Home   Categories   Grid

National scheme hopes to boost trainee GP numbers in West Norfolk

National scheme hopes to boost trainee GP numbers in West Norfolk

National scheme hopes to boost trainee GP numbers in West Norfolk

25 January 2019

West Norfolk is set to benefit from a national scheme to recruit trainee GPs to work in areas where vacancies are hardest to fill.


West Norfolk business offers dog cuddles to combat loneliness

West Norfolk business offers dog cuddles to combat loneliness

West Norfolk business offers dog cuddles to combat loneliness

25 January 2019

Volunteering to cuddle furry four-legged friends may sound like a dream to many, and a dog sitting service is offering just that to combat loneliness.


King's Lynn hospital nurse urges women to go for cervical cancer screening

King's Lynn hospital nurse urges women to go for cervical cancer screening

King's Lynn hospital nurse urges women to go for cervical cancer screening

24 January 2019

A nurse at Lynn’s Queen Elizabeth Hospital is appealing to women in West Norfolk to go for their smear tests to prevent developing cervical cancer.


Men have chance to Race for Life at Houghton Hall in 2019

Men have chance to Race for Life at Houghton Hall in 2019

Men have chance to Race for Life at Houghton Hall in 2019

24 January 2019

Entries have opened for the popular summer fundraiser


Swaffham care home celebrates after outstanding CQC rating

Swaffham care home celebrates after outstanding CQC rating

Swaffham care home celebrates after outstanding CQC rating

23 January 2019

Westfields care home was visited by impressed inspectors in December


Air ambulance called to man injured after falling from tree in King's Lynn

Air ambulance called to man injured after falling from tree in King's Lynn

Air ambulance called to man injured after falling from tree in King's Lynn

22 January 2019

Emergency crews were called to help a man who had been injured in a fall from a tree in Lynn yesterday (Monday, January 21).


Family launch 'last chance' appeal to fundraise for lifesaving treatment for Downham Market woman Heather Bellamy

Family launch 'last chance' appeal to fundraise for lifesaving treatment for Downham Market woman Heather Bellamy

Family launch 'last chance' appeal to fundraise for lifesaving treatment for Downham Market woman Heather Bellamy

22 January 2019

Relatives of a Downham woman who has a rare type of cancer are hoping to raise £250,000 for a “last chance” to get her the treatment she needs.


King's Lynn school pupils rewarded for taking part in parkrun

King's Lynn school pupils rewarded for taking part in parkrun

King's Lynn school pupils rewarded for taking part in parkrun

19 January 2019

Pupils at a school in Lynn are being rewarded for getting active outside of school by taking part in a weekly run.


More than 1,000 children without a GP in West Norfolk

More than 1,000 children without a GP in West Norfolk

More than 1,000 children without a GP in West Norfolk

18 January 2019

More than 1,000 babies and small children in West Norfolk are not registered with a doctor, and could potentially be missing life-saving health checks


King's Lynn charity donates £15,000 to appeal tackling winter poverty and isolation

King's Lynn charity donates £15,000 to appeal tackling winter poverty and isolation

King's Lynn charity donates £15,000 to appeal tackling winter poverty and isolation

15 January 2019

A Lynn-based charity has made a £15,000 donation to help tackle winter poverty and isolation among older people.


Nurse carries on tradition by donating funds to King's Lynn hospital cancer team

Nurse carries on tradition by donating funds to King's Lynn hospital cancer team

Nurse carries on tradition by donating funds to King's Lynn hospital cancer team

15 January 2019

A nurse has continued the tradition she started with her late husband by donating money to the QEH's cancer team instead of sending Christmas cards.


'Nearest dental practice taking on NHS patients is 70 miles away,' says elderly King's Lynn man in need of appointment

'Nearest dental practice taking on NHS patients is 70 miles away,' says elderly King's Lynn man in need of appointment

'Nearest dental practice taking on NHS patients is 70 miles away,' says elderly King's Lynn man in need of appointment

15 January 2019

A Lynn man in need of new dentures says the nearest NHS dental practice which can take him on as a patient is over 70 miles away.


Organiser of King's Lynn dementia-friendly initiative sets out blueprint to help raise awareness

Organiser of King's Lynn dementia-friendly initiative sets out blueprint to help raise awareness

Organiser of King's Lynn dementia-friendly initiative sets out blueprint to help raise awareness

15 January 2019

The organiser of an initiative to make Lynn a dementia-friendly town has set out a blueprint to help raise awareness of the disease.


Missed appointments 'cost King's Lynn hospital £2 million in a year', data shows

Missed appointments 'cost King's Lynn hospital £2 million in a year', data shows

Missed appointments 'cost King's Lynn hospital £2 million in a year', data shows

14 January 2019

But bosses say text message reminders are reducing the problem


School pupils' visits to Downham Market care home ‘invaluable’, headteacher says

School pupils' visits to Downham Market care home ‘invaluable’, headteacher says

School pupils' visits to Downham Market care home ‘invaluable’, headteacher says

10 January 2019

A new partnership between a care home and a school in Downham is benefitting both residents and pupils, officials have said.


Person dies following cardiac arrest in King's Lynn

Person dies following cardiac arrest in King's Lynn

Person dies following cardiac arrest in King's Lynn

09 January 2019

A person has died following a cardiac arrest in Lynn yesterday evening (Tuesday, January 8).


With Veganuary underway, we ask how veggie-friendly is West Norfolk?

With Veganuary underway, we ask how veggie-friendly is West Norfolk?

With Veganuary underway, we ask how veggie-friendly is West Norfolk?

08 January 2019

‘Tis the season to have a second look at what you are consuming, and its effects on your body and the planet.


King's Lynn hospital bosses plead for return of medical equipment

King's Lynn hospital bosses plead for return of medical equipment

King's Lynn hospital bosses plead for return of medical equipment

03 January 2019

Dozens of syringe drivers are currently missing from the trust's stocks, officials say

1

King's Lynn hospital's stroke unit ranked in country's top 10

King's Lynn hospital's stroke unit ranked in country's top 10

King's Lynn hospital's stroke unit ranked in country's top 10

02 January 2019

The stroke unit at Lynn's Queen Elizabeth Hospital has been ranked as one of the country's top 10.


Hundreds of West Norfolk people may have dementia without being diagnosed

Hundreds of West Norfolk people may have dementia without being diagnosed

Hundreds of West Norfolk people may have dementia without being diagnosed

27 December 2018

Charities have called for more to be done to ensure patients get the help they need


This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More