Please could you disclose whether the hospital has had to purchase oversized mortuary fridges to better accommodate obese bodies since January 1 2014. – No.

If possible, please could you state the number of such fridges bought and installed for each calendar year: 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 until the date of this request, please? – N/A.

Lastly, please could you detail if you have taken any other moves to accommodate larger bodies in the hospital mortuary. – The Royal Surrey County Hospital mortuary has borrowed a cold blanket from another Trust to accommodate a larger body.

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