Minister orders review into hospital food after more listeria deaths

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Fourth and fifth person die after outbreak that has affected sandwiches and salads

Two more people have died after eating pre-packaged sandwiches and salads linked to a listeria outbreak, taking the total number of deaths to five, Public Health England has said.

The health secretary, Matt Hancock, ordered a review of hospital food on Friday as he came under pressure from opposition MPs, who demanded that he make a statement to parliament on the scandal.

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