Thousands march against hospital plans

Thousands have to turned out in Eastbourne today marching against plans that, they say, would see their local hospital downgraded. Managers say sharing services between the town and Hastings would bring massive improvements. Campaigners say it would cost lives. Andy Dickenson reports.


Big turnout for hospital protest

Thousands of people have turned out in Eastbourne on a a protest march against plans to change hospital services in East Sussex. Health bosses want to move some emergency services from Eastbourne or St Leonards.