Dr Ian Paterson’s registration is currently suspended, following an Interim Orders Panel meeting on 29 October 2012.
This means the doctor cannot work as we investigate concerns about his fitness to practise.
More on this can be found on the National site.
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Generally cloudy with fairly persistent rain through this evening.
A cloudy evening, with sporadic outbreaks of rain or drizzle. These will ease away overnight, with a few clear spells around dawn.
The House of Commons Petitions Committee has said they will keep an eye on the petition and are concerned about fraudulent signatures.