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Newham hospital boss defends security after attack


The chief executive of a hospital is defending security after a terminally ill woman was left with serious injuries when she was attacked in her hospital bed.

Four other patients and two nurses were also assaulted at Newham University Hospital on Saturday night. BBC London's Marc Ashdown reports.


Man sectioned over Newham hospital attack

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