Inquest verdicts due over nursing home deaths

The relatives of 19 elderly residents of Orchard View care home on Copthorne, West Sussex, will hear the results of an inquest into their deaths today.

Orchard View care home in Copthorne, West Sussex. Credit: ITV News Meridian

A five-week inquest has scrutinised the levels of care received by the residents before they died.

The care home closed down two years ago, and has since reopened under a new name and management.

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Elderly deaths due to neglect

Neglect contributed to the deaths of five elderly residents at the Orchid View Care Home in West Sussex, a coroner ruled today.