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Disruption expected at Royal Derby Hospital for new road

Royal Derby Hospital Credit: PA

The Royal Derby Hospital says there will be disruption for patients and visitors this weekend ahead of a new road opening.

Final works are being carried out on a new one-way system on the loop road around the hospital.

It will go live to traffic from Monday morning. Entrance B will be closed to all traffic from tonight.

Veterinary suicide report: ‘It is my passion and my poison’

An ITV News Central investigation has found a dramatic increase in the number of vets reaching out for help with their mental health. In the last two years, the number of people contacting support charity Vetlife, has more than quadrupled.

Research has shown that the suicide rate among vets is nearly four times higher than the national average - and double that of doctors and dentists. Walsall vet Richard Hillman is trying to raise awareness of the issue as he himself thought about taking his own life. Our reporter Rebecca Burrows went to meet him.

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