Family responds to NHS apology

The husband of a woman who died because her glucose levels weren't checked in hospital says he feels no malice.

A blood test could have saved the life of Margaret Pitt who died after a nurse failed to properly monitor her diabetes.

Fifty-five, suffered brain damage because her glucose levels weren't checked at the Alexandra Hospital in Redditch. The NHS Trust has apologised and paid compensation.


Family gets apology from NHS

The trust which runs the Alexandra Hospital in Redditch has apologised to the family of a diabetic who died after staff failed to carry out a blood glucose check. Margaret Pitt was treated at the hospital in 2010.