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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Leicester MP to meet NHS chief executive in attempt to save Glenfield children's heart surgery

Leicester's Glenfield children's heart surgery is due to close after a reorganisation of national services Credit: PA

The MP for Leicester West, Liz Kendall, will today meet the Chief Executive of University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust and Glenfield clinicians in an attempt to save the children's heart surgery.

A High Court judge yesterday ruled that the national Safe and Sustainable consultation process was unfair and legally flawed following a challenge brought by campaigners.

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