NHS spend £2m gagging staff

Tory MP Steve Barclay has called for Sir David Nicholson, chief executive of NHS England, to stand down following revelations hospitals have spent £2 million on more than 50 gagging orders preventing staff from speaking out.

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Tory MP: Money 'wasted' on silencing NHS staff

Speaking about the revelations that the NHS spent £2 million on more than 50 gagging orders, Conservative MP Steve Barclay - who is calling for NHS boss Sir David Nicholson to resign - said: "A lot of money seems to have been wasted silencing the very people we want to speak out."

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