CervicalCheck scandal: One year on, no signs of abating
Inside Politics: Former clinical director of CervicalCheck says she expressed concerns about Government’s plan for free out-of-cycle smear tests
Did Simon Harris announce the free smear-testing measure without consulting the national screening service? Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins
It has been nearly a full year since Vicky Phelan stood on the steps of the Four Courts and delivered an emotionally charged statement that would unearth a medical and political scandal.