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NHS reforms greeted

The chairman of the inquiry into the scandal at the Mid Staffordshire hospital trust has welcomed the government's response to his report - but warned that it will only be judged properly "over the next few months".

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Campaigner: 'Without accountability nothing will change'

Today the Government will issue their response to the findings of the Francis Report into the failings of the Mid Staffordshire Trust.

Cure the NHS founder Julie Bailey, whose mother died at the hospital said: "We need the person at the top of that system to be held to account and for him to tender his resignation today."

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