1. ITV Report

Group calls for better standards in care homes

They say they face indifference, cover-ups and even criminal activity. A group has been launched in Sussex to help families whose loved ones suffer mistreatment in care homes.

It follows the deaths of five elderly people at the Orchid View home, and a continuing police investigation into another care provider in the county.

The National Care Association says most homes offer a high quality service, despite staff shortages and inadequate funding. Malcolm Shaw has our report.