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The public is invited to join staff at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) to celebrate three years of saving and transforming cancer patients’ lives through robotic surgery.

A new discharge suite has been opened at Norfolk’s largest hospital to reduce bed-blocking and get patients home earlier in the day.

At least 14 ambulances were forced to queue up outside Norfolk’s largest hospital during one of its busiest ever days at A&E.

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

A handful of parents in Norwich had a new year to remember as six babies made their arrival on New Year’s Day.

Changes to bus routes in Norwich are set to come into force in the New Year.

Motorists have been urged to take extra care on the roads this morning, after icy conditions saw a vehicle roll from the road just outside of Norwich.

A Norwich midwife claimed records were systematically falsified and transcripts edited in a disciplinary procedure which lasted more than two years and she feared would prevent her working again.

The next meeting of Norfolk Brain Tumour Support Group will be held on Thursday, January 3, 2019.

While you’re tucking into Christmas lunch, opening presents, playing boardgames with the family or watching the Queen’s speech, there are others in Norfolk who will be doing something a bit different. Here we tell their Christmas Day stories.

Norwich City footballers have lent their support to a campaign to raise awareness of oesophageal cancer - and to spot the symptoms to get early medical advice.

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

A mother who lost her son after he was stillborn is channelling her grief to help others by encouraging children to carry out random acts of kindness.

The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) was lit up with twinkling displays of snowflakes for the first time ever at the hospital’s annual Christmas Fair.

Cancer surgery will still be carried out in King’s Lynn after doctors said proposals to move procedures to Norwich would be “unsafe”.

The boss of the region’s busiest hospital admitted he considered resigning when he saw the inspection report which placed the organisation into special measures.

Norwich City players visited some of their youngest fans at the region’s busiest hospital and a city school.

The boss of a troubled hospital is moving to another health trust.

A spike in emergency procedures at one of the region’s hospitals has meant patients awaiting pre-booked surgeries face cancellations and hold-ups.

A mother who discovered on her due date that her daughter had died has thrown her weight behind a campaign to raise money for a bereavement suite at the region’s busiest hospital.

The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) is looking to expand its volunteering network to help patients after they have had a stay in hospital.

A new test that can diagnose a patient with flu in just 20 minutes could save the NHS up to £24m - and was tested at a Norfolk hospital.

Lego trains, the Pets as Therapy dogs and a Father Christmas will be among the main attractions at a hospital Christmas fair.

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital will be illuminated with twinkling displays of snowflakes for the first time ever from 5.30pm on Thursday, December 6, when the official switch-on will take place at the hospital’s Christmas Fair.

Student nurses from East Anglia will meet members of parliament at Westminster today ahead of a debate which will discuss the future of nurse education funding.

Fears have been raised that a Norfolk hospital could become a “second-rate service” if cancer surgery is moved to Norwich and a ward closed.

Almost two months after patients at a west Norfolk hospital were reassured they would not have to travel to Norwich for surgery, including that for cancer, a leaked memo has revealed a lack of staff may force the move.

As more presents are dropped off for a Norwich hospital festive gift appeal, caring staff who work on Christmas Day have revealed the traditions that come with being on shift on such a special occasion.

A vision for a new multi-million pound hospice close to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital has taken a step closer to becoming a reality.

The fate of a new multi-million pound end-of-life hospice next to a Norfolk hospital will be sealed today

Hardworking healthcare heroes from the county’s flagship hospital were awarded on Friday night and recognised for all they do.

It may have been one of the busiest times of year for a Norfolk minister.

A team at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) has begun a clinical trial to help reduce treatment times for people with advanced skin cancer.

Healthcare staff across Norfolk are being offered rewards ranging from shopping gift cards to prize draw entries to entice them to have a free flu jab.

Poignant stories of the devastating impact breast cancer has on the lives of both patients and families were told as plans were put in motion to improve services in Norfolk.

A hospital Christmas gift appeal which was believed to be the first in the country to cater to adults as well as children has received backing from the trust’s top nurse.

A man in his 20s, who died after falling from a bridge on the A47 Monday evening, has been named as father-of-one Lee Lewis.

A Norfolk woman who remains in a stable but critical condition following a crash on the A11 has been named.

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.

It is a place where no one wants to be on Christmas Day, while families across the county are opening up presents or tucking into their turkey.

Parents whose babies are being treated in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at the county’s flagship hospital will now be able to stay close by for free thanks to a fundraising appeal.

A prisoner has spoken of his “humiliation” as a member of the public took a photo of him in chains at a Norfolk hospital.

The number of diabetic people having devastating toe, foot and limb amputations in two of the region’s areas has shot up, shocking figures reveal.

Three super-fast bus routes, cleaner buses and smart ticketing could be on the way to Norwich after the city was shortlisted to get a share of £840m of government cash.

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

Generous donations from members of the public paid for £1.7m worth of equipment at the county’s flagship hospital last year.

Potentially life-saving surgery at a failing Norfolk hospital could be suspended, this newspaper can reveal today.

The first clinical trials at a state-of-the-art building in Norwich are set to begin as the first research volunteers are welcomed to the Quadram Institute.

