Mums on the march over maternity closures

Baby on protest march in Clacton
Baby on protest march in Clacton Credit: ITV Anglia

Mums and mums-to-be joined a march to protest at the temporary closure of maternity units in Clacton and Harwich. The hospital trust in Colchester says the closure is to cope with a shortage of midwives.

The trust's decision to close Clacton and Harwich units will be reviewed in mid June.

Mums on the march in Clacton
Mums on the march in Clacton Credit: ITV Anglia
Protestors march over closure of maternity units
Protestors march over closure of maternity units Credit: ITV Anglia

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