PM: 'I'm truly sorry'

David Cameron apologised for the way the system had allowed "horrific abuse to go unchecked and unchallenged" for so long.

Speaking on behalf of the Government and the country he said: 'I'm truly sorry'.

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Cameron defends NHS boss

David Cameron has defended NHS boss Sir David Nicholson over the Francis Report findings into failings of the Mid-Staffordshire NHS Trust. Families have put pressure on the PM to sack Sir David.