Send in the clowns: laughter really is the best medicine as clowns descend on a ward at Royal Alexandra Children's Hospital in Brighton.They had arrived - with their ringmaster - in the seaside town as part of Zippo's Circus UK tour.
Financial penalties are being lifted from high-profile standards including cancer and elective waiting times, so far without attracting much attention. How is this happening? And will it work, asks Rob Findlay
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