Thousands march for Lewisham Hospital

Aerial view of thousands of protesters marching around Lewisham Hospital Credit: Lewisham Healthcare NHS Trust

Thousands of protesters marched around Lewisham Hospital this afternoon to demand that the Government withdraw plans to to scrap the hospital's A&E department, and downgrade its maternity ward.

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Protest for Lewisham A&E

Thousands of protesters from around the country will march today against proposals to scrap "high performing" Lewisham hospital's A&E department and downgrade its maternity ward.