Essex MPs have given their support to Colchester Hospital managers after news the Trust was being investigated over high death rates.
Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust was one of five trusts to be targeted by inspectors following a damning report into years of abuse and neglect at Stafford Hospital. But MPs say the Government was wrong to single out Colchester. Serena Sandhu has more.
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