§ Mr. Robin Cook
To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will list the hospitals he has visited since his appointment.
§ Mr. Kenneth Clarke
Since I was appointed I have visited on official ministerial visits:
- Cannock community hospital
- Bristol royal infirmary
- Southend hospital
- Royal Victoria infirmary, Newcastle
- Freeman hospital, Newcastle
I have also met many health service medical, nursing and other professional staff and also managers and chairmen.