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Current affairs programme, featuring interviews and investigative reports on a wide variety of subjects
The NHS is at the centre of a 'perfect storm'. Caught between huge increases in demand and the prospect of a projected £30 billion deficit - it faces a desperate fight for survival. Filmed over six months in Liverpool, this Panorama special reports from the frontline of the battle to save the NHS. It tells the moving stories of patients living in one of the unhealthiest areas in Britain whose 'long-term' and 'lifestyle' conditions are bringing the NHS to breaking point. And also of the healthcare professionals trying to save them whilst at the same time furiously battling to fundamentally change the way the system works.
She's been called 'The Most Dangerous Woman in Britain'. Nicola Sturgeon's party is riding high in Scotland, sending a tartan army of MPs to Westminster, but what will the SNP's electoral success mean for the rest of the UK? Panorama goes behind the scenes with Scotland's first minister to investigate the rise to power of the woman who holds the future of the union in her hands.