The Operating Theatres Benchmarking Group is an expert group of NHS Theatre Mangers and team members; bringing together a wealth of knowledge and experience; discussing what matters in individual organisations and to the profession collectively on a day to day basis. Each meeting contains at least two key presentations from an external source. Staple agenda items include: Cost improvements and efficiency savings; MHRA Reports and Alerts; W.H.O. Checklists and Governance; Theatre Structures and scheduling; agency; etc.; Actual and potential Never Events;