PERFORMANCE: Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust was picked out by the Care Quality Commission as performing below average for choice of hospital food in the inpatient survey.

The results of the 2012 national inpatient survey were published by the CQC earlier this month.

Dartford and Gravesham was among nine trusts identified by the CQC as performing “significantly worse than average” for question 22 – were you offered a choice of food?