An ambulance service boss who banned paramedics from taking extended holidays over winter is currently on a three-week tour of Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia.
More than 700 patients waited more than an hour to be transferred from an ambulance into Norfolk hospitals last month.
This is the first look inside new ambulances due to hit to road in the east of England by early next year.
Ambulances have been head butted, kicked, and had blue lights ripped off in shocking acts of vandalism on the emergency vehicles - sometimes while crews have been trying to treat patients.
A cash injection has been given to the region's ambulance service as part of £1bn of funding announced by the government.
Secondary school students across the East of England region will be learning first aid skills that could save a life as part of World Restart a Heart day later this month.
A controversial change to rotas at the region's ambulance trust has been halted after staff raised concerns about the impact on their work-life balance.
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.
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.
Frontline staff at the region's ambulance trust have launched a public petition in what they say is a bid to influence bosses.
Ambulances which are already carrying patients could be sent to new emergencies in a bid to drive down response times.
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.
The boss of the region's embattled ambulance service has revealed he will step down.
The boss of the region's ambulance trust will leave the service.
A patient in the east of England waited more than 24 hours for an ambulance, it can be revealed.
Paramedics have claimed morale is at an "all time low" after new rules put restrictions on holiday time for half the year.
The region's ambulance trust has floated the idea of asking volunteers to drive ambulances to help cope with winter pressures, it can be revealed.
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