GP opening hours scheme 'to benefit seven million patients'
Patients in England are finding out whether their GP surgery has been given funding to open for seven days a week.
New opening hours for some GP surgeries in England will benefit more than seven million patients, far more than originally planned, David Cameron says.
The prime minister announced the £50m GP Access Fund in October - and he now says a "great response" from surgeries means 1,147 will take part.
But the British Medical Association said nearly 7,000 practices would not receive any of the funding. Sarah Falkland reports.
14 Apr 2014
- From the section Health