Trial of care workers accused of falling asleep

Two carers from a care home near Milton Kenyes are facing 19 charges of ill treatment or neglect after a photograph taken by their manager that allegedly shows them asleep on a night shift.

The prosecution claim Titilayo Ajala and Henretta Offae had unplugged the alarms of elderly patients at the Westlands care home in Olney so that they would not be disturbed.

Watch Elodie Harper's report below...

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Care workers pictured "asleep" during night shift

A court has been shown a photograph that allegedly shows two carers asleep on a night shift at a care home near Milton Keynes.