The East of England Ambulance Service, which has been criticised in the past over response times, is introducing 15 extra ambulances from today. It says it's also recruiting 75 new paramedics and 124 care assistants to cope with demand.
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Spring has arrived as the sun comes out and temperatures rise to 16ºC by Saturday
There'll be a lot of cloud at first this morning but the sun should break through in many places this afternoon.
The cloudy skies will remain tonight but at least temperatures will stay frost-free.