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Ambulance handover delays outside hospitals in England have risen to their highest level since the start of the year, PA Media reports. PA says:

Some 28% of patients waited at least half an hour last week to be handed to A&E teams, up from 23% the previous week, according to NHS data.

Around one in eight (12%) patients waited over an hour, up from around one in 11 (9%).

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