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Trusts and health authorities have been warned to 'avoid political debate and speculation on the future direction of healthcare policy' in public in the run-up to local government, Scottish Parliament and Welsh Assembly elections on 6 May. In a circular, NHS chief executive Sir Alan Langlands also warns the health service to have guidelines in place for handling the media.

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