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A man poured what is believed to be oil in to the coolant tank of a for sale car to try and get a lower price.

The region's mental health trust has moved to reassure over care as it was revealed patients were sent to a hospital with "unacceptable" standards.

The region's ambulance service still does not have enough staff to keep patients safe, as bosses were slammed in its latest inspection report.

Another director has resigned from the region's ambulance trust as a major overhaul of its top management team continues.

More than £90,000 has been spent on legal costs by a healthcare trust following the death of a 19-year-old anorexia student in Norwich.

A person who called for an ambulance 1,136 times in the last 12 months is among dozens of notorious nuisances who are costing the service a fortune, it can be revealed.

The region's ambulance trust received calls from people suffering with sunburn as the service almost reached capacity over the weekend.

Staff working in children and young people's mental health were forced to make their own waiting lists as official data was so inaccurate and cases "slipped through the net".

A new initiative which aims to make sure that people who have suffered a cardiac arrest receive lifesaving help as quickly as possible has launched across the region.

NHS organisations need to stop prioritising their own reputations over learning from patient deaths.

The region's ambulance trust plans to appeal a court decision in which staff won a landmark victory over holiday pay.

The new boss at the region's failing mental health trust has admitted he hears about the service's disastrous radical redesign "most days" as he set out his plans to turn fortunes around.

Governors at the region's mental health trust have demanded answers over why spending on children in London is more than three times that on those in the east.

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital with serious injuries after a crash on the A140.

A rally for pro-Remain party Change UK was full with standing room only on Saturday.

An East of England MEP has defended controversial comments by Ukip leader Gerard Batten describing Islam as a "death cult".

A raft of new candidates standing in the east of England ahead of European elections have been announced by pro-Remain party Change UK.

Children in the east of England have the least money spent on their mental health care in the country, as some were having to threaten suicide to fight their way into treatment.

Scores of mental health patients in "acute distress" were sent out of Norfolk and Suffolk for care - despite five years of promises that the practice would end.

The new boss of the region's failing mental health has a difficult task in front of him - to turn around a trust first branded as inadequate four years ago and twice again since.

Support for people suffering mental ill health will be "beefed up" in the period following Brexit over fears of how it could impact them.

The region's air ambulance has launched an ambitious plan to become a 24/7 service provider by 2020.

A cross-party group of MPs have demanded the "chaos and confusion must end" over the region's failing mental health care provision.

East of England MEP Stuart Agnew has been accused of getting "into bed with some very dodgy people" as he joined a new group in the European Parliament.

"Media hype" has been blamed for causing anxiety in those under the care of the mental health trust. Health and political correspondent Geraldine Scott says that's a denial of the issues at hand.

A senior manager at the region's mental health trust's troubled crisis service was previously dismissed from another NHS organisation for gross misconduct, it can be revealed.

Ambulance staff in the region were assaulted on average three times a day last year, it can be revealed.

Former Stowmarket husband and wife Glyn and Gillian Woodward became almost housebound because of their weight problems but have now been crowned Slimming World's couple of the year after losing 24 stone between them.

This is the first look inside new ambulances due to hit to road in the east of England by early next year.

Four bereaved mothers travelled to London on Monday to demand change in mental health services in Norfolk and Suffolk.

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