Families in North Yorkshire say they're disappointed after losing their fight to keep services at the Friarage Hospital.
Paediatric and maternity services there will be scaled back.
The group of doctors who've made the decision say it's safer for patients to get the care at other hospitals.
More top news
The lottery winning rapist claimed the police were jealous of his lifestyle after he was convicted of resisting arrest
A decision will be announced on the fate of three GP surgeries in Hartlepool later.
The UK only managed to rank 20th on the World Economic Forum's (WEF) index of nations - a slide from 9th position in 2006.