A review has been launched today (November 7th) into the future of children's heart surgery.
Earlier in the year an announcement was made that Newcastle's Freeman Hospital would became a major surgical centre - removing the services from Leeds.
The review will see if the Safe and Sustainable proposals for changes to children's congenital heart services were the right decision and if the changes are needed.
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Junior Doctors across the region are set to go on strike this morning after talks with the Government failed to reach an agreement.
North Yorkshire County Council has decided that controversial proposals to close Eskdale School will now go to consultation.
A look ahead at the forecast for the Tyne Tees region.