Shares take another hit

Queen Alexandra Hospital in Cosham

Health trust that runs Queen Alexandra Hospital is rated as above national average for the environment it provides for patients

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Shares fell sharply for a second session in a row yesterday as fears over global economic currents were compounded by big declines for major blue-chip firms Vodafone and BG.

The FTSE 100 Index was off by more than 90 points after losing more than 100 on Friday - when investors had been spooked by the spectre of a crisis sweeping emerging markets.