Secret film exposes care home failures
A series of shocking incidents in privately run residential nursing homes in Cornwall have been secretly filmed by the BBC.
The Panorama undercover filming shows one nurse saying she will give morphine to a resident "to shut her up" - an event described by an independent expert as "horrifying".
One of the homes, Clinton House in St Austell, is being closed.
The Panorama team raised safeguarding concerns with the local authority.
The Morleigh Group, which runs the homes, said it had already identified problems, and that it had always acted quickly to improve care when... read more
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