More than 1,300 people waited longer than four weeks for an assessment from the region’s mental health trust last month, it has been revealed.
Around four in 10 patients are still not seeing a doctor face-to-face in Norfolk and Waveney, but GPs are working harder than ever to answer patients request says a Norfolk doctor.
Forty-three Norfolk care homes have at least one case of coronavirus - including 16 with two or more, classed as an outbreak.
For 19 weeks of this year, more than 40,000 people in Norfolk with underlying health conditions were forced to isolate themselves from the rest of society.
Prime minister Boris Johnson may have announced a series of new measures amid a rise in coronavirus cases - but it isn’t all doom and gloom.
Boris Johnson has announced a series of new restrictions to stop a future surge of coronavirus cases.
More beds and “well-rehearsed plans” are among the measures Norfolk’s hospitals say are place to deal with a potential rise in coronavirus cases.
Friday marked a hopeful milestone in the region’s fight against coronavirus.
Britain could face 50,000 new coronavirus cases a day by mid-October if the current rate of infection is not halted warn the county’s two leading health advisors.
The number of coronavirus cases in much of Norfolk are continuing to fall, according to the latest figures.
Calls for the East to avoid a further local lockdown have been made after warnings that it would be “disastrous”.
Health secretary Matt Hancock has warned a second national lockdown has not been ruled out to curb the spread of coronavirus.
The majority of areas in Norfolk have seen a further fall in coronavirus infection rates, according to new figures.
One of Norfolk’s hospitals has admitted its first coronavirus patients in two months, NHS data has revealed, although the numbers still remain very low.
Dozens of Norfolk doctors warn of risks to patient safety and say they are being used as “cannon fodder” for coronavirus, as shock claims about the “denigration” of out-of-hours GP service emerge.
The government is to make social gatherings of more than six people illegal in England from Monday in a bid to stop the rise in coronavirus cases.
Coronavirus cases have seen a fall in most areas where Banham Poultry’s workforce live according to new figures.
A lack of access to NHS dental care in Norfolk has been branded a “scandal” with councillors set to demand answers from central government over the issue.
The reproduction rate of coronavirus for the east of England has risen closer to 1, figures have revealed.
The sickness absence rate among staff at Norfolk’s largest hospital fell at the start of lockdown, figures show, despite illness rising elsewhere in the NHS.
The number of people being infected with coronavirus has fallen in most areas of Norfolk, followig a sharp rise at the start of the month.
GCSE and A-level students in England will be able to use grades in mock exams to progress to university and college courses and employment, the education secretary has announced.
Great Yarmouth’s coronavirus cases rose fifteen-fold in a week, new figures have revealed.
Coronavirus cases in Norfolk “are linked through family and social contact”, the county’s top public health official has revealed.
Nearly half of new coronavirus cases reported in Norfolk occurred in Great Yarmouth in the last seven days, new figures have revealed.
Parts of Norfolk saw a small rise in the coronavirus infection rate last week, while others saw infection rates fall - but overall numbers remain low.
A designated visiting room and arranged bookings are among ways families and friends will be able to visit loved ones in care homes.
Mental health services expect to see the demand for support rise by a fifth due to the coronavirus lockdown, as patients become increasingly unwell and doctors warn of the risk of increasing suicides, it has been revealed.
The director of Beccles Lido says he is delighted he will be able to reopen - but frustrated that the news came with less than 48 hours notice.
Pubs, restaurants, outdoor attractions and places of worships are among the latest areas to open their doors again as the largest easing of lockdown measures come into effect today.