Court rules against Hunt on cuts

The Court of Appeal has ruled that Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt did not have the power to implement cuts at Lewisham Hospital in south east London.

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Government 'arrogant and foolish' to pursue Lewisham legal fight

Vicky Penner is a mother of three young children who has been involved in the campaign from the start. She said she was delighted by today's decision:

"We are thrilled that justice has prevailed for a second time. I was shocked that the Government was arrogant and foolish enough to carry on and try and bully through the closure of our excellent much-needed Lewisham Hospital."

Lewisham Hospital's A&E Unit Credit: Press Association

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