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'Times are very desperate'

BBC News was given exclusive, unrestricted access to A&E for one week. This is the result.

BBC News has been given exclusive access to the Royal Blackburn Hospital - which was once in special measures but is now rated good.

Its A&E department receives more ambulances than any other in the north west of England. Ed Thomas has been speaking to staff and the patients they treat.

Correspondent: Ed Thomas; Producer & Director: Noel Titheradge; Camera: Steve Fildes; Edited by Ed Ram.

  • 06 Feb
  • From the section Health