§ Mr. Jim Cunningham
To ask the Secretary of State for Health when she will announce her decision regarding the future of Coventry and Warwickshire hospital.
§ Dr. Mawhinney
This is a local matter for Coventry health authority. Coventry health authority has recently completed a consultation on the transfer of services from the Coventry and Warwickshire Hospital to the Walsgrave Hospital. As the local community health council agreed the health authority's proposals, the authority is free to begin implementing its plans. The hon. Member may wish to contact the chairman of the authority, Mr. A Guy, for details.