The Archbishop of York has visited the children's heart surgery unit in Leeds and called for the Health Secretary to intervene in the row over the suspension of congenital surgery. Operations have been halted after claims of high death rates, but surgeons in Leeds say the figures are wrong.
NHS England and the Care Quality Commission have confirmed that Children’s Heart Surgery Services at Leeds General Infirmary are safe.
Children's heart surgery is set to resume at Leeds General Infirmary after days of uncertainty over its future.
The Children's Heart Federation says the interests of management at the LGI have been "put ahead of critically ill children".