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Factually based drama about the true story of Julie Bailey, an ordinary woman from Stafford who blows the whistle on one of the worst scandals in the history of the NHS. After witnessing ... See full summary »

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Amanda Duke
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Credited cast:
Simon Armstrong ... Phillip Jones
Sian Brooke ... Julie Bailey
Lu Corfield ... Ruth
Georgie Glen ... Heather Wood
Sandra Huggett ... Nurse Botham
Sue Johnston ... Bella Bailey
Tamla Kari ... Helene Donnelly
Ranjit Krishnamma Ranjit Krishnamma ... Mr. Salim
Alex Macqueen ... Martin Yeates
Noof McEwan ... Mr. Mohindra
Amy Morgan ... Sammy Bailey
Jared Morgan ... Elderly Man
Tim Prior Tim Prior ... Councillor 2
Hannah Rae ... Laura
Elizabeth Rider ... Toni Brisby
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Factually based drama about the true story of Julie Bailey, an ordinary woman from Stafford who blows the whistle on one of the worst scandals in the history of the NHS. After witnessing the appalling neglect of her mother and other patients, Julie launches a local campaign group to expose the awful truth at Stafford Hospital. Despite local hostility, threats and intimidation she perseveres forcing a full Public Inquiry that results in recommendations to put the interests of patients first, right across the NHS. Written by Anon

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19 December 2019 (UK) See more »

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Filmed in and around Bristol. Julie's cafe is located in Westbury on Trym. See more »

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Harrowing but brilliant.
22 December 2019 | by evelynscottSee all my reviews

Truly moving and harrowing. This is a brilliantly acted and delivered television show that raises awareness about the scandal. It's something that should never be forgotten, and raises awareness of the quality of care.


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