Local MP pledges to keep a watch on our mental health services

Local MP, Sir Norman Lamb, has promised to continue scrutinising mental health spending and service performance in North Norfolk, following the parliamentary launch of the Royal College of Psychiatrists’ new website ‘Mental Health Watch.’ The website brings together multiple data sources to give...

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New date for Norwich 'Walking Out Of Darkness' event

The mental health equality event has now been rescheduled. The Norwich ‘Walking Out Of Darkness’ event, which was previously scheduled for this month, has been given a new date of Sunday 29th September. ‘Walking Out Of Darkness’ events are held every year in several cities across the country in ...

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Norman Lamb receives knighthood for public and political service

Longstanding Member of Parliament for North Norfolk, Norman Lamb, was awarded a knighthood in the Queen's Birthday Honours for public and political service. Norman Lamb is recognised as being the catalyst for changing the Government's re-prioritisation of mental health services and remains a nat...

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Local MP celebrates North Walsham phone mast connection

MP for North Norfolk, Norman Lamb had raised the much-delayed Brick Kiln phone mast in Parliament. A North Walsham phone mast, which will serve the Marshgate, Brick Kiln Road and Spa Common areas of the town, has now gone ‘live’. For many years, local residents have received virtually no mobile p...

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Science and Tech Committee encouraged by Government response to social media report

The Science and Technology Committee has published the Government Response to its Impact of social media and screen-use on young people’s health Report. Norman Lamb MP, Chair of the Science and Technology Committee, said: “I welcome today’s response to our Report into the impact of social media ...

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Whorlton Hall hospital scandal must be ended by Health Secretary

Norman Lamb MP, a former Health Minister, has called for the Secretary of State to personally commit to ending the ongoing scandal at Whorlton Hall hospital as uncovered by Panorama.  The abuse and mistreatment of vulnerable adults at a specialist hospital has been uncovered by the BBC's Panorama...

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About Norman

Norman Lamb has been the Member of Parliament for North Norfolk since 2001. He served as Minister of State for Care and Support from 2012-2015, Liberal Democrat Health Spokesperson from 2015-2017 and is currently Chair of the Science and Technology Select Committee. Norman was knighted in 2019 for public and political service.

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