On Air Early Breakfast Chris Williams | 5:00am - 7:30am

Ashford outlines medicine shortage mitigation

Minister responds to Tynwald queries

The health minister says his department continues to work to mitigate any medicine shortages post-Brexit.

David Ashford was asked about the DHSC's plans during today's extraordinary sitting of Tynwald.

He told the court dealing with shortages already happens because of numerous global issues which can interrupt supplies.

Mr Ashford said if things really got tight after the UK leaves the EU, the pharmacy at Noble's Hospital could be utilised: