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Image caption Matt Hancock says he is "incredibly concerned" by the outbreak. A "root and branch" review of hospital food has been ordered by the health secretary after two more patient deaths were linked to an outbreak of listeria. Public Health England (PHE) confirmed on Friday the total number of deaths related to pre-packed sandwiches and salads had risen from three to five. It said all but one of the deaths happened more than a month ago. Products from the Good Food Chain - linked to the outbreak - have been withdrawn and production stopped. "I have been incredibly concerned by this issue and strongly believe that we need a radical new approach to the food that is served in our NHS," Health Secretary Matt Hancock said. Full story

15 June