Northern Lincolnshire & Goole hospitals pest control costs among highest in country

Pest control costs at hospitals in Northern Lincolnshire and Goole were among the highest in the country last year, new figures show.

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals NHS foudation trust spent £37,000 treating infestations Credit: ITV News

The trust in charge of the region's hospitals spent £37,000 treating infestations.

Elsewhere, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals spent almost £17,000 after calling out pest control 167 times.

The Department of Health says trusts have a duty to keep hospitals clean.