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Time is running out for people to have their say on where thousands of new homes could be built in and around Norwich over the next two decades.

A Lowestoft-based social enterprise has won an award for introducing coaching techniques into consultations with patients and clients in order to improve their care and health outcomes.

Bus passengers are being warned to expect a fortnight of disruption as road works cause a busy Norwich route to be diverted.

A selection of the region’s most selfless and committed individuals gathered on Wednesday evening at The Halls in Norwich for the EDP Stars of Norfolk and Waveney Awards 2018.

One of Europe’s largest endoscopy centres will open in Norwich next week, promising an improved service for people being screened for diseases and medical conditions.

Detectives are continuing to investigate after a woman was raped at the University of East Anglia (UEA).

Around one in three children in Norfolk are doing fewer than 30 minutes of exercise a day, with even lower numbers doing the governmental guideline of one hour of activity a day.

Campaigners protesting about inaction over climate change are staging a sit-in protest in The Forum.

East Anglian researchers are seeking volunteers to take part in vital dementia research studies through the Join Dementia Research initiative.

An Anglo-Saxon gold treasure unearthed by a student while metal-detecting in Norfolk is in the running to be named the UK’s museum acquisition of the year.

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

It’s been a year of growth and success for Gnaw Chocolate, which has won a major national award. Mark Shields caught up with the company founder.

Ten researchers at Norwich Research Park (NRP) have been named in a list identifying the world’s top 1%.

A University of East Anglia masters student has seen her thesis awarded a distinction, and put into practice at the firm where she gathered her data.

A Norwich academic has been chosen to lead a committee set up by French president Emmanuel Macron.

A multimillion pound teaching and learning building and a new science block to encourage collaboration between courses will form part of a £250m investment at the University of East Anglia.

A new Norwich-based theatre company made up of students from the University of East Anglia (UEA) is looking to raise funds to take its new play to next year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

Comedian Arthur Smith will be cracking jokes in North Walsham as part of a Christmas fundraiser organised by the Labour Party.

The Norwich Business School has announced its next free business breakfast will be based around the topics of staff retention and the risks and benefits of crowdfunding.

An innovative app which tells consumers which packaging they can recycle from their shopping has been named the winner at Norwich’s annual Sync the City competition.

One of Norfolk’s fastest-growing tech start-ups is readying itself to go global, as it launches its service to 30 million new US customers next month.

Even the brightest and best trained people can benefit from upskilling in new and highly relevant disciplines.

A group of Norfolk’s most exciting tech companies will be travelling to Cambridge’s famous Bradfield Centre this month and pitching at a new investor event.

Senior Norfolk representatives travelled to Canada to accept the “huge honour” of bringing the Commonwealth Agriculture Conference to Norwich.

From tribute acts to a craft fair, you’re spoilt for choice with a jam-packed calendar of events taking place over the next week in Norfolk.

Climate change could pose a threat to male fertility – according to new research from the University of East Anglia.

​Next week, Norwich Research Park will receive the Outstanding Achievement award at the Norfolk Business Awards. EDP business editor Mark Shields spoke to the park’s executive chairman David Parfrey.

Norfolk and Waveney winemakers could soon be giving producers in the famous French region of Champagne a run for their money.

A north Norfolk poet and creative writing tutor is celebrating after publishing her first collection on themes of film, light, and dark.

Concerns about how the Broads Authority handled a council’s complaint could be submitted to a government review into national parks.

A new UEA study says online reviewers are less negative after a period of time

A call has been made for Parliament to hold an annual debate in honour of Labour peer and former leader of Norwich City Council Patricia Hollis.

A Norwich hotel which has stood in the middle of a busy social area is celebrating more than 500 years since the its name was first mentioned in history.

Public donations to charity the Big C have part-funded a piece of state-of-the-art cancer fighting equipment, that is now in use at the Norwich Research Park.

All will be revealed − and you can be there!

Warm, funny, very distinct and certainly memorable. Those are just some of the words used to describe Jess Fairweather at an emotional farewell on the day he would have turned 21.

A woman from Norfolk who competed in a British bikini bodybuilding championship achieved first place this month.

A student from west Norfolk has been awarded a sought-after scholarship to further his studies in the energy sector.

An interactive map created by researchers in Norwich shows that more years are lost for people in Norfolk who die in road accidents and from drug use compared to the national average.

Louisa Baldwin spoke to Norwich director Matthew Holness ahead of the release of thriller Possum, filmed in Norfolk and starring BAFTA-winning actor Sean Harris.

A deadline is looming for big businesses – and it’s a case of use it or lose it.

A Norwich company which has spent three years and £250,000 developing a smart bike lock is gearing up to take its product to market for the first time.

Early-stage investing will be the subject of the next masterclass hosted by financial advisers Chadwicks.

Researchers at the UEA are helping to design a robotic boat capable of surviving the extreme temperatures of the Antarctic.

Norfolk’s cultural champions were celebrated in style on Friday night at a glittering ceremony at Norwich Cathedral.

A radical feminist who caused outrage after posting controversial stickers around the UEA and Norwich claims the messages were not transphobic.

When she first met Finnish rock band The Rasmus backstage at the University of East Anglia (UEA), Natasha Leggett was literally speechless.

Tributes have been paid to a student known for his lovely nature and sense of humour.

A student who died in his accommodation at the University of East Anglia (UEA) has been named.

The NHS’ research arm, the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) has teamed up with the University of East Anglia (UEA) to create a patient survey for people affected by a language impairment which can be caused by a stroke.

