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"

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Future of Glenfield heart unit to be decided today

More than 100,000 people signed a petition against the move Credit: ITV News Central

Campaigners against plans to close the children's heart surgery unit at Glenfield Hospital in Leicester will find out today if enough work was done to save it.

If the High Court rules in their favour it would mean the whole consultation process would have to start again.

Under new plans the only children's heart surgery unit for the whole Midlands would be at Birmingham Children's Hospital.

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