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Our NHS in such desperate peril should give us all sleepless nights

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“I have as many sleepless nights as you can possibly imagine thinking about what on earth we can do.”

Humza Yousaf there telling STV’s political editor Colin Mackay that if a health secretary doesn’t feel under pressure during times of such crisis then they have missed a memo.

At a few seconds under seven minutes, the interview was the chance for the crocked minister to get on the front foot (if he’ll forgive the expression) after a torrid week or two.

If he was hoping his stookie and scooter might elicit some sympathetic questioning from Mackay, he would have been disappointed to receive a fairly comprehensive pummelling.

However, the health secretary is nothing if not a consummate politician – not necessarily a compliment – and, looking his interrogator in the eye,........

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