Record bill for Walsall Manor staff

Walsall Manor Hospital

The cost of temporary staff rose by more than £350,000 in just a month as Walsall Manor Hospital battled rising patient numbers and staff sickness.

Longer 999 journeys fear for patients

Ambulance staff will be sent on customer service courses

Ambulances will take up to 18 minutes to transfer patients who need emergency treatment from Cannock to Wolverhampton's New Cross Hospital, it has emerged.