Proposals to reduce paediatric services at the Friarage Hospital in Northallerton are to be discussed in detail.
The recommendation came in a report published by the Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby Clinical Commissioning Group last week.
More top news
Kate Haskell brings you Saturday night's forecast
Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union on Arriva Rail North (Northern) have walked out for 24 hours.
Researchers believe they are close to identifying Captain Cook's HMS Endeavour among a group of wrecks off the US east coast.