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has joined others in paying his respects to Patricia Hollis, Baroness Hollis of Heighman who has died aged 77 after a long illness.

The new science and engineering facility, built by local construction firm RG Carter, features lecture theatres, seminar rooms, laboratories and a collaboration space for staff, students and visitors.

Climate change could spell disaster for drinkers – causing a global beer shortage and potentially doubling the price of a pint, warned Norwich researchers.

Stickers posted by a radical feminist around the University of East Anglia (UEA) have been labelled as transphobic by students.

Two university students from Norwich have delivered first aid training for a major car maker after setting up their own business.

From Lady Lord Mayors to pop industry excess and a floating library, there’s energy and imagination to thrill and delight in 2018

The big tie of the Norfolk Senior Cup third round has teed up a trip to Thurlow Nunn Premier Division rivals Wroxham for Norwich United.

Updated Student, 20, dies at UEA

Friday, October 12, 2018

The University of East Anglia (UEA) has confirmed a 20-year-old student has died at its campus.

A “provocative” vision for how Norwich city centre needs to adapt to keep up with the changing times is to be published.

A mystery illness is killing East Anglia’s hares – sparking a call for the public to report sick animal sightings and help researchers diagnose the disease.

Breast cancer research backed by a local charity will begin next January at Norwich Research Park.

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH), Spire Norwich Hospital and the University of East Anglia (UEA) are taking part in CAPAbility, a clinical trial investigating how two different type of commonly used total knee implants compare in term of performance and functional abilities.

A revolutionary drug test developed from research carried out at the University of East Anglia (UEA) can detect four classes of drugs in traces of sweat found in a fingerprint - and the technology works on both the living and dead.

Pro-life campaigners from across the country descended on a small Norfolk village this weekend in an annual pilgrimage.

Families living close to the University of East Anglia say recent changes to parking permit zones have made it nigh-on impossible to park near their home.

A Norwich wealth management firm has welcomed three new recruits to its team.

One of Norfolk’s most remarkable companies has celebrated its win of a Queens Award for Enterprise by launching its ‘Industry Accelerator’ Training Academy.

Raise your steins in the air as Oktoberfest Norwich returns to the city this weekend.

An MP has praised a north Norfolk school which is part of a national scheme to bring university-style education to high school students for its “amazing progress”.

The largest inflatable indoor fun park in the UK arrives in Norwich this weekend.

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.

From Einstein to one of the world’s biggest computers, and from the discovery of oxygen to the birth of radio, radar and ready-meals - meet the people and marvel at the discoveries that have put our region at the forefront of science

Young people in Norfolk are being encouraged to ask about allergens when buying food, after figures revealed up to 8pc of children could suffer from a food allergy.

Heptahare was crowned as Norfolk’s favourite GoGoHare, now we want to know which of the moongazers are your favourite.

The University of East Anglia’s has come 15th in The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

‘Every time you spend money, you’re casting a vote for the world you want’.

The father of a 19-year-old Suffolk girl who died from anorexia fears many more patients have died as a result of how eating disorders are still treated.

Perfectly situated between coast and countryside, Norwich offers an abundance of affordable yet stylish options for students.

Up-and-coming environmental engineers have been given the chance to design and plan their own windfarm at a three day event run by the University of East Anglia, in partnership with Vatenfall and 3DWebtech.

Students from the University of East Anglia (UEA) have launched a first-of-its-kind wellbeing app to help their peers understand their emotions, develop coping strategies, and access the support they need, in time for the new university term.

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 science fiction writer and tutor picks some inspirational East Anglian sci-fi people and places

A new play taking a fly-on-the-wall look at the private lives of a group of suffragettes will be taking the stage at the newly-relaunched Wells Maltings centre, as part of a tour of East Anglian venues.

Norfolk will be spared the worst of Storm Ali today (September 19), as it sweeps in this afternoon across the UK.

Productivity improvement in East Anglia will require changes in organisational behaviour as much as mechanical processes, a conference has heard.

The history of Dereham during the Victorian times is featured in a newly published book which looks at the life of a former vicar of the town.

A trailblazing physiotherapist who turned around the a hospital department she admitted was “worse than average” has died.

An environmental campaign group has expressed concern over the proposed phasing of Norwich Rugby Club’s move to a university.

The negative stereotypes around disability were challenged as Norfolk Disability Pride promoted positivity, with the help of the first paralysed man to complete the London Marathon.

He was famous as a Victorian circus owner and was then immortalised in a song by The Beatles.

American swindler posing as Chief White Elk acted like Robin Hood and gave away millions of dollars that weren’t his

University of East Anglia graduate Katie Fisher loves social psychology, so much so that she is crafting a career out of it.

Booker Prize winner John Banville on alter-ego Benjamin Black, why he hates summer, the beauty of a dishwasher manual and Norwich’s one-way systems

A former University of East Anglia (UEA) lecturer has pleaded not guilty to two charges of raping a girl under the age of 13, and nine other offences against girls.

The new chairman of a county’s healthcare watchdog has vowed to push for more money to be given to the NHS.

A jury has been sworn in for the trial of a man accused of murdering a woman in Norwich.

A food hut serving Indian snacks and meals is to open its doors at a Norwich university.

Safeguarding the mental wellbeing of health and social care staff will be discussed by the region’s NHS trusts and charities at a conference organised by the University of East Anglia (UEA), which will take place today (Friday).

New nursing role launched

Thursday, September 6, 2018

The first 70 students have begun training for an new role which it is hoped will further improve the care which people in Norfolk and Waveney receive while helping increase capacity within the NHS and social care workforce.

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