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East of England Ambulance Service braces for winter pressures

Ambulance service winter pressures Credit: ITV Anglia

The East of England Ambulance Service is preparing for winter by investing £2.6 million in front-line services.

The trust has said the money will go towards more shifts which crew can volunteer for- meaning more ambulances on the road.

In a briefing, the Interim Chief Executive Dorothy Hosein also said they had been talking to hospitals to improve turnaround times for ambulances at accident and emergency departments.

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