Campaign supports breastfeeding mums

Partners, families and friends are being urged to support breastfeeding mothers in Suffolk.

Rosedale Training held a recent course in Diss

Attleborough firm launches new mental health first aid course

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The Suffolk Accident Rescue Service (SARS), founded in 1972 and has been mobilised near Diss, Eye, and along the A140, provides specialist assistance to the ambulance service and responded to more than 300 calls last year.

Voluntary emergency medical charity serving Suffolk sees increase in calls in 2017

A voluntary emergency medical charity which serving Suffolk saw an increase in the number of requests for assistance it received in 2017.

A rescued hinny with severe and distressing behavioural problems is now enjoying a second chance at Redwings Horse Sanctuary this Christmas after the charity went the extra mile to save his life.

The life of Riley – rescued horse can spend the rest of his days in Norfolk after specially built paddock is made

A rescued horse with severe and distressing behavioural problems has been given a second chance – after an animal charity built a brand new paddock for him.

Patient Safety Intervention Teams (PSIT) have gone live across the East of England Ambulance Service

Ambulance flying squads aim to keep 999 crews moving

Five specialist teams have been set up by East of England Ambulance Trust to go to hospital emergency departments who keep 999 crews waiting.

Some of West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust's long service volunteer award winners and student volunteers

West Suffolk Hospital in national project to boost NHS volunteering

West Suffolk Hospital is one of 12 NHS trusts helping to create a national ‘best practise model’ for volunteers in hospitals.

Karen Nunn, Claire Bardsley, Christine Dinnage. Photo: Gordon Powles.

Colleagues lose locks in amazingly selfless act to stand with Redlingfield woman diagnosed with lung cancer

When Angie Bailey bravely faced chemotherapy and the prospect of losing her hair, her colleagues vowed to support her – by losing their hair too.

Attlleborough Academy students were given a live and interactive lesson on the importance of road safety. Pictured is presenter and accident victim Thomas Semmons, Attleborough Sixth Form volunteer Elliott Lascelles and two members of the emrecency services from #Impact.

‘Moving’ lesson on road safety for Attleborough Academy Sixth Form students

Students at a Norfolk sixth form were “deeply moved” after being given a live and interactive lesson on the importance of road safety.

Eye, Suffolk. Cake Sale in aid of East Anglian Air Ambulance 10am-12pm outside the Handyman in Eye. and cheque presentation for �3800 to EAAA, which was raised through a charity ball on 21st October 2017 held at Eye Town Hall. Pictured are Bruce, Ruby, Sally and Rose Salter with Terry Wigg of EAAA.''Picture: MARK BULLIMORE PHOTOGRAPHY

Eye family ‘forever grateful’ to the East Anglian Air Ambulance

The East Anglian Air Ambulance has benefited from a massive donation following a charity ball in Eye in October.

Ian Holt, who is wheelchair bound, has criticized Flagship Homes for not carrying out improvements to make his house fit for someone with disabilities. '''''PICTURE: Mecha Morton

Wheelchair-bound Framlingham man ‘just wants some dignity’ in 15-year housing ‘fight’

Wheelchair-bound Ian Holt says he just wants some dignity – in what he claims is a 15-year battle with his tenancy provider to make his home meet his needs.

Hartismere Place, Eye.

Hartismere Place in Eye to host free information event on living with diabetes

Those living with diabetes are being offered the chance to learn more about the health condition with at a free information event later this month.

The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.

South Norfolk and Breckland councils aiming to bring hospital patients home sooner with new service

South Norfolk and Breckland councils are among five authorities working with the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital in a bid to get patients home as soon as they are ready.

Julie Cave, chief executive of the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust

BREAKING NEWS: Two Norfolk and Suffolk mental health trust directors quit after inspection criticism

Two senior directors of the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT), which was put into special measures for a second time last week, have resigned tonight.

West Suffolk Hospital Bury St Edmunds''Picture Mark Westley

West Suffolk Hospital patient records checked after discharge letter software error

More than 3,700 patients’ records are being checked after new software put the wrong medication details in hospital discharge letters.

Accident news.

BREAKING: Man dies after lorry collision in Attleborough

A man has died after a fatal crash involving a lorry in Attleborough this afternoon.

Jack Cook, who died from leukaemia

Former Stradbroke High pupil’s love of 80s music inspires fundraiser

Children with cancer are set to benefit from a community fundraiser in memory of a former Stradbroke High School pupil, who died from leukaemia.

Three hospitalised after Shelfanger crash

Woman suffers suspected neck and back injury after car accident in Shelfanger

A woman has been taken to hospital with a suspected neck and back injury after a crash in Shelfanger this morning.

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Diss father to tackle obstacle course in memory of five-week old son

A Diss father is to take on a new fundraising obstacle course in memory of his son, Jake.

TEAM EFFORT: From left - Jo Grimmer, Annie Chapman and Laura Holland, of Cancer Research UK.

Good Evans, what a total – annual Pink Ladies Tractor Road Run gets BBC DJ’s attention as £56,000 donated to charity

The Pink Ladies and their tractors have done it again – raising tens of thousands of pounds for Cancer Research.

Police news

Police launch witness appeal after man suffers serious injuries to face and hip in Market Weston crash

A man suffered serious injuries to his face and hip after a two car crash in Market Weston on Tuesday evening.

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