Rita England and her husband Stephen
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Croydon University Hospital 'like a war zone'

Croydon University Hospital in south London declared an "internal major incident" which lasted several hours because of pressures on its A&E.

Pneumonia patient Rita England had to wait seven hours to see a doctor.

Her husband Stephen, a former paramedic, described the department as a "warzone".

Dr Onkar Sahota, Labour London Assembly member also appears in this report by BBC London's Nick Beake.

  • 07 Jan 2015
  • From the section London
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