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Friday, October 19, 2018

A Lowestoft businessman has revealed his intention to buy the town’s closed hospital and transform it into a medical centre, despite a public campaign to stop the sale.

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Labour
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Almost one in three Suffolk children are finishing primary school obese or overweight, we can reveal.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Campaigners have demanded a halt to the sale of Lowestoft Hospital and for its use as a potential medical centre to be examined, despite a planned auction next week.

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Labour
Saturday, October 13, 2018

A former hospital site will be auctioned for sale despite calls for it to be reopened.

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NHS
Friday, October 12, 2018

In this week’s column, Peter Sharkey looks at what impact a rising life expectancy has on your savings.

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NHS
Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Regarding the article on ‘Campaign launched to re-open Lowestoft Hospital’, I express full support for this campaign.

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Care Quality Commission
Monday, October 8, 2018

Volunteers looking after a memory and sensory garden for families living with dementia have been shortlisted for a community award.

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NHS
Sunday, October 7, 2018

More than 150 sexual safety issues have been reported at the region’s mental health trust this year, as regulators call for improvements nationwide.

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Care Quality Commission
Saturday, October 6, 2018

A campaign has been launched to reopen Lowestoft Hospital following the announcement it will be auctioned off in the coming months.

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NHS
Friday, October 5, 2018

The judges for this year’s Stars of Lowestoft and Waveney awards have announced the shortlist of finalists ahead of the its annual ceremony.

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NHS
Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Front line paramedics who work through agencies are being offered up to £51-an-hour to plug gaps at the region’s ambulance service ahead of another busy winter.

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NHS
Monday, October 1, 2018

Women in Norfolk are being spared an anxious wait for smear test results, with almost 100pc receiving them within two weeks.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Thursday, September 27, 2018

The chairman of the region’s troubled mental health trust has announced he is stepping down.

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Care Quality Commission
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

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.

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James Paget University Hospital
Tuesday, September 25, 2018

After battling polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), a testicular cancer diagnosis and a miscarriage, the birth of their first child, Bodhi, was a day of elation for Sammy and Leigh Pipe.

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NHS
Tuesday, September 25, 2018

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

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Monday, September 24, 2018

Fear, embarrassment, and stigma are just some of the reasons thousands of women in the country are putting off having routine cervical screening. Reporter DONNA-LOUISE BISHOP explores what can be done to break the shame.

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Elizabeth Hospital
Monday, September 17, 2018

There are no plans to scrap NHS parking charges in Norfolk, despite it being announced fees in Wales would be axed.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Saturday, September 15, 2018

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.

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Clive Lewis
Thursday, September 13, 2018

New rules introducing tougher sentences for anyone convicted of assaulting an emergency service worker are to become law today.

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Home Office
Monday, September 10, 2018

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

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University of East Anglia
Monday, September 10, 2018

A Lowestoft-based social enterprise has been shortlisted for two national awards.

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Jonathan Williams
Monday, September 10, 2018

A targeted project designed to encourage more men to ask for help with mental health issues has been hailed a success after playing a key role in raising awareness of the importance of safeguarding emotional wellbeing.

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Harry
Monday, September 10, 2018

People who are contemplating suicide are being offered a powerful message of hope from others who have been in the same position as part of a new initiative designed to encourage them to stop, wait and talk while showing that someone cares.

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NHS
Friday, September 7, 2018

Five health groups in Norfolk and Suffolk are set to pump £2.6million in preparing for the coming winter it has emerged, with plans to dramatically cut hospital admissions.

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NHS
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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University of East Anglia
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

A former Norfolk MP and hospital chairman has been given one of the health service’s top jobs.

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David Cameron
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

A new specialist service to support dementia patients has been launched in Waveney.

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Suffolk County Council
Saturday, September 1, 2018

A national charity car wash event is coming to Norfolk for the first time next month.

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NHS
Friday, August 31, 2018

The boss of the region’s ambulance trust will leave the service.

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Robert Morton

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