More than 130 doctors have been allowed to carry on working despite serious errors – including fatal diagnoses, botched ops and the sexual abuse of patients.

A Sunday Mirror investigation has uncovered shocking details in a series of Freedom of Information requests to the General Medical Council.

It found the GMC issued 134 ­warnings to doctors considered to have breached professional ­guidelines.

Reported by the Daily Mirror. You can read the full story here. 

I am a journalist and author. I am a staff writer at the UK edition of WIRED magazine and in 2015 my book, Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists, was published. I created FOI Directory in 2012.