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Thursday, February 23, 2017

QEH set for two new CT scanners

A £1.2m project is to see two new state-of-the-art CT scanners installed at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital. Aging and unreliable scanners at the King’s Lynn...

Lynn hospital launches new maternity service

Expectant mothers now have greater choice in where they deliver their babies thanks to a new service at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s...

Lessons in trauma for senior hospital staff

Doctors at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital have updated their trauma skills after completing an advanced course. Staff at the King’s Lynn hospital treated 247 patients...

Drugs seized worth £50k

A 48-year-old man has been charged after drugs worth an estimated £50,000 were found at a home on King’s Lynn’s Fairstead estate. Officers stopped a...

Decoration company lights up awards

A King’s Lynn wedding and events decoration supplier has been short-listed for a national award. Letterhire, which supplies 5ft light up letters for weddings and...

A £865 boost for children’s charity

A King’s Lynn funeral director is supporting a children’s bereavement charity. Norwich-based Nelson’s Journey  has received £865 from Central England Co-operative’s community dividend fund. John Barry,...

Journey’s end for our ‘Juggling Jim’

A sea of Santa hats sat on the heads of mourners in honour of street entertainer ‘Juggling Jim’ as he made his final journey. Hundreds...

Community stalwart spent her life supporting others

Tributes have been paid to former King’s Lynn deputy head, chorister and charity worker, Dorothy Davison, who died on Sunday, aged 89. Dorothy, of Nelson...

Tributes paid to “big hearted” councillor

Tributes have been paid to “larger-than-life” Fairstead councillor Ian Gourlay, who died at the weekend. Mr Gourlay, who lived on the Springwood estate, died on...

Leisure trust pledge is boost for project

A £10,000 pledge has been made towards a major project to re-develop the  St George’s Guildhall in King’s Lynn.   Alive Leisure, which runs the nearby...