Calls for debate on heart surgery unit closure.

Monday, July 23rd 2012 01:00

People in Rutland join the protests.

There's calls for a parliamentary debate into a decision to close Glenfields children's heart surgery unit..

The facility's used by tens of thousands of people across the Rutland Radio region, and it'd mean patients would have to travel to Birmingham for treatment..

A protest is taking part in Leeds today, as the unit there is also under threat and is also used by people across the East Midlands.

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