Both children's heart surgery units which serve the Lincs FM area will close

The units in Leeds and Leicester are to shut following an NHS review

After months of campaigning the fight to save the children's heart units at Leeds and Leicester has failed.

An NHS review has concluded the number of children's heart units across the country will be reduced to seven.

That means those at Leicester and Leeds which has provided surgery for youngsters in the Lincs FM region will close.

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