Collapsed care provider Southern Cross was warned about failing standards in its homes as it prepared to float on the stock market, the BBC has learned.BBC News: Southern Cross inspections showed concerns over care
Documents seen by Inside Out summarise inspection reports from homes across the UK which list a series of concerns.
Blog: The rise and fall of the Southern Cross care home empire
Presenter Chris Jackson charts the rise and fall of the Southern Cross care home empire.BBC Chris Jackson: The rise and fall of the Southern Cross care home empire
Blog: Statements from former Southern Cross executives
In response to our special documentary charting the rise and fall of Southern Cross none of the former top level executives we feature agreed to be interviewed.BBC Chris Jackson: Statements from former Southern Cross executives
Their responses are featured in our programme but here are their fuller statements.
- Chris Jackson