I’m greatful to Gregg Brain (!) for tweeting the above and to TuSC feeder Brenda Steele for simultaneously emailing it to me. Strength in numbers!

It’s clear and unsatisfactory such that the Scottish Health Secretary must get back to Hancock and call him out properly.

The Care Quality Commission is the independent regulator of health and adult social care in England. Scottish care homes cannot register with them and thus will be unable to order PPE from the stockpile referred to.