FINANCE: Guy’s and St Thomas’ Foundation Trust is planning on receiving £13m in Project Diamond funding, the top-up payment NHS London makes to trusts that do a lot of specialist work.

A finance report said the trust was planning on receiving an increased amount of support from the strategic health authority this year.

The £1bn turnover trust received £8m in Project Diamond funding in 2010-11 and £6m in 2011-12.