PERFORMANCE: The foundation trust still had more than 100 patients who had been waiting over a year for treatment in June, although the figure had more than halved since March, commissioners have reported.

NHS Greater Manchester’s latest performance report shows that there were 108 patients who had waited more than a year for treatment at Central Manchester FT on 16 June, down from 234 in March.

The report said CMFT would be treating long-waiters over July and August.