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Hospitals in England declare 'major incidents'

The government has "betrayed patients", Labour leader Ed Miliband says, as the political row over the problems facing A&E units deepens.

Data for the last three months showed waiting times in England had dropped to their worst levels for a decade.

In the first prime minister's questions of 2015, Mr Miliband said the government's policies were the cause, but David Cameron hit back saying Labour was using the NHS as a "political football".

Hugh Pym reports.

  • 07 Jan 2015
  • From the section Health
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