Discussions are being held about the future of a hospital trust hit by a staffing crisis.
Morecambe Bay NHS had to close the special care baby unit in Barrow because of a shortage of staff. The consultant-led maternity service there was also shut.
It means some pregnant women could face a 100 mile round trip to Lancaster.
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