A worryingly high number of frontline hospital, emergency services and transport staff are attacked every week across the UK, according to a report.

Some 65,970 frontline staff were physically attacked at work over a three year period, the report from the Greater London Authority (GLA) Conservatives said.

Reported by ITV News. You can read the full story here. 

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