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Clevedon Hospital Debate

Concerns over the future of Clevedon Hospital have been debated in the House of Commons. Plans for a new hospital were ditched earlier this year by health authorities.

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NHS trust says 'it's a real shame'

A local MP and the Health Minister have criticised North Somerset Primary Care Trust for scrapping plans for a new hospital in Clevedon. Liam Fox led a debate in the House of Commons and called the decision a 'shambles'.

Building was due to start on the 15 million pound facility in October, but the NHS Trust did a U-turn saying it was no longer financially viable.

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