Stafford Hospital crime probe

A criminal investigation has begun into the death of a woman at scandal-hit Stafford Hospital, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) said today. Gillian Astbury died after slipping into a diabetic coma at the hospital in 2007.

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Partner: Stafford Hospital probe 'long-time coming'

The partner of Gillian Astbury, who died after slipping into a diabetic coma at the scandal-hit Stafford Hospital in 2007, told ITV News the criminal investigation into her death "has been a long-time coming".

Ron Street said what happened at the hospital was due to "several years of complacent mismanagement":

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