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Severe accident: A148 Norfolk northbound

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A148 Norfolk northbound severe accident, from Horsleys Chase to A149 Hardwick Road.

A148 Norfolk - A148 Nar Ouse Way in King's Lynn closed and queues northbound from the Horsleys Chase junction to Southgate Roundabout, because of an accident involving two vehicles.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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How is your local A&E doing?

Norfolk & Norwich University Hospitals NHS Trust, which runs the Norfolk and Norwich hospital, missed its A&E waiting target of seeing patients in less than four hours last month.

Hospitals are meant to treat, assess or discharge 95% of patients in that time. Norfolk & Norwich Hospitals Trust saw 62.2% according to figures released for April. This is down on the figure for 12 months ago, which was 82.1%.

How is your local A&E performing?
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At Norfolk & Norwich University Hospitals NHS Trust a total of 4,606 patients were not seen within the four-hour window in April.

The trust was ranked 129 of 129 trusts of hospital trusts in England.

As a whole, the NHS has failed to meet this target since July 2015. A hospital trust's performance figures include the main accident and emergency department and any minor injuries or care centres it runs.

NHS England has asked patients only to attend A&E department with "genuine life-threatening emergencies".

Check NHS cancer, A&E, ops and mental health targets in your area.

This story has been generated using NHS data, BBC analysis and some automation.

How is your local A&E doing?

James Paget University Hospitals NHS Trust, which runs The James Paget hospital in Gorleston, missed its A&E waiting target of seeing patients in less than four hours last month.

Hospitals are meant to treat, assess or discharge 95% of patients in that time. James Paget NHS Trust saw 86.4% according to figures released for April. This is down on the figure for 12 months ago, which was 87.1%.

How is your local A&E performing?
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At James Paget University Hospitals NHS Trust a total of 960 patients were not seen within the four-hour window in April.

The trust was ranked 35 of 129 trusts of hospital trusts in England.

As a whole, the NHS has failed to meet this target since July 2015. A hospital trust's performance figures include the main accident and emergency department and any minor injuries or care centres it runs.

NHS England has asked patients only to attend A&E department with "genuine life-threatening emergencies".

Check NHS cancer, A&E, ops and mental health targets in your area.

This story has been generated using NHS data, BBC analysis and some automation.

How is your local A&E doing?

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital King's Lynn NHS Trust, which runs The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, missed its A&E waiting target of seeing patients in less than four hours last month.

Hospitals are meant to treat, assess or discharge 95% of patients in that time. The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Trust saw 84.7% according to figures released for April. This is up on the figure for 12 months ago, which was 81.3%.

How is your local A&E performing?
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At The Queen Elizabeth Hospital King's Lynn NHS Trust a total of 912 patients were not seen within the four-hour window in April.

The trust was ranked 50 of 129 trusts of hospital trusts in England.

As a whole, the NHS has failed to meet this target since July 2015. A hospital trust's performance figures include the main accident and emergency department and any minor injuries or care centres it runs.

NHS England has asked patients only to attend A&E department with "genuine life-threatening emergencies".

Check NHS cancer, A&E, ops and mental health targets in your area.

This story has been generated using NHS data, BBC analysis and some automation.

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Tories lose 16 seats in West Norfolk but keep control

The Conservatives have lost 16 seats at KIng's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council with independents gaining 14 and the Green Party and LIbDems both gaining their only seats.

The Conservatives keep control with 28 seats out of 55. Fifteen seats are now controlled by independents whlie Labour remain on 10.

Ballot box
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The Conservatives only have a majority of one seat against all the other parties, and Labour leader John Collop hopes to get an effective opposition working together.

"We don't want to fragment so we'll all get together to talk about some issues which are very important to all of us," he said.

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Severe disruption: A47 Norfolk both ways

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A47 Norfolk both ways severe disruption, between A17 and A148.

A47 Norfolk - A47 in West Lynn closed in both directions between Pullover Roundabout and Saddlebow Roundabout. In the roadworks area.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time