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NHS Trusts

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 3:30 pm on 16th October 1991.

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Photo of Mr William Waldegrave Mr William Waldegrave , Bristol West 3:30 pm, 16th October 1991

What my hon. Friend says about his constituency's trust is true, and it is true in the case of many other trusts, too. That is not the only matter at which I looked. I considered the overall balance of benefit for the hospital, and it was by judging those matters in a wider round that I could approve so many trusts. The support in the case of my hon. Friend's trust was indeed widespread.