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A 23-year-old man will appear in court today charged with the murder of Lowestoft father Scott Tarrant.

Up to 500,000 lives could be saved under plans for the NHS in England over the next decade, health chiefs claim. But what does the announcement mean for Norfolk and Suffolk? Health correspondent Geraldine Scott explains.

Palliative care beds will finally be made available for patients in Great Yarmouth and Waveney as a new service is set to be launched.

More than 700 patients waited more than an hour to be transferred from an ambulance into Norfolk hospitals last month.

A teenager has been taken to hospital following an incident on a busy road.

The family of hit-and-run victim Brian Mitchell will never know why he died.

Numerous groups and charities have benefited from the amazing voluntary efforts of a popular duo and their friends.

Hundreds of thousands of women and their families were left terrified over a breast cancer screening scandal which never existed, a review has found.

A woman in her 80s had to be cut free from her car after it flipped onto its roof on a rural road.

The head of a coastal hospital which is the only one in Norfolk not failing has announced she will leave.

A culture of learning from mistakes and hardworking staff are behind a Norfolk hospital being the only one in the county to not be rated as failing.

Emergency services were called to rescue and man who got into difficulty in a river in Great Yarmouth earlier this afternoon.

Applications to become a nurse in Norfolk have dropped by a fifth in just a year, new figures show.

A sepsis survivor has raised £2,000 for the James Paget University Hospital to help continue work to raise awareness of the condition and to say thank you to staff.

Charges of gross negligence manslaughter could be brought against two Suffolk Police officers and one former officer after a man died following his arrest at a holiday park.

A unit tipped as crucial in a Norfolk hospital’s battle to cope with added winter pressures is already making a difference.

The partner of a Beccles man, who died from an asbestos-related cancer, has issued an appeal for help in tracking down former workmates.

Adriano Guedes, aged 65, of Kessingland, moved to England from Portugal more than 15 years ago and was admitted to hospital in 2014 after having a stroke.

A pedestrian has been left with “serious” head injuries following a collision with a car.

The Archbishop of Canterbury took to the waves to lay a wreath in memory of those who have died at sea.

A police officer described how he found the friend of a Great Yarmouth stabbing victim in a state of shock when he attended the scene.

Lowestoft has been hit by a surge in violent crime, latest Home Office figures have revealed.

Concerns have been raised over the use of more than £2m donated by the public to a charity bid to open a new hospice on Norfolk’s coast.

A 15-year-old boy almost disemboweled a man in a brutal knife attack after travelling from London to deal drugs in Great Yarmouth, a court heard.

Patients had to be moved from their wards after a burning smell prompted fears of a fire at a hospital during the early hours of the morning.

A mother has criticised a Norfolk hospital over failures she claims led to her baby son being critically ill, hooked up to machines, and needing surgery to help him breathe.

Spades are in the ground on a new scheme to build 287 homes near Great Yarmouth – and people are being invited to register an interest in moving in.

A 46-year-old man from Lowestoft has been charged in connection with an incident in the town centre that saw another man suffer cuts to his head and neck.

A mystery buyer was behind the winning bid for Lowestoft Hospital on Thursday, despite a public campaign to stop the auction going ahead.

A hospital has been sold for less than half-a-million pounds after it went up for auction.

A woman died after her head was struck by a motorcyclist’s helmet after she stepped out into the road without looking, an inquest has heard.

Police have launched an investigation after a man was filmed spitting on a dead man’s shrine.

Norfolk hospitals depend on the European Union for more than one in 10 doctors, new figures revealed, as uncertainty over Brexit threatens to worsen the crisis in the NHS.

A woman in her 80s was taken to hospital with serious chest injuries after a car crash during the morning rush hour, with another driver also hospitalised.

Taxi users in Great Yarmouth could be paying more for journeys after the first price hike in five years was put forward.

A man has been taken to hospital after a gas leak at his property in Bradwell.

“I had dreams of her crying. It felt so real.”

Patients at James Paget University Hospital have been allowed to return to their ward after a suspected gas leak forced them to be evacuated.

Patients have been evacuated due to a suspected gas leak at the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston, near Great Yarmouth.

A Norfolk woman whose vaginal mesh had broken, twisted, and become embedded deep into a muscle said she wished she never had the procedure.

Outstanding achievements, dedication and quality care were celebrated at this year’s James Paget University Hospital’s Remarkable People awards.

Norfolk’s flagship hospital has been caught up in a scandal where human body parts have been allowed to pile up by a disposal company.

Two men who repeatedly stabbed three Iraqi refugees after a street argument over damage to a car have been jailed for 18 years each.

A post mortem examination on a man who died after being found on a bench in Lowestoft town centre has proved inconclusive into how he died.

Hospitals are still too slow at taking patients off the hands of ambulance crews, it has been revealed, as plans to avoid another winter healthcare crisis were put to health bosses.

A former lifeboat coxswain says he has been overwhelmed by flowers, cards and messages following the death of his wife.

Nearly £4m was wasted in just six months at Norfolk’s hospitals due to patients not showing up for appointments.

