Cash for baby units

The government is giving the region's hospitals £1.8m to improve maternity units.

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£1.8m boost for region's maternity units

Many of the region's hospitals are getting a £1.8m boost from the government to improve and upgrade their maternity units.

Ipswich Hospital is being given the largest amount with £652,190 to improve the experience for expectant mothers and their families.

Other grants:

  • £429,000 - Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow
  • £272,000 - Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital
  • £185,754 - North & East Hertfordshire NHS Trust


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Prince Harry arrives in the UK after Afghanistan tour

Prince Harry landed at RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire.

Prince Harry has arrived back in the UK after his tour of duty in Afghanistan.

The 28-year-old Apache co-pilot gunner left the war-torn country on Monday evening and has been on post-deployment "decompression" at a British military base, thought to be in Cyprus.

He landed at RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire and will now travel with his unit, 662 Squadron, 3 Regiment Army Air Corps, to their Suffolk headquarters.

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