Webcast: West Sussex County Council health overview and scrutiny committee

THE future of Southlands Hospital is one of the key areas discussed at West Sussex County Council’s health overview and scrutiny committee meeting today (Thursday, January 20).

Controversial elements of the plan include closing the popular orthopaedic Amber ward.

Maternity and stroke services will also be reviewed by the committee.

The meeting takes place in County Hall, West Street, Chichester, at 10.30am and the webcast can be watched by clicking on the external link to the top right of this story.

See the Thursday, January 20 edition of the Shoreham Herald for a special report about the consulatation into future services at Southlands Hospital.