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Face veils in NHS hospitals to be reviewed

The government has called for a review of whether NHS staff in England should be allowed to wear full face veils.

Ministers say that face coverings can be a barrier to communicating with patients.

Danny Savage reports,

  • 19 Sep 2013
  • From the section Health
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