A freedom of information request showed the East of England Ambulance Service Trust spent £922,984 in pay-offs, an average of more than £150,000 each.

Despite being laid-off as a part of a restructuring process to make about £10m in savings, they are again working back at the trust.

North Norfolk MP Norman Lamb has today labelled the decision as “completely unacceptable” and is calling for an explanation.

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I am a journalist and author. I am a staff writer at the UK edition of WIRED magazine and in 2015 my book, Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists, was published. I created FOI Directory in 2012.