A man who died after being found on a bench in Lowestoft town centre was “fit as a fiddle and strong as an ox”, according to friends.

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital after coming into collision with a camper van during the morning rush hour.

Dozens of people turned out to pay their respects to an “amazing” man who did so much to help others.

An independent police conduct investigation, which was launched after a man died following an arrest at a holiday park, is “almost complete”.

As yet another health trust in Norfolk in plunged into special measures by inspectors health correspondent Geraldine Scott looks at what is going wrong in the county’s NHS.

A new programme offering a “long-term commitment” to supporting the rehabilitation of stroke survivors has been launched.

The increase in demand at the James Paget University Hospital’s eye clinic will be the focus of the keynote speech at the Gorleston hospital trust’s annual general meeting on Wednesday, September 19.

“Things have gone wrong.” That was the admission from the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) in King’s Lynn today as it was revealed the trust had been judged unsafe and poorly led, leading it to be put into special measures by inspectors.

A new look hospital foyer has been opened with a Marks & Spencer Food to Go store that has a 70-seater cafe.

A man is to appear in court charged with a series of public order offences following an incident at the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston.

A person has been arrested after racially abusing hospital staff.

A man who was evicted from an East Anglian hospital by court order after more than two years has died while on hunger strike back in a hospital bed.

A man was taken to hospital after falling from a first floor window onto a conservatory below.

The trial of a 23-year-old man accused of murdering Lowestoft father Scott Tarrant is expected to take place in January.

A man who stabbed another man in a row at a Great Yarmouth pole and lap dancing club was warned by a judge he faces becoming a career criminal.

More than 80 trucks have begun their journey across parts Norfolk and Suffolk in an annual charity event which brings joy to disabled and disadvantaged children.

Women in Norfolk are able to request caesarean section births, it can be revealed, after national concern that the procedure was being refused outright.

Work to improve the James Paget University Hospital’s emergency department will see the entrance to its Emergency Assessment and Discharge Unit close for a short period next week for floor laying work.

A Great Yarmouth man was one of at least four patients who may have died when the NHS continued using syringe drivers over which safety concerns had been raised.

If you are interested in the NHS and have recent financial experience, then the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston would like to hear from you.

A woman has been taken to hospital with head injuries after a single vehicle crash.

A woman from Gorleston says she was woken by a bang last night after a car crashed through her wall as police made arrests following a stabbing in Bradwell.

Frank Drew, former bricklayer, trade unionist, sergeant of the Royal Norfolk Regiment and Labour councillor, has died aged 89.

A hospital was put on high alert today following the discovery of a suspicious package.

A baby who was transferred to a Norfolk neonatal intensive care unit was found to be carrying MRSA.

A Great Yarmouth man who verbally abused and threatened the police and NHS services on nuisance calls was given a five year long Criminal Behaviour Order.

A temporary ward, more patients treated at home, and extra cubicles in the emergency department.

Officers are appealing for witnesses after a woman sustained a serious head injury in a collision.

People who die without enough money for a cremation are being buried in unmarked communal graves.

A woman has been left with a potential head injury after a car rolled down a slope and struck her.

Patients spent the equivalent of more than seven years waiting to be discharged from hospitals across Norfolk’s healthcare providers in just one month.

A woman in her 20s was taken to hospital after a two-vehicle crash.

A “secret” garden is supporting a palliative care centre with an open day on Sunday.

There was a sad end of an era at a hospital this afternoon when a charity closed its shop and ward trolley services after more than 30 years.

Emergency services combined to rescue a “completely unresponsive” woman who had fallen into a diabetic coma while aboard a Broads cruiser.

A nurse at a hospital in Gorleston has enjoyed a day out at Wimbledon as part of a celebratory draw marking the 70th birthday of the NHS.

A private healthcare provider has suspended all procedures for its patients at the county’s flagship hospital due to concerns over safety, it can be revealed.

Experts are travelling from across the country as investigations into the death of a girl on an inflatable in Gorleston continue.

Our flagship hospital has a huge task ahead to get out of special measures. In day two of our special report, we ask how worried patients should be that it has been rated “inadequate” for safety? Tom Bristow reports.

Two sisters will celebrate a total of 70 years service in local healthcare as the NHS reaches an historic milestone.

A cyclist was taken to hospital after a three vehicle collision in Lowestoft last night.

A hospital is inviting anyone interested in a career in health care to come along to its annual open day.

Norfolk’s busiest hospital has been plunged into special measures just months after a challenging winter for the health service.

A crewman had to be evacuated from a French fishing vessel after falling ill at sea.

A nurse at the James Paget University Hospital has published a report which aims to help hospitals develop research and midwifery teams.

Young people considering a career in healthcare can get an insight into the role available thanks to a new partnership.

Just two weeks remain to nominate staff members at James Paget University Hospital who have gone the extra mile to look after patients.

Police are appealing for information after a girl in Gorleston was splashed with a liquid that left her with blistered skin.

Two teenagers from Beccles have been arrested after a policeman was left seriously injured in a collision.

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.

A review of deaths at the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston has found six out of a selected 406 deaths in 2017/18 have been identified as less than satisfactory.

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