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How is your local A&E doing?

Norfolk & Norwich University Hospitals NHS Trust, which runs the Norfolk and Norwich hospital, missed its A&E waiting target of seeing patients in less than four hours last month.

Hospitals are meant to treat, assess or discharge 95% of patients in that time. Norfolk & Norwich Hospitals Trust saw 62.2% according to figures released for April. This is down on the figure for 12 months ago, which was 82.1%.

How is your local A&E performing?
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At Norfolk & Norwich University Hospitals NHS Trust a total of 4,606 patients were not seen within the four-hour window in April.

The trust was ranked 129 of 129 trusts of hospital trusts in England.

As a whole, the NHS has failed to meet this target since July 2015. A hospital trust's performance figures include the main accident and emergency department and any minor injuries or care centres it runs.

NHS England has asked patients only to attend A&E department with "genuine life-threatening emergencies".

Check NHS cancer, A&E, ops and mental health targets in your area.

This story has been generated using NHS data, BBC analysis and some automation.

How is your local A&E doing?

James Paget University Hospitals NHS Trust, which runs The James Paget hospital in Gorleston, missed its A&E waiting target of seeing patients in less than four hours last month.

Hospitals are meant to treat, assess or discharge 95% of patients in that time. James Paget NHS Trust saw 86.4% according to figures released for April. This is down on the figure for 12 months ago, which was 87.1%.

How is your local A&E performing?
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At James Paget University Hospitals NHS Trust a total of 960 patients were not seen within the four-hour window in April.

The trust was ranked 35 of 129 trusts of hospital trusts in England.

As a whole, the NHS has failed to meet this target since July 2015. A hospital trust's performance figures include the main accident and emergency department and any minor injuries or care centres it runs.

NHS England has asked patients only to attend A&E department with "genuine life-threatening emergencies".

Check NHS cancer, A&E, ops and mental health targets in your area.

This story has been generated using NHS data, BBC analysis and some automation.

How is your local A&E doing?

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital King's Lynn NHS Trust, which runs The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, missed its A&E waiting target of seeing patients in less than four hours last month.

Hospitals are meant to treat, assess or discharge 95% of patients in that time. The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Trust saw 84.7% according to figures released for April. This is up on the figure for 12 months ago, which was 81.3%.

How is your local A&E performing?
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At The Queen Elizabeth Hospital King's Lynn NHS Trust a total of 912 patients were not seen within the four-hour window in April.

The trust was ranked 50 of 129 trusts of hospital trusts in England.

As a whole, the NHS has failed to meet this target since July 2015. A hospital trust's performance figures include the main accident and emergency department and any minor injuries or care centres it runs.

NHS England has asked patients only to attend A&E department with "genuine life-threatening emergencies".

Check NHS cancer, A&E, ops and mental health targets in your area.

This story has been generated using NHS data, BBC analysis and some automation.

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The Green Party reduced the massive Labour hold on Norwich City Council slightly by winning four more seats.

The representation of the 39 seat is now:

  • Labour 27
  • Green Party 9
  • Lib Dems 3
Clive Lewis
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The success of the Green Party and the emerging national election results picture brought a reaction from Labout's Norwich South MP Clive Lewis.

He said the party was being dragged in four different directions.

"We've got customs union, hard Brexit, revoke and the people's vote," he said.

"If we don't sort ourselves out the head is going to pop off and the four horses are going to gallop off in four different directions elsewhere."

Labour keeps control of Norwich Council

The Labour Party has held control of Norwich Council after winning 27 of the 39 seats available, four fewer than it won the last time these seats were up for election in 2018.

The Green Party won nine seats, four more than last time. The Liberal Democrats won three seats, the same as last time.

A full breakdown of results for Norwich will be available from the council website, and for full national results use the BBC's live results service.

This story has been generated using BBC election data and some automation.

Labour keeps control of Norwich Council
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'Work needed' to help Norwich's homelessness

More work is needed to help homeless people in Norwich, despite a fall in rough sleeper numbers, local election candidates have said.

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Numbers of homeless people in Norwich have dropped from 34 to 21 between 2016 and 2018, although in 2010 the figure was recorded as four.

The number of city households living in temporary accommodation has increased from 21 to 50 in the same period.

A homelessness strategy for the city, drawn up last year, found family breakdowns led to many people sleeping on the streets.

Labour holds 31 seats on the city council, with five for the Green Party and three for the Liberal Democrats.

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