Children in the East are consuming up to 10 TIMES as much sugar in their daily diet over the summer period - that's more than anywhere else in the country. With the school holidays round the corner almost 1 in 5 parents here admit they allow their child extra sugary treats over the summer break - with 3 in 5 admitting they wouldn't take their child for a dental check-up during that time.
A child in England has a tooth removed in hospital every 10 minutes due to preventable tooth decay,
There is just a few hours to go until England take on Croatia in their World Cup semi-final game in Russia.Read the full story ›
Police across Norfolk and Suffolk are urging football fans tonight to keep up their excellent behaviour.Read the full story ›
A Hertfordshire van company has been paying tribute to the England squad ahead of tonight's semi-final.Read the full story ›
The Three Lions take on Croatia tonight for a place in the final against France on Sunday.Read the full story ›
England fans have started a patriotic drive to prefix any road, lane or village called Southgate with the name Gareth. Can't think why...Read the full story ›
In the last decade, there's been a 218% increase in the number of people donating organs here in the East.Read the full story ›
Govia Thameslink has published a new interim timetable which it says will provide a more reliable service.
The new timetable will will include more peak hour trains when it starts on Sunday July 15.
The company says it marks a significant stage in the recovery plan following issues resulting from the introduction of the May timetable.
“We apologise to passengers for the disruption caused by the introduction of the May timetable due to late approval of these routes. The new timetable provides passengers with a more robust and reliable service, gives priority to peak hour trains and seeks to reduce gaps in the service. We encourage passengers affected by disruption to seek compensation.”
More than four hundred people turned up to vent their frustration and demand answers from Govia ThameslinkRead the full story ›
Staff and patients at Addenbrooke's Hospital have been among those marking the 70th anniversary of the NHSRead the full story ›