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NHS 'hiding' food dissatisfaction

Nearly half of all hospital patients are unhappy with the food they are offered, a group has claimed.

Nearly half of all NHS patients in England are unhappy with the food they are offered in hospital, a group has claimed.

The Campaign for Better Hospital Food says patient surveys contradict statistics from NHS Trusts, which routinely rate their own food highly.

Campaigners want mandatory standards introduced for hospital food, like those which already exist for prisons and schools.

Dominic Hughes reports.

  • 27 Aug
  • From the section Health