffer died after a fall, Norfolk Coroner’s Court heard.

Patients had operations cancelled because a hospital was so short of beds it had to use wards meant for day surgery for emergency patients instead.

A new television series about the NHS just underscores what we all fear, says Rachel Moore.

A motorist has been airlifted to hospital after a serious crash between a car and a tractor.

Yet again, the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital has proved it is worth its weight in gold, as another success story comes to light.

A woman was found dead in a Norwich hostel on Monday afternoon.

I grew up during the 1950s/60s and experienced some snowy winters, notably 1956, 1963 and 1966 and not once did I have to miss school or college due to closures.

A man who got out of his car in sub-zero conditions to help a fellow motorist has died after reportedly suffering a heart attack.

A woman has been taken to hospital in a life-threatening condition.

The driver of a BMW is in hospital tonight with serious injuries after a crash near Southwold which police are investigating.

A 32-year-old with Asperger’s and emotionally unstable personality disorder took his own life when NHS 111 call handlers hung up on him after months of “frustrations” with mental health services.

A serious incident review into the death of 32-year-old John Worthington found mental health services had “insufficient resources” to offer him in assessment in less than five months.

NHS figures showing there were no ambulance delays at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital over winter are inaccurate.

“He should still be here” - those were the poignant words of a woman whose 52-year-old partner died on the side of the road in back of an ambulance, after he had been discharged from hospital just hours earlier.

A Norwich woman who is passionate about tackling visual stress has spoken out about the importance of getting the correct diagnosis to ensure the right help.

It has been eight years since a woman vanished after walking out of the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital.

Peter Farley has had first-hand experience of the A&E crisis.

A ward has been closed on a rehabilitation unit after an outbreak of flu.

A safety warning has been issued by the Coastguard after a Norwich woman fell from a sea wall over the weekend.

A father-of-three from Costessy is taking to the skies to fundraise for the hospital that cares for his son who was born with a rare heart disorder.

An apartment has gone on sale at the former Norfolk & Norwich Hospital with fantastic night-time views

Historians have been provided with a fresh insight into the life of a Norfolk suffragette thanks to help from the public.

The husband of a Norwich woman who died just 31 days after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer has called for more money to be put towards researching the disease.

As you open the pages of this new book you step into some of the finest homes in Norwich and meet the people who lived there. Men and women, boys and girls, who have helped to shape the 21st-century city. Derek James visits Bracondale.

Two people have been summoned to court after the vehicle they were in crashed through the wall of a house Weybourne, on the north Norfolk coast.

In this archive essay from 1967, J K Edwards looks back at the changes at the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital at its old city centre site over two centuries of healing.

A police officer from Norfolk helped to save the life of a man who went into cardiac arrest in Fakenham.

A man has been freed from his car after crashing into a parked car.

A man deliberately drove his Audi at three men as they crossed a city centre street, throwing one of them into air and leaving him with life-changing injuries, a court heard.

It was an appeal which put Norwich on the map as one of the best centres in the country for diabetes treatment.

Medical doctors are a must when it comes to treating us for serious illness but they’re not always a bundle of laughs. And laughter is an important medicine too. As Friday’s Children in Need fundraising day approaches, there’s no better time to bring on the Clown Doctors...

An elderly man had a lucky escape after falling into the water between a boat and the quay at public moorings near Ludham Bridge.

A nurse from Fakenham is to join a group of British medical volunteers who are providing support to a rural hospital in Kwale County, in Kenya.

A man has been taken to hospital with serious head, neck and back injuries after crashing into metal railings in Shelfanger, near Diss.

The delay in transferring patients from ambulances into the region’s busiest hospital is impacting how quickly medics are reaching those in need.

A person has been injured after a crash on the A47 which saw a car overturn.

You might pass this statue on Hay Hill most days without giving it a second thought. Just another statue in Norwich City Centre, in an unfortunate situation under a shroud of trees, frequently speckled with pigeon droppings and looking all too fed up.

It was just over a year ago that Avril Dobson’s devastated family were taken to her hospital bedside to say their goodbyes. Now, after a remarkable recovery, the Norfolk grandmother will tackle part of an epic double marathon walk to thank those who saved her.

A charity golf day recognising the good work of the East Anglian Air Ambulance has been held.

Every day our region’s skilled ambulance crews work under growing pressure. In a two-part special, health correspondent Geraldine Scott 
joined one crew to find out what a shift 
looks like for these lifesavers.

A deaf man has suffered a broken ankle and dislocated shoulder after being hit by a car while crossing King Street in Norwich.

A mother and her asthmatic daughter who were admitted to hospital following a carbon monoxide leak from the boiler at their home have spoken out following their life-threatening ordeal.

A Suffolk family’s appeal to help a seven-year-old who broke both collarbones in a serious crash has gone viral.

A 50-year-old Wisbech man arrested in connection with a fatal road traffic collision in Mendlesham has been charged.

Police have named a 43-year-old man who died in a crash on the A140 at Mendlesham yesterday as Colin Fisk from Kesgrave.

Police are appealing for witnesses to a serious road traffic incident which happened on The Street (B132), outside Charcoal Grill, in Poringland last week.

A Bramford motorcyclist, who has admitted causing the death of his pillion passenger through dangerous driving by having a defective rear tyre, has been warned he could be jailed.

A Lowestoft man whose heart had to be restarted ten times after he suffered a cardiac arrest at work, has been reunited with the members of the emergency services who saved his life.

A man has been air lifted to hospital after collapsing in Great Yarmouth.

A father is preparing to climb into the boxing ring for the first time to raise money for the intensive care unit which supported to his new born son.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a serious road traffic collision in Billingford on Monday, July 10.

Millions more pounds out of the stretched NHS budget has been paid to the three shareholders of a company which built the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH).

As we enter the final five in our list of top 100 Norwich City appearance makers, we look at a man who really felt the pain of defeat in a Canaries shirt...

The former landlord of a well-known pub in Norwich, who has been described as having a “larger than life personality”, has died.

It was in the early hours on this day 75 years ago when enemy planes dropped marker flares to light up the majestic spire which was, and still is, the symbol of Norwich’s historic grandeur.

The East Anglian Air Ambulance is fast becoming a regular sight in north Norfolk, as the emergency crew were once again called out to an accident, this time in Hoveton.

Two people are still in hospital with serious injuries after allegedly being run over by a Norse vehicle in Earlham Park on Sunday (June 18).

What if one day someone told you owned a gold mine? It just wouldn’t happen, would it? But it did to Norfolk man Michael Cadge’s family. Only, all was not quite as it seemed. Trevor Heaton tells the amazing story of the Gold Bar Swindlers of Cripple Creek.

A Norfolk hospital team received a special thank you on national radio from the widow of a former patient.

A hospital IT team has been praised for how it handled the cyber attack which hit the NHS two weeks ago.

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