Thursday, September 13, 2018

A heated debate about introducing a charge for clinical waste disposal in Fenland saw councillors at loggerheads and members of the public ejected from a meeting this afternoon (Thursday).

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Virginia Bucknor
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Five patients who received new organs in a record-breaking 36 hours of transplant activity at Royal Papworth Hospital were reunited with the surgeons and staff whose efforts gave them a second chance at life.

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NHS
Monday, September 3, 2018

Thirty five people in Cambridgeshire have died waiting for an organ transplant in the last five years, new figures have revealed.

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NHS
Saturday, September 1, 2018

Cambridge surgeons saved nine lives in six months using livers that, until now, would have been considered unsuitable for transplant.

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Cambridge University
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

A motorbike-rider has died after a serious crash on a busy road near the Suffolk border early this morning.

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NHS
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

A surgeon has hit out at claims that hernia mesh does not cause life altering pain after a British clinic boasted it had not seen a single problem in 30 years.

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Kath Sansom
Sunday, August 26, 2018

A UK rap artist, who is on a mission to legalise cannabis, was in the Fens over the Bank Holiday where he held an afternoon pop up shop for a meet and greet.

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Theresa May
Friday, August 24, 2018

The longest wait for an ambulance in England has been recorded by the ambulance trust that covers Cambridgeshire, with one patient waiting more than 24 hours for one to arrive.

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Alex Mayer
Thursday, August 23, 2018

Permission has been given to re-instate 10 bricked up windows in Tower Court, Ely that was built 180 years as workhouse, converted to a hospital in 1948 before becoming private housing in 1999.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Thursday, August 16, 2018

A Suffolk teenager hopes to follow in the footsteps of those who saved her fathers life as she achieved top marks in her A-level results.

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NHS
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Patients in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough are finding it increasingly difficult to contact their family doctor over the phone, and they are also seeing their GPs less regularly.

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NHS
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

A third of children with eating disorders seen by the Cambridgeshire And Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust are waiting too long to begin their treatment, with some having to wait months for care.

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NHS
Monday, August 13, 2018

Two brothers are raising awareness of the hidden secret of domestic abuse after their dad shot dead their mum and sister in the car park of Spalding leisure centre before turning the gun on himself.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Monday, August 13, 2018

The Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust cancelled 100 urgent operations over a recent 12-month period, according to NHS England.

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NHS
Sunday, August 12, 2018

It was a day when a headline grabbing cleric was put in his place, historic Ely Cathedral flew the LGBT Pride flag, and a city celebrated diversity and the elimination of discrimination on the grounds of sexuality.

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Mike Rouse
Friday, August 10, 2018

Our struggling ambulance service is considering using volunteers to drive frontline ambulances in a bid to tackle a staffing crisis.

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NHS
Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Wisbech could be used as a role model for the rest of the country to show how small local hospitals can ease the pressure on NHS bed shortages at larger settings.

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Steve Barclay
Friday, August 3, 2018

Thursday nights, the first night of Cambridge Folk Festival used to be just the night you stomped round the ground, set up your tent, got your wristband and saw a couple of low-key acts with a beer.

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NHS
Thursday, July 26, 2018

More than 25,000 children in Cambridgeshire who have been abused or neglected are not covered by adequate NHS plans for their mental health needs, the NSPCC has revealed.

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NHS
Wednesday, July 25, 2018

NHS staff, emergency services workers, school staff and adults in the forces will be welcomed to a Soham farm park free of charge this summer.

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NHS
Friday, July 13, 2018

Cambridgeshire is among the best areas in the country for promoting breast feeding and reducing childhood obesity, according to a national report.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, July 12, 2018

An Ely mobility supplier that employs more than 100 people has gone into administration.

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NHS
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Mesh implants to treat incontinence are being stopped immediately in hospitals across England after the Government stepped in just days after launching a safety review.

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Owen Smith
Wednesday, July 4, 2018

A leading pain specialist has called for action to help women experiencing pain after mesh implants, some who suffer so badly, they consider suicide.

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Owen Smith
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

The opening of the new £165m Royal Papworth Hospital will be delayed due to safety fears over the building’s cladding, it has been announced today.

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NHS
Saturday, April 21, 2018

Fears for the long term safety of women’s mesh implants are growing as MPs joined a three hour debate in the House of Commons where Peterborough MP Fiona Onasanya slammed their use as “horrendous”.

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NHS
Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Four years after MP Steve Barclay put the outdated North Cambs Hospital top of his Treat Me Local campaign, health chiefs have tonight announced an £8 million investment at the Wisbech site.

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Steve Barclay
Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Thousands of women given pelvic mesh implants seek further treatment for complications, according to a Government audit out today.

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MHRA
Friday, April 13, 2018

A bid by NHS England to secure £35,000 from one of Cambridge’s richest colleges as part of building 95 homes on land they own at Estover in March will have to come from monies already agreed.

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Mike Cornwell
Friday, April 6, 2018

An uncle left “heartbroken beyond words” by the death of his nephew will run three marathons in three weeks to raise money for East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH).

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Addenbrooke's Hospital

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