The chief executive of the Care Quality Commission, David Behan, has spoken about measures that have been put in place to increase confidence in health and social health care services.
He said: "We haven't stood still, we have made progress and we're determined we will continue to make progress.
"Then we can get on with the job that we've been asked to do which is to ensure that people gain access to high quality services."
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The Duke of Cambridge also laid a wreath to honour the victims before kick-off.
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Marjorie and Michael Cawdery, both 83, are understood to have been stabbed to death in a killing their family called "incomprehensible".