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Complainant Name:
Mr Mark Beadle, the Chief Operating Officer of Chadwick Lodge Hospital

Clauses Noted: 1, 12

Publication: The People

Complaint:
Mr Mark Beadle, the Chief Operating Officer of Chadwick Lodge Hospital, complained that an article reporting the discovery of a package – which included two fireworks, a small gardening knife and a toy gun – on hospital premises was inaccurate and discriminatory towards mental health patients.

Resolution:
The complaint was resolved when the newspaper, which firstly published a clarification, amended its records to reflect the complainant’s concerns in order that his complaint could be taken into consideration in future.

Report: 70



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