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Views call over GPs services

People living Pocklington are being encouraged to have their say on improving access to GP services on evenings and weekends.

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The local NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups estimate that �2.8million is lost on medicine waste each year.

Major campaign to cut medicine waste

A new initiative aimed at reducing unnecessary medicine waste is underway across the East Riding area.

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The FAST test can be carried out by anyone and is a really effective way of spotting the typical signs of a stroke

Public urged to learn FAST stroke tips

Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust is reminding residents in East Yorkshire to ‘Act FAST’ and become a life-saver.

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Doncaster's worst GP surgeries have been revealed.

Have your say on area’s GP services

East Riding residents are being given the chance to have their say on plans to improve access to GP services in the region by making more appointments available outside of normal GP practice opening hours.

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Yorkshire Air Ambulance representatives collect the prestigious award from Dr Phil Hammond.

Service is flying high after landing award

Yorkshire Air Ambulance, which is supported by hundreds of people in the Pocklington area, is flying high after a major national category win at the prestigious Health Business Awards.

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Ye Olde Bell Spa vitality pool

Ye Olde Bell chimes in a new era with sparkling spa

WHEN you go to a Spa you want to be enveloped by warmth, calmness, luxury and peace. This is “me time” writ large and it’s a treat in which you should be able to lose yourself in the moment, shutting out the outside world and all its cares for a few blissful few hours.
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The meetings will take place at the Methodist Church on Chapmangate

Mental health service drop-in events

Pocklington residents are being offered the chance to find out more information about changes to mental health and learning disability services in the area.

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Customers at East Riding Leisure Francis Scaife in Pocklington can now enjoy Stages Flight cycling classes.

Cycling classes take you on a virtual ride

Customers at East Riding Leisure Francis Scaife in Pocklington can now enjoy Stages Flight cycling classes.

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COLUMN: Tinnitus - let’s all make some noise about it!

COLUMN: Tinnitus - let’s all make some noise about it!

It would be borderline bad taste to say I’d never heard of tinnitus before my diagnosis.

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Obesity story, Bradford.

Health scheme for smokers and obese

East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is introducing a health programme for smokers and people with a BMI of and/or greater than 35 to encourage local residents to improve their wellbeing and live the healthiest lives possible.

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The council's message is 'protect yourself and your family from the flu'.

Flu jabs drive ahead of the winter months

The East Riding of Yorkshire Council is urging people in Pocklington and Market Weighton area who are eligible for the free flu vaccination to take up the offer ahead of the winter months.

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VIDEO: Sir Vince Cable urges firms to back £1m Weston Park Cancer Charity 2020 For Business Appeal

Sir Vince Cable took time out of his campaign to become the next Liberal Democrat leader to urge business leaders to back a £1 million appeal boosting world leading cancer services in Sheffield.
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Dean Windass

Fire service supports Mental Health Awareness Week

As part of Mental Health Awareness week, Humberside Fire and Rescue Service hosted a mental health awareness conference at the KCOM Stadium in Hull.

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Yorkshire NHS hospital trust affected after suspected cyber attack targets IT systems across country

Yorkshire NHS hospital trust affected after suspected cyber attack targets IT systems across country

A hospital trust in Yorkshire is among a series across the country that appear to have been targeted by a suspected attempted cyber attack.

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Ruth Startin is hosting a pop-up restaurant in Pocklington. Picture by Paul Atkinson

Special dining out experience for autism and anxiety sufferers in Pocklington

A special dining out experience that caters for anyone that suffers from autism and anxiety takes place later this month.

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Cutting number of Yorkshire hospital beds 'unsafe'

Cutting number of Yorkshire hospital beds 'unsafe'

Plans to cut the number of hospital beds in Yorkshire would be "unsafe", official papers suggest.
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Crackit Productions are looking forpeople who have OCD to take part in a new TV series.

Production company searching for people with OCD to star in new documentary

A TV production company is casting for a new documentary based on the impact of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.

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Pharmacies are open over the Easter weekend.

Warning: NHS England issues advice over bogus text message scam

Members of the public are being warned not to fall for a text scam, where messages are claimed to be from the NHS.

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VIDEO: Olympic icon Jessica Ennis-Hill launches £500K Beyond The Treatment cancer appeal

Olympic golden girl Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill had a blast today launching a new £500,000 Weston Park Cancer Charity appeal to improve the experiences of cancer patients in the region.
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VIDEO: Olympic icon Jessica Ennis-Hill has a blast launching cancer appeal

Sheffield's Olympic golden girl Jessica Ennis Hill is having a blast since she retired from sport as she proved at the launch of a new £500,000 Weston Park Cancer Charity appeal.
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