PERFORMANCE: Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust is likely to fail targets for the numbers of C difficile and MRSA cases in this financial year.

The MRSA target is no more than 13 cases in a full year: the trust had had that number by the end of December and has had another case in January.

The C difficile target is 159 but by the end of December the trust had had 157 cases, with another 10 in January.