It seems we’ve been here before. This £82 million bailout comes after repeated assurances given to us by the Minister that Health Boards would break even.
The Minister also told the committee that three Health Boards may be allowed more at the end of the year through brokerage.
It shows that the government has simply not got a grip on the health service.
This time, the Minister has raided the capital budget to pay for this...
It’s becoming clear that there is a lack of financial planning and robust financial management as well, which will inevitable effect frontline services.
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Showers will spread in tonight but overall a dry week for most and staying mild.
An infant in one of the vehicles involved has been taken to Prince Charles Hospital with serious injuries.
A bright start with some sunshine, wind picking up later in the day and showers of rain on the way.