Leicester protest over children's heart surgery unit closure

Passionate pleas from protesters
Passionate pleas from protesters Credit: ITV Central News

Crowds are gathering in Leicester to protest over plans to move the children's heart surgery unit to Birmingham.

Campaigners set up stalls in Leicester
Campaigners set up stalls in Leicester Credit: ITV Central News

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Children's heart unit review

Plans to close three children's heart surgery units were suspended by Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt today. Addressing the House of Commons he said the review was based on "flawed analysis"