Stafford Hospital Inquiry

The latest on the Stafford hospital inquiry, examining what went wrong between 2005 and 2009, after hundreds more people died than would have been expected.

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Department of Health dismiss reports into details of Stafford Hospital inquiry as speculation

A spokesperson from the Department of Health has issued the following comment about today's reports into Stafford Hospital in the Sunday Telegraph.

"Robert Francis QC intends to deliver his report to the Secretary of State for Health during January. The Department and the Inquiry will provide a timescale for publication at that time but expects it to be shortly thereafter, subject to the Parliamentary timetable."

– DoH Spokesperson

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