MP: No announcement on heart unit is 'disgraceful'

The Conservative MP for Pudsey, Horsforth and Aireborough Stuart Andrew has tweeted:

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So no official announcement tonight re surgery. This is disgraceful. The poor families and staff

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Leeds heart unit talks continue

NHS England has insisted the children's heart unit at Leeds General Infirmary remains suspended pending a review, despite claims from two local MPs about a meeting on the issue. A ban on surgery was imposed over concerns about the numbers of deaths.