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Grantham A&E: Campaigners urge health trust to reject downgrade

Campaigners in Grantham are urging the local health trust to reject the recommendations of an independent review which says the town's A and E should be reclassified as an urgent care centre.

Grantham A&E Credit: ITV Yorkshire

The unit's been at the centre of controversy since the decision was taken to close it overnight last year because of a shortage of doctors. A report from the East of England Clinical Senate says it's time to recognise that the unit's role in health care has changed.