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

When nine-month-old Lillie McCarthy lost the use of her right arm due to a rare but serious infection, it could have left her with permanent damage.

Footage has emerged of a van flying through the air after crashing into a roundabout on the A11.

A major expansion of radiology and cardiology services at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) is set to begin next month.

A brave baby has inspired seven friends to scale the heights - six times in two days.

He is the popular clown that saw an outpouring of love and support sent to him after it was revealed he was battling cancer.

A popular Norwich Zumba teacher who has raised money for various charities is now asking for help herself, as she battles a rare form of leukaemia.

A Norwich baby has been given a second chance at life after her parents were forced to make the heartbreaking decision over whether to continue her care.

An in-depth film has shown how NHS staff jump into action when a patient is brought to hospital after having a heart attack.

The finishing touches are being made to a garden in Norfolk ahead of an annual event which raises thousands of pounds for charity, this year raising money for the Norfolk and Norwich Hospitals Charity.

A pioneering procedure has begun at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) to improve care for patients with suspected lung cancer.

A mother has described the horror of her 14oz baby daughter contracting a deadly blood infection at just two weeks old.

A bowel cancer screening programme which was launched in Norfolk has been so successful the age at which it is offered is to be lowered.

More than £1,000 was raised for the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) by a family who benefitted from their services.

Dozens of Norfolk and Norwich hospital staff, former patients and their families joined up to 7,000 other runners to take part in this year’s Run Norwich 10k on Sunday.

A former RAF man has put his skills to good use in the NHS, after Norfolk’s busiest hospital saved his mother’s life.

A popular coffee shop is fighting back after having to leave its well-used hospital base because of a rent increase.

More than a quarter of staff at the region’s flagship hospital have been bullied, harassed or abused by colleagues, a new report has revealed.

Police are issuing more information as part of an appeal to trace a missing 42-year-old man who was last seen at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.

A call has been made to build a new permanent block at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) as it was admitted the building was too small to cope with modern demands.

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

Communities are getting excited as they gear up for the first-ever Norfolk Day.

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

Food and drink is at the heart of Norfolk life and a major draw for visitors to the area. Reporter Sophie Wyllie finds out how local produce will play a starring role for dozens of Norfolk Day celebrations across the county.

Proposals for a new multi-storey car park close to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital return to committee today.

Hundreds of cyclists braved scorching temperatures on Sunday to take part in this year’s Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital’s (NNUH) charity bike ride.

The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) has expanded two of its audiology services in to the community in a bid to provide care closer to home.

Questions are today being asked about why the woman in charge of turning around our two largest health bodies - both of which are failing - will not speak out about the changes planned.

A new bereavement midwife role has been created at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) to support families who experience baby loss.

It is one of the toughest challenges on the seven seas.

Hospital bosses have backed the so-called ‘missing link’ which would connect the Broadland Northway to the A47 - saying it would be ‘in the interests of patients’.

The first patients have been treated in a newly refurbished, state-of-the-art operating theatre at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) which has been funded by a £500,000 donation from the N&N Hospitals Charity and Big C.

On February 17 last year, 56-year-old Allan Morgan, from Witton, fell six metres through a roof. He broke his spine, pelvis, and wrist – and was at risk of bleeding to death.

Staff have been sharing what they love about working at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) as part of the 70th anniversary of the NHS.

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.

Whistleblowers claim an inner circle around the leadership, fear of speaking out and ‘bullying culture’ go to the heart of problems at the region’s biggest hospital.

Young people with Type 1 diabetes are set to receive more support following a national study coordinated by Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital staff.

One reader thinks that the local hospital may have received an unfair inspection rating. What do you think?

A new facility to enhance research at a Norfolk hospital is to open its doors in summer.

The region’s leading hospital has just been rated “inadequate” and put into special measures. Let us know what you think in our survey.

The county’s busiest hospital could take notes from another of Norfolk’s healthcare centres as it looks to turnaround a report which found it was unsafe and poorly led.

Plans for a large multi-storey car park close to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital have been put on hold, after councillors deferred their decision on it amid helicopter fears.

A woman has been praised for potentially saving her husband’s life after calling for emergency help when he was suffering chest pains.

A week before the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) was rated inadequate, a private firm - which continues to get tens of millions of NHS pounds a year for building it - reported record profits.

Reaction to the news the county’s flagship hospital had been judged as inadequate by inspectors saw readers throw their support behind frontline staff.

The county’s flagship hospital has been branded unsafe and poorly led in an inspection report which found an “obvious deterioration” in how it was run.

Leadership at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital came in for criticism from inspectors at the Care Quality Commission.

A hospital has raised “very serious concerns” over plans to build a car park next to their site, saying the construction could effect the flight path of Search and Rescue helicopters.

Many of us have gene and chromosome abnormalities that we don’t know about and that don’t appear to affect us. With Chromosome Disorder Awareness Week beginning on Sunday, we meet a family who have discovered how a tiny gene change can have extreme results.

The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) has been sharing best practice with healthcare professionals from across Europe as part of an innovative programme designed to promote the exchange of experiences and ideas.

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