A new report has revealed that a consultant was able to continue to work despite repeated complaints about him, because of a catalogue of missed opportunites.
Rob Jones worked at The Royal Cornwall Hospital for ten years and was investigated eight times.
More than fifty women have suffered ongoing health problems apparently because of his surgery. He's now resigned.
Steve Hardy reports:
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