NHS patients are being charged “rip-off” fees of up to hundreds of pounds by private firms just to watch television during stays on hospital wards.

A Mirror investigation can reveal costs of up to almost £10 a day by one company.

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

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