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West Norfolk dementia diagnoses rise by 53% over five years

West Norfolk dementia diagnoses rise by 53% over five years

West Norfolk dementia diagnoses rise by 53% over five years

The number of people diagnosed with dementia in West Norfolk has risen by more than 50 per cent in five years, according to NHS data.


Service no longer seeing town clients

Service no longer seeing town clients

Service no longer seeing town clients

Concerns have been raised by councillors over a citizens advice service no longer operating in Swaffham despite a website saying it does.


Two taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital following village road collisions

Two taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital following village road collisions

Two taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital following village road collisions

Emergency services were called to separate road collisions near Lynn in which two people were taken to hospital.


Swaffham family celebrates special Suffolk birthday for three-year-old as break from year long chemotherapy

Swaffham family celebrates special Suffolk birthday for three-year-old as break from year long chemotherapy

Swaffham family celebrates special Suffolk birthday for three-year-old as break from year long chemotherapy

A child was given the all clear to spend some birthday time with her family as a break from her 56-week course of intensive chemotherapy.


New sensory equipment campaign for Swaffham residents gets strong start

New sensory equipment campaign for Swaffham residents gets strong start

New sensory equipment campaign for Swaffham residents gets strong start

Plans to raise thousands of pounds for new sensory equipment at a Swaffham nursing home have been kick-started by a local charitable group.


King's Lynn hospital trials outsourcing transcription work to the Philippines

King's Lynn hospital trials outsourcing transcription work to the Philippines

King's Lynn hospital trials outsourcing transcription work to the Philippines

Managers insist Lynn staff will not be affected by the trial, which union leaders have branded a 'sell-off'.


New questions over King's Lynn hospital's 'high potential' roof failure warning

New questions over King's Lynn hospital's 'high potential' roof failure warning

New questions over King's Lynn hospital's 'high potential' roof failure warning

Hospital bosses are insisting there is no immediate risk despite documents warning of the possibility of a 'catastrophic' incident.


Norovirus update: QEH isolates ward as infection spreads

Norovirus update: QEH isolates ward as infection spreads

Norovirus update: QEH isolates ward as infection spreads

Officials are urging people who have been ill in recent days to stay away from the hospital.


New data shows West Norfolk people are less happy than before

New data shows West Norfolk people are less happy than before

New data shows West Norfolk people are less happy than before

People in West Norfolk are less happy and more anxious than they were a year ago, according to a new survey.


Care home in Hunstanton rated as Outstanding in new inspection report

Care home in Hunstanton rated as Outstanding in new inspection report

Care home in Hunstanton rated as Outstanding in new inspection report

A care home in Hunstanton is celebrating after being rated as Outstanding by inspectors.


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