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Kingsley Jones

BMJ 2018; 360 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k1265 (Published 19 March 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;360:k1265
  1. Caroline Buddery

Kingsley Jones was the first consultant psychiatrist appointed to the St Nicholas NHS Hospital in Great Yarmouth (in May 1958). He initially spent half of his clinical time at Norwich’s mental hospitals, to which all acute psychiatric patients from Yarmouth and the surrounding area were admitted. St Nicholas Hospital was an establishment purely for chronic patients.

Kingsley was born to Trevor and Elsie Jones and brought up in Pontypridd, Wales. An …

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